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Brian Torp

February 4, 2015

  Brian “Bri Guy” Torp passed away February 4, 2015 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose, CO. Brian was born April 28, 1960, and is the oldest son of Richard and Ina Faye Torp.  Brian is well-known for his appreciation of travel,

Jose Jesus Ramirez Martinez

January 31, 2015

Jose Jesus Ramirez Martinez, age 23, of Montrose, died Saturday, January 31, 2015 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  A vigil and rosary  will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. at St. Mary Catholic Church.  A Memo

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Mark Lyle Miller

January 30, 2015

  Mark Miller passed away on January 30, 2015, after a climbing accident in the Eureka Colorado area. He is survived by his wife Colette, his parents Donald & Diane, sisters Merry (Terry) & Marsha (Mathew), brother Matthew (Wendy)

Luis E. Enrique Esparaza

January 31, 2015

Luis E. Enrique Esparaza, age 21, of Delta, Colorado died Saturday morning, January 31, 2015 in Montrose, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.  A visitation was held on Tuesday evening at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel.  A Funeral Servic

Phil Darrel Bailey

January 29, 2015

Phil Darrel Bailey, age 72,  of Montrose died Thursday, January 29, 2015 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose. Survivors include his former wife, Mary Surbeck, of Montrose and their children, Pauli Bailey who preceded Phil in death, Cody Bailey of

Betty L. Hutchison

January 27, 2015

Betty L. Hutchinson, age 91, of Montrose, Colorado died Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at The Montrose Memorial Hospital.  A visitation for family and friends will be held on at Friday evening, January 30, 2015 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Crippin Funeral Hom

Patrick "Happy" John Raymond Noonan

January 22, 2015

  Patrick J. “Happy” Noonan August 30, 1949 ~ January 22, 2015 Patrick “Happy” Noonan, 65, peacefully passed away Thursday morning, January 22, 2015, in Cleveland, Ohio, while visiting his mother. Patrick was born August

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Alpheus (Al) F. Pederson

January 22, 2015

Alpheus (Al) F. Pederson, 84, of Montrose, CO passed away January 22, 2015 due to a ruptured aneurysm.  He was at Swedish Medical Center in Denver for disc surgery and this complication was discovered during testing prior to surgery. Al was b

Peter van Schaik

January 15, 2015

Peter van Schaik – April 18, 1927 – January 15, 2015 Peter van Schaik passed away on January 15, 2015, from complications related to Alzheimer’s.  He was born in the Netherlands, April 18, 1927 and was the seventh of a family of 10 sibl

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Harold A. Shier

January 16, 2015

HAROLD A. SHIER DECEMBER 6, 1922 – JANUARY 16, 2015  Harold A. Shier of Montrose, CO went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 16, 2015, culminating his 2 years of declining health.  He passed away at the Hope West Hospice Care Cen

Sharon Kay Pauley (Briggs)

January 16, 2015

Sharon Kay (Briggs) Pauley March 24, 1950 ~ January 16, 2015   Sharon Kay Pauley, of Montrose, Colorado passed away Friday morning, January 16, 2015 at her sister’s home in Montrose at the age of 64.  Sharon was born to George M. and

Bonnie Mae Miller (Hopkins)

January 13, 2015

 Bonnie M. Miller July 1, 1941 ~ January 13, 2015     Bonnie Mae  (Hopkins) Miller, 73, of Montrose, Colorado, passed away on January 13, 2015 in Olathe, Colorado.  Bonnie was born in Elyria, Nebraska on July 1, 1941 to paren

Susan Jean Wilson

January 12, 2015

Susan Jean Wilson May 31, 1953 ~ January 12, 2015 Susan Jean Wilson, age 61, of Placerville, Colorado, passed away January 12, 2015 at her son’s home in Montrose.  Susan was born May 31, 1953 to Robert ‘Bud’ and Florence (Engelke) Gerke

Marilynn Grace Peters

January 2, 2015

  Marilynn Grace Peters March 9, 1937 ~ January 2, 2015 Marilynn Peterson was born March 9, 1937 in Tilden, Nebraska.  When she was very young, her mother and father, W. Keith and Grace Peterson moved to Center, Nebraska where Mari

Roy Allen Williams

January 12, 2015

  Roy Allen Williams December 27, 1956 ~ January 12, 2015   Roy Allen Williams, age 58, of Montrose died January 12, 2015.  Roy was born Dec. 27, 1956 to Carl David and Lucy Florence (Hyde) Williams in Grand Junction, Color

Thelma Harriett Johnson

January 12, 2015

Thelma Harriett Johnson, age 96, a native of the Western slope of Colorado, went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 12, 2015. Thelma H. Johnson and her twin brother, the late Harold Goding, were born to Fred and Harriett Goding on November

Rebecca "Becky" Dawn Howell Weese

January 10, 2015

  Rebecca “Becky” Dawn Howell Weese, 33, of Montrose, CO, passed away in a tragic car accident on Saturday, January 10, 2015. Becky was born on July 26, 1981, in Montrose, Colorado.  She graduated from Montrose High School in 2000

Matthew Stephen West

December 30, 2014

Matthew Stephen West was born on May 31st, 1984 in Montrose, Colorado to Tom and Mary West. He passed away at his home in Huntington Beach, California on December 30th, 2014. Matt graduated from Montrose High School in 2002 with honors as a

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Anthony "Tony" W. Rose

January 4, 2015

Anthony W Rose (Ronzio) April 2, 1945 to January 4, 2015 Montrose native, Anthony “Tony” Rose, age 69, passed on peacefully Sunday morning, January 4, 2015 at St. Marys hospital, in Grand Junction Colorado. Anthony, the son of Ernest

Dennie Fledelle Huffaker

December 29, 2014

Dennie Fledelle Huffaker             July 2, 1928 - December 29, 2014 Dennie was born to Stephen Patrick  and Dennie Dallas (Hinds) Jones on July 2, 1928 at the Muskogee Baptist Hospital in Muskogee, OK.  She spent her childhood in T

Karen Ruth Brethouwer (Krueger)

December 28, 2014

Karen Ruth Krueger Brethouwer of Montrose passed away December 28, 2014. At the time of her death Karen was 79 years old.  Karen Ruth Krueger was born July 6, 1935 in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was the only child of Herbert August Krueger and Alice

Marty Jay Collins

December 22, 2014

Marty Jay Collins March 11, 1967 - December 22, 2014 Marty Collins, age 47, passed away suddenly on Monday, December 22, 2014 in Los Altos, California.  Marty was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming on March 11, 1967. Marty is survived by his bel

Susan S. Cardenas (Sanchez)

December 15, 2014

Susan S. Cardenas October 27, 1916 ~ December 15, 2014 Susan S. Cardenas, age 98, a resident of Montrose since 1941, died Monday afternoon, December 15, 2014 at the home of her daughter.  She was the daughter of Gregorio Sanchez and Christ

Patricia Lynn Ritter (Anderson)

December 15, 2014

Patricia Lynn Ritter, age 58, of Ridgway, Colorado went to be with her Lord and  Savior on Monday, December 15, 2014 at University Hospital in Aurora, Colorado. Patricia was born October 7, 1956 to Kenneth and Mildred (Rakich) Anderson in Tuc

Mary Eloise Tucker (Fry)

November 22, 2014

  Mary Eloise Tucker, of Montrose, passed away peacefully on Saturday November 22, 2014 at the age of 95.  Mary was known for her business acumen and good-heartedness. She was born to Anna and Oliver Fry on September 12th, 1919 in Waukon

Jennie M. Stollsteimer

December 4, 2014

Jennie M. Stollsteimer, age 92, of Montrose died December 4, 2014 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose. Survivors include her children, Anthony J. (Lucille) Stollsteimer of Pueblo, Virginia Stollsteimer of San Diego, California, Fred (Carol) St

Roberta "Marlene" Stewart (Hoffman)

November 27, 2014

    Roberta "Marlene" Stewart June 7, 1938 ~ November 27, 2014 Long time resident of Montrose, Roberta Marlene Stewart, 76, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at her home in Montrose, CO. Marlene was

John Blaylock

November 29, 2014

John Blaylock, 71, of Montrose Colorado, two days shy of his 72 birthday, has begun his “last long run,” on November 29th, 2014.  He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Ginny Blaylock; his daughter Amy Hoskings, stepdaughter Karen Randolph, ste