August 16, 1922 ~ November 6, 2002
Bernadine 'Nadine' Tressell, 80, passed away, in presence of her family November 6, 2002, in her Walsenburg home. Born August 16, 1922, to Martin and Sara Ariano. She is preceded in death by her husband, James T. Tressell and her grandson, Brian Tressell, A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Nadine is survived by her children, Marty(Annette) Tressell of Pueblo, Geraldine (Bob) Sudar of Richardson, Texas, Marian Tressell of Walsenburg, Thomas (Jetta) Tressell of Idaho Fall, Idaho, and John Tressell of Westminter, Colorado; grandchildren, Shellie Tressell of Estes Park, Colorado, Shawn(Loren) Bollig of James Island, South Carolina, Andrew Tressell of Pueblo, and Dena and Robert Sudar of Richardson, Texas; brother, Gerald 'Lolly' (Rosine) Ariano of Walsenburg; cousin, Bud (Norma Tressell) Robino of Albuquerque, New Mexico; 2 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Her greatest joy in life were the moments she spent with family. Nadine will lie in state at the funeral home Friday from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2002, at St. Mary Catholic Church, 115 E. 7th, in Walsenburg, with the Monsignor Howard L. Delaney as celebrant. Interment will follow at North St. Mary Cemetery in Walsenburg. Those who desire, may make memorials to Sangre de Cristo Hospice for the Huerfano County hospice expansion through the funeral home or Sister Carol Senior Outreach, C/O St. Mary Church, P.O. Box 86, Walsenburg, Colo. 81089.