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Brad Joseph Archuleta, 24

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
Alamosa resident, former Monte Vista resident Brad Joseph Archuleta, 24, passed away July 24, 2014 in Alamosa. Brad was born on October 28, 1989 in Alamosa, Colorado the son of T.J Archuleta and Duanese Sanchez. Brad was a wonderful father, son, grandson, brother, and friend who enjoyed cutting hair, fishing, being outdoors, listening to music, cooking, being with family, and
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Barbara Jean Stephenson, 76

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
Longtime Del Norte resident Barbara Jean Stephenson, 76, died July 27, 2014 at the Rio Grande Hospital in Del Norte.
Barbara was born to Joe Hamilton Dillard and Gladys May Mead Dillard on January 19, 1938 in Phoenix, Arizona. She married her husband of 61 years, Kenneth Stephenson on July 14, 1953 in Hastings, Nebraska.
Barbara worked for many
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Thelma Mae Turner, 88

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
Thelma Mae Turner is finally FREE!!!! Free at last. Thelma Mae Turner is finally FREE!!!! Free at last. She was born September 26, 1925 and went to be with her loving Savior on July 20th, 2014 after a stroke. She is a phenomenal example of Heavenly Father's love for us. She is accepting of everyone despite their race, religion, lifestyle
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Jeffrey Tod Cook, 55

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
Alamosa, Longtime Alamosa resident Jeffrey Tod Cook, 55, passed away on July 26, 2014 in Alamosa, Colorado. Arrangements are pending and will be announced through Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa.

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Beulah Eugenia Hammond Sykes Bible, 88

Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
Beulah Eugenia Hammond Sykes Bible, age 88, passed away at the San Luis
Valley Health Regional Medical Center on July 23, 2014. Born on October 5, 1925 to John Locke Hammond and Florence Belle Anthony Hammond in Tulia, TX, she has been a resident of Alamosa County since 1971. Her parents and both of her husbands, Ernest Tilman Sykes
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Larry E. Billig, 90

Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
Larry E. Billig, 90, of Roswell, went home to be with the Lord on July 21, 2014. He was born May 7, 1924 in Greenville, Pennsylvania.
He is survived by his son, Bob Billig and wife Colleen of Neosho, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Mary Ellen Billilg of Denver, Colorado; daughter, Cindy McTeigue and husband, Curtis of Roswell; and daughter, Darlene Sivyer and
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John Woodbury Prior, 65

Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
John Woodbury Prior, of Mosca, CO passed away July 9, 2014 in Pueblo, CO; shortly after America's birthday and before his 66th birthday.
He was born July 22, 1948 in Yuma, AZ to Perley (Sarge) Prior and Madaline (Grammy) Uhl.  He married Gay Baird on July 19, 1977.  They met at the Baca Grande restaurant in Crestone when he was
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Joe Romero, 78

Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
Alamosa, Longtime Alamosa resident Joe Romero, 78, passed away on July 23, 2014. Joe was born on September 7, 1935 in Alamosa, Colorado to Juan Romero and Adelina Martinez Romero.
Joe honorably served his country in the United States Army. After returning home from the service, he spent many years working for Adams State College.
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Thalia Feliz Valdez-Garcia, 16

Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
San Luis resident Thalia Feliz Valdez-Garcia, 16, passed away July 22, 2014. Thalia was born on February 9, 1998 in Denver, Colorado, the daughter of Scotty Garcia and Lori Valdez. Thalia was an amazing daughter, granddaughter, great-granddaughter, sister, cousin and friend who enjoyed many things. She played volleyball and basketball, and liked going to concerts, the movies, playing sports and
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Velda (Kinser) Harmon, 89

Posted: Thursday, Jul 24th, 2014
Velda Harmon (89) passed into the arms of her Savior, Sunday, July 20, 2014. She passed away at the SLV Regional Medical Center in Alamosa CO, where she had been taken earlier in the day with breathing problems.
Velda was born April 13, 1925 in the Bethel Community near Hugoton KS to Walter and Roxanna (Bowers) Kinser. The family farmed
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Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56

Posted: Thursday, Jul 24th, 2014
La Jara, La Jara resident Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56, passed away on July 19, 2014 under the care of Hospice and surrounded by her family.
Cathy was born on May 7, 1958 in Seattle, Washington to Norval and June Cavett. She married Neil Sanchez on November 20, 2006 in Payette, Idaho. Cathy enjoyed researching and learning about her
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Ronald Kirt Lewis, 64

Posted: Thursday, Jul 24th, 2014
Ronald Kirt Lewis 64, of Del Norte, CO passed away on July 18, 2014. He was born on July 11, 1950 in Paonia, CO to Willard and Maxine Lewis.
Ron enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, camping, motorsports, 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, umpiring baseball and most of all, spending time with his friends and family.  
Ron worked for the Colorado Division of Wildlife
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Thalia Valdez-Garcia, 16

Posted: Thursday, Jul 24th, 2014
San Luis resident Thalia Valdez-Garcia, 16, passed away on July 22, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of San Luis.
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William “Bill” Raymond Alsbaugh, 82

Modified: Wednesday, Jul 23rd, 2014
Longtime Alamosa resident William "Bill" Raymond Alsbaugh, 82, passed away peacefully at his home in Alamosa under hospice care July 20, 2014.
Bill was born to Ralph Alsbaugh and Gladys Reed Alsbaugh in Alamosa on December 3, 1931.
Bill served in the United States Navy as an X-Ray Technician. Following his military service, he owned and operated Alsbaugh Leather
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Rudolph “Rudy” Archuleta, 88

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 23rd, 2014
Alamosa, former Monte Vista resident Rudolph "Rudy" Archuleta, 88, passed away July 20, 2014 at the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center in the presence of his loving wife Machell.
Rudy was born on June 26, 1926 in Monte Vista, Colorado, the son of Juan Archuleta and Regina Avila Archuleta. Rudy served in the United States Army and was
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Dorotha Ellen Mathias Leck, 91

Posted: Wednesday, Jul 23rd, 2014
Dorotha Ellen Mathias Leck, 91, was born in Monte Vista, CO May 23, 1923 to Lurah E. and Harvey A. Mathias and died July 13, 2014 in Canon City, CO. The 10th of 11 children, she was raised on the Mathias Farms in the Sargent Community, graduated from Sargent High School in 1941 in a class of 21 students,
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Rudolph “Rudy” Archuleta, 88

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Alamosa former Monte Vista resident Rudolph "Rudy" Archuleta, 88, passed away on July 20, 2014 at the Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center in Walsenburg, Colorado. Arrangements are pending with Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.
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Elva Salazar, 92

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Elva Salazar, a life-long resident of the San Luis Valley, passed away Saturday July 19, 2014 at the Rio Grande Inn nursing facility in La Jara, Colorado. Elva was born July 24, 1921 in Los Sauces, Colorado to Remigio Salazar and Emerenciana Marquez Salazar.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Bersabel Rendon, two grandsons, and two
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Ralph J. Maestas, 84

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Longtime Costilla County resident Ralph J. Maestas, 84, passed away on July 18, 2014 at St. Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo, Colorado. 
He was born on September 27, 1929 to Juan and Evarista Maestas in San Pablo, Colorado.  Once Ralph was old enough, he joined the United States Army and served his country honorably during the Korean Conflict.  While
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Jerrold “Jerry” Dale Myers, 75

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Jerrold "Jerry" Dale Myers, age 75, of Payson, AZ died peacefully in his sleep at the home of his son, Chad, in Buckeye, AZ on July 13, 2014.
Jerry was born April 22, 1939, at the Myers Ranch SW of Monte Vista, CO, the 4th of 7 children, to George Scott Myers Sr. and Florence Martha Woodward Myers. His early
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Jose M. “Sonny” Rodriguez, 71

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
La Jara resident Jose M. "Sonny" Rodriguez, 71, passed away July 20, 2014 at home surrounded by his loving family. Sonny was born on August 5, 1942 in La Jara, Colorado, the son of Ernest Rodriguez and Millie Lujan Rodriguez. Sonny served in the United States Navy. Sonny was a wonderful son, father, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who enjoyed
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Ruth Rose Meina, 99

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
Monte Vista resident Ruth Rose Meina, 99, passed away July 14, 2014 at the Juniper Village Nursing Home. Ruth was born on August 18, 1914 in Kroschel, Minnesota, the daughter of August Kroschel and Hulda Busse Kroschel. Ruth was an amazing woman; she enjoyed being in the mountains, gardening, cooking and hiking. She lived a long and happy life, falling
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Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
La Jara, Longtime valley resident Cathy Marie Sanchez, 56, passed away under the care of Hospice Del Valle on July 19, 2014 in La Jara. Arrangements are pending and will be announced through Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa.
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Richard Alejandrino “Butterball” Martinez, 71

Posted: Friday, Jul 18th, 2014
Longtime Valley resident Richard Alejandrino "Butterball" Martinez, 71, passed away July 17, 2014 near Chromo, Colorado.
Richard was the son of Joe Martinez and Ruby Velasquez, born on March 4, 1943 in Capulin, Colorado. He was raised by his adopted parents Moises and Elvira Griego.
Richard worked for the U.S. Forest Service as a Heavy Equipment Operator for 35
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Luther Leroy Espinoza 64

Posted: Thursday, Jul 17th, 2014
Luther Leroy Espinoza 64 passed away July 14, 2014 at St. Anthony's Hospital in Denver, CO surrounded by his loving family.
Luther was born on August 21, 1949 to Eluterio and Estrella Espinoza in Amalia, New Mexico. He honorably served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict. Following his service he worked and later retired
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Irene Louise Garcia Molinar, 51

Posted: Thursday, Jul 17th, 2014
Manassa resident Irene Louise Garcia Molinar, 51, passed away July 14, 2014 in Pueblo, Colorado. Irene was born on January 11, 1963 in Alamosa, Colorado, the daughter of Quentin Robert Garcia and Elizabeth Lydia Trujillo Garcia.
Irene was married to Melquiadez Molinar and had a son, Jamie and a daughter, Sonia. Irene was a loving wife, daughter, mother, grandmother,
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