Born Aug. 5, 1937. Died July 24, 2017.
Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Klaus J. and Mike; and three grandchildren. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.
Born Jan. 3, 1928. Died Aug. 2, 2017.
Loan officer, 68-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two daughters, Kaye Ferguson and Pam; four grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Aug. 8, Evergreen Funeral Home. Evergreen Funeral Home.
Aretha Diane Johnson
Born Sept. 7, 1967. Died July 20, 2017.
Day care worker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three sons, Eugene, Jaimar and Jerry; five brothers, Tanarian Johnson, Gabriel Lewis, Maurice, Nicholas and Eric; and five sisters, Cheryl Vinson, Felicia Harris, Cecelia Cole, Shelia Williams and Brandy Lewis. Visitation, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 4, Angelus Funeral Directors. Service, 1 p.m. Aug. 4, Angelus Funeral Directors. Angelus Funeral Directors.
Born Sept. 22, 1995. Died July 30, 2017.
Sales associate, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her father, Greg; mother, Tina Orr-Scheel; a brother, Michael; and four sisters, Shawnmarie Scheel, Kira, Christine and Amanda Orr. Visitation, 9 to 10 a.m. Aug. 5, Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 N. Carefree Cir. Service, 10 a.m. Aug. 5, Holy Apostles Catholic Church. Evergreen Funeral Home.
Clifford "Cliff" J. Schmidt
Born May 24, 1972. Died July 30, 2017.
Computer technician, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his parents, Patrick and Suzanne Schmidt; and two sisters, April Stock and Summer Pierson. Visitation, 11 a.m. to noon Aug. 5, The Springs Funeral Services - North. The Springs Funeral Services - North.
Ralph Alvin Stark
Born May 10, 1930. Died Aug. 1, 2017.
U.S. Army chaplain/veteran of the U.S. Air Force, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Ralph Alvin Jr. and Randy; four daughters, Shelley and Cindy Stark, Diane Horman and Linda Stefanosky; two brothers, Dan and Bob; and two sisters, JoAnn Lane and Doris Pittman. Service, 11 a.m. Aug. 7, Rocky Mountain Calvary, 4285 North Academy Blvd. Burial, Evergreen Cemetery. The Springs Funeral Services.