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Deaths for Oct. 22, 2013

October 26, 2013 Updated: October 26, 2013 at 4:10 pm
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Ursula Barrentine

Born Oct. 30, 1955.

Died Oct. 16, 2013.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Visitation, 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 23, Clayhouse Alliance Church, 5620 Dublin Blvd. Celebration of life service, 4 p.m. Oct. 24, Clayhouse Alliance Church. Chapel of Memories.

Jose l. "loaf" Brito

Born Dec. 22, 1943.

Died Oct. 17, 2013.

Construction laborer, 50-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by three stepchildren, Nicki Mendez, Jacob Mestas and Larry Mestas; two sisters, Enedina Perea and Betty Lou Nace; a brother, Tony Brito; his ex-wife, Evelyn Sanchez; four nieces, Cora Jamillo, Bernadette Marrero, Margie Sanchez and Lisa Hjelm; and a nephew, Bill Brito. Rosary, 6 p.m. Oct. 24, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2030 W. Colorado Ave. Mass, 1 p.m. Oct. 25, Sacred Heath Catholic Church. Burial, Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Cappadona Funeral Home.

Barbara "Joyce" Cline

Born July 25, 1946.

Died Oct. 15, 2013.

Longtime Loveland resident. Survived by her husband, Thomas; three daughters, Christine Shelley, Robin Witham and Jen Vanderpool; and eight grandchildren. Visitation, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Nov. 9, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Services, 1 p.m. Nov. 9, First Christian Church. Burial, Fairview Cemetery. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Stella M. Gomez

Born Feb. 28, 1961.

Died Oct. 19, 2013.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by four sons, Raymond Gracia, Vincent, Arthur and Victor Gomez; a daughter, Victoria Casey; and 11 grandchildren. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

William H. Gosnell

Born March 27, 1930.

Died Oct. 19, 2013.

U.S. Air Force, retired, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, William; and a daughter, Elizabeth Creamer. Service, 10 a.m. Oct.23, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Lewis b. hester

Born Sept. 17, 1926.

Died Oct. 12, 2013.

Theologian, 41-year Colorado Springs resident. Services pending. The Springs Funeral Services.

Lucille Moore

Born March 6, 1924.

Died Oct. 19, 2013.

Homemaker, U.S. civil service, 45-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a daughter, Janice Wulf; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Visitation, 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 23, Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home. Service, 10 a.m. Oct. 24, Pikes Peak Christian Church, 4955 Bradley Road. Reception after service at the church. Interment, Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Laurie c. Reilly

Born Aug. 26, 1955.

Died Oct. 16, 2013.

Lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Jonathan; and a daughter, Paige. Services, 11 a.m. Oct. 26, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain St.

Carlos Jimmy Rodriguez

Born June 9, 1964.

Died Oct. 17, 2013.

Contractor, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Pamela; two daughters, Ashley Medina and Monique Atencio; two sisters, Juanita Morgan and Lucina Rodriguez; two brothers, Michael Rodriguez and Manuel DeHerrera; and two grandchildren. Services, noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 24, with memorial service to follow, Victory World Outreach, 2150 S. Academy Blvd. Evergreen Funeral Home.

Royce D. Smith

Born Jan. 5, 1924.

Died Oct. 14, 2013.

U.S. Air Force, retired, general accounting office, 41-year Colorado Springs and Lakewood resident. Survived by a daughter, Linda Johnson; a son, Randall; a brother, Kenton Smith; a grandchild, and two great-grandchildren. Graveside service, 12:30 p.m. Oct. 25, Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Janet Vlach

Died Oct. 19, 2013.

Elementary school teacher, 32-year Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Michael and Timothy; two daughters, Linda Pindel and Pamela Gomez; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Memorial Mass, 4 p.m. Oct. 29, Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 N. Carefree Circle. Burial, Restlawn Memorial Park, Wausau, Wis. Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, Mausoleum and Crematory.

Anne Marie (Persepanko) Wolski

Born June 24, 1917.

Died Oct. 17, 2013.

Homemaker, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Robert and David; a daughter, Judy; a granddaughter; and two great-grandchildren. Viewing, 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 22, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Memorial service, 11 a.m. Oct. 24, Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

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