Wilma "Fern" Mann

August 17, 2014

Wilma “Fern” Mann January 3, 1934 ~ August 17, 2014 With her family by her side, Wilma “Fern” Rudd Mann went home peacefully to be with her Lord and savior on August 17th, 2014. Fern left a legacy and a strong foundation of faith for al

Sandra Maud Bullington (Lloyd)

August 16, 2014

  Sandra Maud Bullington February 21, 1941 ~ August 16, 2014 Sandra Maud (Lloyd) Bullington of Montrose, Colorado died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Arrowhead Ranch in Cimarron, Colorado.  Sandra was born February 21,1941to Frank a

Lois A. McFarland (Opelt)

August 14, 2014

  Lois A. McFarland   June 19, 1933 ~ August 14, 2014   Lois A. McFarland, age 81 of Montrose, Colorado died August 14, 2014 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose. Lois was born June 19, 1933 in Ontario, Canada to Or

Ruth Eads Jones

August 7, 2014

  Ruth Eads Jones May 13, 1919  ~ August 7, 2014 Ruth Jones of Olathe, Colorado passed away August 7, 2014 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe at the age of 95.  Ruth was born to Stephen and Virginia (Robinson) Eads in Lawson, Missou

Elsie Kirkegaard (Ziegler)

July 23, 2014

  Elsie Kirkegaard August 29, 1921 ~ July 23, 2014 Elsie Kirkegaard, of Montrose Colorado, died July 23rd , 2014 at Montrose Memorial Hospital at the age of 92.  Elsie was born August 29th, 1921 to Karl and Marion ‘Mary’ (Kraus

Elizabeth M. Benny

August 11, 2014

Elizabeth M. Benny, Betty, was born January 31, 1926 to Robert Ramsey and Elizabeth Lydia (McCalla) Harrison in Seoul, Korea.  Betty spent her childhood and graduated high school in both British and American schools in China and India.  She went on

James William "Bill" Boggan

August 10, 2014

  James William “Bill” Boggan February 19, 1963 ~ August 10, 2014 James William “Bill” Boggan of Montrose, Colorado was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven on Sunday, August 10, 2014. After being born and raised in southe


William Frank Hicks

July 16, 2014

William Frank Hicks, 88, died Wednesday July 16 at his Montrose Colorado home.  Bill was born October 11, 1925 in Hollis Oklahoma to Homer and Lottie Hicks.  In 1943 Bill enlisted in the Air Force and served in the European Theater during WWII.  I

Irene Williams (Rowskowski)

August 6, 2014

  Irene Williams July 29, 1920 ~ August 6, 2014 Irene Williams passed away August 6 in Montrose, having just celebrated her 94th birthday with her family.  Born Irene Rowskowski on July 29, 1920, in Wilkes-Barre, PA, she lived much

James Edward Jackson

August 5, 2014

James Edward Jackson October 18, 1925 ~ August 5, 2014 Lifetime Montrose County resident James Edward Jackson passed away Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, where he resided for the past 6 years.  He was 88 years old.

Lois Elizabeth Halpin (Krause)

July 29, 2014

Lois Elizabeth Halpin (Krause) May 5, 1926 to July 29, 2014 Lois Elizabeth Halpin was born to Emil and Emma (Busch) Krause in Webster, South Dakota. She was married to the late James P. Halpin for 33 solid years. She is survived by her eight

John Lysle Bennett

July 30, 2014

 JOHN LYSLE BENNETT June 6, 1953 – July 30, 2014 John Lysle Bennett was a victim of a horrendous auto accident in Durango, Colorado July 30, 2014.  He was employed with Hellman Motor Company of Delta.  John was born June 6, 1953 in Grand J

Doyle Glen Miles

July 22, 2014

Doyle Glen Miles, age 55, of Montrose, died July 22, 2014 at his home.  Survivors include his mother, Fana Miles;  wife, Colleen Robinson of the family home; son David Robinson; sisters Carrie Mead, Becky (Tom) Connor; and three grandchildren.  Gl

William 'Bill' Howard Douglas

July 17, 2014

  William Howard Douglas January 8, 1940 – July 17, 2014 Bill was born January 8, 1940, in Cleveland, Ohio but at an early age he moved with his family to Galveston, TX where his family made their permanent home.  He is preceded


Mac D. Newsom

July 9, 2014

  Mac D. Newsom, of Montrose, Colorado, died July 9, 2014 at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living Center.  Mac was born February 13, 1919 to John and Faye (Landrum) Newsom in Scott City, Kansas.  Following his high school graduation in 1937, M

Eleanor "Virginia" Schlauger (Peterson)

July 13, 2014

  Eleanor “Virginia" Schlauger August 9, 1921 ~ July 13, 2014 Virginia Schlauger was born August 9, 1921 in Denver, Colorado.  Daughter of Dr. Ernest F. and Ellen Peterson.  Her childhood was spent in the Nucla, Colorado area as a y

Hilda E. Bryant (Monson)

July 4, 2014

  Hilda E. Bryant April 12, 1938 ~ July 4, 2014 Hilda E. Bryant, age 76, of Ridgway, Colorado died July 4, 2014 at her home.  Hilda was born April 12, 1938 to W. Fred and Georgia (Winston) Monson in Gunnison, Colorado.  She spent

Bette Lucille Hofmann

July 9, 2014

Bette Lucille Hofmann September 25, 1933 ~ July 9, 2014 Bette Lucille Hofmann, lifelong Western Slope resident, died July 9, 2014 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe.  Bette was born September 25, 1933 to Lowell and Rachael (Stoddard) Raine in Gr

Lois Georgine Hudson (Roberts)

July 4, 2014

Lois Georgine (Roberts) Hudson December 17, 1938 – July 4, 2014 Georgine has slipped the bonds of human frailty and safely rests in the arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, whom she has faithfully served since the age of 11. She was b

Daniel Paul Fossey

June 16, 2014

Daniel Paul Fossey September 14, 1954 ~ June 16, 2014 Daniel was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the youngest of six children to Douglas and Virginia Fossey.  The family moved to Moab, Utah when Dan was a young child.  Dan was the assistant super

Rebecca "Anne" Martinez

June 18, 2014

Rebecca “Anne” Rivera Martinez, age 89, of Montrose, Colorado died June 18, 2014 at her home of natural causes.  Anne was born July 26, 1924 to Cornelius and Edwigen (Chavez) Martinez in Vallecitos, New Mexico.  She spent her childhood in New M

Bernice "Joyce" Vernon

June 15, 2014

Bernice “Joyce” Vernon, age 87, of Montrose, CO passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014 due to complications of dementia at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Services will be at Montrose United Methodist Church on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.

Bobbie Wanetta Houser (Trimmer)

June 12, 2014

Bobbie Wanetta Trimmer Houser March 11, 1944 ~ June 12, 2014 Bobbie Wanetta Trimmer was born on March 11,  1944 to Melvin (Ted) and Mabel Trimmer on an Indian reservation in Homestead, Oklahoma.  The family moved to Delta County where she and

Imogene (Jean) Lewis (Walker)

June 9, 2014

Imogene (Jean) Walker Lewis passed away June 9 2014 after a brief illness.  She was 89 years old.  Jean was born January 7, 1925, in Olathe Colorado to Tivis A. Walker and Ethelyn May Story Walker.  She was one of 8'children:  twins Dean and Alme

Phyllis Van Riper

May 18, 2014

Phyllis Van Riper was born July 11, 1923 in Telluride, Colorado and passed away May 18, 2014 in her home in Montrose, Colorado.  She  was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Paul Van Riper, her parents Adolph and Pearl Williams, and two s

Patricia Morris (Prickett)

May 16, 2014

Patricia Morris, of Montrose passed away peacefully Friday, May 16, 2014 at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. Patricia was born on October 28, 1931 in Grand Junction, Co to Riley & Grace (Haney) Prickett, Patricia spent her childhood, and

Kenneth Emil Norenberg

June 8, 2014

Kenneth Emil Norenberg, age 76, of Montrose, Co., died June 8, 2014 at his home.  A celebration of Kenneth’s life will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at  11:00 A.M. at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel.  The Service will conclude at the Chapel. 

Cathy Ann Ledford

June 1, 2014

Cathy Ann Ledford earned her angel wings on June 1, 2014 after a heroic battle with cancer. She passed peacefully at her home with her family and loved ones surrounding her.  Born August 8, 1957 in Ouray, Co to Oliver Fellin Jr. and Ramona Wilson