A Memorial Service for Terry Robinson will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado.
Terry Wayne Robinson was born in Odessa, Texas on April 30, 1947 to Don Robinson and Peggy (Baird) Robinson. He passed away on December 6, 2021 at 3:15 p.m. at his home in Holly, Colorado.
Terry grew up in Odessa, Texas area coming to Holly, Colorado in 1965 to work for the Job Corps cleaning up after the Holly flood. He stayed in Holly and finished his senior year of high school, graduating with the Class of 1966. On December 10, 1966 he was united in marriage to Rosetta Laird, a marriage that lasted 55 years. Terry and Rose were blessed with their son, Anthony Robinson and Terry’s beloved grandchildren, Thad, Taryn, Taelynn, and Harlee as well as three great grandchildren, James, Sophia, and Christian.
Terry accepted the Lord Jesus as his personal Savior at the Calvary Baptist Church in Odessa, Texas at the age of 10 years old and his faith remained with him the rest of his life. Terry was a kind and generous man who loved God, his family, motorcycles, cars, and the Denver Broncos.
Terry is survived by his wife, Rose Robinson; son, Anthony (Stacy) Robinson; two brothers, Jerry (Pam) Robinson and Steve (Sandra) Robinson; two sisters, Penny Welch and Donna (Kerry) McKinley; 4 sisters-in-law, Earlene (Gene) LeForce, Sue (Gene) Wright, Sandy Nichelson, and Judy (Terry) Whisenand; several nieces and nephews who were very much loved; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; father-in-law, Earl Laird; mother-in-law, Berma Laird; 4 nephews, Randy LeForce, Jeffrey Andrews, Cody Thayer, and Eric Robinson; grandparents, William and Maud Robinson; Aunt Nell and Uncle Bob Davis; and brothers-in-law, Nick Nichelson and Mike Welch.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holly Fire and Ambulance or Syracuse Christian Academy in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, Colorado 81052.
To leave online condolences, please visit www.valleymemorialfc.com.
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A Memorial Service for Dale Simmons will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at the Hartman School Gymnasium in Hartman, Colorado,with Pastor Jason Kirkpatrick officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Hartman Cemetery. Per Dale’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation.
Dale Lee Simmons passed away on July 30, 2022, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, at the age of 81. He was born on February 23, 1941, in Pratt, Kansas, to John and Theda (Carr) Simmons.
Dale grew up in Pratt, Kansas until he was seven years old. The family then moved to Hartman, Colorado,where he played basketball for the Hartman Bears. Dale graduated with the class of 1959, the last class to graduate from Hartman. He was united in marriage to Frances Leah Dennis on August 30, 1959. To this union, four children were born.
When Dale was only seven years old, he began driving a tractor. After his father’s death, Dale took over the family farm at the age of 15. He farmed until partially retiring in 2017. Dale continued to swath hay and operate a grain cart until his passing. Dale served on the Fire and Ambulance Board, Hartman Town Council, and as mayor for several years.
Dale is survived by his wife, Frances Simmons of the home; four children, Denise (Bob) Fazzino of Canon City, Colorado, Dennis (Jackie) Simmons of Hartman, Colorado, Dean (Jessie) Simmons of Hartman, Colorado, and Donna (David) Woodward of Port Orchard, Washington; eight grandchildren, Melissa Swope Woodward, Jeremy (Lindsey) Woodward, Dustin (Grace) Simmons, Kayla (Jason) Kirkpatrick, Dawn (Sean) Kelley, Sean (Krissy) Woodward, Gayle (Clay) Tatum, and Erin (Burley) Jerina; 18 great grandchildren; brother, Robert (Mary Rita) Simmons of Lamar, Colorado; sister, Ginger (Andy) Pittman of Arkansas; many other relatives and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Karen Cook; and stepfather, Herschel Melton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holly Fire and Ambulance or the Town of Hartman in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, Colorado 81052. To leave online condolences, please visit www.valleymemorialfc.com.
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