Published on Thursday, October 08 2015 13:57
Kathryn Ann Keesler Ralston, curator of rocks, stories, beauty, and friends, died on Wednesday, September 9, four days after Dick and Kathy’s 46th wedding anniversary.
Kathy was born in Red Oak, Iowa to Max and Grace Keesler on March 15, 1938. She graduated from Red Oak High School in 1955, and has remained close to many of her fellow graduates, attending and helping to organize reunions over the years. She went on to get a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from the University of Iowa in 1959.
Published on Thursday, September 17 2015 19:42
Jerry Thomas Fikes passed away on Saturday, September 12, at his home in Lyons. He is survived by his wife, Sandi, son J.T., daughter Killion, stepson Jesse Atkinson, sister Jennifer Erickson and her husband Jim Erickson, and parents Tom and Nancy Fikes.
Published on Thursday, May 21 2015 11:08
Anthony (Tony) DiSalvo
Published on Thursday, September 03 2015 14:07
This was written by Gloria as she suffered from cancer.
Hello, my name is Gloria Jean Simpson. I was born May 27, 1952 to Richard E. and JoAnn Johnson Roe in Boulder, Colorado. Besides a short adventure to Empire and Dillion, I was raised in Lyons, Colorado. I graduated from Lyons High School in 1970, where I was active in choir, cheerleading, the school newspaper, and yearbook. It was during this time that I met the love of my life, Wayne R. Simpson.
Published on Thursday, May 21 2015 10:42
Leroy Robert York, 75, passed away peacefully on May 1, in Pueblo. He was born June 4, 1939 in Waukegan, Illinois to Robert and Amanda (Pritzl) York. On February 14, 1958 he married Jenny (DeYoung) York in McHenry, Illinois. Roy and his family moved to Lyons, in 1969.