Virginia 'Ginger' Terry-Pachak, 47, passed away Sept. 8, 2011. Survived by her husband, Tom Pachak of the family home in Colorado Springs; parents, Robert and Marian 'Kay' Terry of Pueblo West; parents-in-law, Walt and Linda Pachak of Fowler; sister, Kim Terry of Pueblo West; brother-in-law, Timothy (Colleen) Pachak of Glendale, Ariz.; uncle and aunt, Bill and Paula Rodman of Pueblo; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family; many friends, including special friends, Mayme Thayer and Darlene Graham; friends at Gray's Coors Tavern; and loving cat, Daggett. Ginger was born Aug. 15, 1964, in Pueblo. She worked many years at Gray's Coors Tavern and more recently as a manager at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. She enjoyed Las Vegas, gambling and traveling. Ginger was extremely patriotic and supportive of the troops. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Pastor Darron Wilson officiating. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to National Jewish Hospital through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. I was so sad to hear that Ginger had passed away. You will be missed.
    We were very close at one time.I will miss those times I pray we will meet again in the next life.

  2. i am saddened by ginger’s passing.
    may your loved ones accept my deepest sympathy. may you happy
    now and forever
    john campos
    la junta, colorado

  3. Aw Gin, the world is going to be alot less fun without you. Even though we had drifted apart over the years, life sometimes does that to people, you were and always will be my sister by heart. Love goes out to Mom(Kay), Dad(Bob), and Kimmy. Light up the heavens Ginger cause the world just got a little dimmer. Love always, TJ aka Terri Mayo

  4. Tom, Walt & Linda,
    My heart hurts for you all. I wish I had met her. May your heartache slowly heal and be replaced by blessings of the time and memories you had together.

  5. Tom,

    I am sorry for your loss. Ginger was such a great person. May you find peace and comfort in the coming days.


  6. Tom & Family,

    We were shocked and saddened to hear of Ginger’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go through this difficult time.

  7. We are thinking of you as you go through this difficult time. Ginger was one of a kind and will be missed by her family in Oklahoma.
    Phil, Carol and Randy

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