Those suffering a loss through the death of a loved one may experience grief in a variety of ways, such as anger, denial, despair or multiple physical reactions. Help is available. For answers to questions you may have, contact the following resources:
Suicide Prevention/Support Phone: 800-273-8255
Sangre de Cristo Hospice Phone: 719-542-0032
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Phone: 800-232-SIDS (7437)
Mother's Against Drunk Drivers Phone: 800-GET-MADD (438-6233)
Colorado Crisis Services Phone: 800-493-TALK (8255) or text TALK to 38255
Pueblo County Coroner Phone: 719-543-4016
Handling the Details
Practical matters need attention also. Here are some ideas concerning how to handle the details:
You may obtain copies of the Death Certificate from the funeral home.
You may obtain copies of the Autopsy Report from the Pueblo County Coroner by calling 719-543-4016.
You may obtain copies of a Police Report by calling:
The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office at 719-583-6125.
The Pueblo Police Department at 719-553-2538.
When calling, refer to the Case Report Number provided to you.
You may be able to obtain Medical Records from the hospital or clinic where the deceased was taken.
Parkview Medical Center Phone: 719-584-4000
St. Mary Corwin Medical Center Phone: 719-560-4000
You may file for Social Security benefits by contacting:
Social Security Office Phone: 719-545-9248 or 719-543-8743 (TTY)