Aleene Maude Neely
Aleene was born August 1, 1931 in Egnar, CO the daughter of Frank Pepper and Elsie Maude (Knuckles) Buffington. She passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at her residence at the age of 88.
Surviving Aleene are her children, Dallas George Neely (Leslie) of Lacey, WA, Marilyn Jean O’Brien (Don) of Cortez, CO, and Dewey Lynn Neely (Shelly) of Aledo, TX; her brothers, Ray Buffington and Glenn Buffington; 18 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild. Aleene was preceded in death by her parents; her spouse, Raymond (Pete) Neely; her sons, Dennis Raymond Neely and Douglas Leroy Neely; her grandson, Chris Neely; and her siblings, Gladys McFarland, George Buffington, Dorothy Johnson, Zeb Vingar, Belle Ivie, Hazel Allen, and Shirley Diedrich.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 13, 2020 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Mr. Raymond Boyd was officiate. Interment followed at Cahone Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made in Aleene’s name to the Cahone Cemetery, PO Box 91, Cahone, CO 81320