Mrs. Ida Benson, daughter of Mrs. Tobler of San Luis creek,
died at Manitou last week. (Saguache Chronicle, December 26, 1884)
Died – Clark – At Saguache Colo., on Thursday last, Mrs.
Maria Clark. (Saguache Chronicle, July 30, 1886)
GRAHAM, MARY M.
Died – On the 19th instant, at Saguache, Mary M.
infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Mercier Graham, aged just 4
(Saguache Chronicle, August 23, 1879)
IN CAR: Saguache,
Colo., Oct. 29 - Mrs. Mary Lulina Lucero, 72, of Center, was killed and
five other people injured when their automobile landed upside down
after being forced off highway U.S. 285 three miles east of Saguache. [The Helena Independent,
Helena Montana October 30, 1940 - Sub by S. Williams]
McCOY, W. W.
CANDIDATE KILLED: Center, Colo., October
13-In a quarrel over a
livery bill of four dollars today, W.W. McCoy, proprietor of a livery
stable and Republican candidate for assessor, was shot and killed by
Perry Talbott of Denver, a carpenter. Talbott fired six shots, five of
which took effect. The sixth shot struck a horse. Talbott was
immediately arrested and rushed to the jail at Saguache. [Reno Evening Gazette, (Reno
Nevada) October 13, 1910 - Sub by S. Williams]
Mooney Dies - Fallon, Oct. 27 - Richard Ward Mooney, 71, died Oct. 22
at the local hospital following a long illness. Born
at Sanguache, Colo., he had lived in Fallon for about 30 years and was
employed as a school janitor. He had no known relatives. [October 28, 1956 Nevada
State Journal, Reno Nevada - Submitted by S. Williams]
Died – On Monday, the 14th day of April 1870,
Eddie, son of John E., and Eliza M. Nelson, aged 1 year, 8 months and
Death suddenly entered the household of these parents, and
took from them their ownly darling, the idol of their hearts, leaving
desolate and lonely.
While all are ready to offer them sympathy, nothing can be
offered that will fill the void in their hearts caused by the loss of
A strong link has thus been formed, which will draw the
hearts of these afflicted parents towards the life to come. Their
consolation in these their hours of trial, will be the thought that in
years to come, when they shall have crossed the dark river, they will
and welcomed by their darling and that the pleasures of that re-union
will in a
measure compensate them for their present bereavement.
Dr. Cornelius preached the funeral sermon at the Baptist
Church on Wednesday.
The Church was well filled by those who were present as a
mark of sympathy for the parent sin their heavy affliction. (Saguache
Chronicle, April 19, 1879)
OLIVER, LEILA MASCARENAS
Leila Mascarenas Oliver, 76, of Thornton, died December 27.
Services were December 30 with burial at Fort Logan National Cemetery. Mrs.
Oliver was born in Saguache on September 4, 1923. She married Elvis Oliver,
1984. She was a homemaker. Survivors include son Sirio of Washington; brothers,
Amos, Tom and Paul all of Colorado; sister Stephanie Mighell of Colorado; four grandchildren
and six great-grandchildren. (The Rocky Mountain News, Tuesday, January 4,
Deer Excites man; He Dies as Heart Fails: Saguache,
Oct. 14 - Ray Roberts, of Stanford, Tex., became so excited when he
sighted a deer while hunting and shot at it several times that he died
of a heart attack, it was believed
today. The body was
found yesterday and
brought here from a dude ranch 50 miles west of Saguache. He was about
65 years old. He was believed to be the first casualty of the 1938 deer
season. Roberts told
companions yesterday that he would search some more before returning to
camp. Several empty shells were near the body. [The Mexia Weekly Herald,
(Mexia Texas); October 21, 1938 - Sub by S. Williams]
Died – Schmidt – At Saguache on the 6th inst.,
Mrs. Caroline Schmidt, aged --- years. (Saguache Chronicle, July 11,
SISNEROS, DAVID MARK
David mark Sisneros, 42, Oil field services operator died
June 21. A mass was said June 27 at St. Agnes Catholic Church. Interment was in
St. Agnes Cemetery in Saguache.
He was born October 9, 1958 in Sterling. He was employed for
three years at Conquest Oil Company. Sisneros was an artist, sculptor and
sportsman. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic church.
He is survived by his parents, Jerry and Dorothy, Brighton,
four brothers, Richard, Alma, Stan, Broomfield, Christopher, Aurora, and Carlos
Contributions may be made to Brighton Almost Home, Brighton,
Colorado. (the Denver Post, Wednesday, July 11, 2001)
Died – Stubbs – On the morning of the 20th inst.
Minnie Pearl, only daughter of B. P. and S. A. Stubbs, aged two months
The funeral services took place at the family residence,
Rev. L. M. Whiting the Baptist minister, officiating. A large concourse
citizens followed the deceased infant to the hillside cemetery, where
interred. Mr. and Mrs. Stubbs have the sympathy of the entire
(Saguache Chronicle, March 23, 1883)
WILLIAMS, WILSON P.
TREASURER SUICIDES: Saguache,
Colo., Sept. 11-Wilson P.
Williams, for three terms treasurer of Saguache county, was dead today,
a suicide according to a coroner's verdict Williams shot himself while
walking on the Main street of the town last night. [The Bee, (Danville
Virginia) September 11, 1929 - Sub by S. Williams]