Viola Faye 'Vi' (Shirley) Erskine, 85, passed away Dec. 31, 2014. Preceded in death by her husband, Donald Erskine; parents, Raymond and Annie Pauline (Hill) Shirley; sisters, Violet Fern Pitcock, Elizabeth Ferguson, Ruth Asher and Lu Putao; and brother, William R. Shirley. Survived by brother, Eugene (Twila) Shirley of Denver and numerous nieces and nephews. Vi was born March 21, 1929, in Fountain, Colo. She graduated from Central High School. Vi and Don were married Oct. 29, 1949, in Pueblo. She worked as an executive secretary for Pueblo Gas & Fuel Company. Member of St. Peter the Apostle Church. Her hobbies were golf, needle and craft work, and she traveled extensively throughout the world. Viewing one hour prior to the service. Service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. A private interment will be held. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to St. Peter the Apostle Church through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences,

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