Ernest Leo Moreschini

ernest moreschini

July 6, 1927 ~ June 15, 2012

Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Ernest Leo Moreschini, 84, passed away June 15, 2012. Survived by his wife, Donna Moreschini; children, Ray (Trish) Moreschini, Rhonda (Mike James) Moreschini and Rae Deane (Shane) Gebbink; brother, Roger (Frances) Moreschini, all of Pueblo; grandchildren, Daniel (Arielle), Molly, Shelby, Abby (Jason), Barrett, Tamra (Mike), Alan, Tara (Voytek), Luke, and Libby; nine great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Ramona Ciruli; and brother-in-law, Floyd (K.K.) Ciruli. Preceded in death by his son, Ricky Alan Moreschini; great-grandson, Ricky; sister, Helen; brother and sisters-in-law, Gene, Chris, Betty and Dorothy. Leo was born to Ernest and Mary Moreschini on July 6, 1927, and was a lifetime Pueblo resident. He served in the US Navy and was on the USS South Dakota. Ernest and Donna were married on September 2, 1948, in Pueblo, and were looking forward to celebrating their 64th wedding anniversary. He owned and operated the Steel City Electric Company and the Star Bar, along with his business partner, Pete J. Montera. Leo enjoyed hunting, fishing, his trips to Cripple Creek and Santa Fe, and spending time with his family and friends, especially at holiday dinners. Leo and Donna loved all their grandchildren very much and were advocates for Autism in support of their grandson, Luke. Leo spent countless hours in the planning and building of the new St. Joseph's Church. Leo was a 63 year member of IBEW, 50 year member of the National Electric Contractors Association and was past President of the Southern Colorado Chapter. At his request, there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial Mass, 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at St. Joseph Church, 1145 S. Aspen Rd. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Reception to follow at the Church hall. Online condolences,

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  1. Donna & Family,
    I am so very sorry to learn of Leo’s death. I will keep you in thought and prayer.
    Margaret Burrell (Hair It WAS)
    Donna, do you remember me now?

  2. We are very saddened by the passing of Leo.Dave has spoken of him and Donna quite often.If there is anything we can do to help out, please let us know. May God
    Bless your family.
    Warmest Regards,
    Dave & Jane

  3. God Bless the Moreschini family. Never forget the love Leo had for his family and keep him in your hearts forever.
    Mary Hunt
    Frank & Cheryl Spinuzzi
    Belinda Metzker

  4. My mother (Mary Ferguson) worked for many years as a bookkeeper for Leo at Steel City Elec. She always had the utmost respect for Leo. He was a very kind and caring employer.He always treated her fairly and caring. On behalf of my brother Ron Ferguson and myself our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of your great loss.Leo was one of a kind .

  5. Donna & family we are so sorry. Leo was such a great guy and you guys have always been special to our family. Sorry we are out of town, but will see you soon.

    Jim and Mary Jo

  6. Our love and thoughts are with you all. What wonderful memories we have to comfort us…Bud and Leo were a great pair!!
    Sending kisses and big hugs.
    Linda and Jimmy

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