Pauline Ione Pritzel

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Pauline Ione Watts Pritzel born May 4th 1930 in Council Bluffs, Iowa died July 17th 2019 in Rural Elbert county, Colorado.  Her parents were Grover C Watts and Florence Lola Jones. She married Virgil Henry Pritzel on May 15th 1951 in Council Bluffs, Iowa.  Her children are Lola Sapp, Janet and her husband Chris Phillips, Roger Pritzel and Julie Smith.

She lived in Omaha, Nebraska after she was married,  later the family moved to Englewood, Colorado during the 1965 flood.  The last several years she lived with her daughter Janet’s family in rural Elbert County, Colorado.

Pauline was proceed in death by her husband, parents, step parents, brothers & sisters Harry, Edward, Leslie and Mary and Charlene.

She is survived by her 4 Children, 6 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews.

Viewing and Visitation will be held at the Bullock Colonial Chapel on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., services will follow at 10:30 a.m.. Graveside service at Fort Logan National Cemetery at 12:00 noon.


Family and friends are encouraged to share stories and/or photographs of Pauline here on her website (click "Tribute Wall" tab above).

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  1. Good-bye Grandma Pritzel.  We will miss you & look forward to seeing you again in Heaven.  

  2. Even though Pauline faced many physical challenges the last few years of her life she always seemed to be calm.  She always took time to chat when we stopped for a visit.

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