Deborah Kay (Ward) Jaynes

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July 30, 1957 ~ December 11, 2021

Born in: Pueblo, CO
Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Deborah Kay (Ward) Jaynes, 64, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Dec. 11, 2021. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Jerry Jaynes of Colorado City; children, Karen (Jeremy) Rochester of Rye, Thomas Jaynes of Pueblo West, Justin Jaynes of Colorado City and Rebecca (David) Weaver of Colorado City; grandsons, Dustin Rochester of San Diego, Calif., Riley Rochester and Cody Rochester of Rye, Knight Maes of Pueblo and Dalton Weaver of Rye; father, D. Leon Ward of Pueblo; mother-in-law, Ara Edith Jaynes of Algood, Tenn.; godmother, Midge Montgomery of Pueblo; brothers, D. Duane Ward of Amarillo, Texas and Kenneth (Karen) Ward of Pueblo; brothers-in-law, Wesley (Cheryl) Jaynes of Algood, Tenn. and Daniel (Jamie) Jaynes of Gambrills, Md.; and very special friends, Terry and Lynette Mueller. Preceded in death by her mother, Eleanor E. (Smith) Ward; father-in-law, John W. Jaynes; sister-in-law, Kathy (Armstrong) Ward; and godfather, Thomas Montgomery. Deborah was born on July 30, 1957, in Pueblo where she lived and raised her family. She enjoyed fishing, camping, bowling, traveling, casinos, watching the Denver Broncos, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado Rockies, drag racing (she was 1993 Pro Street Champion at PMI) and was an expert crocheter. But the most important thing in her life was spending time with her kids and her grandkids. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences,


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  1. I am so sorry for your loss Jerry, 45 five years of marriage to the same woman shows so much love and devotion to one another. I am sure this loss of your life partner is beyond any loss that you can imagine.

  2. Jerry, I am so sorry for your loss. She sounds like she was a wonderful lady. You will be in my thoughts and prayers as well as your family as you deal with this difficult time.

  3. Debi you are my whole world, I will love you and miss you for the rest of my life, you were my everything. My heart is very broken. You were always thinking of others before yourself. You were my best friend. with all my love and thoughts. Jerry

  4. Debi was a light and blessing to our family. Her memory will be with us forever, we thank GOD for allowing Debi to touch our lives through the years. Our hearts ache and we continue to lift up Jerry & family in our daily prayers.
    We send our love.

  5. Jerry and Family, Many condolences to you all. I remember her when Jerry worked for the Fire Department. Prayers for you all. Evelyn Dolif

  6. My ol crazy fun friend we had many great memories growing up on the east side went to school together sat next to each other in band we both played clarinet.
    God be with your family at this time
    Love you debbie
    So sorry for your loss

  7. Leon, I was so sad when I heard this although I have not seen her for quite some time I have thought of her so many times. I send my complete condolences and sympathy to you and yours and if you need anything please do not hesitate to call me. I remember the good times we used to have together, our family and yours. Do take care and I know she is safe with our Lord and I send my love to all of you❤️🙏😁💕

  8. We are so sorry to hear of the passing Debbie. She was quite the gal. We enjoyed her out at the drag strip. We will keep you Jerry and your family in our prayers.
    With our love, Paul and Linda Shields

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