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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

‘Voices & Thoughts’ Archives

Obituary: Joann Marie Hergenreter

Obituary: Joann Marie Hergenreter

( August 25, 1937 - January 28, 2018 ) Joann Marie Hergenreter of Berthoud passed away unexpectedly on January 28, 2018. She was born in Arvada, Colorado to Jennie and Roxy Ditolla.  Joann’s motto in life was “Live, Laugh, Love.” She will be remembered by family and friends as a “Peacemaker.” Joann loved to travel with her twin sister Josephine.  She volunteered at the Berthoud Senior Center for the past 15 years. She served as Chairman of the Board. She also ... Full Story

Colorado Caucuses Are Not to be Missed

Colorado Caucuses Are Not to be Missed

If you have never participated in a caucus, now is the time to start. The League of Women Voters of Larimer County offers this overview of the caucus process: Caucuses are local, public meetings for voters at assigned precinct locations. They are true nitty, gritty, grassroots politics where neighbors come together to begin the election season selecting precinct committee persons and electing gubernatorial candidate delegates to the county assembly.  At the county assembly, ... Full Story

The importance of Census

The importance of Census

Dear Editor, The 2018 election season is upon us and terminology related to the election can be confusing - two being apportionment and districting. Apportionment determines the number of representatives to the U.S. House of Representative allotted to each state based on population. Each state gets two senators, but population determines the number of representatives. Districting is the process of drawing the lines to establish the population each U.S. House member will represent. ... Full Story

Obituary: Edward F. Sanford

Obituary: Edward F. Sanford

Edward F. Sanford Sept. 2, 1934 - Jan. 2, 2018 Edward F. Sanford, aka Dad, Pop, Grampa and Poppa, left to see Jesus face to face on Jan. 2, 2018, escaping a short but exhausting battle with lung and liver cancer. He was born in Kingston, New York, on Sept. 2, 1934, to Edward and Julia Reidy Sanford and was a graduate of St. Mary's School and Kingston High School, 1952. He served in the U. S. Navy during the Korean Conflict and was employed by IBM for 30 years. On Sept. ... Full Story

Obituary: Harlin Dale Trupp

Obituary: Harlin Dale Trupp

Harlin Dale Trupp, 69, of Berthoud passed away December 27, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 9, 1948 to Vernon L and Rachel (Kuxhaus) Trupp at the Larimer County Hospital in Fort Collins, Colorado. He was raised on a farm in the Masonville area and graduated from Loveland High School in 1966. Harlin attended the University of Colorado before enlisting in the Marine Corps in January of 1968. He served as a machine gunner and squad leader with the 3rd Marines, 3rd ... Full Story

Obituary: Jeri Lynn Kokes

Obituary: Jeri Lynn Kokes

  Jeri Lynn Kokes, 62, of Berthoud, passed away on December 22, 2017, after a month-long battle with pancreatic cancer. She was born on June 4, 1955 in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Harold and Edna Johnson. She married Mike O'Bryan on November 16, 1973, and they moved to Colorado. They had their only child Brandy on May 16, 1975. Jeri married her second husband, John Kokes, on February 8, 1997, and they made Berthoud their home for 18 years, until John passed away after a long battle with ... Full Story

Obituary: Marjorie Ann Foote Knievel

Obituary: Marjorie Ann Foote Knievel

Marjorie Ann Knievel February 12, 1927 - November 01, 2017   Marjorie Ann Foote Knievel, a longtime resident of Loveland and Berthoud died November 1, 2017 at Columbine Commons Health & Rehab Facility in Windsor, Colorado following a brief illness. She was born in Loveland, Colorado February 12, 1927 the first child of Don and Margaret (Sharpless) Foote. She enjoyed a carefree childhood with her parents and sister Donna Lou in their home on the shores of Lake Loveland. ... Full Story

Obituary: Floyd S. Sterkel

Obituary: Floyd S. Sterkel

Floyd S. Sterkel, 87, of Berthoud Colorado passed away November 22, 2017 at Pathways Hospice Care Center in Loveland Colorado, surrounded by his family he loved so much. Floyd was born May 15, 1930 in Gering Nebraska to George and Elizabeth Sterkel. Sisters Julie Hart and Ardell Bath. On January 30, 1970 he married his beautiful bride Dorothy L. Reider. She took his last name and his heart forever. Together they had four daughters Norma Lee Davis husband Dave; Pam Funke (Sterkel) husband ... Full Story

Obituary: Stephen “Steve” Wayne Payton

Obituary: Stephen “Steve” Wayne Payton

    Stephen “Steve” Wayne Peyton (58) passed away peacefully at his home in Berthoud, Colorado, October 21st, 2017 surrounded by loved ones following a courageous 7-year battle with cancer. Steve was born September 30th, 1959, in Gunnison, Colorado, to Gary and Carolyn Peyton. He grew up in Lamar, Colorado, where his accomplishments included all-state in baseball, football, and basketball. Pursuing his love of baseball, Steve attended college on baseball ... Full Story

Obituary: Robert P. Starck

Obituary: Robert P. Starck

Robert P. Starck, 82, died October 10, 2017 among family. Robert was born October 28, 1934 in Riverton, Wyoming to Emil and Victoria (Heberlein) Starck. Robert moved to Colorado as a young child and graduated from Berthoud High School in 1954. Robert married Virginia Sauer at the Congregational Church in Loveland, Colorado in 1956, then moved to live and work on the family farm in Johnstown, Colorado where he resided with his family for the next sixty years. While farming was always ... Full Story

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