September 6, 1930 ~ September 2, 2000
L. E. 'Cris' Criswell, 69, passed away September 2, 2000. Survived by his wife, Sharlyn. Cris and Sharlyn celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in June of this year. Also survived by his children, Pam (Larry) Lewis, Nola Dieringer, Kitty (Bill) Maldonado, Rick (Kendra) Criswell and Roger (Kris) Criswell, all of Pueblo; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; 1 sister; 3 brothers; numerous nieces and nephews. Born September 6, 1930, in Texhoma, Texas. Cris was a mechanical supervisor for the railroad and enjoyed wood carving. He will lie in state at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. today and Tuesday. Graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 6, 2000, at Mountain View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice or National Kidney Foundation through the funeral home.