Local Obituaries

Sally Burgess, 80

Sally A. Burgess, 80, formerly of Aurora, died of cancer in Weidman, Mich. May 2, 2014. Donations may be made in her name to St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.  

Una Rae Riebling, 84

Una Rae Riebling, 84

Una Rae Riebling, 84, of Cape Coral, Florida passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Born on May 31, 1929 in Milwaukee, WI; she spent her youth growing up in Crookston, MN having graduated from Crookston High School before …

Douglas Edward McEvoy, longtime City of Aurora employee, 89

Douglas Edward McEvoy, longtime City of Aurora employee, 89

Mr. McEvoy served in the U S Navy during World War II. He retired from the City of Aurora as the City Purchasing Agent. He met the challenges of a city that was rapidly growing with diligence and hard work. The employees of the city were like his second family

Janet J. Lovejoy, 66

Janet J. Lovejoy, 66

Mrs. Lovejoy is survived by her husband, Brian; nieces and nephews Cori, Elisa, Chris, Ginger, Wayne, Stephanie, Marsha, Sandy, and Michael.

Curtis Woodbury Merrill, 84

Curtis Woodbury Merrill, 84

CURTIS WOODBURY MERRILL, 84, of Aurora, Colorado, passed away on January 12, 2014 after a brief battle with combined pneumonia and flu. Curtis was born in Syracuse, New York on June 14, 1929, to Curtis W. Merrill, Sr., and Katharine …

Michael David Scully, 58

Michael David Scully, 58, of Aurora, CO passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Born on April 19, 1955 in Fontainebleau, France; he spent his youth growing up as a military dependent having lived in France, Panama, Texas and Colorado.  He …

Norman W. Bolton, 78

Norman W. Bolton, 78

Norman W. Bolton, of Aurora, passed away Friday, September 13, 2013. He was 78. He was born May 22, 1935. Norm was a hard working, generous, and funny person that will be dearly missed.  Norm honorably served in the Air Force for …

Robert K. Early, 90

Robert K. Early, 90

Lt. Col. (Ret) Robert K. Early died Aug. 5, 2013. He was 90. Born Feb. 17, 1923 in Portsmouth VA, Mr. Early graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in January 1940. He began as a Navy Apprentice Mechanic in 1941 …

Terry Lee Hinton, 48

Terry Lee Hinton, 48, of Colorado, died Monday, July 15, 2013, from injuries from a tragic car accident Monday, July 8, 2013. He was born to the late David and Mary Hinton on January 25, 1965, in Houston, Texas. Terry …

John Michael Rafle, 54

John Michael Rafle was born December 6, 1957 in Erie, Penn. the son of Abram Coleman and Josephine Nelda (D’Aurora) Rafle. He passed away on Monday, June 18, 2012 at Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, Colo. at the age of …