Robert Arthur Aluise

Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Robert Arthur Aluise beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather went to be with the Lord on Dec. 21, 2009. He was 83.

He was born on Nov. 20, 1926 in Sargents to Arthur and Rose Aluise. Robert started in the shoe business with his father at Art and Bob’s Shoe and Saddlery at 121 W. Third Street in Rifle, and he retired from SAS Shoes in 1996.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Vetina; grandson, Joshua James Aluise; great grandson, Dylon Aluise, and son-in-law Brian Palacios.

He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Helen M. Aluise; daughter, Amber Palacios; sons, Clint (Sally) Aluise, Jerry (Val) Aluise, Rick (Janet) Aluise, David Aluise, Larry Aluise; sister, Jane (Bill) Osadchey; 13 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren.

Services were held in San Antonio, Texas, on Dec. 27, 2009.

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