Doris May (Pape) Bublitz passed away on March 6, 2014 in Loveland. She was born on January 23, 1927 in Chicago, Ill to Arthur and Mildred (Kuempel) Pape. Doris graduated from high school in Arlington Heights, Ill. She married Edward George Bublitz in 1948 and began the big family she dreamed of having. Doris and George moved to Loveland, Colorado after vacationing in the area for 21 years. Thanks to the loving care given by her family, Doris was able to remain in her home until the last days of her life. Doris is survived by all of her children, Ken (Jody), Jim (Sharon), and David, all of Fort Collins, CO, Dale, Ed (Cindy), Nancy Menard (Michael), all of Loveland, CO and Mary Haigh (Phil) of Kokomo, Indiana. She had 10 grandchildren, as well as 8 great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Joe, Becky, Deeanna, Jack, Kristen, Timmy, Claudia, Heather, Troy, Andrew, Alex, Ashley, Alysha, Jackson, Jamesie, Faith, and Bryan. She is survived by her brother Bob Pape and wife Lorrie, sister in law Madeleine Pape, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her ex-husband, George, her parents, her beloved brothers Roger and Ron, her sister in law Shirley and grandson Mathew Haigh. Services have taken place. Please go to for information.

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Viegut Funeral Home
1616 N. Lincoln Avenue Loveland, CO 80538

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Mar. 15, 2014