Charles (Charlie) Fitzsimmons died unexpectedly of natural causes at his home in Evergreen at the age of 56. Charlie was the fifth of nine children in his family, born to Terrence and Barbara Fitzsimmons. He was born in Leadville, and moved to Evergreen when he was nine years old.

Jim Saunders passed away on Feb. 23 after an extended battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was born on August 20, 1943. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Helen Saunders; his brother Richard Saunders; and his mother-in-law Peg Moschel.

Kenneth D. Yeager, born to Dick and Mary Yeager in Durango, Colorado on May 8, 1941, passed away in Pueblo on Feb. 2, 2020.

Eileen Iris Masterson, 85, passed away on February 10, 2020, at the home of her daughter, Karla, in Canon City. She was born on September 7, 1934, in Leadville to John and Bessie Murray, the sixth of nine children.

Sidney G. Peckman, loving son of Viola E. Bowman and the late Eldon H. Peckman passed away peacefully Feb. 19th, 2020, at age 63.

Eileen Iris Masterson, 85, passed away on February 10, 2020, at the home of her daughter, Karla, in Canon City, Colorado. She was born on

Ralph “Skip” Selby: father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away in Apache Junction, Arizona, due to natural causes on January 18, 2020.

Cedaredge resident, Kenneth Allen Reasoner, passed quietly Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 at his home. He was 89 years old.

Faye “Bud” Marion Haulman, 92, of Leadville, died in his home on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, from natural causes.

Dr. George John Smith, Colonel, U.S. Army, 56, passed away suddenly, taking his own life at his home in Pampa, Texas, on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019.

David L. Lykins of Trenton, Nebraska, passed away Dec. 29, 2019.

Bruce William Martinez, 61, of Pueblo, formerly of Leadville, died on Dec. 25, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Doris C. Grasmick, born Doris C. O’Leary on March 2, 1947, in Leadville, passed away on Nov. 2, 2019, in Colorado Springs, while surrounded by family and friends.

Jack Joseph Panek passed away suddenly on Dec. 15, 2019, at his home in Gunnison. He was born to Emil and Suzanne Panek on Sept. 30, 1953, in Cheyenne, Wyo.

Nancy A. Stepisnik, 85, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, in Hotchkiss.

Gerald F. Luoma of West Palm Beach, Fla., passed away with his children by his side on Dec. 9 at the age of 79 after a short battle with cancer.

Chris Charles Harnish was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, on Dec. 11, 1939, to Evelyn Vera Jurgens and Ivan Henry Harnish. He lived the first years of his life in Nebraska and Wyoming, moving to Climax in 1948. After graduating from Max Schott High School in Climax, he entered the United Stat…

Arlon Dean Routh, 93, of Leadville, passed away on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28, in Northglenn.

Services for Berlin (Alires) Petitt will begin with the Rosary at 6 p.m., Dec. 13, at St. Joseph Church in Leadville followed by a Mass of Christian Burial on Dec. 14 at 10 a.m.

William (Bill) E. Cannon, 72, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 28, at his home in Leadville.

Tony J. Mascarenaz, 88, of Leadville, died on Nov. 15 in Loveland.

George Francis Fields passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 10, at the age of 92. He was born Aug. 17, 1927, in Salida.

Virginia Bryan passed away peacefully at the age of 96 in her home in Windsor on Oct. 23.

Roger L. Thurk joined his brother, Duane Thurk, in heaven on November 7, 2019, at the age of 59. Roger is survived by his mother, Ruth Brown-Miles of Canon City, Colo.; his brother, Peter DeShong of Canon City, Colo.; his sister and brother-in-law, Mabel and Larry Bogeart of Leadville, Colo.…

Herman E. Fernandez was born on July 11, 1939, to Ben and Teresa Fernandez in Vadito, N.M.

Herman Fernandez, 80, of Leadville, passed away on Monday Oct. 21, in Leadville.

Bruce Richard Cecil of Leadville died on Sept. 20 at Life Care Center of Evergreen.

Joseph Lloyd Sheffield was born Dec. 2, 1947, in Leadville, to John O. Sheffield and Sylvia Mae Ossman. He died Oct. 4 at his home in Denver.

A celebration of the life of Eddie Cline will take place at the Manhattan Bar, 618 Harrison Ave., on Friday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m. Cline died in March of this year.

A Funeral Mass for Robert Kendrick, who died July 28, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Leadville with Father Leo Smith and Father Michael Kerrigan as celebrants.

Howard Stanley Young was born Jan. 20, 1939, in Carney, Kansas, the fifth of six children born to Mildred Shaw and Luther Roy Young.

Bobby Stamps, 45, of Leadville, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, in Leadville.

Michael Lee Williams passed away at his home in Monte Vista on Aug. 20 at the age of 48.

Margaret M. “Peggy” Dice, 97, of Salida, passed away on Monday Sept. 2, at Heart of The Rockies Regional Medical Center.

Margaret M. “Peggy” Dice, 97, of Salida, passed away on Monday Sept. 2, at Heart of The Rockies Regional Medical Center.

William Eric Sjoden, 81, was born on Dec. 31, 1937, to Robert John and Catherine Cooks Sjoden in Leadville. He died in Montrose on Aug. 23.

Dennis Alires passed away on Aug. 24 in Magna, Utah.

Larry Humphreys passed away peacefully on July 18 at age 76.

Ilene R. Swentzell passed away in Denver on August 8 at the age of 91.

Darlene T. Savoren,born Sept. 4, 1946 in Leadville, passed away peacefully on July 31 at the Columbine Manor in Salida.

Robert Kendrick was born in Leadville Aug. 12, 1930. He passed away July 28.

Darlene T. Savoren was born Sept 4, 1946, in Leadville and passed away peacefully on July 31 at the Columbine Manor in Salida.

Joseph Scott Griego passed away on Saturday, July 27, after battling cancer, surrounded by his family.

Dale Albert LaSart, former resident of Leadville, passed away July 22 at the Clinton House Nursing Home in Frankfort, Ind., following a long battle with dementia. He was 94.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, July 14, for Diana Slifka at the Leadville Grill, 717 Elm St.

A Celebration of Life for Ann Marie Seme will be held at the Elks Lodge on Saturday, July 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. In her memory, those attending are asked to wear purple, her favorite color.

Jean Marie Bauer, 69, of Nathrop, passed away on Thursday June 27, at Heart of The Rockies Regional Medical Center.

Joe G. Maestas passed away in Grand Junction on May 30. He was 82 years old.