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Rocky Mountain Obituaries 9-26-11

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

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She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.

Raella Belle (Hageman) Poos, 88, of Loveland, Colo., passed away August 26, 2011 at the Loveland Good Samaritan Village.

She was born on March 27, 1923 in Holyoke, Colo., to Ray and Luella (Kohrell) Hageman. She was the third of six daughters. She was baptized on May 6, 1923 and confirmed on April 5, 1936 at Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke. Raella was a member of Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

On April 4, 1940 in McCook, Neb., she became the bride of Emden Poos of Amherst, Colo. Raella and Emden began their lifelong career in farming in the Holyoke community.

She was very active in her church ladies group and their children’s school and church activities. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She raised a large garden, chickens and helped with harvests. She always prepared an excellent hot meal for the harvest crews. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, baking and working jig-saw puzzles. She made quilts, afghans and tablecloths for her family. She baked and decorated many wedding cakes and especially enjoyed doing the ones for her grandchildren.

Raella and Emden enjoyed playing bridge and pinnacle, dancing and spending time at their cabin in the Poudre Canyon fishing and doing crafts. They enjoyed many winters of retirement in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. In 1993 they made their home in Loveland, Colo.

She is survived by her daughter Linda (Dennis) Isakson of Van Tassell, Wyo.; son Larry (Jeanette) Poos of Holyoke, Colo.; six grandchildren Andrew (Chris) Isakson of Highlands Ranch, Colo., John (Melissa) Isakson of Cummings, Ga., Julie (Mark) Ferguson of Imperial, Neb., Matthew (Rhonda) Isakson of Levittown, N.Y., Deborah (Justin) Phinney of Gill, Colo., and Isaiah (Erica) Isakson of Mead, Colo.; 16 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Oron Schmidt of Thermopolis, Wyo.; and sister-in-law Ruth Pillard of Greeley, Colo..

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 70 years, Emden Poos; parents Ray and Luella Hageman; sisters Lois Artman, Dorothy Elder, LaVaun Schmidt and infant sisters Phyllis Hageman and Laurene Hageman

Services were held August 31, 2011, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colo.

Burial at Holyoke Cemetery, Holyoke, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Pathways Hospice or Colorado Good Shepherd Auxiliary in care of Viegut Funeral Home.

Go to http://www.ViegutFuneralHome.com for condolences.