Ray A. Warfield, Jr., of Pueblo, Colo., returned to his Heavenly Father March 24, 2013, to join his wife, Aileen, and son, Ron. Ray was born Oct. 2, 1923, to Ray and Margaret Warfield in Falls City, Neb. He is survived by his children, Linda (Bill) DuVall, Steve (Annette) Warfield, Teresa, Barbara and Melissa Warfield; daughter-in-law, Michele Warfield; grandchildren, Rebekah (Aaron) Brown, Damien (Cheryl) Warfield, Eric DuVall, Beth (James) Frasher, Jessica (Josh) Kruc, and Jason Mattie; great-grandchildren, Conor and Ronan Brown, Logan, Maxwell, and Reagan Warfield, and Sophia Kruc; brother-in-law, James (Mary Lou) Oliver and sister-in-law, Ruth Gallegos. Ray honorably served his country in World War II in the Army Air Corps. He was a tail gunner in a B-24 Liberator completing 35 sorties in the European Theatre. He was an engineering graduate of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy. He retired as a metallurgical engineer from CF&I Steel Corp. after 33 years. Ray and Aileen owned and operated Nettie's Colorado Candies. He was a founding member of St. Pius X community. In lieu of food, donations can be made to the St. Pius X renovation project or the charity of your choice through the funeral home, Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 North Main Street, Pueblo, CO 81003. Rosary followed by the Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday, St. Pius X Church, 3130 Morris Ave., with Rev. Fr. John Ozella and Rev. Fr. J. William Huber Ph.D. as concelebrants. Internment, Roselawn Cemetery. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Dear Barbara and Family,

    May the Lord give you peace during this time of sorrow, and comfort now and in the days ahead.

    My sincere condolences, Kris Hurley

  2. My heart and prayers go out to the entire Warfield family in your time of sorrow. I hope you find comfort in each other and in the wonderful memories you have of such a wonderful man.

  3. i am so very sorry to hear about the loss of Ray. I have so many fond memories of working at candy store and enjoying conversations with him and his sense of humor. He was such a wonderful man and i know you all know how incredibly blessed you were to have such a wonderful father and grandfather. I am so very sorry i won’t be able to attend the services, but please know your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. My deepest condolences to you all.

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