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Phyllis JoAnn Stasenka

Phyllis JoAnn Stasenka, 79, peacefully passed away early on the morning of September 20th in her Estes Park, CO home in the woods. She was surrounded by loved ones, dogs, birds and her chipmunk "Chippy." She was greatly loved by her sons Steve Nordbrock, Craig Nordbrock, Don Stasenka and Scott Stasenka; her daughters-in-law Mayra, Rhonda, Carol and Cheryl; her grand children Tarajean, McKenna, Delaney, Jenn ...

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Robert Karl Obele

Robert Karl Obele, age 69, died peacefully on September 19, 2014 in his home in Estes Park, CO. Bob's family includes his wife Jean Might; daughter Kim Obele and husband Rex Steele of Loveland, CO; son Will Obele and wife Willow Obele, and granddaughter Gretchen Obele of Fort Collins, CO; Geneva Might and Patrick Chance of Austin, TX; and Kelly, Teal, and grandsons Isaac, and Caleb Might of Austin, TX. Bob' ...

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James “J.R.” Robertson

Jim “J.R.” Robertson of Estes Park died at home Sunday, August 31st. He was 87 years old. James Martin Robertson and his twin brother Edward Guy Robertson were born May 6, 1927 in Charlotte, Michigan to Thelma (Mitchell) and Martin Robertson. Jim graduated from Great Neck High School in New York where he was a standout multi-sport athlete, and attended Colorado State College (now University of Northern Colo ...

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Caroline Rita Ricciardi

Caroline Rita Ricciardi passed from our lives on August 15th, 2014. She was 88 years old. Caroline was born in Trenton, New Jersey on June 26, 1926 and grew up within a close-knit Italian immigrant family from Naples, Italy. From 1978 through 1998 she would spend summers in Estes Park, CO spoiling her grandchildren Christopher and Gina. While working at the Big Horn Restaurant, which was owned by her son An ...

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Katie Speer

Estes Park resident Katie Speer died at her home early Monday morning September 15, 2014. She was 84 years old. Catherine Kerins was born September 12, 1930 in Reading, OH. Her parents were Raymond and Marguerie (Wagner) Kerins. Katie grew up in Terre Haute, IN and attended schools there where she was a member of the Speech and Debate Teams. She received a scholarship to attend Northwestern University of Sp ...

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Thomas Sharrard

Long time Colorado resident died June 22, 2014 at the age of 83 years. Thomas (Tom) Floyd Sharrard was born in Iron River, Michigan (Paint Lake District in the UP) in 1930. He was the ninth of ten children. The Sharrard family operated a logging camp and hunting camp during Tom’s youth in which he guided clients and gathered pine cones for reforestation. In 1947 Tom joined the army where he became a mechani ...

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Leo B. Matti

2/1/1940-8/13/2014 Leo B. Matti died at home in Estes Park from a sudden heart attack. He led a full life, starting with being born in Switzerland, then being raised in Australia, and crowning his sojourn in this world with an extended stay as a citizen in the United States. His meteoric career in health care started as a medical school student at the University of Queensland, becoming an undergraduate at t ...

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Walter Burgess Joyner Jr.

Walter Burgess Joyner Jr. died of complications arising from attempts to treat shingles in Spokane, Wash. Sept. 7, 2014. Known to all as “Burgess,” or after reaching six feet four inches, “Little Burgess,” he was born to Burgess and Helen (Calkens) Joyner on Sept. 24, 1931. He attended Greeley High School and upon graduating enlisted in the Navy where he was a seaman on the USS Philippine Seas. After his en ...

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