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Deaths for August 17, 2017

August 16, 2017 Updated: August 16, 2017 at 11:30 pm
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Juanita L. Beedle

Born Sept. 7, 1931.

Died Aug. 13, 2017

Receptionist, First United Methodist Church, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Memorial service, 1 p.m. Aug. 19, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave. Alternative Cremation.

Nolan E. Carroll

Born Dec. 27, 1942.

Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Thirteen-year Calhan resident. Survived by his mother, Emma; his wife, Cathy; a son, Darin; two daughters, Teila Tankersley and Tona Lujan; a stepson, Jeff Arnold; a sister, Marsha Rau; many grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren. Celebration of life service, 11 a.m. Aug. 26, Rush Community United Methodist Church, 39950 Colorado 94, Rush. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum, and Crematory.

Paul Chavez

Born Aug. 14, 1952.

Died Aug. 11, 2017.

Food server, U.S. Air Force, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two brothers, Abel and Reynold; and seven sisters, Mercy Olivas, Cecilia Atencio, Grace Espinosa, Adalina Jiron, Becky Padley, Lenore Chavez and Diane Gallegos. Visitation, 10 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 18, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Ave. Rosary, 10:30 a.m. Aug. 18, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. Aug. 18, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Cappadona Funeral Home.

Jean R.W. Cunningham

Born April 16, 1942.

Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Supervisor of finance and accounting, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Jimmy; two sons, Walter Ware III and Charles Rumley II; a daughter, Diane Jackson-Redden; a brother, Harry James Grant; a sister, Bobann Richmond; seven grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. Visitation, 9 to 10 a.m. Aug. 21, St. Dominic's Catholic Church, 5354 U.S. 85. Service, 10 a.m. Aug. 22, St. Dominic's Catholic Church. Burial, Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Dove-Witt Family Mortuary.

Loka Greenleaf

Born July 28, 1927.

Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Insurance producer, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a daughter, Joann Harden; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation, 10 to 10:45 a.m. Aug. 21, Blunt Mortuary. Graveside services, 11 a.m. Aug. 21, Fairview Cemetery. Burial, Fairview Cemetery. Blunt Mortuary.

Rose Griego

Born Aug. 30, 1923.

Died Aug. 4, 2017.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three sons, Arthur, Gary and Ernest; three daughters, Gloria, Linda and Martha; a sister, Sofie; and 18 grandchildren. Cappadona Funeral Home.

Deborah Ann Hobdy

Born May 15, 1950.

Died Aug. 12, 2017.

Housekeeping, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Derrik E. Paris; two daughters, Katherine Flores and Carrie M. Cox; and 21 grandchildren. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Ilene Irons

Born Dec. 29, 1931.

Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Retired, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Maurice III; a brother, LaVernon Weaver; three sisters, Lucille Epperly, Laurilee Chalupa and Marge Weaver; and three grandchildren. Alternative Cremation.

Chae Pun Rice

Born Dec. 27, 1944.

Died Aug. 15, 2017.

Business owner, retail, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Johnny; a son, Michael Oboley; three brothers, CY, Robert and William Song; two sisters, Chong Peters and Sun AE Pang; and one grandchild. Visitation, 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 18, The Springs Funeral Services. Service, 11 a.m. Aug. 19, The Springs Funeral Services. Burial, Evergreen Cemetery. The Springs Funeral Services.

Margarete Elise Theres Schwab

Born April 5, 1936.

Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, William Meuhlbauer; and two daughters, Juliana E. Meuhlbauer-Garcia and Lina Gage. Angelus Funeral Directors.

N. Jean Smith

Born Dec. 30, 1931.

Died Aug. 13, 2017.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Robert; a son, Scott; a daughter, Rhonda Crossen; and two grandchildren. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Aug. 24, Evergreen Funeral Home. Evergreen Funeral Home.

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