Ronald Eugene Pacheco
Ronald Eugene Pacheco fifty-nine years old, passed away July 29, 2008. He was born to Julian and Viola Pacheco on January 15, 1949. His father precedes him in death and he is survived by his mother Viola Marie, children Heather, Taylor and Tracey and seven grandchildren. A brother to Bernadette (Ricardo) Castillo, Bill Pacheco, Joann (Jack) Pacheco-Coulter, and Etta Pacheco and four nieces and three nephews. He attended St. Mary’s School in Walsenburg and graduated in1967. He attended SCSC in Pueblo until he enlisted in the Marines serving a tour of duty in Viet Nam as a field radio operator.
He made his home in Colorado Springs where he truly enjoyed working construction, caring for his horses, cooking, landscaping, gardening, and barbeques.
A memorial mass will the held on August 11, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. St. Mary’s Church, Walsenburg, Colorado.
A private family interment will be held.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to:
Div. of Medical Oncology – Dr. Eckhardt
P.O. Box 6511, MS 8117
Aurora, CO 80045
In Memory of Ronald E. Pacheco pancreatic cancer research