Mary Josephine Spencer

mary spencer

June 15, 1935 ~ April 19, 2021

Born in: Sperry, OK
Resided in: Pueblo West, CO

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Mary Josephine Spencer, 85, passed away April 19, 2021.  Survived by daughters, Clara J.  (Blanch) Hodge, Mary F. Hanna, Patricia A. Bruce (Brian Wollard, fiance), Susan I. (Alan) McNew and Nancy L. (Mike) Demmler; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Preceded in death by husband, Thomas F. Spencer; daughter, Laura Jane Spencer; parents, Henry and Emily Guilfoyle; five brothers; and two sisters.  Mary was born on June 15, 1935, in Sperry, Okla., raised six daughters and worked alongside her husband who was the General Manager of the Arizona-Colorado Land and Cattle Company.  After leaving the ranch, she worked retail sales at Joslins/Dillards for 25 years.
Mary enjoyed cooking, canning, reading, traveling and holding and rocking babies. She also enjoyed spending time with her six daughters and their families.  Mary was a parishioner at St. Pius Catholic Church in Pueblo Colo. and former member of the Colorado Cowbells associated with Colorado Cattlemen. Viewing, 4 to 6 pm, Monday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel.  Rosary, 9:30 am followed by Mass at 10:00 am Tuesday April 27, 2021, at St. Pius Catholic Church, 3130 Morris Ave. with Father Zaldy Norba officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.  Online condolences,


Viewing: April 26, 2021 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Montgomery & Steward Funeral Chapel
1317 N. Main Street
Pueblo, CO 81003


Rosary: April 27, 2021 9:30 am

St. Pius X Catholic Church
3130 Morris Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81008


Funeral Mass: April 27, 2021 10:00 am

St. Pius X Catholic Church
3130 Morris Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81008


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  1. Dear Nancy and Mike,
    Our most heartfelt condolences. May light perpetual shine upon her.

    Sudzy and Bryan

  2. God’s Angelic Choir is singing a welcome hymn to your loving mother. She is resting now and grief will no longer crease her brow. Her sojourn is over here but a new life has begun. Mary Spencer has taken up residence in her heavenly quarters and her joy is boundless. All is light. We grieve with her family and we celebrate with her.

  3. I’m so sorry for your loss of a beautiful, loving Mother, Grandmother, and friend to her community. May Mary Rest In Peace. My prayers and thoughts are with her family she left behind. God bless you all.

  4. God Bless and keep you Mary, you are the most loved and precious person…rest in the Lord..Linda, Barb, Jim and Brenda…We love you❤❤❤

    • Your mother was the mother everyone would like to have.
      One of the greatest things about your Mom that I’ve always admired she treated everyone like family. Its a rare quality to have and your so lucky to have such a caring soul in your life. She was an angel here on earth. I miss her.
      My prayers are with you girls…

  5. I met Mary through her daughter Mary Hannah. She was always so sweet and helpful when I would be shopping. She was a very lovely lady and she will be greatly missed. RIP dear Mary.

  6. Such a sweet special lady. I used to love to go to her house when I was young, she was always so sweet and she could cook like no other. She will be missed. 💖

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