April 23, 1959 - - February 18, 2017
On February 18, 2017, those who love Lynette “Skeeter” Aragon, lost her to our Lord and Savior. A lifetime resident of Canon City, Lynette was born April 23, 1959 to Jack and Louise Aragon. She was a fun-loving, energetic person who was always willing to help whomever she could.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father; two sisters, Gloria, Irene; and the love o ...
April 20, 1932 - - February 17, 2017
Glennis Pearl (Hess) Fourtner, of Canon City, passed from this life on Friday, February 17, 2017, at the age of 84. Glennis was born April 20, 1932 to Martin V. and Etta Pearl (Carbiener) Hess at Johnson, Kansas, where she spent her early years. When Glennis was about four years of age, her mother passed away. Her father later moved the family to Canon City, where he married ...
June 29, 1930 - - February 16, 2017
Willie Dean Prilliman , 86, of Cañon City, died February 16, 2017, at home, surrounded by family.
He was born on the family homestead on June 29, 1930, in Sumner County, KS, to Mabel C. Gooden Prilliman Dickson of Cañon City and William B. Prilliman of Kansas. He moved to Cañon City in 1947. Later that same year he joined the US Navy where he served on the USS Rupertus, US ...
May 09, 1929 - - February 15, 2017
Mario P. DiNardo went to be with his Lord and Savior on February 15, 2017. A lifetime resident of Canon City, Mario was born May 9, 1929 to Ubaldo and Marietta (DiRito) DiNardo and graduated from the Holy Cross Abbey in 1949.
In 1941, at the age of 12, Mario and his twin brother, Albert, along with their father, started making their famous cherry delight, apple and grape cider ...
December 06, 1925 - - February 15, 2017
July 10, 1926 - - February 14, 2017
Violet Nelson Myers (known as “Joan” to family), 90, of Cañon City, Colorado died on February 14, 2017, in Cañon City.
Violet was born in Detroit, Michigan to Violet and George Collings on July 10, 1926. She graduated from Pershing High School in Detroit in 1944. Following high school, she served in the Army Nurses Cadet Corp.
She married Louis Rossi on 1950 in Detroit. ...
December 24, 1922 - - February 14, 2017
May 07, 1927 - - February 09, 2017
Mary Blanche Helm, our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away February 9, 2017 in Canon City, CO at age 89. She was born May 7, 1927 in Highland County, VA to Jeffress and Annie Elizabeth Hartless. After graduating high school, her family moved to Canon City, CO and she attended Business College. She met Robert Helm when she started working at Helm D ...
July 28, 1924 - - November 06, 2013
Marie Gentina Hardesty, 89, passed away November 6, 2013 in Bedford, TX. She was born in Boulder, CO on July 28, 1924 to Ubaldo and Angela Merlino.
Marie was raised and educated in Canon City, and on June 24, 1944, she was united in marriage to Louis Warren Hardesty. Due to her husband’s profession, she traveled and relocated extensively. This afforded her the opportunity of ...
March 02, 1920 - - October 12, 2013
Frances Marie Horvath, born March 2, 1920, went to join her husband Alex Horvath and our Heavenly Father at 8:35 p.m., Saturday, October 12, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Smith; son-in-law, Delbert Smith; grandson, Damon Smith; granddaughter-in-law, Lauren Smith and three great grandchildren; Alexander, Abbie-lyn and Alora Smith.
This truly amazing woman lived ...