Durango Obituaries

  • Dennis Richardson Liles
    Durango resident Dennis Richardson Liles died of cardiac and pulmonary complications Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Mercy Regional Medical Center. He turned 68 two weeks earlier.Mr. Liles was born to William and Vergie Liles on April 1, 1946, in New Orleans. He graduated from Isidore Newman School in New Orleans and was proud to say […]
  • Vincent Haffey
    Vincent Cornelius Haffey, passed away peacefully at home on April 1, 2014, he was 64 years old. The son of Joseph and Josephine Haffey, owners and operators of Haffey’s store in Durango. Both of his parents preceded him in death. Vince is best remembered as a young clerk in the family business, a skilled fisherman […]
  • Vincent Cornelius Haffey
    Lifelong Durango resident Vincent Cornelius Haffey died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at his home. He was 64. The cause of death is undetermined at this time.Mr. Haffey was born to Joseph and Josephine Haffey on Nov. 2, 1949, in Durango. His parents were the owners and operators of Haffeyx2019s store in Durango.Mr. Haffey… View Full […]
  • Elizabeth Heyen
    Elizabeth “Betty” Heyen, 84, Passed away peacefully Saturday, April 05, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. A Graveside Service will be Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Greenmount Cemetery, Chaplain Earl Caudill will be officiating. Mrs. Heyen was born October 9, 1929 in Kansas City, Kansas, the daughter of Charles and Pearl Shanklin. She was […]
  • Dennis Liles
    Dennis Liles
    Dennis Richardson Liles of Durango passed away on April 13, 2014 at Mercy Regional Medical Center of cardiac and pulmonary complications. He was 68. Dennis was born, April 1, 1946 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated high school from Isidore Newman School and was proud to say that “Peyton Manning went to my school.” He […]
  • John Graham
    John Graham
    Longtime Pagosa resident J.D. Graham died April 12, 2014 as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. John Duncan Graham was born April 12, 1949 in La Junta, Colorado to Duane and Edith Graham. He was the oldest of 9 children. J.D. lived a full life. He was a decorated veteran of the […]
  • Lyle Gordon Johnson
    Former Durango resident Lyle Gordon Johnson died of complications of congestive heart failure Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Berthoud. He was 84.Mr. Johnson was born to Gustav and Thelma Johnson on March 17, 1930, in Carrington, N.D. He lived with his parents and brother in nearby Jamestown through the Depression. When he was in his […]
  • Michael Bowman
    Michael “Mickey” Bowman, 71, passed away on April 11, 2014, after a long and brave battle with pancreatic cancer. Mickey was born on July 19, 1942 to Tom and Ruby Bowman in Houston, Texas. He graduated from Jesse Jones High School and attended the University of Houston. Mickey enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corp and […]
  • Willis Lewis x2018Slimx2019 Somervell Jr.
    Willis Lewis x201cSlimx201d Somervell Jr., father of Durango resident Joann Hards, died Monday, April 7, 2014.A rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. today, April 13, 2014, at Bohlender Funeral Chapel, 121 W. Olive St., in Fort Collins. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 930 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at St. […]