Opal Doris Langley

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January 9, 1920 ~ September 1, 2006

Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Opal Doris Langley, 86, of Pueblo, Colo., passed away Sept. 1, 2006. Survived by her husband of 67 years, one month and 20 days, George Langley; daughter, Georgia 'Sally' (William) Kenney of Pueblo; brother, Kenneth (Marilyn) Ruff of Pueblo; granddaughter, Sandra (Mike) Ambrozaitis; numerous nieces and nephews including, nephew, Douglas (Charlene) Langley of California; nieces, Ila (Randy) Shipley of Washington and Mary Louise (Tom) Hildebrandt of Wisconsin; and special friends, Don and Betty English, Jane Sawvell and Gene and Peachy Wilcoxson. Opal was born to George H. and Mary Alice Ruff on January 9, 1920, in Bartlesville, Okla. She and her family traveled from Kansas to Pueblo in a covered wagon. Opal and George were married on July 11, 1939, in Raton, N.M. They owned and operated Kenny's Café, on 9th Street, for 27 years. Opal was always available to help neighbors and friends. She enjoyed baking cookies and taking them to nursing homes. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2006, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with the Reverend Dr. Rick Calhoun officiating. Those who desire may make memorials to American Cancer Society, through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Aunt Opal will forever be in our hearts and lives as we carry her legacy with us. How blessed we were to have her as the perfect example of goodness and kindness.

    We will dearly miss her and pray for Uncle George, Sally, Bill, and Sandra during this difficult time.

  2. Remembering a kind and sharing neighbor and her cute poodles.She was lot of help to Aunt Mary and to me and my family Floris

  3. I was blessed to have such a wonderfull grandparent as Opal Langley. She will be missed deeply.

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