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

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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

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John E. Rumbaugh

May 26, 2014

  John Edward Rumbaugh March 7, 1937 ~ May 26, 2014 John Edward Rumbaugh, age 77, of Montrose, passed away at home with his family by his side.  John was born March 7, 1937 to Fred and Gertrude (Reed) Rumbaugh at home on North Mesa

Hazel E. Spaven (Pierce)

May 16, 2014

Hazel Pierce Spaven   9/12/1915 - 5/16/2014 Hazel E. Pierce was born in her grandparents’ home in Troy, Pennsylvania to Mary E. Smith and Leslie Abner Pierce.  She and her brothers Kenneth and Glenn grew up in several small towns near El

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Herbert Warner McGrath

May 14, 2014

  Herbert Warner McGrath             June 22, 1922 ~ May 14, 2014 Herbert Warner McGrath, age 91, of Montrose, passed away May 14, 2014 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado.  Herbert, the son of Herbert James and Edi

Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades

May 25, 2014

  Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades   April 3, 1924 – May 25, 2014   Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades, age 90, of Sunrise Creek Assisted Living and formerly of Naturita took the Lord’s hand when he called her home on Sunday

Kenneth L. Barnard

May 22, 2014

Kenneth L. Barnard, age 83, of Olathe, Colorado passed away early Thursday morning, May 22, 2014 at his home, with family present.  Survivors include his wife, Edna Barnard of the family home; son Steve (Jan) Barnard of Cedaredge, Colorado; daughter

Tracy Ann Weller (Ulibarri)

May 13, 2014

  Tracy Ann Ulibarri Weller January 8, 1972 ~ May 13, 2014   Tracy Ann Ulibarri Weller, age 42, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at her home.  Tracy was born January 8, 1972 to Edward J. and Susan C. (Kimbrough

Inola 'Nola' Klaire Gargus

May 12, 2014

Inola “Nola” Klaire Gargus July 14, 1945 ~ May 12, 2014   Inola “Nola” Klaire Gargus of Montrose, Colo passed away Monday, May 12, 2014 after an illness at the age of 68.  She was born in Deadwood, S. Dak on July 14, 1945 to Qu

Natalie D. Bowen

May 5, 2014

Natalie D. Bowen February 22, 1938 – May 5, 2014 Natalie D. Bowen, age 76, of Montrose, Colo. died May 5, 2014 at her home. Natalie was born February 22, 1938 to Frank O. and Eliza L. (Tyson) in Hazelton, Pennsylvania. She spent her childhood

Isla Beatrice Miles (Kimberlin)

May 7, 2014

  Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles   August 19, 1920 ~ May 7, 2014       Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles was born in Wray, Colorado, at the home of her grandparents, Charles and Ella Bolender, on August 19, 19

Isla Beatrice Miles (Kimberlin)

May 7, 2014

Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles August 19, 1920 ~ May 7, 2014   Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles was born in Wray, Colorado, at the home of her grandparents, Charles and Ella Bolender, on August 19, 1920, to Reuben and Anna Kimberlin.  She li

Helen Haynes Toungate

May 9, 2014

Helen Haynes Toungate born January 28, 1933 in Merkel, Texas, passed away May 9, 2014.  She was preceded in death by her husband Marvin Toungate.  Helen was known for her caring heart and her ability to always put others ahead of herself.  People