June 12, 1927 ~ June 28, 2020

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

Emma J. Himes-Meek, 93, passed away June 28, 2020. Survived by daughter, Jeanne Himes (Vince) Robison of Colorado City; son, Rich G. (Carol) Himes of Pueblo; stepdaughter, Carolyn (Claude) Toussaint of Pueblo and their family; grandchildren, Kyleen Malone, Sport Tefertiller (Dottie Carrol), Chance (Laken) Robison, Beth Himes (Todd Oberhelman) and Heidi (Scott) McKechnie; great-grandchildren, Austin, Kalli, Kaci, Kassidi, Gaige, Dalys, Emma, Aiden and Vance; and five great-great grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Vera Himes, Mary Jo Himes and Jane Bovee; as well as many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husbands, Dick Himes and Merl Meek; sisters, Thelma Ralston-Williams and Virginia “Dede” Strawn-Ballister; and brother, Burt Bovee. Emma was born to Ira Burt and C. Blanche (Atterberry) Bovee on June 12, 1927, in Pueblo, Colo. She was co-owner of Pueblo Mobile Fun Center (RV’s) and enjoyed family, friends and wine (as she was the self-appointed social secretary.) Emma also enjoyed the Beulah Valley Saddle Club, Beulah Bells, Bowling, Red Hats, Pueblo Senior Walkers, First Presbyterian Church, Dominoes, Morningview Place neighbors, traveling to favorite places, spending time at the family cabin in Beulah and was a part of the Annual Bovee Family Reunions. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Services will be held at a later date due to the Covid-19 restrictions. Memorials may be made to Beulah Bells Memorial Fund, c/o Karen Gabney, 205 LaVista Rd., Pueblo, CO 81005. Online condolences, www.MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. Glad Emma lived such a long wonderful life. I bowled with her for many years. Lovely lady. Rest in peace.

  2. CandleImageI have some great memories of our times in Denver and at the cabin. You will be missed. I hope to meet you again in the next life.
    Linda Traynor

  3. Such an amazing lady, she will be greatly missed. Much love to all who knew and loved her, Kelly and Jason

  4. Emma was a blessing in the lives of all who knew her. She will be missed by all family and friends. R.I.P. My friend. ❤❤❤

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