Prowers County

Obituary – Lois M. Springer

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Lois M. Springer

February 7, 1928 - June 14, 2020

Lois M. Springer, 92, of La Junta passed away June 14, 2020, at the Sangre de Cristo Hospice House in Pueblo.

Lois was born February 7, 1928, in McLean, Texas, and moved to Colorado two years later. Her parents, Vera and Douglas Christopher, moved about one mile north of Bristol and remained there until she was about 14 years old. Then they moved to Granada until her marriage to Wilbur Springer in 1947.

Death Notice – Anna Lea Vagher

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Anna Lea Vagher

April 2, 1931 - June 10, 2020

Anna Lea Vagher, affectionately known as Ann, was born April 2, 1931 at Holly to John Marma and Lola Mae (Greene) Shields, and passed away June 10, 2020, at her home in Bristol with her family by her side at the age of 89.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Melvin "Mick" Vagher, granddaughter, Trish Schomaker and her son-in-law, Robert Jensen.

Granada School District RE-1 Graduation Plan – Seniors and 8th Grade

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Granada School District RE-1 Graduation Ceremony Parade - May 23, 2020 10:00 a.m.

  • Park in front of the school (facing the school)
  • Graduation parade watchers will need to stay in their cars at all times.
  • The class of 2020 will parade in their vehicles through the town, down main street and then to the front of the school.  The parade will be led by the police and followed by a fire truck.
  • We ask that parents of the graduate to also ride in the car with their graduate.