The Tri-County Obituary Project

Huerfano County, Pueblo County, and Las Animas County, Colorado.

The Tri-County Obituary Project Coordinator is Louise Adams .
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Shreve, Betty Jo
Betty Jo Shreve - Pueblo Chieftain - April 23, 2004 - Betty Jo Shreve, 77, passed away April 20, 2004. She is preceded in death by her husband, Paul L. Shreve; infant daughter, Janet Diane. Survived by children, Marilyn (David) Goertzen, Paulette (Michael) Menor, Sheryl (David) Ragsdale, Belinda Kalata; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Susan Shreve; also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Lifetime member of Boulevard Christian Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Pueblo Relay for Life, St. Mary-Corwin Hospital in memory of Betty Shreve through the funeral home. Viewing, 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 23, 2004, at the funeral home. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Saturday, April 24, 2004, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel with internment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Shreve, Ernest J.
Ernest J. Shreve – Albuquerque Journal - May 01, 2002 - Ernest J. Shreve passed away in his sleep on December 5, 2001 in the home of his niece, Lib Linton of Gautier, MS. He was born March 10, 1923. Ernie served in the US Marine Corps during WWII. He had previously lived in Pueblo, CO and Rio Rancho, NM before retiring from Keenan Supply and moving to Mississippi. Ernie was preceded in death by his parents, Lon and Myrtle Shreve; two sisters; one brother; and his loving wife, Ruth. He is survived by his son, Jerry and wife, Marilyn; granddaughters, Stacie and Christy; and one great-grandson; one brother, Bill Shreve of Salix, IA; three sisters, Nellie Sutton of Cortez, CO, Nola Kinsey of Amarillo, TX, and Hazel Cooper of San Manuel, AZ; and many nieces and nephews and lifelong friends. A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, May 3, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. in Vista Verde Memorial Park, Rio Rancho, NM with Military Honors being presented by the New Mexico Honor Guard. Arrangements by Vista Verde Memorial Park, Rio Rancho 892-9920.

Shrewsbury, Donna Mae
Donna Mae Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain - August 16, 2009 - Donna Mae Shrewsbury, 73, born Dec. 27, 1935, in Walsenburg, Colorado, passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 14, 2009, in Pueblo County, Colorado. Survived by her life companion, John Hall; sons, Dru, Tim (Shonna), Randy (Carol) and Lewis (Patti) Shrewsbury; daughter, Shawnee (Bennie) Koch; sister, Lucretia Novack; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Mary Kovach; two brothers; one sister; and the father of her children, Gene Shrewsbury. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2009, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Pastor Roman Ortiz officiating.

Shrewsbury, Floyd
Floyd Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain – November 14, 1969 - Floyd H. Shrewsbury, late of 417 W. 11th. Nov. 13, 1969 at a local hospital after a long illness. Brother of Mrs. Dorothy Keese, Farmington, N.M. Uncle of several. Attended Thatcher School and Centennial High School. Native of Pueblo. Retired clerk at YMCA. His father, Homer Shrewsbury, died in 1960. Services 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Davis Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Leo Schmidt, pastor of Westminster United Presbyterian Church, officiating, To Roselawn.

Shrewsbury, Gene
Gene Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain – January 8, 1991 - Gene Shrewsbury, 58 of 2 Meadow Lane, Coaldale, Colo., died Jan. 5, 1991, in the emergency room of the Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center, Salida. He is survived by his sons, George D. Timothy and Lewis, Coaldale; daughter, Shawnee, Salida; six grandchildren; brother and sister, Robert Shrewsbury and Sharon Gonzales, both of Colorado Springs. Leslie “Gene” Shrewsbury was born Nov. 17, 1932, in Pueblo. The son of Robert and Mabel (Savage) Shrewsbury, he attended Central High School in Pueblo, He was employed as a security guard for the Pueblo Police Department, CF&I, the Colorado State Hospital and the University of Southern Colorado. He was a member of the Pueblo Masonic Lodge no. 95 and the Silver State Lodge. He moved to Coaldale in 1987. His remains were cremated and a memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, at the Howard Community Church. There will be a family gathering at 5 p.m. at 2511 Driftwood in Pueblo. Arrangements were with the Clow Memorial Chapel, Salida.

Shrewsbury, Homer
Homer Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain – February 11, 1960 - Homer Shrewsbury, Services 2 p.m. Saturday, Davis Mortuary Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Charles Ellis, pastor of Bruner Park Evangelical United Brethren Church, officiating. At Roselawn, Masonic rites will be conferred by Silver State Lodge 95, AF&AM.

Shrewsbury, Mabel F.
Mabel F. Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain – August 18, 1967 - Mrs. Mabel F. Shrewsbury, lifetime Pueblo resident, late of 2625 Ontario, passed away St. Mary-Corwin Hospital Aug.17, following lengthy illness. Mrs. Shrewsbury was the daughter of the late Mr. And Mrs. David T. Savage, pioneer Pueblo resident. Preceded in death by her husband, Robert D. Shrewsbury, Oct. 20, 1966. Member Lake Avenue Baptist Church. Survivors include three children, Robert E. Shrewsbury, Colorado Springs, Gene Shrewsbury, Pueblo and Mrs. Sharon Dee Gonzales of the family home; two sisters and two brothers, Mrs. Sadie Kingsbury, Juneau, Alaska; Ernest Savage, Scappoose, Ore.; Mrs. Sylvia Burster, Medford, Ore. And Omar Savage, Pueblo. Two sisters-in-law, Mrs. Rose-Savage and Mrs. Nona Butler, both of Pueblo, Nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive. Service our chapel 11 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Harold A. Tuttle, pastor Lake Avenue Baptist Church, officiating. Interment Mountain View.

Shrewsbury, Nathaniel T.
Nathaniel T. Shrewsbury – Pueblo Chieftain – July 26, 1948, of 1231 Euclid, July 25. Husband of Mrs. Sallie Shrewsbury. Father of Neil, Alamosa. Grandfather of Karin Sue Brother of Homer Shrewsbury, Pueblo, and uncle of Bob Shrewsbury. Service announcements later. Nathaniel T. Shrewsbury - Pueblo Chieftain July 27, 1948 Nathaniel T. services Tuesday 2 p.m. Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. R.A Ragle will officiate. Interment Mountain View.

Shrewsbury, Sally C.
Sally C. Shrewsbury – Pueblo Chieftain August 4, 1983 - Service will be held Saturday, 10 a.m. in the Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Announcement later. Sally C. Shrewsbury. – Pueblo Chieftain – August 5, 1983 - Sally C. Shrewsbury, Pueblo resident from 1926 to 1980, Gunnison resident for the past three years, passed away Aug. 3, 1983, in Gunnison. Mrs. Shrewsbury is survived by a son, Neil Cox of Gunnison; two grandchildren, Neil Cox Jr. and Kelly Sue Ball, Jeremy Ann Cox; and a sister, Lecile Smith of Pueblo, She was a member of Lake Avenue Baptist Church. Service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, with the Rev. Harold R. Tuttle, pastor of Lake Avenue Baptist Church, officiating. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery.

Shriner, Robert D.
Robert D. Shriner - Pueblo Chieftain - February 07, 1999 - Robert D. Shriner of Pueblo passed away Feb. 5, 1999. Preceded in death by his loving wife of 41 years, Ollie Shriner in July 1992. Bob served in the Navy for 2 1/2 years, stationed in the Orient. He retired from the PDA in 1976. He then went on to start a printed circuit board business with his wife. He also wrote many articles for the QST Amateur Radio Magazine, which were published internationally. There will be no services at his request.

Shriver, Henry (Daughter of)
Daughter Shriver - Colorado Weekly Chieftain - January 17, 1878 - A little daughter of Henry Shriver, of this city, died yesterday. The funeral will take place this morning from the Catholic Church. See the death notice elsewhere under the proper heading. [No notice found]

Shriver, Russell R.
Russell R. Shriver - Pueblo Chieftain - May 09, 2002 - Russell R. Shriver, 40, passed away unexpectedly on May 7, 2002. He is survived by his wife, Cindy (Romine) Shriver; and his son, Jonathan Shriver, both of Pueblo West; stepson, Christopher Fennell, and grandson, Cobi, of Jacksonville, Fla.; parents, Harry and Mariann Shriver; sister, Patricia (Frank) Trujillo; brother, Roger Shriver; sister, Sara Sanchez; mother- and father-in-law, Maynard and Carol Hires; grandmother-in-law, Louise Jean; brothers-in-law, Scott (Lynnette) Romine and John (Lori) Romine; nieces and nephews, Rachel, Danielle, Jessica, Luke Romine, Danielle, Rosalie, Alex, Nathaniel Trujillo and Joseph Sanchez; great-niece, Alexis; and many cousins. Also survived by good friend, Tammy Moody, and her daughter, Amy. Russell worked at Target Distribution Center for 15 years. He enjoyed spending time with his wife and son and his extended family. He loved computers, reading and traveling. Russell will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Viewing will be from 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9; funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2002, both to be held at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. In lieu of food or flowers, donations may be made to a trust fund established at the Pueblo Government Agencies Federal Credit Union, 720 N. Greenwood, Pueblo, CO 81003, in Jonathan Shriver's name.

Shrock, Alvin M.
Alvin M. Shrock - Pueblo Chieftain - August 05, 2000 - Alvin M. Shrock, 88, of Pueblo, passed away Aug. 4, 2000. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years, Vergie, in 1979. Also preceded in death by parents; three sisters; and son-in-law. He is survived by children, Betty Alice Prigmore of Pueblo, Bill (Charline) Shrock of Pueblo, Lula Love of Texas, Joyce (Gene) Nix of Aurora, Colo. Also survived by 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Charles (LaNette) Shrock of Virginia; sister, Frances Ladd of Pueblo; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Alvin was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church. He retired from CF&I in 1974. Alvin was a lover of the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. Grandpa will be deeply missed. He was a dedicated family man who enjoyed time with his grandchildren. Visitation, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7, 2000, Rose Chapel. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery. Donations may be made in memory of Alvin Shrock to the charity of your choice.

Shrout, David Russell
David Russell Shrout - Huerfano World - November 19, 1992 - In Memoriam - In Loving Memory of David Russell Shrout, who passed away Nov. 19, 1978. - Verse - Sadly missed by Mother, Brother, Sisters and their families and all others who knew and loved you.

Shrout, Edward O.
Edward O. Shrout - Huerfano World - October 4, 1990 - Edward 0. Shrout 48, of La Veta died about 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, 1990, southwest of Blanca. Mr. Shrout, his son, Rodell and brother Jerry, had delivered a mobile home to be set. The mobile home slipped from blocks that Mr. Shrout was placing and fell on him. Born in Walsenburg Apr. 18, 1942, he was raised on La Veta Pass where his father, the late William E. Shrout, had a saw mill and timber business. He attended school in La Veta and was on the La Veta Redskin State Champion football team in 1959, the year he graduated from high school. After graduation, he worked a short time for Leone Construction Company. He began his own trucking company with his brother, Jerry and sister, Virginia. He expanded his business enterprises in 1981 when he purchased the Conoco oil distributorship from Lenzinis and renamed it Front Range Petroleum Inc., partnering with Fred and Myrna Falk. Mr. Shrout was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church of La Veta, Walsenburg Golf Association and the Petroleum Marketing Association of which he was a board member. Survivors include his wife, the former Sheryl Falk, their two children, Russell and Owen Shrout, all of La Veta; two children of a previous marriage, Sgt. Rodell Shrout, Ft. Riley, KS, and Shannon Shrout, Pleasanton, CA; his mother Virgie May Shrout, La Veta; a brother Jerry Shrout, La Veta; two sisters, Virginia May Peoples, La Veta Pass and Elsie Arnell, Elizabeth; father and mother-in-law, Fred and Myrna Falk, La Veta; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Funeral service and burial was Wednesday at the Shrout mountain home on La Veta Pass. Boies Almont was in charge of arrangements.

Shrout, William E.
William E. Shrout - Huerfano World - January 28, 1982 - Funeral services were held in La Veta Saturday for William E. Shrout, 88, of La Veta, who died Thursday, January 21, 1982, at Huerfano Memorial Hospital where he had been a patient since January 6. Mr. Shrout was born in Maryland June 1, 1893. He came to eastern Colorado in 1915. In 1936 he moved to La Veta and owned a saw mill on La Veta Pass. He married Virgie May Hines September 17, 1938. They lived on the Pass for 43 years and spent the winter months in La Veta. His survivors include his widow; two sons, Edward and Jerry Shrout of La Veta; two daughters, Virginia Thompson of Fowler and Elsie Arnell of Elizabeth; a sister Della Linscott, Chico, CA; 13 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A son, David, died in 1978. Funeral services were held at Baptist Church in La Veta, with the Rev. Mark Anderson officiating. Burial was on the Shrout property on La Veta Pass. Bois Almont was in charge of arrangements.

Shroyer, Grace Cook
Grace Cook Shroyer - Pueblo Chieftain - January 28, 2003 - Grace Cook Shroyer, age 76, passed away peacefully on Jan. 25, 2003 after a long battle with cancer. Grace was born the fourth of seven children on April 23, 1926 to James and Helen Cook. She grew up in the Boone, Colo. area, graduating from Boone High School in 1944. After graduation she traveled to Calif. to help her older sister Mary with her children. Grace ended up staying in the Los Angeles/ Ocean Park area working as a telephone operator and clerk for the next twelve years. During the Korean Conflict, Grace became pen pals with a certain Aviation Machinists mate named Daniel B. Shroyer. Following the war, Grace and Daniel met and on Sept. 27, 1952 were united in marriage at the First Baptist Church in Venice, Calif. This union was blessed with two sons, Kevin and Kenneth. Grace had been a resident of the Karval area for 37 years. She was known by all as a person willing to lend a helping hand. Grace enjoyed spending time with neighbors and friends and spoiling her grandchildren. Grace is survived by her two sons Kevin Shroyer and Kenneth and wife Cindie Shroyer of Cripple Creek, Colo. Two granddaughters, Brandie M. and Kara B. Shroyer or Cripple Creek, Colo. Two sisters, Mary M. Harris of Arlington, Wash., and M. Rose Kern of Missoula, Mont. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, neighbors, and friends. Grace was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers Loren and James, and sisters Jesse and Charlene. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2003 at 11a.m. at the Bucklen Cemetery at Karval, Colo. with Rev. Olga Hard, officiating. Memorials are suggested to the Donor's Choice. Love Funeral Home of Limon, Colo. was in care of arrangements.

Shrum, Alverine D.
Alverine D. Shrum - Pueblo Chieftain - August 08, 2005 - Alverine D. Shrum, 83. Born in Omaha, May 1, 1922. She was a crane operator and riveter at Martin Bomber Plant during WWII, where she also played on the bomber plant softball team. Married 51 years, partner with Robert Shrum in their architectural firm in Omaha and Pueblo. Pueblo West resident since the 1970Υs, she spent two years in Germany before returning to Omaha, Sept. 2004. On June 8, 2005, she died in the arms of her family. Preceded in death by her parents and two sisters; husband, Robert; grandson Jon E. Shrum. Survived by sister, Beverly Alger; son George Shrum (Jill); daughter Nina McMullen (Terry); daughter Nancy Zagorski (Jay); six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to VNA Hospice at 1941 S. 42 St. Omaha, Neb. 68105. Contact: Nancy Zagorski, Ramstein Air Base PSC 2, Box 7523, APO, AE 09012.

Shryack, Bernard Eugene
Bernard Eugene "Barney" Shryack - Pueblo Chieftain - December 03, 1998 - Bernard Eugene "Barney" Shryack, 90, of Pueblo, passed away Dec. 1, 1998, at his home in Pueblo. He was born Dec. 28, 1907, in McComb, Ill., to Horace Edwin and Lucy Belle Shryack. He graduated from Blandensville College with a degree in Electrical Engineering and began a career in Civil Service at Mare Island Naval Shipyard in 1938. In 1951, he and two other engineers were chosen for a top secret project and became America's first three nuclear engineers. Four years later the project was complete. The United States had the submarine and had the nuclear reactor- Barney's contribution was in combining the two. The outcome of his efforts was the launch of the first nuclear submarine in the United States - the Nautilus. Barney was also among the first civilians to test dive the Nautilus on its initial outing. He moved to Pueblo in 1968 after retiring from Civil Service. If having integrity were an art form, Barney would have been a Picasso. A quiet man with a shy grin, he enjoyed his fishing, his CB, and tinkering in his electrical workshop. He is survived by his two sons, Ronald Eugene Shryack and Richard Lee Shryack- seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. , 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, 1998, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the BPOE Elks Lodge No. 90 Endowment Fund.

Shubart, Anthony
Anthony Shubart - Durango Herald – August 17, 2006 - Longtime Durango resident Rudy Anthony Shubart died in Durango on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006. He was 89. He was born in Gordon to James and Frances Ferkovich Shubart on April 12, 1917. His father died when Mr. Shubart was 9 months old, and his mother died when he was 7. Mr. Shubart was raised by his maternal grandmother in Walsenburg until his teens, when he moved to Pueblo to live with his aunt and uncle, Steve and Isabell Ferkovich. After his uncle was transferred to a Safeway store in Leadville, Mr. Shubart graduated from Leadville High School and started his own employment with Safeway there. Mr. Shubart achieved the rank of captain in the Army and served in Europe during World War II. After the war ended, he returned to Colorado and his employment with Safeway. On July 10, 1943, Mr. Shubart married the woman his family called the "love of his life," Esther Santmeyer. She preceded him in death in March 2003. During his 40-year career at Safeway, Mr. Shubart worked as a meat cutter, meat-department manager and store manager at several of the chain's stores. His last assignment was Durango. Friends say he was known for his friendly smile and for his contributions to the community. Mr. Shubart was a member of the Rotary Club of Durango and the Durango Chamber of Commerce and served on the board of the La Plata County 4-H. Mr. Shubart is survived by his sisters, Ann Sudar of Walsenburg, and Irene Wilcox of Salt Lake City; aunt Mary Connelly of Denver; longtime caregiver Bonnie Tankin of Bayfield; and numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, and cousins. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2006, at Hood Mortuary Chapel. Deacon Myron T. Darmour will officiate. The cremains will be buried at Roselawn Cemetery in Pueblo. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to hospice or the charity of your choice.

Shubart, Esther M.
Esther M. Shubart - Pueblo Chieftain - April 03, 2003 - Esther M. Shubart, 88, died Saturday, March 29, 2003, at Four Corners Health Care Center in Durango, Colo. A memorial and inurnment of cremated remains service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 4, 2003, Roselawn Cemetery with Rev. Alex Howard officiating. Cremation will occur at Hood Mortuary Crematory in Durango. Mrs. Shubart was born June 6, 1914, in Birmingham, Ala., the daughter of Harry and Esther Santmayer. She was a valedictorian graduate of Central High School, class of 1934. She attended the University of Alabama for two years and Colorado State University for two years. She was a secretary for the Pueblo Chamber of Commerce for many years. She and her husband moved to Durango in 1958, where she was active in the Reading Club, Durango Garden Club and the Community Concert Club. She is survived by her loving husband, Rudy Shubart.

Shubert, James P.
James P. "Jim" Shubert - Pueblo Chieftain - September 28, 2004 - James P. "Jim" Shubert, 79, passed away Sept. 26, 2004. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church, and an honorary member of the Rocky Mountain Tractor-pulling Association. He served in World War II, in the United States Army, 514th Field Artillery Battalion and received the EAME Campaign Medal with four bronze stars. Jim served in Northern France, the Battle of the Bulge and in Germany. He is survived by his wife, Janell Shubert, Pueblo; son, Alan (Annette Corder) Shubert, Pueblo; sister-in-law, Wilma Caswell (Bill), Sunset, Texas; nieces, Betty Davis, Desoto, Texas, Susie Jolson, San Jose, Calif., Donna (Carl) Rosignal, Breckenridge, Texas, Teresa (Mike) Kelly, Wichita Falls, Texas, Nancy Caswell, Bowie, Texas; nephews, Bruce (Anita) Gillespie and David (Becky) Gillespie, both of Breckenridge, Texas; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews. Visitation, 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, and 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, at the funeral home. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Thursday, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may make contributions in Jim's memory to Sangre de Cristo Hospice.

Shue, Gertrude Mary
Gertrude Mary Shue - Pueblo Chieftain - October 19, 1999 - Gertrude Mary Shue, 72, passed away Oct. 17, 1999. Preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Edward Shue. Survived by her daughters, Sheena (Dennis) Dallas, Boulder, Sharron Shue Weiss, Pueblo, and Molly (Bernard "Smitty") Smith, Salinas, Calif. Grandmother of Thomas F. Duran, Adele Aguilar, Michelle Espinoza, Shane Sheppard and Beatrice Miller. Also survived by four great-grandchildren and four step great-grandchildren. Also preceded in death by brothers, Samuel Vardeman and Thomas Vardeman. Visitation, noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Church of God, 528 W. Abriendo. Interment, 1 p.m. Friday, Bond Family Cemetery, Bond, Colo. Contributions may be made to the First Church of God Memorial Fund.

Shue, John F.
John F. Shue - Pueblo Chieftain - March 02, 2006 - John F. Shue, born May 25, 1922, in Atchison, Kan., went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Feb. 28, 2006, in Pueblo, Colo. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Frances C. Shue; children, Margie (Theo) Borden of Stratton, Colo., John C. (Lynda) Shue of Pueblo, Colo., Bill (Dona) Shue of Craig, Colo., Charlotte (Larry) Stivers of Mount Olive, Ill. Also survived by 10 grandchildren (and five step-grandchildren), 22 great-grandchildren, (and six step-great-grandchildren); one sister, Helen Sloan of Orangevale, Calif.; and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by four brothers, Ernest, Lawrence, Tom and Floyd; sister, Louise Branson; and a grandson, Travis Shue. John enlisted in the U.S. Navy on Dec. 8, 1941; he was wounded in the Coral Sea Battle and received an Honorable Discharge. John married Frances Thompson on Oct. 3, 1944, and began his ministry in Center, Colo., in 1952. Their ministry of 54 years included service to congregations in the states of Colorado, Oregon and South Dakota. John's life was dedicated to preaching, teaching and loving others into the Kingdom of God. Even on his death bed at Pueblo's St. Mary-Corwin Hospital, he was used to lead his precious cousin and friend to the Lord. "Well done thou good and faithful servant you have fought a good fight and finished the race. Enter into my presence and receive my Glory." Visitation, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2006, First Church of God, 528 W. Abriendo, Pueblo, Colo., with Pastor Danny Bryant officiating. Burial, 1 p.m. Saturday, March 4, 2006, McCoy, Colo., Community Cemetery.

Shue, Travis William
Travis William Shue - Pueblo Chieftain - December 30, 2003 - Travis William Shue, went to be with his Lord and Savior and friend, Jesus Christ, on Dec. 28, 2003, after a lengthy illness. Travis was born in Portland, Ore., on June 20, 1970 to John C. and Lynda Shue of Pueblo, who survive. Travis is also survived by his brothers, Rev. John K. (Marcia) Shue and twin Justin (Julie) Shue of Pueblo and sister, Teresa (Daniel) Williams of Garland, Texas, niece, Michelle Williams, nephews, Sean Williams, Cody, Tadd and JT Shue and grandparents Rev. John F. and Frances Shue and Dorothy Riggenbach-Keith and a host of relatives and friends who loved him. Travis was preceded in death by his grandfather, Kenneth Riggenbach. Travis graduated from Pueblo County High in 1988 and attended USC. He was an honorary Board Member of Dream Weavers of Southern Colorado. Services will be held Dec. 31, 2003, 11a.m. at First Church of God, 528 W. Abriendo, conducted by Rev. Danny Bryant and Rev. John K. Shue. Interment will be at Imperial Gardens in Pueblo. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to First Church of God Travis Shue Scholarship Fund or DreamWeavers of Southern Colorado.

Shugart, Ronald E.
Ronald E. Shugart - Pueblo Chieftain - August 02, 1998 - Ronald E. Shugart, 71, of Pueblo and Cripple Creek, passed away July 30, 1998, in Cripple Creek. Survived by his loving wife, Doris Shugart, of the family home- son, Steve of Pueblo- daughter, Rhonda Van Pelt of Colorado Springs- brother, Boyd- and numerous relatives and many friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Susan Beatrice (Lee) Shugart- his brothers, Marvin and Keith- and sisters, Marjorie and Rachel. Mr. Shugart was born March 14, 1927, in Fort Morgan, Colo., and was raised in Canon City, Colo. He retired from CF&I Steel Mill after 34 years and was an engineering consultant, teacher at Pueblo Community College and amateur surveyor. He served in the Navy from 1948 to 1952 and retired from the Naval Reserve as a senior chief, one of the first two men in the nation to earn that rank. Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 1998. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel, with Rev. Wayne Ward officiating. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Mount Pisgah Cemetery, Cripple Creek, Colo. In lieu of food and flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions to be made to the American Cancer Society through the funeral home office.

Shuler, Belle
Belle Shuler - Pueblo Chieftain - July 12, 2006 - Belle Shuler, 72, passed away July 8, 2006. Survived by her children, Lynda (Jerry McConnell) Loney of Granite Falls, Wash., Gregory (Bonnie King) Caudle of Sacramento, Calif., and Sue (Robert) Di Pietro of Pueblo; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Richard Shuler, in 1996. Belle was born to Verna and Willie Caudle on April 4, 1934, in Brady, Texas. She was a secretary for King Soopers, retiring in 1995. Per her request, there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Graveside service, 1 p.m. Thursday, July 13, 2006, Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive guests at 3521 Delano Court after the graveside service. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to the Pueblo Community Health Center through Montgomery & Steward.

Shuler, Susanne
Susanne Davis Shuler - Huerfano World - December 10, 1992 - Susanne Davis Shuler, 93, died in Scottsdale, AZ, Memorial Hospital Dec. 3, 1992, following a brief illness. Born June 26, 1899 to Thomas and Apollonia Davis, she lived for many years in the Rock Island, IL, and Davenport, IA, area. She married Charles Shuler Jr. Sept. 12, 1925 in Rock Island. He died in 1984. They owned the Singing River Ranch on the Upper Huerfano from 1939 to 1972, and had lived in Scottsdale since that time. She was instrumental in helping to get the road from Gardner to Walsenburg paved. Survivors include a daughter, Susie Klokner, Phoenix, AZ; two sons, Dave Shuler, Bend, OR, and Barry Shuler, Redwing; seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Cremation. Memorial service will be held at Broadway Presbyterian Church in Rock Island at a later date.

Shultis, Martin
Martin Shultis – Telluride Daily Journal – November 18, 1899 – Martin Shultis, a pioneer of Ouray, died in the Pueblo insane hospital a week ago today.

Shultz, Charles
Charles Shultz - Fort Collins Weekly Courier - April 20, 1917 – Chas. Schultz Dies In Insane Asylum—Word was received here this morning of the death of Charles Schultz in the State Hospital for Insane at Pueblo. He died yesterday. Schultz was taken from a rooming house on February 5, 1915. He was violent and feared that he would be attacked and insisted he was pursued. The disposition of the remains was left with the county officials.

Shultz, John M.
John M. Shultz – Record Journal of Douglas County – September 25, 1908 – John M. Shultz, a Colorado pioneer and for many years a resident of Pueblo, died Sunday at his home near Ordway as the result of an accidental gun shot wound.

Shumaker, Janice L.
Janice L. Shumaker - Pueblo Chieftain - December 21, 2004 - Janice L. Shumaker, 67, passed away Dec. 18, 2004. Survived by her husband, DeWayne Shumaker; children, Kristy (David) Hedie of Elizabeth, Colo., and Cheryl (Kevin) Arkola of Blackville, W. Va.; brother, Jerry (Susie) Christie of Pueblo; and three grandchildren. Graveside service, 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mountain View Cemetery. Please use Beulah entrance.

Shumaker, Woodrow W.
Woodrow W. Shumaker - Pueblo Chieftain - March 12, 1987 - Woodrow W. Shumaker, 73, passed away March 10, 1987. Mr. Shumaker is survived by his wife, Pat Shumaker of Pueblo; two daughters, Betty (Sam) Pannunzio of Seattle, Wash., Carol Gregory of Pueblo; three grandchildren; one sister, Margaret Greenlee of Denver; brother-in-law, Charles Hackworth; sister-in-law, Darlene Hackworth; and Lance and Jennifer Hackworth, all of Pueblo. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Shumaker was born on April 13, 1913, in Pueblo, and was a lifetime resident of Pueblo. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp as a corporal. Later he was employed by School District 60 in maintenance until his retirement. Mr. Shumaker was an elder of the Church of Christ. Visitation hours from noon until 8 p.m. today at Imperial Funeral Home. Service, 10 a.m. Friday, March 13, 1987, at Imperial Chapel with Robert Russell officiating. Interment will be at Mountain View Cemetery. Military honors will be performed at the gravesite by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Family will receive friends at Imperial Reception Hall following interment.

Shumard, Richard E.
Richard E. Shumard - Pueblo Chieftain - December 31, 2000 - Richard E. Shumard, 49, a former resident of Pueblo, departed this life on Dec. 26, 2000, after a long battle with cancer. Preceded in death by brother, Mike; and grandparents, Bill and Edna. Survived by his wife, Linda; daughters, Chris (Bob) and Kathy of Plato, Mo.; son, Randy (Robyn), U.S. Army, Kosovo; grandson, Casey; brothers, Dave (Joan), of Lawrenceville, Ga., Ron (Kathy), of Augusta, Kan., Larry (Gayle), of Fort Wayne, Ind., Kevin (Diane), of Pueblo, Billy (Jenny), of Broken Bow, Neb.; mother-in-law, Jane (Dan) Payne, of Pueblo; nephews, Todd, Damon, Blair and Christopher (Jackie); nieces, Stacy (Brett), Farrah, Samantha, Lindsey, Mandy and Laura (Joe); as well as many uncles, aunts and cousins. Richard served in the U.S. Army and will be missed by many friends in the Pueblo area. Viewing, 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2001, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel and 9-9:45 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2001, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1411 Fortino Blvd. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2001, at the church. Interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 720 N. Main, or a hospice of choice.

Shumway, E. E.
E. E. Shumway - Huerfano World - January 17, 1991 - This Week in Walsenburg History - 1914: Died, E.E. Shumway, president and general manager of the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company.

Shure, Mary E.
Mary E. Shure - Pueblo Chieftain - December 20, 1987 - Mary E. Shure, 82, late of 2912 Azalea, passed away Dec. 19, 1987, at a local hospital. Survived by her sons, William R. Shure and Roy L. (Ila Mae) Shure, both of Pueblo; grandchildren Michael (Karen), Sandra, both of Pueblo, Catherine and Lorene, Las Vegas, Nev., three great-grandsons; brothers Frank Zupancic, William (Alleen) Zupancic, Louis (Rose) Zupancic, Frederick Zupancic, John (Helen) Zupancic and Rudolph (Velda) Zupancic, all of Pueblo, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Michael J. Shure, two brothers and one sister. Please omit food and flowers. Service 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth A. Fineran, Faith United Methodist Church officiating. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Family may be contacted at 2912 Azalea.

Shurtz, James Lawrence
James Lawrence Shurtz – Colorado Weekly Chieftain – January 24, 1878 – Died on the upper Greenhorn, on Friday the 11th, of fever, James Lawrence, son of Samuel R. Shurtz, Esq., aged about four years. Colorado Weekly Chieftain – January 24, 1878 – Greenhorn, January 12. - … Our fellow citizen Samuel R. Shurtz had the misfortune to lose a bright, intelligent little boy of four summers recently. His many friends sympathize with him and his family in their bereavement.

Shustar, John F.
John F. Shustar - Pueblo Chieftain - April 10, 1986 - John F. Shustar, Denver, formerly of Pueblo, passed away April 8, 1986. Graveside service 2 p.m. Thursday, Roselawn Cemetery.

Shustar, Mary L.
Mary L. Shustar - Pueblo Chieftain - January 24, 2000 - Mary L. Shustar, went to her rest in the arms of God on Jan. 22, 2000. Born Aug. 3, 1907, she was the daughter of Joseph Shustar and Josephine Miklic Shustar. She was a Pueblo resident her 93 years. Preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph, Frank, John, Edward and Stanley; and sisters, Pauline and Angela. Mary attended St. Mary's School and Pueblo Central High School. She was a seamstress by vocation and worked at Dincler's. Mary is survived by nieces, Shirley L. McIntyre, Pueblo, Eileen G. (Robert) Comiskey, Greeley, Colo.; Florene Raitano, Dillon, Colo.; and nephew, John (Sandy) Shustar of Zanesville, Ohio. Several great-nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. Rosary, Monday, 7 p.m., George McCarthy Funeral Home. Funeral Mass, Tuesday, 10 a.m., St. Mary Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Shybut, Olga
Olga Shybut - Pueblo Chieftain - September 15, 2001 - Olga Shybut, 90, of North Platte, Neb., died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2001, at Centennial Park Retirement Village. She was born Oct. 10, 1910, in Dunajcyce, Belarus, where she was raised and educated. She married Theodore Shybut and in 1949 they came to the United States, setting up residence in Pueblo, Colo., where she continued as a homemaker. Mrs. Shybut was a member of St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Church in Pueblo. Survivors include a daughter, Luba Campbell, R.N., of Beulah, Colo.; two sons, Dr. John Shybut of North Platte, Neb., and Dr. George (Rebecca) Shybut of Cincinnati, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and her son-in-law. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Church, with burial at Roselawn Cemetery.

Shyne, George R.
George R. Shyne - Pueblo Chieftain - February 14, 2003 - George R. Shyne, 93, of Pueblo passed away Feb. 11, 2003. He was born in Pueblo on Oct. 25, 1909. He is survived by his sons, Nick (Merle) Shyne and George Shineovich; grandchildren, Lynn, Bonnie, George Jr. and Sondra; great-grandchildren, Daniel, Hannah, Ryan, Kayla, Casey, Tiffany, Chris and Nick. Also survived by his great-great-granddaughter Brittney. He was deeply loved and appreciated by all who knew him. Funeral Service will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, at T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel with interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens.

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