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Pueblo, CO 81002

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Deceased GPSA Members

This is the Greater Pueblo Sports Association (GPSA) list of deceased honorees. The list is by year of induction (in bold) into the GPSA. The number in parenthesis () is the total number of honorees that have since passed away.


LEGEND: p = awarded posthumously

(154 total honorees)

Odd Years
1973 
Earl Dutch Clark (p)... 8/78
Bruno DeRose (p)... 9/72
Tom Keach... 7/16
Raymon "Red" Lemasters... 9/02
Bill McClatchey... 11/82
Tony Niccoli (p)... 2/73
Ed Orazem... 5/76
Harry Simmons... 9/90
Ed Smith... 6/01 

1975
Vernon Cochran 4/94
Dennis Hagaman (p) ... 7/70
Frank Hoag Jr.... 7/89
David Packard... 3/96
Frank Slack... 11/90

1977
Ross Beaty... 9/83
Herb Casebeer... 1/09
Jim Fimple... 4/82
Henry Gordon Gilmore (p)... 7/71
Joesph Edward Hughes... 5/86
LeLand Johnson...12/12
Ida J Jones... 2/83
James D. Smith (p)...11/72
Homer C. Thompson... 11/87

1979: 
James "Spank" Blasing...1/07
Julius Dammann...7/00
Robert McGraw (p)...6/78
Fred F. Smith...12/87

1981:


1983: 
Voyd Joseph Elich...5/87
Charles Hitchcock...10/05
Ralkphg"Giggs "Lindsey...4/00
Dan Milusnic...4/95
Mike Mills Voinovich (p)...12/60

1985: 
Albert Potestio...12/94
Andy Sackman...3/00
Rueben Tafoya...8/03
Ernie Watkins...11/01

1987: 
Jim Bongirno...7/95
Bill Corder...4/00
Isobel (DeFiore) Simpson...10/03

1989:
Jack Helmsing...6/90
Ernie Lara...11/04
Ray LeMaster Jr. (p)...7/89
Bobby Pechek...11/02

1991:
George Amaya...11/94
Pete Carl Pisciotta...8/00
Denny Stilson...6/09
Wilbur "Willie" Wright...10/94
Lorraine Zabukovic...2/17

1993:


1995:
George Luioz...6/15
Rick Pobst (p)...4/86

1997:
Pat Rea..6/13

1999:
Robert "Bob" Rawlings...3/17

2001:
G. Owen Smith...3/08

2003:
Frank Flood...2/10
James (Jim) Flood...9/11
Loren H. Kilstoffe...11/10
Jerry Lisle Pike (p)...2/67

2005:
Walt Clay...5/13
Douglas Cooley (Lee Douglas)...2/12
John Salimeno (p)...11/02

2007:
Sam Clay (p)...4/07

2009:
Joe Puleo III (p)...6/84

2011:
David Galich (p)...11/02
Frank "Inky "Pechek (p)...9/87

2013:

2015:

2017:
Robert "Bob" Busia (p)...10/67
Ronald "Big O" Oreskovich (p)...7/09

Even Years
1974
Gordon Allot... 1/89
Joe "Awful" Coffee... 3/94
Oneal Hobbs... 10/87
Sam Joes... 5/81
Ed Lesar (p)... 1/71
Floretta McCutheon (p)... 2/67
Olga Tezak... 3/84
Ethel Wentworth... 3/90

1976
James Howard "Buff" Abell (p)... 2/76
Judge Hatfield Chilson (p)... 9/91
Ken Coatney... 2/91
Peter Anton Elich Jr.... 3/10
Omar "Turk" Lown... 7/16
Sollie Raso... 6/16
Otto W. "Tink" Snapp ...2/02

1978
Lou Amaya... 4/99
Willard Stanley Kettering... 6/83
Frank Papish (p),,, 8/65
Dr.Charles Dale Rea... 1/01
Rodney Wallace... 7/13

1980:
John Arellano...5/95
Sam Corsentino...11/14
George Grosvenor...9/01
Jim Grieve...11/13
Ezekiel "Zeke" Jimenez...12/89
Hank Pechek (p)...8/80
Frank Perko...10/94

1982:
Bill Heath...1/88
Dave Parlapiano...9/08
Jack Parsons...12/12
Bob Pobst...6/05
Rev. John Power (p)...9/69
Q.B. Pryor...11/00
Charles George Simms...6/02

1984:
John Elbeck...5/04
Tom Gillmore (p)...10/82
George Newton (p)...3/49
John Rivas...8/10

1986:
Paul DeFloyd...4/07
C.T. Fitzgerald...2/95
John Tate...11/05

1988:
John DeNardo...4/13
John Greco...7/05
Prince Knafelc...9/90
Brian Macartney...1/98
Robert Martinez...8/16
Ronny McDowell...8/01
Frank Pagano...6/08
Pete Pomeleo (p)...2/83

1990:
Tony Andenucio (p)...3/77
Gene Hochevar...12/04

1992:
Sam "The Rabbit" Ferraro...9/10
Joseph "Selvy" Hernandez (p)...6/91
Michael M. Miller...8/03
Tano Ozzello...2/05
Dr. John W. Sabo Jr. (p)...1/76
Loree "Pi" Sanford...5/00
Dennis Shefcyk...8/00
John Vecchio...7/00

1994:
Charlie Hoffman (p)...4/92

1996:
Joel Herzog (p)...9/95
Dick Vinci...2/12

1998:
Jerry Ellis...9/08
Fred "Coogan" Pechek...11/02
Elizabeth "Liz" Villegas (p)...1/98

2000:
Fred A. Pechek Jr...12/00

2002:


2004:
Dale Drummond (p)...4/99
Richard Redd...9/05
Russell Sabo...2/06

2006:
Roger Hargraves (p)...5/04
Joe Prater (p)...8/04

2008:
Eddie DeRose...1/17
Jerry Kersey (p)...9/05
Elliott Plesew (p)...12/02
Ken Ramos...5/16

2010:

2012:
Jack Hildner (p)...5/12
Walter Hill...5/13
Andrew "Chink" Mihalick" (p)...4/76
William Valotz Sr. (p)...8/88

2014:
George Mastrini (p)...10/77
George Zaharias (p)...5/84

2016:

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