Larry Stevens

August 25, 2015

Larry Stevens May 12, 1947 ~ August 25, 2015   Larry Stevens passed away on August 25, 2015, at the age of 68.  He was born in Ouray, Colorado, to parents originally from California, Richard C., and Mary Elizabeth “Bettie” Stevens,

Margariet G Anderson

September 13, 2015

Margariet G. Anderson, age 93, passed away at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta, CO, September 13, 2015. Arrangements are under the care of Crippin Funeral Home. (970) 249-2121


Victor Hollrah

September 15, 2015

Victor Hollrah, age 93, passed away September 15, 2015, at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living in Montrose, CO. Arrangements are under the care of Crippin Funeral Home. (970)249-2121

Agnes Helen Slyoff (Crowl)

September 20, 2015

Agnes Helen Slyhoff 02/08/1925 ~ 09/20/2015   Agnes Helen Slyhoff, age 90, passed away Sunday evening, September 20, 2015, at the San Juan Living Center. She was born to Frank and Ida (Andrist) Crowl on February 8, 1925 in St. Francis,

Mary B Jones

Mary B. Jones, of Ouray County, died at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.  Survivors include her husband David, Son Scott, Granddaughter Jennifer, Grandson Jason, and two brothers Chuck and John. A Memorial Service will be held at a later dat


Lawrence Raymond Sutton

September 25, 2015

  Lawrence Raymond Sutton 10/31/1927 ~ 09/25/2015   Lawrence Raymond Sutton was born October 31, 1927 in Liberal, Kansas to James Sutton and Ruth Cook. Lawrence moved to Colorado with his family to the western slope in 1933. At

Katherine Tertipes

October 28, 2015

  Katherine Tertipes of Montrose died Oct. 28 at Montrose Memorial Hospital of complications from a broken hip. She had just celebrated her 100th birthday on September 30th, when she received a Centennial Plaque from the Governor, present

Wendell (Bob) Robert Schaeffer

December 8, 2015

  Wendell Robert (Bob) Schaeffer 11/16/1926-12/8/2015 Bob, age 89, died Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Valley Manor Care Center.  He was an only child born to Gertrude (Fehlman) and Roscoe Schaeffer on Nov. 16,1926 in Evanston, Ill.

James Lee McKee

December 14, 2015

  James Lee McKee passed peacefully December 14, 2015 at Valley Manor Care Center at the age of 79. He was born December 7, 1936 in Rich Hill Missouri to Edna (Wheeler) McKee  and William Burle McKee. He spent his childhood in Missouri.

Dorothy (Covault) Raney (Shoesmith)

December 18, 2015

  Dorothy (Shoesmith) (Covault) Raney November 15, 1922 ~ December 18, 2015 Dorothy passed away December 18, 2015 at the age of 93.  She was born to Vinton and Maude (Martin) Shoesmith in 1922 Bear Grove, Iowa, and grew up in that

Dione L Duteil

December 18, 2015

Dione L. Duteil, age 53, of Montrose, died Friday evening, December 18, 2015 at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction, Colorado.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, in Montrose, is assisting the family

Maria Kostetska

December 17, 2015

Maria Kostetska, age 51, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2015 at her daughter’s home in Grand Junction, Colorado.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, in Montrose is assisting the family.

Maria Baltazar

December 20, 2015

Maria Baltazar, age 77, of Montrose, died Sunday, December 20, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colorado.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, of Montrose is assisting the family.

Raymond H Linkletter

December 21, 2015

Raymond H. Linkletter, age 83, of Montrose, Colorado died Monday morning, December 21, 2015 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.  

Evan Bradley Raap

December 18, 2015

Evan Bradley Raap, October 18, 1962 ~ December 18, 2015 Evan was born in Burlington, Iowa and graduated with honors from Davenport West High School in Davenport, Iowa.  He was residing in Salt Lake City, Utah at the time of his death. He is

Eleanor M Orme (Martin)

December 21, 2015

  Eleanor M. Orme January 6, 1917 ~ December 21, 2015 Eleanor M. Orme passed away peacefully on December 21, 2015 at the home of her daughter, Elizabeth O. Nava, where she had resided for the past 14 years.  She was born January 6,

Mamie Peterson

December 25, 2015

    Mamie Peterson August 16, 1923 – December 25, 2015 After 92 years of love and laughter, Mamie Peterson passed away peacefully at her home on December 25, surrounded by those who loved her.   The daughter of

Janice Dyke (Creamer)

January 3, 2016

  Janice Creamer Dyke obit January 14, 1940 ~ January 3, 2016 Janice Creamer Dyke age 75, of Montrose, Colorado died January 3, 2016 at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living in Montrose following a battle with Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’

Florence Lucille Pauls (Melhuse)

January 6, 2016

Florence ("Flo") Lucille Pauls passed away at her home in Montrose on Wednesday, January 6th at age 81.  Flo was born on May 25, 1934 to Lawrence and Wilhelmena (“Minnie”) Melhuse in Minneapolis.  She graduated from the University of Minnesota


Robert Lawrence Mardock

January 9, 2016

  Robert Lawrence Mardock September 5, 1927 ~ January 9, 2016 Robert Lawrence Mardock, died January 9, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Robert was born September 5, 1927 to Lawrence Ivan and Lela (Rash) Mardock in Wichita, Kans


Wallace William Wright

January 20, 2016

Wallace William Wright May 6, 1929 ~ January 20, 2016 Wallace William Wright, age 86, of Pea Green, Colorado, passed away January 20, 2016 at his home.  Wallace was born May 6, 1929 to Henry and Izora (Herrington) Wright in Stephenville, Texas


Philip "Phil" Arthur Nesius Jr.

January 23, 2016

  Philip “Phil” Arthur Nesius Jr. May 28, 1930 ~ January 23, 2016 Phil was born in Chicago, IL to Marion Elizabeth Nugent Nesius and Philip Arthur Nesius Sr. He grew up in Chicago and graduated from DePaul Academy and then gradu

Carol Etta Nesius (Cummings)

January 24, 2016

  Carol Etta Cummings Nesius October 15, 1935 ~ January 24, 2016 Carol was born at home in Hanover, Maine, the youngest of 3 children. She graduated from Gould Academy, Bethel, Maine and then went to the New England Baptist Hospi


Jimmy Eugene Armour

February 3, 2016

Jimmy Eugene Armour June 13, 1947 ~ February 3, 2016 Jimmy Eugene Armour, age 68, passed away in his home on February 3, 2016, after a lengthy illness with loved ones at his side.  Jimmy was born June 13, 1947 to Jesse James Armour and Vir

Emma Lou Gist (Hamilton)

February 5, 2016

  Emma Lou Gist Emma Lou Hamilton Gist was called home to be with the Lord on February 5, 2016. Lou was born in Beaver, Utah on April 19, 1921 to Alexander R. Hamilton and Mittie Barnett Hamilton.  She was raised and attended school i

Jeanette Marie McKinney-Schmid (Strong)

February 24, 2016

Jeanette Marie McKinney-Schmid passed away in the comfort of her home Wednesday morning, February 24, 2016 at the young age of 68, just 2 days prior to her 69th birthday.  Born to Merle and Jane Strong in Galesburg, Illinois, she was the oldest of 3

Ethel "Tinker" Isabell Atkinson (Sims)

March 2, 2016

  Ethel “Tinker” Isabell Atkinson July 28, 1955 ~ March 2, 2016   Ethel Isabell “Tinker” Atkinson, 60, passed away March 2, 2016 in the comforts of her home in Montrose, Colorado. Ethel was born July 28, 1955 to Lloy


Donald Duane Binder

March 11, 2016

Donald Duane Binder Don Binder died in his home in Montrose on March 11. Don was born to Adolph and Eleanor (Pfannanstiel) Binder, near Munjor, Kansas on August 3, 1939. He grew up on the family farm and dairy near Hays, Kansas.  He enlisted i