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Obituaries: True, Putman, Johnson

Max True

Max E. True 86, of Carpenter passed away September 10, 2020 in his sleep at his home.

He was born January 6, 1934 in Burns, WY to Raymond and Jennie True.  He married Judy Acheson on January 18, 1959.  Max served in the US Army and Army National Guard.  He farmed for several years in the Carpenter area.  Max worked for many years for Cheyenne Light Fuel and Power until he retired.

He is survived by his wife, Judy True; children, Randy (Leslie) True of Cheyenne, Sandra (Bob) Haddenham of Great Falls, MT, Brenda True of Glendo, WY; grandchildren, Jennifer, Colton, Kelby, Valerie, Nick and Savannah; great-grandchildren, Isaiah, Aubriana, Alani, James, Jillian and Mayzie; brother, Lester True of Cheyenne.

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He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Jennie True; brothers, Delmer and Lyle True; and a sister, Jean Noyes.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Carpenter Cemetery Board.

Services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the Lakeview Chapel at Schrader, Argon and Jacoby Funeral Home with a reception to follow in the Schrader Reception Center.

Services are under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.


Dennis Edmund Putman,

Dennis Edmund Putman, 85, of Cheyenne, passed away on September 7 at Granite Rehab and Wellness. He was born February 1, 1935, in Palisade, Nebraska to Edmond and Hazel (Layton) Putman.

Dennis was primarily a carpenter but dabbled in many other things. Some of those things were having a shop in the mall that sold coffee mugs with pictures on them, a school bus driver, boy scout leader, owner of a carpet cleaning business and a delivery man for the Greely Tribune. But his most prized job was being a husband and father.

He also was an active member of The Gideon’s International in Greeley, Imperial and Cheyenne.

He is survived by his loving wife Arline; daughters, Lynnette (Tim) Stark and Patricia Putman; step-son, Joe (Darla) Tankersley; step-daughters, Carol McChesney, Elizabeth (Dale) Keen, Connie (Chuck) Budreau, Leslie Kenitzer ; 13 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-granchildren. As well as many friends and acquaintances.

Dennis is preceded by his parents; his first wife, Mary Ann Tallman; sister, Janice Goode; sons-in law, Gary McChesney and Rick Kenitzer.

Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 18, 2020 in Miracle Valley Church officiated by Pastor Eric Evans.

In lieu of flowers please donate to The Gideon’s International or Miracle Valley Church.


Patricia Anne Johnson

Patricia Anne Johnson, 91, of Ft. Collins, Colorado died on September 9, 2020 in Ft. Collins.

She was born on September 11, 1928 in Donnellson, Iowa.

Pat was affiliated with the Methodist church, Red Hat society, card and church clubs, and enjoyed crafts, shopping, line dancing, rock hunting, baking, crochet, sewing, & grandchildren

She is survived by her husband Paul Johnson; children, David M.Johnson (Lorraine), Joel E. Johnson (Kate), and Jane A. Kesler (Eric); 19 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; and 8 great great grandchildren.

Pat was preceded in death by her son, Richard Johnson; parents, James and Vera Doherty; and her siblings, Richard Doherty, Jack Doherty, Virginia Hawkins, and Mary Ivins.

A Celebration of Life will be Saturday, September 19, 2020 at the Kesler residence, 818 Jutland Ln, Ft Collins, Co 80524.


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