Rita J. Witzel, 80, passed away May 16, 2016. Survived by her husband, Theodor 'Ted' Witzel; children, Stanley Witzel and Carmen (Robert) West; sister, Ingrid Norman; grandchildren, Rosalind (Andy) Medina, Jeremy (Jody) Witzel and Keenan Cox; and great-grandchildren, Parker, Adler, Berlyn and Bailey. Preceded in death by parents, Emma and James Brown; and sister, Frieda McGraw. Rita was born in 1935, in Mainaschaff, Germany. She enjoyed camping and gardening. Rita was a 40 year member of the Pueblo German Club and 25 year member of Rocky Roos Camping Club. Viewing, 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and service, 10 a.m. Monday, May 23, 2016, both in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. sorry for your loss Ted & Family Rita was an all around great loving person and will be greatly missed by everyone. Our prayers are with you god bless the Witzel family love to you all James & Melissa and family from Nebraska

  2. Aunt Rita was an all around great lady, I’m gonna miss her very much her love for family and gardening & cat’s I love all of the same things! She was always there me. Our family sends prayers and healing thoughts to Theo & Family. Love Loyd Karen J.R. & Laree Wheeler.

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