William G. 'Bill' Nufer Jr., 87, passed away Nov. 2, 2012. Survived by his wife of 65 years, Rita Jean Nufer; children, Jean Marie (Jim) Steward of McHenry, Ill., Ron (Betty) Nufer of Pueblo, Catherine Ann Nufer of Omaha, Neb. and Ken (Heidi) Nufer of Pueblo; sister, Dorothy Just of Hales Corners, Wis.; brothers, Don (Carol) Nufer of Vancouver, Wash. and Leroy (Patricia) Nufer of Mundelein, Ill.; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, Meta and William G. Nufer Sr. Bill was born Dec. 6, 1924, in Chicago, Ill. He served in the U.S. Army during in WWII. Bill and Jean were married on Aug. 30, 1947, in Chicago. He retired from ABEX Corp after 40 years of service. Viewing, 4 to 6 p.m. followed by the Rosary on Sunday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Christ the King Church, 1708 Horseshoe Dr., with Msgr. Tom Adrians as celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Christ the King Church, 1708 Horseshoe Dr., Pueblo, CO 81001. Online condolences, www.MontgomerySteward

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  1. I am sure sorry to hear that Bill has passed on. He was a great guy. I worked with Bill at Abex many years ago. Our prayers are with you. Always a friend, John and Felicia Pearce

  2. I am so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. I worked for Bill at ABEX for many years and it was a pleasure to work for Bill. I have many memories of Bill and Jean. My prayers are with Bill and all the family.

  3. Mr. Nufer always made me smile. I knew him from World Savings Downtown and always enjoyed when he came in. My thoughts are with you, his family.

  4. To the Nufer family – My parents lived next door to the Nufers for over 50 years. They were wonderful friends and neighbors and helped out many, many times. We are so sorry to learn of Bill’s passing.
    Dan & Georgia Chenoweth

  5. Bill and I worked together at Abex Corp.. We were close friends also and I will always have many good memories of him and Jean. Bill was of great help on many occasions at work and a pleasure to work and socialize with. He is now in Heaven designing trackwork for the Lord. I pass along my deepest sympathies to Jean and the family. May God Bless.
    Bob Dyleski

  6. My wife and I enjoyed motor cycle riding with Bill in the mountains. I also enjoyed our conversations while delivering mail at the Nuffer residence. Bill was a true friend. I have often thought of Bill after my retirement from the post office. He is now enjoying an eternal bike ride.

    Joe Kovacs

  7. Bill was a wonderful person. I have many fond memories of Bill from my childhood. My deepest sympathies go out to Jean and family.

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