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Deaths for July 13, 2017

July 12, 2017 Updated: July 12, 2017 at 11:25 pm
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Melva M. Childers

Born Dec. 4, 1915.

Died July 11, 2017.

Retired civil service secretary, 51-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, John; and four grandchildren. Visitation, 5 to 7 p.m. July 20, Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel. Memorial service, 10 a.m. July 21, First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St. Graveside services, 9:30 a.m. July 24, Fort Logan National Cemetery. Burial, Fort Logan National Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

David Abelardo Espinoza

Born March 8, 1936.

Died July 9, 2017.

Business owner/served in the U.S. Marine Corps, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Annabell; four sons, David Jr., Ricky, Benny and Jake; two daughters, Frances Archuleta and Anita Martinez; and 13 grandchildren. Visitation, 6 to 7 p.m. July 17, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 South Corona Avenue. Rosary, 7 p.m. July 17, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. July 18, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial, Evergreen Cemetery. The Springs Funeral Services.

Dorothy R. Fleming

Born Nov. 2, 1923.

Died July 6, 2017.

Caregiver, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Fred and Gary; two daughters, Loretta Rea and Maxine; a brother, Roy Meinke; and three grandchildren. Services private. Cappadona Funeral Home.

Lt. Col. Eileen P. Lett

Born Jan. 31, 1951.

Died July 6, 2017.

Retired officer, U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by five sisters, Ramona Sutherland, Mother Mary Traynor, Jane Seifert, Susan Drewiske and Beth Steiger. Visitation, 4:30 to 6 p.m. July 23, Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home. Rosary, 6 p.m. July 23, Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home. Funeral service, 10 a.m. July 24, Shrine of Remembrance. Burial, 2 p.m. July 24, Fort Logan National Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Panchita V. Milbrodt

Died July 9, 2017.

Lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Josh and Earl DeMuesy; three daughters, Korina Brown, Breeanna Arndt and Tess DeMuesy; two brothers, Banco and Kado Sanchez; and two sisters, Star McElheney and Dee Dee Biekee. Visitation, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 15, Angelus Funeral Directors. Funeral service, 1 p.m. July 15, Angelus Funeral Directors. Angelus Funeral Directors.

Marc Lee Millison

Born Sept. 7, 1927.

Died July 9, 2017.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Graveside services, 11 a.m. July 22, Evergreen Cemetery. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Ronald Gene Scalf

Born Sept. 20, 1932.

Died July 8, 2017.

Investments, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Geraldine; three daughters, Michelle S. Orist, Renee Berge and Karen Bouchard; and eight grandchildren. Visitation, 4 to 8 p.m. July 13, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Celebration of life service, 1 p.m. July 22, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Brett Lejon Stewart

Born Oct. 21, 1963.

Died July 2, 2017.

Geotechnical engineer/mechanic/social worker, former Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Teresa; four sons, Brett, Kevon, Aaron and Justin Fiedler; a daughter, Erika Criger; father, Ruben Powell; and mother, Chae Moon. Visitation, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 14, Angelus Funeral Directors. Funeral service, 1 p.m. July 14, Angelus Funeral Directors. Angelus Funeral Directors.

Linda WILSON

Born Aug. 14, 1941.

Died July 4, 2017.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Evergreen Funeral Home.

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