John J. Jauch, 87, passed away March 11, 2011. Preceded in death by his wife, Carrie L. Jauch on June 19, 2007; brother, Charles Jauch; and sister, Bertha Weber. Survived by his children, Bettie McLain of Pueblo, John (Karen) Jauch of Wausau, Wis. and Robert (Gaylene) Jauch of Gillette, Wyo.; sisters-in-law, Blanche Hibpshman of Houston, Texas and Ruth Hibpshman of Juno, Ala.; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. John was born Sept. 26, 1923, in Westcliffe, Colo., to John G. and Minnie Jauch. He retired from D&RGW Railroad as a construction foreman. John was an active member at Trinity Lutheran Church where he was proud to have served as head usher for many years. He also was a Lutheran Layman's League representative for many years and a member of Grand Veterans Club. Viewing from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Service, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 701 W. Evans Ave., with Pastor Randy Bolt officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Those who desire may make memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, 701 W. Evans Ave., Pueblo, CO 81004. Online condolences,

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  1. John, Rob, and Betty. I wanted to tell you how much I loved your father and I know he is now with the Lord. He was special in my life. My sincere condolences and prayers are with you now.

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