Kit Carson County

Obituary – Joyce Lorraine Saffer

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Joyce Lorraine Saffer

July 4, 1932 - February 24, 2022

Joyce Lorraine (Charles) Saffer passed February 24, 2022, at Memorial Central Hospital in Colorado Springs. For the past eight years, Joyce struggled with Alzheimer's. 

She spent these years at Prairie Pines Assisted Living in Eads, Valley View Villa in Fort Morgan, and Namaste Alzheimer Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. 

Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions to hold public hearings on eastern plains

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The Joint Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions will hold public hearings [in/on region] on the preliminary maps for the state's eight congressional districts, as well as the 65 state house and 35 senate districts.

Colorado residents will have the opportunity to testify about their communities and communicate directly with the Colorado Independent Redistricting Commissions. Both commissions will convene jointly at each location to take testimony both in-person and remotely.

Funeral Services – Elmer “Red” King

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Elmer "Red" King

July 28, 1944 - June 30, 2021

Mr. King passed away following a very brief illness.

Viewing and visitation will take place Monday, July 5, 2021, from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church at 450 3rd Street in Burlington. Rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. 

A Funeral Mass of Resurrection is to be Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. Burial will follow at 3:30 p.m. at the Eads Cemetery.