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|James W. Elston - February 24, 2014|
James W. Elston passed away at his residence in Syracuse on February 24, 2014 at the age of 63. As the second of four children, Jim was born in Syracuse, Kansas to parents James and Naomi (Stinchcomb) Elston on October 1, 1950. The family maintained a farm north of Kendall, KS.
James graduated from Syracuse High School in 1968; Colby Community College in 1970 and from Fort Hays State University with a Bachelors in Business Administration...
|George "Al" Stoker - February 19, 2014|
George Alfred Stoker, affectionately known as "Al" passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Bent County Health Care in Las Animas at the age of 80. He was born July 21, 1933 in Las Animas, CO to Raymond A. Stoker and E. Doris (Haufel) Stoker. Al had 4 siblings: Eleanor (Jack) Ashcraft of Las Animas, CO; Leland (Donna) Stoker of Burlington, CO; Clyde (Jan) Stoker of Nampa, ID; and Patty (Johnny) Miller of Cheraw, CO.
Al was widely known in...
|June Ardelle Allison - February 18, 2014|
June Ardelle (Eastburn) Allison was born on June 9, 1925 in Arnold, NE to George and Ollie (Tinsley) Eastburn. She passed away on February 18, 2014 at Prowers Medical Center in Lamar, Colorado at the age of 88.
June was a contortionist and performed at the Republican and Democratic Conventions. She enjoyed singing and dancing. June was a member of the First Baptist Church and Rebekah Lodge.
June is survived by her children, David Defino...
|Lola L. Rogers - February 10, 2014|
Lola Rogers passed away Monday, February 10th at her Las Animas home surrounded by family members after battling three bouts with cancer and other health problems. She was born in Wray, Colorado on July 23, 1936 to Pierce and Cleo Doyle Garton. She and her family moved to Las Animas in 1976.
Lola was a kind, generous, and hard-working lady who flourished in her role as a mom, grandmother, great grandmother, and rancher's wife. Her greatest joy...
|Barbara Jean Mills - February 9, 2014|
Barbara Jean (Smith) Mills, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend, passed away peacefully surrounded by those who love her dearly, at her home on February 9, 2014.
Barbara, affectionately known as "Sis" or "Bobby", was born on October 9, 1953 in Las Animas, Colorado to Samuel H. and Lilly D. (Coleman) Smith. She was the second daughter of 5 children. She grew up in Las Animas on her parent's dairy farm and would...
|Willie D. Jackson - February 6, 2014|
Willie Daniel Jackson was born on September 2, 1929 in Sayer, OK to Daniel Morgan and Esther Lowrance Jackson. He passed away on February 6, 2014 in Fowler, Colorado at the age of 84.
As a child who grew up during the depression, Willie sometimes stayed with uncles and aunts in Oklahoma and Colorado as his father worked many different places. His mother died at an early age. As a teenager Willie decided to quit school so he could work. He...
|Dorothy Wagner - February 3, 2014|
Dorothy Fern (Barber) Wagner was born on May 24, 1922 in Amorita, Oklahoma to Ruthburn and Alpha A.(Lile)Barber. She passed away on February 3, 2014 at her daughter's home in Lamar, Colorado at the age of 91.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Donna Guido and husband, Michael of Lamar, CO, Barbara Oberly and husband, John of Sioux Falls, SD, David Wagner and wife, Shari of Holly, CO, Rebecca Wagner of Fort Lupton, CO, Ronda Scranton and...
|Clifford L. "Speck" Stuart - January 30, 2014|
Clifford Lawrence Stuart was born on December 30, 1923 in Wiley, Colorado to Clifford P. and Maude D. (Miller) Stuart. He was the sixth of seven children. He passed away on January 30, 2014 in Las Animas, Colorado at the age of 90.
Clifford, affectionately known as "Speck", attended school in Wiley until he was in the 10th grade. On Thanksgiving Day in 1935 he met Alice Lirley. In 1940 he decided to go to Westcliffe to work for Kettle...
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