Willie (Bob) Stines 60, went to be with the Lord May 7, 2010. He was born July 27, 1949 in Springer, New Mexico.
Bob is survived by parents Willie and Virginia Stines; children, Erlinda (Joe) Kelly, William (Rachel) Stines, Joseph (Danika) Stines, Andrea Stines and Trini Stines; brothers, Pat (Virginia) Stines, Henry (Esther) Stines; sisters, Judy (Abel) Diaz and Sandra (Gilbert) Tubac; former wife, Sandra Stines; 15 grandchildren, numerous nephews, nieces and other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Fred Stines; grandmother, Mary Stines; and brother Sammy Stines.
Bob graduated from Central High School in Pueblo, Colorado where he was active in sports, mainly track and field. He then joined the US Navy, and then worked at C.F. & I. for many years. He went on to work for the Air Force Academy – Mitchell Hall as a cook, retiring in March.
Bob was an avid Broncos fan, but his true love was for his children and grandchildren.
He was a good man with a big heart, who will be deeply missed and loved by all of his family and friends.
Visitation is Wednesday, May 13, 2010, 4:00PM-8:00PM, Rosary will be recited at 6:00PM at The Springs Funeral Services, 3115 E. Platte Avenue.
Mass of Christian Burial is Thursday, May 14, 2010, 11:00AM at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 4925 North Carefree Circle.
The Springs Funeral Services
3115 E. Platte Avenue
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909