OBITUARY

John V. Distefano

July 12, 1929January 24, 2019

John V. Distefano, 89, of Pueblo, Colorado, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019 at his home. Services will be held on Friday, February 1, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, Pueblo, Colorado. Rosary at 9:30am, mass at 10:00a.m. Online condolence may be made to www.imperialfunerals.com. John was born on July 12, 1929 in Sioux City, Iowa and became a Colorado resident in 1967. A Korean War Veteran, John served in the 23rd infantry, 2nd division. He was self employed as a custom home builder, retiring at the age 76. Those left to honor his memory include his wife of 64 years, Virginia, his children Deanna Thompson (Jerry) of Parker, CO., Don Distefano (Sally) of Peyton, CO., Mike Distefano of Parker, CO., 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, brother, Tom Distefano (Arlene) of Omaha, Nebr., sister in law, Carol Gould of Overland Park, Kansas, 9 nieces and 3 nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tommaso & Salvatrice Distefano, his sister Rose Jorgensen, brother in laws, Clarence Jorgensen, Tom Kurzak and Jack Gould, nephew Bob Jorgensen. Memorial donations may be made to: St. Pius X Catholic Church 3130 Morris Ave. Pueblo, Colorado 81008-1338

  • FAMILY

  • John is survived by his wife, Virginia; his children, Deanna Thompson (Jerry) of Parker, CO., Don Distefano (Sally) of Peyton, CO., Mike Distefano of Parker, CO., 8 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; brother, Tom Distefano (Arlene) of Omaha, Nebr., sister in law, Carol Gould of Overland Park, Kansas, 9 nieces and 3 nephews.

Services

  • Funeral Mass Friday, February 1, 2019
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John V. Distefano

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Dennis & Sylvia Yakubow

February 1, 2019

Our deepest condolence Virginia on the lost of your husband John. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time. John was a very special person that we enjoyed to know.

Your Greenfield Resort Friends, Dennis and Sylvia Yakubow

Dr. Raymond Boyer

February 1, 2019

Remembering John with great fondness and admiration for his service to his family and to our great country. Will always remember many of his stories and the eternal love that I seen between him and his lovely wife Virginia.

May God reach out his loving arms and comfort your entire family during this trying time.

Ray Boyer

Perry and Karen Wood

January 31, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to Virginia and family. He was always known as a honest man. He will be missed by all.
Perry and Karen Wood

Lareen Archer

January 30, 2019

We are so sorry to hear this. Our memories of John will be with us forever as a client, person and friend.

Vickie Arends

January 29, 2019

I am sorry for your loss. Love and prayers for your family.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY