William Edward 'Bill' Stroud

William Edward "Bill" Stroud was born Jan. 25, 1927, in Pueblo, Colo. the son of Hugh Charles and Beatrice (Canon) Stroud. He passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at his home at the age of 86.

Surviving Bill are his son, Stuart Stroud and wife Sherrie of Cortez; and his grandsons, Michael Stroud of Las Vegas, Nev. and Sawyer Stroud of Orlando, Fla.

Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held for Bill later this year.

Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary section.