Juanita L. Urban

Juanita L. Urban, 85, of
Simla, Colorado passed
away on June 12, 2014 in
Hugo, Colorado in the
Lincoln Community Care
Center.
Juanita was born on July
21, 1928 in Eastonville,
Colorado to John W. and
Mary E. (Devlin) Welty; she
was one of five children.
Juanita attended the Eastonville
School graduating
high school when she was
16 in 1944. Being so young
there was only one college
that would accept a 16 year
old and that was Loretta
Heights, so she accepted
obtaining a degree in biology.
Juanita then taught at
Edison School District K-12
grade.
Juanita met and married
Bobby Gean Urban
and they were married in
Elbert, Colorado on December
30, 1948. The couple
was blessed with eight
children.
She loved her family
and enjoyed being a
homemaker. Juanita had
a beautiful flower garden
which she loved caring for
and sharing with neighbors
and friends. She enjoyed
researching and keeping
up on the family genealogy
and bird watching.
Juanita was preceded in
death by her parents; John
and Mary, husband, Bobby,
son Eric, daughter Melody
and sister Gertrude Welty.
She is survived by sons;
John (Kathy) Urban of
Cotopaxi, Colorado, Patrick
(Sherrie) Urban of Lakewood,
Colorado, Christopher
(Debbie) Urban
of Centennial, Colorado,
Faron Urban of Aurora, Colorado,
daughters; Roberta
Reil of Sheridan, Colorado
and Nola Bonewitz of
Ackley, Iowa. Juanita is also
survived by her beloved 22
grandchildren and 25 great
grandchildren, her brothers;
John Welty of Elbert,
Colorado and Danny Welty
of Wheatridge, Colorado
and sister; LeiLani Hornby
of Englewood, Colorado.
Nieces, nephews and many
friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial
for Juanita will be held on
Saturday, June 21, 2014,
10:30 a.m. at St. Michael's
Catholic Church in Calhan,
Colorado with burial to follow
at the Simla Cemetery
in Simla, Colorado.
Visitation will be held
at St. Michael's Catholic
Church on Friday, June 20,
2014 from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M.
with Rosary being said at
7:00 P.M.
Memorials are suggested
to the Pikes Peak Right to
Life 707 N. Nevada Ave.,
Suite R, Colorado Springs,
Colorado 80903 or St. Michael's
Catholic Church P.O.
Box 199, Calhan, Colorado
80808.
The Love Funeral Home
of Limon, Colorado was in
charge of arrangements.
Please visit our website at
www.lovefuneralhomes.
com to sign our online
guest book or to send the
family your message of
condolence.

Funeral Home

Love Funeral Home
225 F Avenue Limon, CO 80828
(719) 775-2333

Published in Colorado Community Newspapers from June 19 to July 18, 2014