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Deaths for August 19, 2017

August 18, 2017 Updated: August 18, 2017 at 11:35 pm
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Leigh Brackett

Born Sept. 22, 1943. Died Aug. 14, 2017.

Homemaker, real estate, 33-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, John D.; a daughter, Erica Roberts; and five grandchildren. Alternative Cremations.

Debra Bymaster

Born Dec. 26, 1951. Died Aug. 13, 2017.

Small-business owner, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her mother, Lorena; and a sister, Dona. Services pending. Blunt Mortuary.

Douglas Ewen Campbell

Born Oct. 12, 1961. Died June 30, 2017.

Truck driver, retired U.S. Navy, 25-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Denise; a son, Karl; a daughter, Christine; and a brother, Glen.

Francina "Fran" Galvin

Born June 5, 1933. Died Aug. 17, 2017.

Homemaker, 60-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Jim; two sons, Lance and Blake; a daughter, Stephanie "Renee"; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial service, 1 p.m. Aug. 21, Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel. Reception after service, Olympian Plaza Reception and Event Center, 975 S. Union Blvd. Private interment, Evergreen Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Marjorie Fay Gibson

Born April 12, 1949. Died Aug. 17, 2017.

Secretary, longtime Black Forest resident. Survived by her husband, Garry D.; and three sisters, Wilma Calfee, Nacy Barton and Ruth Luke. Angelus Funeral Directors.

Donald Humphries Gilchrist

Born Feb. 26, 1944. Died Aug. 17, 2017.

Pressman, U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Sharon Taylor; a daughter, Pamela Dawn Maez; a brother, Robert; and a grandchild. Visitation, 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 19, Faith Covenant Bible Chapel, 1311 Columbine Blvd. Service, 4 p.m. Aug. 19, Faith Covenant Bible Chapel. The Springs Funeral Services.

David P. Lloyd

Born March 21, 1968. Died Aug. 11, 2017.

U.S. Army veteran, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his father, Don R.; and a brother, George. Graveside services, 10 a.m. Aug. 22, Evergreen Cemetery. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Dr. David Melendez

Born July 25, 1935. Died Aug. 7, 2017.

Professor, U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Ruth; two sons, Mark and Christopher; two daughters, Michele Messina and Julia Larsen; five siblings; and five grandchildren. Celebration of life service, 1 p.m. Sept. 11, First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St. The Springs Funeral Services - North.

James Moore Schwartz

Born March 3, 1936. Died Aug. 17, 2017.

Construction business owner, U.S. Army Reserves, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Jana; a son, James; two daughters, Melissa Pesicka and Jennifer Techau; and eight grandchildren. The Springs Funeral Services.

William Robert Street

Born March 9, 1933. Died Aug. 15, 2017.

Intercept operator, U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Gary Lynn; a son, Jeremiah Marshall; and two daughters, Sandra Lynn Ross and Stacy Dawn Rogers. The Springs Funeral Services - North.

Steve B. Weber

Born March 2, 1957. Died Aug. 15, 2017.

Retired Colorado Springs police officer, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Shelley; a daughter, Heather Weber-Langvardt; and his mother, Florene. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Jacqueline Rene Wertsbaugh

Born Sept. 7, 1970. Died Aug. 15, 2017.

Medical records, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Nicholas Costa; a daughter, Kendra; her parents, Wesley E. Sr. and Patricia S. Sanderson; three brothers, Joe, Dan and Wes; and one grandchild. Memorial service, noon Aug. 27, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Reception, 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27, Colorado Springs Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

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