Catherine Lee Mathews
August 7, 1947 - October 14, 2021
Catherine was born August 7, 1947, in Colorado to Lowell and Lois (Walker) Hanson and passed away October 14, 2021, at the Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 74.
She is preceded in death by her parents and three siblings, Dale Hanson, Ron Hanson and Delores Nelson.
Chad W. Ray
January 1, 1972 - October 9, 2021
Chad Ray, formerly of Lamar and Eads, was born January 1, 1972, to Richard and Barbara Ray.
He departed this life October 9, 2021, following a brief illness.
Chad is survived by his wife, Sarah; daughters, Dorian and Hailey; as well as numerous family members and many friends.
Arrangements are pending.
The Lamar Community College Foundation is hosting its fourth annual Boots, Bling & Blessings fundraiser.
Melvin Ray Lauderdale
December 6, 1960 - September 15, 2021
A celebration of life memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident Melvin Ray Lauderdale will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 27, 2021, at the Peacock Family Chapel with Ian Blacker officiating. Inurnment will follow at the McClave Cemetery.
Per Melvin's request cremation will take place.
Xander Sharpe Rowan
November 2, 2004 - September 8, 2021
A celebration of life for lifelong Lamar and Wiley resident Xander Rowan will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at the Lamar Christian Church with Pastor Mike Schneider officiating. Interment will take place at the Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar.
Early Childhood Education classes are being offered on weekends by Lamar Community College.
Samantha Cait Zordel
April 26, 2006 - September 8, 2021
A celebration of life for lifelong Wiley resident Samantha Cait Zordel, affectionately known to her family and friends as Cait, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 17, 2021, at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating.
Charlotte VanMeter Rogers
January 25, 1941 - August 27, 2021
Charlotte VanMeter Rogers was born to Alfred E. VanMeter and Edna L. Burkhart VanMeter January 25, 1941, in Denver and passed away August 27, 2021, at her home in Lamar with her family by her side.
Charlotte attended East High School in Denver. She married Jameson (Jim) Rogers May 18, 1957.
Vernon Lee Appel
August 14, 1938 - August 26, 2021
Vernon was born August 14, 1938, at Kit Carson to Tobias and Freda Appel and passed away August 26, 2021, at the Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs at the age of 83.