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DEATHS

May 30, 2018 Updated: May 30, 2018 at 3:35 pm
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Sgt Major Leon Alando Alston, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Born May 13, 1939.

Died May 19, 2018.

Special Forces/U.S. Army, (Ret.), longtime Bartlett, Tenn., resident. Survived by his wife, Linda M.; a son, Kenny ; four daughters, Jodi, DeAnn Henson, Antinina Davis, and Cycily Dent; and 13 grandchildren. Funeral service, 1 p.m. June 2, Iglesia Nueva Vida, 801 North Circle Drive. The Springs Funeral Services.

Jerry Don Daves

Born May 6, 1944.

Died May 29, 2018.

Automotive sales, longtime Woodland Park resident. Survived by two sons, Chance and Rayce ; two brothers, Dick and Dean; and two grandchildren. The Springs Funeral Services.

Metanasa Drammgh

Born Aug. 27, 1950.

Died May 27, 2018.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by her husband, Mario Morales. Visitation, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 3, Swan-Law Funeral Directors. Visitation, 11:45 a.m. to noon June 4, Relevant Word Ministries, 1040 S Institute St. Funeral service, noon June 4, Relevant Word Ministries, 1040 S Institute St. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Suzanne "Suz" Elizabeth Guthrie

Born Aug. 20, 1961.

Died May 23, 2018.

Restaurant/bar owner, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Celebration of Life, 2 p.m. June 9, Guthrie's Bar and Grill, 1410 Kelly Johnson Boulevard. The Springs Funeral Services-North.

Margaret Hruban

Born Oct. 21, 1945.

Died May 25, 2018.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, David and Michael. Visitation, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. June 5, Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Funeral service, 11 a.m. June 6, Holy Apostle Catholic Church, 4925 N. Carefree Circle. Memorial Gardens Funeral Home and Cemetery.

Bonnie Gwen Jones

Born April 14, 1948.

Died May 27, 2018.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two daughters, Angie Simmons, and Tina Coates; three sisters, Donna Ortiz, Glenda Raines and Delores Bowker; and two grandchildren. The Springs Funeral Services.

Jose A. Perea

Born Nov. 16, 1990.

Died May 27, 2018.

Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his father, Mario Sr.; his mother, Ofelia Garcia; a brother, Mario; and two sisters, Carmen and Yazmin. Visitation, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. June 1, Angelus Funeral Directors. Rosary, 7 p.m. June 1, Angelus Funeral Directors. Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. June 2, Saint Gabriel of the Archangel Catholic Church, 8755 Scarborough. Interment, Evergreen Cemetery. Angelus Funeral Directors.

Leslie Ross

Born July 1, 1965.

Died April 16, 2018.

Homemaker, lifelong Colorado Springs resident. Survived by two sons, Patrick and Ryan; her father, Richard; two brothers, Stephen and Michael; and a sister, Julie Zehner. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

Robert Cecil Starling

Born Dec. 9, 1936.

Died May 28, 2018.

Electrical maintence, longtime Peyton resident. Survived by his wife, Lucille C. Buswell; two sons, Gerard and Greg; and two daughters, Janine (Mike) Stevens and Raylene Romero. Visitation, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 31, Angelus Funeral Directors. Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. June 1, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1830 S. Corona Avenue. Burial, Pacheca Cemetery, 33 South Range 67 West, Weston. Angelus Chapel Funeral Directors.

Billy Sypher

Born Aug. 2, 1930.

Died May 26, 2018.

School administrator, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Wanda; two daughters, Jennifer Horn and Valerie Cox; two stepdaughters, Kathleen Palomba-Ouellette and Robyn Frazier-Deutsch; and 10 grandchildren. Memorial service, 10 a.m. June 1, St. Paul's Methodist Church, 2111 Carlton Drive. Cappadona Funeral Home.

Irma Lee Wenger

Born Sept. 9, 1924.

Died May 28, 2018.

Lifelong Colorado resident. Survived by two sons, Bob and Rich; a daughter, Carol Royse; and six grandchildren. Funeral service, 11 a.m. June 13, Calvary United Methodist Church, 4210 Austin Bluffs Parkway. Burial, Evergreen Cemetery. Swan-Law Funeral Directors.

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