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 Ethel Irene “Babe” <I>Baldwin</I> Prijatel

Ethel Irene “Babe” Baldwin Prijatel

Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA
Death 24 Sep 2003 (aged 90)
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, USA
Burial Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, USA
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Friday, September 26, 2003 Pueblo Chieftain

Ethel Irene "Babe" Prijatel. Sunrise, Jan. 14, 1913, in St. Joseph, Mo.; Sunset, Sept. 24, 2003, in Pueblo, Colo. She called herself a native of Pueblo, actually she moved here with her parents from St. Joseph, Mo., at the age of 5. She attended Bradford and Fountain Elementary schools and Centennial High. After high school, she worked as a secretary in a real estate office. In the 1950s she became a secretary to the radiologist at St. Mary Hospital. When the hospitals consolidated, she was appointed secretary to the Administrator Sister Grace Marie and eventually became housemother in the Hospital School of Nursing. Exposed to nursing, she became a Licensed Practical Nurse. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Church for over 70 years where she served as secretary for the former Alter and Rosary Society. Also city wide secretary for the Legion of Mary. Irene was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years Joseph Prijatel; her parents, Samuel and Hermine Baldwin; brother, Elmer Baldwin; sisters, Gertrude Williams and Vera Pickeral. She is survived by nieces and caregivers, Juanita Blatnick, Louise Turley, Kathleen Kenick and Irene Blatnick. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and brother-in-law Edward Prijatel. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the mortuary. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2003, in the St. Francis Catholic Church, 611 Logan Ave., with Father Tom Hinne as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Imperial Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the St. Francis Church.

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  • Created by: Vaughan Mavir
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79574311
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel Irene “Babe” Baldwin Prijatel (14 Jan 1913–24 Sep 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79574311, citing Imperial Memorial Gardens, Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Vaughan Mavir (contributor 47232034) .