Carl R. Escheman, passed away July 18, 2008 in Pueblo. Carl was born Dec 30, 1916 in Blanca, Colorado to Henry and Louise Escheman. His love for his family was evident in everything he did. His gentle good nature, warm humor and strong sense of fair play endeared him to everyone who had the good fortune to know him. He was fiercely protective of Colorado’s water resources and leaves a lasting legacy of leadership. His survivors include his wife Anne, son Roger (Lila Jean) Escheman, his grandsons Jeffrey and Ronny (Barbara) Escheman and 4 great grandchildren Daren, Michelle, Taylor and Haley. Cremation was chosen. Private family services will be held at a later date. The family suggests contributions in memory of Carl may be to Frontier Hospice, 503 N. Main #103, Pueblo, CO 81003.