Obituary photo of Aloysius Pelz, Denver-Colorado
In Loving Memory of

Aloysius Charles Pelz

1936 - 2018
Obituary photo of Aloysius Pelz, Denver-Colorado
In Loving Memory of

Aloysius Charles Pelz

1936 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Rosary:
Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Friday, September 14, 2018 at 10:30am
St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church, 19099 E Floyd Avenue, Aurora, CO 80013
Interment:
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area "C" on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm
3698 S. Sheridan Boulevard, Denver, CO 80235

Interment:
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area "C" on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm
3698 S. Sheridan Boulevard, Denver, CO 80235
Aloysius C. Pelz, 82, entered into Eternal Rest on September 2, 2018, in Aurora, CO. He was born April 2, 1936, in Ost, Kansas, the son of John and Caroline Pelz.

On April 26, 1958, he married Ruthe J. Dow in Wichita, Kansas.

He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954 - 1982. While in the service he received the Air Force Commendation Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with 2 Devices, Army-Air Force Presidential Unit Citation, Vietnam Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal with 2 Devices, NCO Professional Military Education Ribbon, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, Air Force Good Conduct Medal with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters.

He served as a U.S. Postal Employee 1983 - 2001.

Survivors include wife Ruthe J. Pelz, sons Aloysius II (spouse: Michelle) and Alex (spouse: Dana) of Aurora, CO, Alan (spouse: Karyn) of Greeley, CO; daughters Debra Tomlin (spouse: Richard) of Aurora, CO, and Yvette Maple (spouse: Robert) of Westminster, CO; sister Pauline Russell (Spouse: Darwin "Russ") of Michigan; 5 grandchildren: Candice, Jennifer, Courtney, Tiffany, Tyler; 1 step grandchild: Brittany; and one great-grandson: Robert Jr due to come into the world on October 12.

Preceded in death by parents John and Caroline Pelz; sisters Othilia Robben, Julietta Seiler, Mary Joan Seiler and Bernadette Kelley; brothers John, Eugene, Virgil, and Edward.

Visitation at Newcomer Funeral Home in Aurora on Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6-7pm, followed by a Rosary at 7pm. Funeral Mass at St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 10:30am. Burial at Fort Logan National Cemetery on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm.

Aloysius C. Pelz, 82, entered into Eternal Rest on September 2, 2018, in Aurora, CO. He was born April 2, 1936, in Ost, Kansas, the son of John and Caroline Pelz.

On April 26, 1958, he married Ruthe J. Dow in Wichita, Kansas.

He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954 - 1982. While in the service he received the Air Force Commendation Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with 2 Devices, Army-Air Force Presidential Unit Citation, Vietnam Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Air Force Longevity Service Award Ribbon with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal with 2 Devices, NCO Professional Military Education Ribbon, Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, Air Force Good Conduct Medal with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters.

He served as a U.S. Postal Employee 1983 - 2001.

Survivors include wife Ruthe J. Pelz, sons Aloysius II (spouse: Michelle) and Alex (spouse: Dana) of Aurora, CO, Alan (spouse: Karyn) of Greeley, CO; daughters Debra Tomlin (spouse: Richard) of Aurora, CO, and Yvette Maple (spouse: Robert) of Westminster, CO; sister Pauline Russell (Spouse: Darwin "Russ") of Michigan; 5 grandchildren: Candice, Jennifer, Courtney, Tiffany, Tyler; 1 step grandchild: Brittany; and one great-grandson: Robert Jr due to come into the world on October 12.

Preceded in death by parents John and Caroline Pelz; sisters Othilia Robben, Julietta Seiler, Mary Joan Seiler and Bernadette Kelley; brothers John, Eugene, Virgil, and Edward.

Visitation at Newcomer Funeral Home in Aurora on Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6-7pm, followed by a Rosary at 7pm. Funeral Mass at St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 10:30am. Burial at Fort Logan National Cemetery on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Rosary:
Thursday, September 13, 2018 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Friday, September 14, 2018 at 10:30am
St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church, 19099 E Floyd Avenue, Aurora, CO 80013
Interment:
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area "C" on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm
3698 S. Sheridan Boulevard, Denver, CO 80235

Interment:
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area "C" on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:15pm
3698 S. Sheridan Boulevard, Denver, CO 80235

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