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LOIS E. STOUT
Mrs. Stout, 85, died Feb. 11, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was a manager retired from a credit union.
Mrs. Stout was born June 9, 1914, in Quitman, Miss., to Jack Grayson and Missouri Belle Moore, who are deceased. She was married Jan. 23, 1943, to Richard R. "Sam" Stout, who is deceased.
She is survived by two daughters, Jackie Anstey and Judy Island; a sister, Mary Culpepper; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by six brothers, Edgar Grayson, Sam Grayson, Otha Grayson, Charles Grayson, Everett Grayson and J.C. Grayson; and two sisters, Rubye Gordon and Hazel Whigham.
Memorial services and cremation are planned. Mountain View Mortuary, 2350 Montebello Square Drive, 590-8922, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Dreams Come True, in care of Union Printers Home, 101 S. Union Blvd., Colorado Springs 80910.

JOHN D. RAGSDALE
Mr. Ragsdale, 69, died Feb. 10, 2000, in Colorado Springs. He was a financial adviser for Chrysler Corp. He served in the Army for 29 years, attaining the rank of first sergeant.
Mr. Ragsdale was born Feb. 12, 1930, in Albemarle, N.C., to John Duckery Sr. and Eulala (Russell) Ragsdale, who are deceased. He was married Sept. 9, 1950, to Helga M. Schaefer.
He is survived by his wife; a son, John D. III; two daughters, Patricia "Patty" Ragsdale and Margret A. Nicholson; a sister, Hazel Davis; and two grandchildren.
Private family services are planned. Cappadona's Alternative Funeral Service, 3407 N. El Paso St., 520-1817, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Suite 600, Colorado Springs 80903.

BETTY ANN JONES
Miss Jones, 45, died Feb. 9, 2000, at a local care center. She was a homemaker.
Miss Jones was born April 4, 1954, in Little Rock, Ark., to Oneal and Jennette (Cockrell) Jones, who are deceased.
She is survived by three sons, Lilachi L. Haywood, Nathan Jones and James Turner; a daughter, Marcella E. Turner; three brothers, James D., John L. and Oneal; four sisters, Ruby Sanders, Liz M. Wilson, Louise Ivey and Ruby N. Jones; and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Angelus Funeral Directors, 2535 Airport Road, 391-1918. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Baptist Church, 617 E. Fountain Blvd. Burial will be at Imperial Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 5450 W. Colorado 78, Pueblo.

VIRGINIA P. DAY
Mrs. Day, 71, died Feb. 12, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Day was born Oct. 3, 1928, in Topeka, Kan.
She is survived by two sons, Michael and Stephen; a daughter, Deborah Day Lind; a sister, Ruth Whalen; and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son Philip S. III.
A gathering with family and friends will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mountain View Mortuary, 2350 Montebello Square Drive, 590-8922. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Mountain View Mortuary Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Pikes Peak Region, 633 Eighth St., Colorado Springs 80905.

EVELYN D. De MOSS
Mrs. De Moss, 80, died Feb. 11, 2000, at a local care center. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. De Moss was born Jan. 19, 1920, in Mason City, Iowa, to Wade and Florence Vasbinder, who are deceased. She was married Sept. 14, 1941, to Walter W. De Moss.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Brian; a daughter, Donita Yake; a brother, Wade Vasbinder; a sister, Eulalia Hill; and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel of Roses. Entombment will be at Shrine of Remembrance Gate of Heaven Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shrine Club, 6 South 33 St., Colorado Springs 80904.

JULIE LYNN ECKRICH
Julie, 28, died Feb. 9, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She worked at The Gazette.
Julie was born May 31, 1971, in Rochester, N.Y., to Thomas Richard and Patricia Ruth (Baxter) Eckrich.
She is survived by her parents; a sister, Kathleen Sawicki; and a brother, Michael.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's The Evangelist Catholic Church, 1730 W. 12th, Loveland. Cremation has been held. Allnutt Funeral Service, 2100 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland, (970) 667-1121, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Larimer County, in care of Allnutt Hunter Chapel, 2100 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland 80538.

IOLA MAY ROME
Mrs. Rome, 90, died Feb. 11, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Rome was born Feb. 20, 1909, in Hamberg, N.J., to Thomas W. and Mary A. (Utter) Mann, who are deceased. She was married Sept. 18, 1927, to J. Egbert Rome, who is deceased.
She is survived by two sons, Walter E. and David T.; two daughters, Doris M. Orner and Lois I. Butto; a sister, Ethel Marsh; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Services will be in New Jersey. Cappadona's Alternative Funeral Service, 3407 N. El Paso St., 520-1817, is handling local arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Suite 600, Colorado Springs 80903. 

EDMOND J. RICHARDSON
Mr. Richardson, 57, died Feb. 10, 2000, at a local care center. He was an aircraft repair quality control supervisor. He served in the Army for 20 years and was a Vietnam veteran.
Mr. Richardson was born April 2, 1942, in Tahoka, Texas, to Mabry D. and Angeline M. (Kindrick) Richardson. His father is deceased. He was married Jan. 4, 1969, to Joyce L. Kunath.
He is survived by his wife; a son, Anthony "Tony"; a daughter, Sheralyn Marie Young; his mother; three brothers, David D., Willard and Jack; two sisters, Rebecca "Becky" Somaskey and Patricia Davis; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Glenda Childs.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel of Roses, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597. Private inurnment will be at Shrine of Remembrance Columbarium of Victory.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 Pikes Peak Ave., Suite 600, Colorado Springs 80903.

FRANCIS L. ARMSTRONG
Mr. Armstrong, 66, died Feb. 12, 2000, at a local care center. He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service. He served in the Army.
Mr. Armstrong was born March 7, 1933, in Brunswick, Ill., to Cecil and Daisy Armstrong. His father is deceased. He was married June 27, 1952, to Beth L. Hansen.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, J. and Derek; a daughter, Malinda Long; his mother; two brothers, Jr. and Sherman; a sister, Shirley Simmering; and six grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday with services at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1705 N. Murray Blvd. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd., Denver. Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Suite 600, Colorado Springs 80903. 

MARIETTA POLLY CLEMENTS
Mrs. Clements, 83, a longtime Colorado Springs resident, died Feb. 13, 2000, at a local hospital. She was retired from School District 11.
Mrs. Clements was born Sept. 13, 1916, in Rush. She was married April 2, 1988, to Keith M. Clements.
She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Jeanetta K. Issa; a brother, Frank Roberts; a sister, Irene Maytubby; and two grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Pikes Peak United Methodist Church, 2927 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Blunt Mortuary, 2229 W. Colorado Ave., 634-8831, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak United Methodist Church, 2927 W. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs 80904.

PRISCILLA LASECKI
Mrs. Lasecki, 57, died Feb. 13, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Lasecki was born Sept. 8, 1942, in Wakeeney, Kan., to Clyde C. Parker and Norma Stradal, who are deceased. She was married Oct. 1, 1966, to Lawrence S. Lasecki.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Gregory S.; a daughter, Alisa M.; and a sister, Nancy Heisey.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 N. Carefree Circle. Burial will be at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd., Denver. Mountain View Mortuary, 2350 Montebello Square Drive, 590-8922, is hand- ling arrangements.

JEFFREY ALAN HUFFMASTER
Mr. Huffmaster, 34, died Feb. 13, 2000, at his home in Colorado Springs. He worked in the parts department at Daniels Chevrolet.
Mr. Huffmaster was born Jan. 24, 1966, in Colorado Springs, to Doyle and Nettie Huffmaster. He was married Dec. 31, 1992, to Deborah Quigley.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters, Tjasha and Savannah; two stepdaughters, Brittany and Jessica; his parents; and two sisters, Debbie Modzelewski and Amy Doerksen. He was preceded in death by a brother, Mark, and a sister, Lorie.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Vista Grande Church of God, 4870 Flintridge Dr. Mission Crematory, 930 S. Hancock Ave., 475-2169, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, Pikes Peak Division, 619 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs 80903.

MARIAN W. COPSEY
Mrs. Copsey, 89, a former longtime Colorado Springs resident, died Jan. 30, 2000, in Peoria, Ariz. She was a teacher for nine years and a homemaker for 48 years.
Mrs. Copsey was born Oct. 26, 1910, in Trenton, Mo., to Charles Weinberger and Vera Caffry, who are deceased. She was married May 1, 1942, to Robert D. Copsey, who is deceased.
She is survived by two sons, David and Steven; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a brother, Gene Weinberger; and a sister, Margaret Coil.
Services were in Sun City, Ariz. Her ashes were scattered in the Arizona Mountains. Menke Funeral Home, Sun City, (623) 979-6451, handled arrangements.

FRANCES M. MAY
Mrs. May, 82, died Feb. 13, 2000, at her home in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker and a director of the May Museum Center and Golden Eagle Ranch.
Mrs. May was born March 23, 1917, in Carberry, Manitoba. She was married July 31, 1936, to John M. May.
She is survived by her husband; three daughters, Louise Steer, Linda Senko and Carla Harris; a brother, Gordon Jensen; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
No services are planned. Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 3630 Sinton Road, Suite 302, Colorado Springs 80907.

THELMA M. WRIGHT
Mrs. Wright, 81, died Feb. 11, 2000, at her home in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Wright was born March 11, 1918, in Mulberry, Kan., to Luther and Nellie Minson, who are deceased. She was married Jan. 4, 1936, to Marvin Wright.
She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Juanita M. Morris; two brothers, Robert Minson and Luther Minson; two sisters, Delores Campbell and Norma Hembree; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters, and a granddaughter.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m Wednesday at Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Memorial Gardens Chapel, 3825 Airport Road. Burial will be at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Comforter, 2345 N. Academy Place, Suite 215, Colorado Springs 80909.

CATHERINE M. SHERPA HIPPENSTEEL
Mrs. Hippensteel, 34, a former Colorado Springs resident, died Feb. 8, 2000, in Carlisle, Penn. as a result of an automobile accident. She was a bus driver for physically challenged children in Carlisle.
Mrs. Hippensteel was born Nov. 26, 1965, in West Palm Beach, Fla., to Deacon Lee and Genevieve (Magill) Sherpa. She was married Oct. 15, 1986, to Brian K. Hippensteel.
She is survived by her husband; two sons, Curtis and Branden; her parents; four brothers, Leo R. Sherpa Jr., James A. Sherpa, David J. Sherpa and Michael G. Sherpa; and five sisters, Irene M. Rylander, Nancy M. French; Theresa A. Juhas, Deborah S. Timm and Mary A. Sherpa.
A memorial Mass will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 N. Carefree Circle. Burial will be at Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton Township, Penn. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597, is handling local arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hippensteel Educational Fund in care of Ent Federal Credit Union, P.O. Box 15819, Colorado Springs 80935.

MICHAEL LYNN HASBROUCK
Mr. Hasbrouck, 24, died Feb. 13, 2000, at a local hospital.
Mr. Hasbrouck was born May 24, 1975, in Seoul, South Korea, to Steven and Sandra (Tyrrell) Hasbrouck.
He is survived by his parents; a sister, Aimee Hasbrouck Gilmore; and his grandmother, Ellowene Hasbrouck.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Swan Law Cascade Chapel, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900. Cremation is planned.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Donor Alliance, 3773 Cherry Creek North Drive, Denver 80209.

LYNN DOUGLAS FUSTON
Mr. Fuston, 71, died Feb. 14, 2000, at a local hospital. He was a journeyman electrician of Local 113 I.B.E.W. and a longtime leader and scoutmaster in the Boy Scouts of America. He served in the Army during the Korean War.
Mr. Fuston was born Feb. 1, 1929, in Red Oak, Texas, to Jess Fuston and Ruth Roberts, who are deceased. He was married in 1975 to Joyce Lobb.
He is survived by his wife; a daughter, Catherine; four sons, Michael Fuston, Ken Waterhouse, Kevin Waterhouse and Chris Waterhouse; a foster son, the Rev. Robert Hasselstrom; and 11 grandchildren.
Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday at Evergreen Funeral Home, 1830 E. Fountain Blvd., 475-8303. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 846 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Inurnment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to BSA Troop 58 in care of Immanuel Lutheran Church, 846 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs 80903.

THOMAS VERNON FRAZER
Mr. Frazer, 57, died Feb. 14, 2000, at a local hospital. He was a computer engineer and served in the Air Force for 20 years.
Mr. Frazer was born Dec. 26, 1942, in Denver to Clyde Vern Frazer and Mona Marie Prather, who are deceased. He was married March 9, 1963, to Brenda Lou Dixon.
He is survived by his wife; three daughters, Deborah Lou Sanderson, Linda Lou Castell and Sandra Lou Walters; a brother, Richard Lee; and six grandchildren.
Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. today at Evergreen Funeral Home, 1830 E. Fountain Blvd., 475-8303. Services will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Peterson Air Force Base Chapel, 455 Vincent St., building 1410. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to El Paso County Search and Rescue, 3950 Interpark Drive, Colorado Springs 80907.

CARLENE E. HAZLETT
Mrs. Hazlett, 78, died Feb. 13, 2000, at her home in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Hazlett was born Feb. 8, 1922, in Des Arc, Ark., to Harry L. and Ella (Ragan) Garth, who are deceased. She was married March 25, 1942, to Walter R. Hazlett.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Larry Walter; a daughter, Sheryl Buchanan; a brother, Harry Kay Garth; a sister, Betty Jo Mask; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church of Security, 305 Norman Drive, Security. Burial will be at Lakeside Cemetery, Des Arc. Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900, is handling local arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offerings in care of First Baptist Church of Security, 305 Norman Drive, Security 80911.

NICHOLAS ADAMOVICH
Mr. Adamovich, 55, died Feb. 14, 2000, at his home in Colorado Springs. He was a security coordinator with School District 11 and worked in law enforcement with the El Paso County and Teller County sheriff's offices for 20 years. He served as a sergeant in the Marine Corps for four years and was awarded four Purple Hearts in the Vietnam War.
Mr. Adamovich was born Oct. 18, 1944, in Chicago, to Michael and Mary (Delich) Adamovich, who are deceased. He was married Nov. 11, 1988, to Mary E. White-Lamdin.
He is survived by his wife; a daughter, Sara Lamdin; and a brother, Tedd.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church, 522 E. Madison St. Inurnment will be private. Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900, is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Marian House Soup Kitchen, 14 W. Bijou St., Colorado Springs 80903.

DEAN L. MORTON
Mr. Morton, 83, died Feb. 11, 2000, at his home in Colorado Springs. He retired as a meter tender from Colorado Interstate Gas and was an Air Force veteran who served in World War II.
Mr. Morton was born Dec. 9, 1916, in Cheney, Neb., to Frank R. and Lula Mae (Miller) Morton, who are deceased. He was married Oct. 27, 1948, to Priscilla Lloyd.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Lloyd E. Brady and Michael D. Morton; two daughters, Mary L. Morton and Betty N. Younger; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
A private funeral service was at Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel of Roses, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597. A private entombment was at Shrine of Remembrance Garden of Angels Mausoleum.

JUDITH L. DeCLEENE
Mrs. DeCleene, 51, died Feb. 13, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was supervisor of the cash applications department at Cook Communications Ministries.
Mrs. DeCleene was born Feb. 16, 1948, in Milwaukee to John and Jeanette (Fleischmann) Roemer, who are deceased. She was married Oct. 26, 1965, to Thomas DeCleene.
She is survived by her husband; two sons, Scott and James; four brothers, James Roemer, John Roemer, Jeffrey Roemer and Jerry Roemer; and a sister, JoAnn Kolb.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Mountain View Mortuary, 2350 Montebello Square Drive, 590-8922. Services will be at 9 a.m. Thursday at Cook Communications Ministries Chapel, 4050 Lee Vance View. Burial will be at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd., Denver.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 3630 Sinton Road, Suite 302, Colorado Springs 80907.

LULA D. HOGAN
Mrs. Hogan, 84, died Feb. 13, 2000, at a local care center. She worked in facilities maintenance at Honeywell Corp.
Mrs. Hogan was born Feb. 25, 1915, in Evergreen, Ala. She was married to Herman F. Hogan, who is deceased.
She is survived by a son, Roland; two sisters; and two grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Payne Chapel A M E, 3625 Marion Drive.
Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900, is handling cremation.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 3630 Sinton Road, Suite 302, Colorado Springs 80907.

ELSIE M. HUDDLESTON
Mrs. Huddleston, 90, died Feb. 14, 2000, at a local care center. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Huddleston was born May 28, 1909, in Browns Valley, Minn., to Charles L. and Cora Mae (Robbins) Armstrong, who are deceased. She was married Aug. 25, 1933, to Lloyd W. Huddleston, who is deceased.
She is survived by a daughter, Alice M. Martin. She was preceded in death by a brother, Clarence Armstrong; and a grandson.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel of Roses, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597. Burial will be at Cottonwood Cemetery, Cottonwood, Minn.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 1445 N. Union Blvd., B100, Colorado Springs 80909.

ROBERTA HOPE EVERETT
Mrs. Everett, 89, died Feb. 12, 2000, at a local care center. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Everett was born March 10, 1910, in Garnett, Kan. She was married April 16, 1933, to Arthur E. Everett, who is deceased.
She is survived by a son, Arthur E. Jr.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Swan Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., 471-9900. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Grace Episcopal Church, 631 N. Tejon St. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 S. Hancock Ave.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, 601 N. Tejon St., Colorado Springs 80903.

MARY L. SAYLES HULCE
Mrs. Sayles Hulce, 76, died Feb. 14, 2000, in Colorado Springs. She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Sayles Hulce was born April 2, 1923, in Brookline, Mass., to Edward J. and Agnes (Kelley) Sullivan, who are deceased. She was married in 1967 to Lyle Hulce.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Rick Sayles; a bonus son, Mike Sventko; three daughters, Kathy Arguello, Jeanne Young and Joni Daily; 14 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. Services will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Souls Harbor Church, 1715 E. Fourth St. 
Cappadona's Alternative Funeral Services, 3407 N. El Paso St., 520-1817, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pikes Peak Hospice, 3630 Sinton Road, Suite 302, Colorado Springs 80907.


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