January 28, 1919 ~ February 15, 2008
Born in: Pueblo, CO,
Resided in: Pueblo, CO
Shirley M. Drummond, 89, passed away Feb. 15, 2008. Survived by her children, Albert Drummond of Pueblo, Don (Nancy) Drummond of Westcliffe, Colo. and Puerto Varas, Chile and Carol Drummond of Pueblo; grandchildren, Terry (Tony) Ketchum, Todd Drummond , Tracy (Hisae) Drummond , Scott Drummond , Allen Drummond , Kathi Drummond, Wendi (Rasesh) Joshi, Gene Drummond and Leah Drummond; numerous great and great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, cousins, and in laws. Preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, Donald B. Drummond; parents, George and Ethel Webster; her special cousins Vena, Eileen, and Barbara; her in-laws, Dale and Snoozer; and her lifelong BFFs, Don, Julia, Ellen, and Betty. Shirley was born January 28, 1919, in Pueblo. She graduated from Central High School. She was a computer data processor for CF&I Power Credit Union. Shirley belonged to and was active in the Episcopal Church for most of her life. She was also a member of the DAR and many Bridge Clubs. Her many hobbies included gardening, playing Cribbage, reading, history, and any and all trips to Las Vegas, Laughlin, and Cripple Creek. She was passionate about traveling throughout the U.S. and abroad. She loved the mountains, her little dog, Midget, and her friends and family. She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her. Special thanks goes to her favorite physician, Dr. Jim Stjernholm, who always went above and beyond the call of duty; his kindness and compassion throughout her life can never be repaid. The family would also like to thank the nurses, CNAs, therapists, and staff on 4100 at St. Mary Corwin Hospital, all of whose care and attention made her last days comforting to her and her family. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2008, at Ascension Episcopal Church, 18th and Grand, with the Reverend Father Don Smith officiating. Inurnment, Ascension Episcopal Church Columbarium. A reception will follow in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com
To the Drummond family, I was saddened to hear about Shirley. I always enjoyed visiting with Shirley at family occasions. She was a wonderful woman. I loved her sense of humor. She will be missed. I am Marsha Latka’s oldest daughter, Barbara.
Carol & Leah sending you prayers and my condolences
We are sorry for your loss and will keep you in our prayers
Your mom was such a sweet lady. I will always remember that she was the one person you always seemed to listen to. Joe and I are so sorry for your loss.
In remembering your Mother we sincerely share in your sorrow…From our experience we know that, “Time does heal,” just give time, time. Don and Jeri
Don, my deepest sympathy is with you and your family at this time.