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Eleanor ‘Ellie’ Pepper

Eleanor ‘Ellie’  Pepper

Eleanor “Ellie” Pepper, longtime owner of Pampered Papers of Colorado, passed away Feb. 23, 2014, in Denver. Rabbi Joe Black and Cantor Regina Heit officiated at the Feb. 25 service held at Temple Emanuel’s Feiner Chapel.

Interment followed at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.

Mrs. Pepper was born March 6, 1927, in Denver, to the late Celia and Jack Manassee. She had two siblings, Irving Manassee and the late Florence Mador.

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Irving Israel

Irving Israel, an actor who spent his childhood in Denver, passed away at the end of February at the age of 84. Irv was the head boy at Lake Junior High. He joined the Navy and then moved to the Bay Area. Irv had a career at the Actors Workshop with Jules Irving and then the Berkeley Repertory Theater. He appeared in several movies and the TV series “Streets of San Francisco.” Irv Israel is survived by his wife Jan of San Francisco; son Cliff Erickson of San Francisco; and half-brother ...

Janice Viner Selix

Janice Viner Selix passed away peacefully on Feb. 21, 2014, following a brief illness. She was 94. There was a celebratory gathering at the San Francisco Towers on Feb. 24. “She was warm, gracious, proud, caring and artistic,” the family said. “She continually gave of herself and generously contributed to those in need.
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Violet Stanton

Violet E. Stanton, originally from Des Moines, Iowa, passed away March 3, 2014, in Englewood. Rabbi Steven Foster officiated at the graveside service at Fairmount Cemetery. Shalom Funeral Service made the arrangements. “Violet was a woman who loved her family more than anything,” her loved ones said. “Although she was shy and quiet, her caring heart and devotion to family was always present. “The memory of her love will live on forever.” Violet Blachley was born Oct. 28, 1922, in De...
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Regina Schnitzer Flaks

Regina Schnitzer FlaksRegina “Reggie” Schnitzer Flaxs, a violinist with the Colorado Springs Symphony for 25 years, passed away Feb. 16, 2014. The service was held Feb. 24 at Shrine of Remembrance Chapel in Colorado Springs. Marilyn Conan officiated. Shrine of Remembrance made the arrangements. “Reggie believed that a family should participate in community, social and religious activities,” her loved ones said. “In her words, ‘Participation is never complete without the strength of the family and all...

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