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Usevio Surita

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February 25, 1952 – May 5, 2013



Usevio Surita Jr, 61, of Colorado Springs, CO passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013 at his home after a courageous 10 year battle with cancer.



Usevio Jr., was born February 25, 1952 in Hartford, Wisconsin, son of Usevio and Dolores Surita.  He was married to Candace Howard on August 16, 1997 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.



Usevio was a 1970 graduate of Mayville High School in Mayville, WI where he excelled in multiple sports lettering in Cross Country, Wrestling and...


February 25, 1952 – May 5, 2013



Usevio Surita Jr, 61, of Colorado Springs, CO passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013 at his home after a courageous 10 year battle with cancer.



Usevio Jr., was born February 25, 1952 in Hartford, Wisconsin, son of Usevio and Dolores Surita.  He was married to Candace Howard on August 16, 1997 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.



Usevio was a 1970 graduate of Mayville High School in Mayville, WI where he excelled in multiple sports lettering in Cross Country, Wrestling and Track receiving multiple awards and set school records in Track and Field.  He was the Northern Little Ten Conference Wrestling Champion in 1970.  He served in the U.S. Army from 1973-1976 and received an Honorable Discharge.  He retired from QWest after 32 years of service.



Survivors include his wife Candace, children; Eric (Pam) Surita of Colo Spgs, Renee Surita of Ottawa Kansas, Laurie (Derrick) Rivera of Ottawa, Kansas, step-daughter Jessie (Patrick) Talley of Denver, father Usevio Surita Sr. of Mayville WI, 5 sisters; Alicia (Henry) Vera of Pleasanton, TX, Beatrice (Virgil) Frank of Savannah Tennessee, Yolanda Pillsbury (Gary Eilbes) of Mayville WI, Norma Surita (Steve Brillhart) of Tucson AZ, Irma Surita of Milwaukee WI, 3 brothers; Roberto Surita of Milwaukee WI, Antonio Surita of Mayville WI, David Surita of Mayville WI; 9 Grandchildren, other relatives and friends.



Usevio also known as “J.R.” to his friends enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, hiking, camping, gambling and working in his yard.  He was an avid Broncos and Rockies fan.



He was preceded in death by his mother in 1996



A celebration of life service will be held Thursday May 9 at 1 pm at the Mountain View Mortuary 2350 Montebello Square Drive, Colorado Springs



In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rocky Mountain Cancer Center of Colorado Springs.