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Posted: Thursday, August 14, 2003 12:00 am

Annabelle Goodwin

Annabelle Goodwin, 75, Buena Vista, died August 4, 2003 in St.

Anthony Hospital, Denver, Colo.

She was born February 2, 1928 in Centerville, Colo., to Fred J.

and Jessie M. Bertschy (Roberts). Annie and "Pete" were married

November 5, 1946 and lived their lives together in Buena Vista.

She was a VFW Auxiliary member and worked at the Buena

Vista Drug Store and in the school cafeteria in her younger years.

She loved her home, the outdoors, and all of her friends and


She was preceded in death by her father "Toots" and brother

Frederick Joseph Bertschy II ("Junior"). She is survived by her

mother Jessie Roberts, husband George E. Goodwin, daughters

Vicki (Tom) Bowen, Judy (Don) Papproth, son John H.

Goodwin, sisters Alberta Velotta, Frances (Willie) Sebel, Phyllis

(Irin) Whisner, Emma Larson, Josephine (Roy) Provance, Ruthie

(Ernie) Whitman, brother John (Velma) Bertschy, six

grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces

and nephews.

A memorial service was held Friday, August 8, 2003 at 12 noon

from the American Legion Memorial Hut, Buena Vista. Private

cremation was held. Arrangements by Runyan Mortuary.

Michael P. Kinneman

Michael P. Kinneman, 52, Coaldale, died Aug. 2, 2003, at

Penrose Hospital in Colorado Springs.

Michael was born March 9, 1951, in Danville, Ill., to Richard

(Pauline) Kinneman. He was employed for the last seven years at

the Buena Vista Correctional Facility as a correctional officer. He

married Cherie Russo July 10,1992, in Hayden Creek. They

renewed their vows June 21, 2002 at St. Joseph Catholic

Church.He was a physical education teacher in Illinois and had

been a substitute teacher in Cotopaxi and Salida. He enjoyed

spending time with his family, was a member of St. Joseph

Catholic Church and was an avid Colorado Avalanche fan.

Mr. Kinneman is survived by his parents and wife, Cherie

Kinneman, Coaldale; sons, Mike Kinneman of Texas, Stephen

Korenek of Mississippi and Ryan Korenek of Coaldale; daughter,

Nat-asha Kinneman, Coaldale; sisters, Lana (John) Parker and

Paula Moore, all of Illinois; brother-in-law, Barry Russo of Texas

and many nieces and nephews.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary was on August 6 at St. Joseph

Catholic Church. Mass followed at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be

held at a later date at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Texas.

Friends who desire may make memorial contributions to the

benefit fund for Mr. Kinneman's children, c/o High Country

Bank, P.O. Box 309, Salida, CO 81201.

Arrangements are with Lewis and Glenn Funeral Home.

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