Harry F. Voss

harry voss

October 10, 1929 ~ July 13, 2019

Resided in: Pueblo, Colorado

Harry Voss, 89, of Pueblo, passed away July 13, 2019. Born in Las Vegas, N.M. on Oct. 10, 1929, to Gus and Carrie Voss. Grew up helping his parents and five siblings operate a dairy farm. Survived by his wife of 68 years, Ruthanna Russell; daughters, Sandy (Ron) Reems, Dee (David) Deatherage; sons, Russell (Dana) and Kim (Trish); eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. First born, Larry, passed at age of one. Harry served in the US Army for four years. In 1955, bought and drove one of the first milk transport trucks. After seven years, moved to Pueblo, owned and drove semi-trucks for C&H Transportation, hauling steel to oil rigs. When a franchise became available, purchased a Baskin-Robbins 31 Ice Cream store near King Soopers, later a second store in Belmont and a third in the mall. After 23 years, and many, many customers, Harry retired to travel and help with maintenance in his beloved Central Christian Church. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, at Central Christian Church, 1902 N. Hudson Ave. Memorials may be made to Central Christian Church, 1902 N. Hudson Ave., Pueblo, CO 81001 or Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1207 Pueblo Blvd. Way, Pueblo, CO 81005. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Condolences to the Voss family. Always enjoyed working with Harry, Ruth Ann and Kim at Baskin Robbins at the Pueblo Mall. What a wonderful man and his family were always so nice to me. Harry had a wonderful smile always, never saw him angry.

  2. Rest in Peace Mr. Voss, and condlences to your family.
    I wonder how many people were given their first job thanks to you? I know they are grateful for the chance you gave them.

  3. I am thankful to have such wonderful memories with Harry. I wish you and your family peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  4. Harry was the smiling, laughing light in the room. Always in a good mood and so nice. I have such fond memories of him and the Voss Ranch which we visited many times to see our Aunt Cary and Uncle Gus and all our cousins.
    My prayers and thoughts to Ruthann and all the family. I am sure Harry will be greatly missed.
    Love to all,
    Linda Alexander Overman

  5. Harry was such a gentle man. His smile could light up a room. He loved his wife and family and was kind to every one. I am so glad to have know him. My best wishes to his family.

  6. Dear Ruth Ann and family!
    Just want you to know how sorry I am for the loss of your lifetime friend And

  7. Dee, I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of your father, My heart goes out to you my dear friend. Love & Prayers to you and your family!!!

  8. Dear Sandy and family,

    I’m so sorry to hear about Harry’s passing. He truly was one of the good guys. I’ll always remember his smile and warm personality. May God hold you in his hands through this difficult time.

  9. My condolences too the voss family. Harry was a really good guy. A happy man with a great smile. He will be missed.

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