April 27, 1932-CHRONICLE NEWS
OTTOVIO GIOVANNI ALBERTO UBERTI, FORMER OLD RESIDENT OF TRINIDAD, DIED IN DENVER
Ottovio Uberti, 80 years old, one of the former pioneer residents of Trinidad, and for many years last past a resident of Denver, passed away Sunday in that city. Word was received here today, and body will be received Thursday morning by the R. G. Sipe Undetaking.
Uberti for may years conducted the old Metropolitan hotel in this city, and was also in the saloon business before prohibition days. He had resided in this community for some 45 years, leaving Trinidad some 15 years ago.
Deceased was well known to many old residents. He was born in northern Italy. coming from his native land to the United States he originally settled in old Blossburg in the prosperous mining days of that town. Later he came to Sopris where he conducted a store for some years, and after that set up in business in Trinidad. He was a member of the Redmen and was prominent among the Italian resident families.
His wife died here and is buried here. He is survived by a daughter Mrs. Louise Helen Talley who accompanies the body from Denver. Funeral will take place Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Catholic church, with interment in the Catholic cemetery here, under the direction from the R. G. Sipe Undertaking Co.
Ottavio was born on December 29, 1854-Piemonte, Italy and died on April 24, 1932 in Denver, Colorado.
More information and photo can be obtained from "Find a Grave" website.
I'll see if I can find an obit. for his wife.