Birth: Apr. 19, 1935
Death: Sep. 23, 2005
Thursday, September 29, 2005 Pueblo Chieftain
Richard Berton"Cowboy" Lemos, 70, passed away Sept. 23, 2005. Survived by his lovely wife of 39 years, Jennie B. Watta Lemos; brother, Jim Lemos; sister-in-laws, Flora Rodriguez, Maria and Andrea Watta; and brother-in-law, Miguel Flores; godson, Ronald A. Rodriguez; nieces, great-nieces, nephews, and great-nephews. Born April 19,1935, in New Bedford, Mass. Predeceased by parents, Edward E. Sr. and Gladys Ellis Lemos; brother, Edward Lemos; in-laws, Joe and Sofia Watta; brother-in-laws, Paul R. Rodriguez, Ray and Lucus Watta; sister-in-law, Mary L. Flores; and nephew, Ernie Watta. Richard served in the Armed Forces. He retired from PDA and later worked for La Renaissance Restaurant. Uncle Richard enjoyed fishing, cooking, being a foster parent and enjoyed time with his family. He was a member of Nocturnal Adoration and Holy Name Society and Cursillo. A member of Mt. Carmel Church and served as an usher and Eucharistic minister, choir for many years. His wife and himself were past coordinators of the altar servers. Funeral Mass, today, Thursday, at 1 p.m. at Mt. Carmel Church. Inurnment at Imperial Gardens at a later date.