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Lupe Cervantez, 57

Posted: Friday, Jan 20th, 2017
CAPULIN--Longtime Capulin resident Lupe Cervantez, 57, passed away on Jan. 15, 2017.
He was born on Jan. 15, 1960 in Muleshoe, Texas to Quirino and Maria Megia Cervantez. He was a heavy equipment operator for The United States Forest Service for many years. He both loved his cars and working on his cars. His greatest joy came from spending time

Kenneth ‘Ken’ Ray Heide, 88

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 18th, 2017
WALSENBURG, Colo.-- Lifetime resident Kenneth "Ken" Ray Heide was born in Mosca, Colo. July 7, 1928 and died on Jan. 12, 2017 at Spanish Peaks Veteran's Center in Walsenburg, Colo.
He was the son of Roy J. Heide and Nettie Patton Heide.
He married LaVona Asay in Alamosa in 1956 at the Seven Gables Methodist Church.
Kenneth enjoyed his

Harvey Vernon “Sully” Sullivan, Jr., 83

Posted: Sunday, Jan 15th, 2017
MONTE VISTA--Hometown hero and lifelong resident of the San Luis Valley, Harvey Vernon Sullivan, Jr, 83, of Monte Vista, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and friends at the Rio Grande Hospital in Del Norte.
On July 9, 1933, Harvey was the first born child to Harvey Sullivan, Sr. and Mary Jane Ashbrook. He was raised by his

Pauline Elizabeth Nielsen, 96

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017
DEL NORTE--Pauline Elizabeth Nielsen passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 in Del Norte at 96 years old. Pauline was born Oct. 31, 1920 in Monte Vista to Thaddeus A. Elliott and Lena (Pfeiffer) Elliott.
She married Richard Wade Nielsen from Center on Dec. 31, 1942 in Camp Livingston, La. three months before he shipped out to Europe during World

Angel Delph Martinez, 26

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017
MONTE VISTA--Monte Vista resident Angel Delph Martinez, 26, passed away on Jan. 4, 2017.
Angel was a loving and caring person. He loved his dog Koda like his baby; he also loved Rashawn Aguilar, which was his adopted son that he was never able to have. He was a diehard Bronco fan; he loved going to Rockies and

Eddie “Goog” Pacheco, 77

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017
LAKEWOOD--Eddie "Goog" Pacheco, 77 peacefully passed away January 5, 2017 surrounded by his family at St. Anthony's Hospital in Lakewood, Colo at the age of 77. Eddie was a lifelong resident of Monte Vista, CO.
Eddie is survived by his wife Joyce Pacheco of 58 years. They were high school sweethearts and Eddie Good referred to her as "the love

David Lloyd Oliver, 89

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017
ALAMOSA--David Lloyd Oliver, 89, passed away Jan. 6, 2017 in Alamosa, Colo.
He was born Nov. 22, 1927 in Center to Fred and Maude Oliver.
David married Mary Swinney and they raised four children together on the family farm in Center.
David loved spending time with family, fishing, hunting, being outdoors and traveling with Mary. He was a 50-year

Milford Nelson “Buddy” Bostick, 98

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017
WACO, Texas-- Milford Nelson Bostick, known since childhood as "Buddy," was born May 18, 1918, east of Moody, in the Liberty Hill community in McLennan County, Texas. He was the son of Veda Welborn Bostick and Seth Pendleton Bostick. He passed away at St. Catherine's Center on Jan. 4, 2017.
Bostick graduated from Moody High School and entered Baylor University. He treasured his

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