James L. Penasa

May 7, 2018

James L. Penasa July 11, 1932 ~ May 7, 2018 James L. Penasa, Lifelong Coloradoan, long time Montrose resident, Veteran and longtime active Member of Zion Lutheran Church, passed away on May 7, 2018 at his home. Jim was born to Italian immigrant

Cynthia Grace Kennedy (Thompson)

May 2, 2018

Cynthia Grace Kennedy May 8, 1926 ~ May 2, 2018 Cynthia Grace Kennedy, age 91, of Montrose, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2018 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose. Cynthia was born May 8, 1926 to Jesse Richard and Estella Jane (Haney) Thompson.

Donna Leah Brown (Lukas)

April 24, 2018

Donna Leah Brown February 20, 1932 ~ April 24, 2018 Donna Leah Lukas Brown was born February 20, 1932 to Stein and Gladys (Baker) Lukas in Pauline, Nebraska. Donna spent her childhood in Pauline and graduated at Blue Hill High School in Blue Hil


Neil Ward Black

April 25, 2018

Neil Ward Black June 15, 1924 ~ April 25, 2018 Neil Ward Black, age 93, passed away peacefully in the comforts of his home on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. Neil was born on June 15, 1924 in Wolcott, Colorado. Neil worked as a rancher, miner, an

Geneva Lucille Wells (Sullivan)

April 25, 2018

Geneva Lucille Sullivan Wells August 6, 1914 ~ April 25, 2018 Geneva Lucille Sullivan Wells, died at Montrose Memorial Hospital on April 25, 2018. She was 103. Born, August 6, 1914, at Simpson, Illinois, to Lydia Mary and William Franklin Sulliv

Lisa Ann Abbott (Portish)

April 13, 2018

Lisa Ann Abbott (60), of Montrose, died Friday, April 13, 2018 at Hopewest Hospice Center in Grand Junction, Colorado. Lisa, who was loved by many, had the opportunity to live in several beautiful places throughout the United States, but the Western

Lillian M Tafoya (Medina)

April 17, 2018

Lillian M. Tafoya Sept. 14, 1933 ~April 17, 2018 Lillian M. Tafoya, age 84, passed away April 17, 2018 in Montrose, Co. Lillian was born September 14, 1933 to Vicente and Cecilia (Avila) Medina in Monte Vista, CO. She was the oldest of 13 chil

Lois May Hutt (McCool)

April 20, 2018

Lois Hutt February 3, 1930 – April 20, 2018 Lois May McCool was born in Denver to Russel and Edith McCool. She passed away at home with family at her side. While growing up her family lived in a number of Colorado towns. At age 18 Lois m

William Bud Higgins

April 19, 2018

William Bud Higgins March 14, 1969 ~ April 19, 2018 William “Bud” Higgins, of Montrose, CO has passed away peacefully in his home on April 19, 2018, at the age of 49. Bud took pride in being a loving son, brother, uncle and friend. He is survi


Guy Brooner

April 17, 2018

Tues at 0902 Command Sergeant Major Guy Brooner US Army retired, passed in his sleep at Paonia Nursing and rehab center after a lifelong battle with agent orange. Guy was born on Oct. 6, 1931 to Gerhard H. and Neola L. Brooner in Cimarron Kansas. At

James E Flowers

April 10, 2018

JAMES E. (JIM) FLOWERS Jim Flowers passed away Tuesday, April 10, after a lengthy illness. Jim was born April 13, 1939, in Montrose, Co. To Wayne E. And Nellie (Humphrey) Flowers. He attended school at the Kinikin School for first grade, and th

Ruth Evelyn (McPherson) Downing (Magee)

February 16, 2018

Ruth Evelyn Magee (McPherson) Downing 86, of San Pedro, CA passed away on February 16, 2018 in Torrance, CA after a long struggle with COPD. Ruth was born in Canon City, CO and grew up on the Western Slope and graduated from Telluride High School,

Gail Marie Hampton (Ramer)

April 14, 2018

Gail Marie Hampton August 19, 1942 ~ April 14, 2018 Gail Marie Hampton, age 75, passed away in her sleep on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at The Homestead of Montrose. Gail was born on August 19, 1942, to Kenneth and Laura (Smith) Ramer in Ridgeway,

Molly M Vigil (Quintana)

April 15, 2018

Molly M. Vigil October 4, 1929 ~ April 15, 2018 Molly Mary Vigil, age 88, passed away surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at the Hope West Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction, CO. Molly was born October 4, 1929 to Theo

Erin Fawn Campas (Stenberg)

April 13, 2018

Erin Fawn Stenberg-Campas February 14, 1977 - April 13, 2018 Erin Fawn Stenberg-Campas, age 41, of Montrose, Colorado passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 at her home. Erin was born February 14, 1977 to Barbra Ann Bruce and Walter John Stenberg J

Howard Kinney

April 4, 2018

Howard “Aaron” Kinney of Olathe, Colorado passed away at his residence on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Aaron was born on December 21, 1936 to Juston and Bernice Kinney in Ridgway, Colorado, where he spent his early years and attended high school.

Gracie S Silvers

April 11, 2018

Our beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great, and Great Great Grandmother, GRACIE S SILVERS, passed away at the Horizon Care Center on April 11th, 2018 at the age of 98. She was born in Bellevue, Washington on March 3l, 1920. She married Arthur Silvers

Virginia Barbara Jean Cordova

April 3, 2018

Virginia Barbara Jean Cordova December 17, 1948 ~ April 3, 2018 Virginia Barbara Jean Cordova, age 69, of Montrose passed away April 3, 2018 at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Virginia was born December 17, 194

William Bradley Wagner

March 20, 2018

William Bradley Wagner (Brad) died March 20 in Colorado surrounded by close friends who sat with him and played his favorite music by the Beatles. Brad was born in Memphis, TN December 30, 1949, spent his childhood in Bryan, TX and moved with his

Frankie Diane Squirrell (Edwards)

February 13, 2018

Frankie Diane Squirrell February 14, 1936- February 13, 2018 Frankie Diane Squirrell, of Grand Junction, CO passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 nearly reaching her 82nd birthday. Frankie was born in Montrose, CO on February 14,

Ruth Marie Frigetto (Dicamillo)

March 25, 2018

Ruth Marie (Dicamillo) Frigetto December 22, 1930 ~ March 25, 2018 Ruth Marie (Dicamillo) Frigetto passed away of natural causes on Sunday March 25th, 2018 surrounded by family at Valley Manor in Montrose, Colorado at the age of 87. Ruth was born

Levi Paul Heinold

February 25, 2018

Levi Paul Heinold, 59, of Ridgway, Colorado, died Sunday, February 25, 2018. Levi spent the afternoon hiking his favorite trails, viewing the San Juan Mountains, and peacefully died while sitting in one of his favorite places. He was born Ap


Ellis R. Cook, Jr.

March 24, 2018

Long-time Moab resident Ellis R. Cook, Jr. passed away March 24 in the Homestead at Montrose, Colorado. His 100th birthday was celebrated March 7 with a lovely reception in the Homestead. He was born in Duluth, Minnesota in 1918 to E. R. and Marjori

Fern Louise Colebank (Stewart)

February 13, 2018

Fern Louise Colebank passed away in Montrose Colorado on February 13, 2018 after a short battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Fern was born to Raymond & Lena Stewart on March 31, 1933 in Williston, ND. She was the oldest of three children. She grad

John Howard Sanders

March 13, 2018

John Howard Sanders July 2, 1959 – March 13, 2018 John Howard Sanders was born in Uravan, Colorado on July 2, 1959 to David and Eleanor Sanders. The family moved from Uravan to Arvada, Colorado in 1972 where John attended the Margaret Walters

Eugene Loyd Wissel

March 17, 2018

Eugene Loyd Wissel June 16, 1929 ~ March 17, 2018 Gene passed away March 17, 2018 in Montrose, Colorado surrounded by family and friends. He was born just before the stock market crash of 1929 on June 16th in Culbertson, Hayes Center, Nebraska.

Jay Bernerd Humphrey

March 19, 2018

Jay Bernerd Humphrey Jay Bernerd Humphrey passed away peacefully at home on March 19, 2018. Jay B was born in Rexford, Kansas, on September 8, 1932, to Joe Bailey and Anna Fern (Riley) Humphrey. The Humphreys’ moved to Montrose from Rexford in


Thomas Paul Oliver

March 16, 2018

Thomas Paul Oliver, 69, of Montrose, CO passed away suddenly of a heart attack on Friday, March 16, 2018. Tom was born on August 14, 1948 to Edward J. and Beatrice Mundy Oliver in Somerville, NJ. He grew up in Bridgewater, NJ and graduated from Brid