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Deaths for July 4, 2017

July 3, 2017 Updated: July 3, 2017 at 5:20 pm
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Betty Lou Barrier

Born Dec. 17, 1931.

Died June 30, 2017.

Retired sales, 68-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Jerry Dean. Visitation, 10 to 11 a.m., followed by a service, July 6, Shrine of Remembrance. Private entombment, Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum, Gate of Heaven, Garden of Athena. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

David F. Corley

Born Aug. 23, 1931.

Died July 1, 2017.

Eighteen-year Colorado Springs resident. Celebration of life service, 11 a.m. July 21, Woodmen Valley Chapel - Woodmen Heights location, 8292 Woodmen Valley View. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Earl R. Follensbee

Born March 31, 1918.

Died June 30, 2017.

Retired Air Force, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three sons, Bruce, Gregory and Donald; and two daughters, Jennie and Debra Andrews. Graveside services, 11 a.m. July 7, Crystal Valley Cemetery. Burial, Crystal Valley Cemetery. Blunt Mortuary.

Ruth M. Huisenga

Born Sept. 25, 1930.

Died July 1, 2017.

Quality control electronics computer, 62-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three daughters, Sandra Yowell, Debra Crytser and Dena Huisenga; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Visitation, 5 to 7 p.m. July 6, Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel. Visitation, 1 to 2 p.m., followed by a service, July 7, Shrine of Remembrance "America the Beautiful" Chapel. Private burial, Fort Logan National Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Juan C. Rivera

Born July 22, 1963.

Died July 1, 2017.

Army mechanic, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Maribel; three daughters, Janice, Sheila and Yanira; and three grandchildren. Service, 10 a.m. July 8, Evergreen Funeral Home. Evergreen Funeral Home.

Patricia Marie Sena Tafoya

Born June 7, 1944.

Died July 1, 2017.

Housekeeping, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Richard and Matthew; two daughters, Charlene Schreyer and Julie Fernandez; three brothers, Ron Sena, Leo Sena and Richard Sena; five sisters, Mary Lucero, Shirley Brown, Dolores Sena Fernandez, Margie Moreno and Lynda Sena Fenton; and 11 grandchildren. Visitation, 6 to 7 p.m., followed by a rosary, July 6, The Springs Funeral Services. Service, 10:30 a.m. July 7, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Ave. Burial, Evergreen Cemetery. The Springs Funeral Services.

James Allan Smith

Born Nov. 30, 1961.

Died June 30, 2017.

Military communications/served in the U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three sons, James A. Jr., Manuel Eugene and Steve Andrew; a daughter, Jane Marie Baker; and two grandchildren. The Springs Funeral Services.

James Michael Stannard

Born Dec. 20, 1934.

Died July 1, 2017.

Attorney/served in the U.S. Army, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Nancy; two sons, Matthew James and David Edward; and a sister, Gladys Irene. Visitation, 1 to 2 p.m., followed by a service, July 7, Ascension Lutheran Church, 2505 North Circle Drive. The Springs Funeral Services.

Jason Douglas Stark

Born Dec. 13, 1980.

Died June 29, 2017.

Local plumber, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his companion, Ambur Racek; a son, Elijah; two daughters, Gianna and Elisia; his mother, Wanda; a sister, Wendy; two stepbrothers, Michael and Gabe; and a stepsister, Ciara. Visitation, 5 to 8 p.m. July 5, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Celebration of life service, 2 p.m. July 6, Calvary Worship Center, 501 Castle Road. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

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