October 27, 1929 ~ December 30, 2019

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

Elsie M. Wodishek, 90, passed away Dec. 30, 2019. Survived by husband, Robert “Bob” Wodishek; daughters, AnnMarie (Anthony) Borcic and Mary Beth (Matthew) Glowczewski; grandchildren, Alicia (Ben), Alan, Michelle (Kenny), Malorie (Jarred) and Miranda (Brandon); great-grandchildren, Luca, Logan and Charlotte; brother-in-law, Anthony “Butch” (Judy) Wodishek; sister-in-law, Carol Peaslee; nieces and nephews, Mary Ann (Jay) Beauvais, Jimmy “Pap” (Jodie) Papish, Joyce (Bill) Jones, Frank Jr. (Sheryl) Papish, Steve Ragulsky and Mark Wodishek; and numerous great nieces, great nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, John “Jays” (Stella) Papish, I.James “Knotz” (Fray) Papish, Frank “Enks” (Ozzie) Papish and Joe J. “Jorna” Papish; sisters, Mary Papish, Pauline Prijatel, Edith (Joe) Tezak, Josephine Papish and Frances Papish. Elsie was born to Mary and I. James Papish on Oct. 27, 1929, in Pueblo, Colo. She worked at School District #60 for 37 years and enjoyed traveling, gambling at Cripple Creek and Wendover, golfing, took great pride in her grandchildren’s activities and supported all Pueblo School sports. Elsie was a member of KSKJ Lodge #7, Immaculate Conception, CCW at Shrine of St. Therese and Moonlighters nine hole golf league. At her request, cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Rosary, 6 p.m. Monday and memorial Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, both at Shrine of St. Therese, 300 Goodnight Ave. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, please make donations in the name of Elsie M. Wodishek, to Shrine of St. Therese Catholic School or Sangre de Cristo Hospice House. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

Services

Rosary: January 6, 2020 6:00 pm

Shrine of St. Therese
300 Goodnight Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81004

719-542-1552

Memorial Mass: January 7, 2020 10:00 am

Shrine of St. Therese
300 Goodnight Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81004

719-542-1552

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  1. Betty and I are sorry for your loss, our prayers and thoughts are with you. Health issues prevent us from being at the services; however, we will be there in spirit.

  2. CandleImageBob: I’m so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family. Elsie was a very nice person and great neighbor.

  3. CandleImageBob: My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Elsie was a very nice person and great neighbor. She will be missed.

  4. CandleImageAnnMarie and Mary Beth,
    Condolences and prayers to you and your families. Your mom was wonderful! I shall always remember her kind presence and welcoming smile. May you find peace even in her passing. Hugs,

    Lynn Logan Chavez
    Los Lunas, NM

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