February 6, 1909 ~ June 28, 2003
Carl E. Hammerstrom, 94, passed away June 28, 2003. Survived by his wife Margaret Hammerstrom of Colorado Springs, CO; son, Wayne Eugene (Jackie) Spilker of Florida; daughter Christina Lynn (George Ray) Keller of Rush, CO; sister, Helen Milyard of Arvada, CO. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his first wife Sybil Hammerstrom and daughter, Patty Ann Barnes. Born February 6, 1909 in Pueblo, CO to Alfred Karl and Christina (Anderson) Hammerstrom. Carl retired from the C.F. & I. Storehouse after 35 years of service. At his request there will be no viewing. Mass of Resurrection will be held 9:30 a.m.Thursday, July 3, 2003 at the Cathedral of The Sacred Heart, 11th & Grand, Pueblo, CO with the Rev. Father Frank Maher as celebrant. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery with Military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. In lieu of flowers and food memorials may be made to the Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903.