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Elsie Faye Hopping (Abrahamson)

October 11, 2021

Montrose resident Elsie Faye (Abrahamson) Hopping passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021, with her daughter Barbara and granddaughter Staci by her side. Elsie was born on October 16, 1938, in Montrose, Colorado to Rudolph (Bud) and Alma (Andrews)...
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Matthew (Matt) George Miketa

October 2, 2021

Matthew (Matt) George Miketa, beloved husband, father, brother, grandpa, nephew, uncle cousin and friend passed away peacefully Oct.2, 2021 after a brief illness. Matt was born Aug 15, 1956 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was preceded in death by his fath...
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Judy Lynn Willson (Hopping)

October 6, 2021

Montrose resident Judy Lynn Willson passed away on Wednesday October 6, 2021, with her family by her side. She was 61 years old. Judy was born on November 19, 1959, at Montrose, Colorado to Donald and Elsie (Abrahamson) Hopping. She spent her chil...


Harold Earl Wolfe

September 26, 2021

Harold Earl Wolfe June 12, 1926- September 26, 2021 Harold E Wolfe, age 95, passed away on Sunday September 26 with family around him.  Harold was born in Parma, MO. to Pearl and Ethan Wolfe.  He grew up in Ft. Wayne, IN.  He followed in his...
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Tracy J Powell

October 13, 2021

Tracy J. Powell, 61, passed away on Sept. 13, 2021. Tracy was born July 23, 1960, to Juel F. Powell and Dorothy Jones Powell in Ogden, Utah. He grew up in Utah, Redding California; Palisade, Idaho; Alcova, Wyoming, and Montrose, Colorado. Tracy mo...

Randy Bob (Krandall) Lucero

October 3, 2021

Randy Bob “Krandall” Lucero, age 58, of Olathe, Colorado, passed away on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 8th, 2021, at the Olathe First Assembly of God Church, in Olathe Colorado. Concludi...


Lynn James (JIm) Walters

September 12, 2021

In loving memory of Lynn James “Jim” Walters. Jim, as he was fondly called by close friends, passed away on September 12, 2021, at Montrose Memorial in Hospital. He had been diagnosed six weeks before with heart failure, to which he succumb...

Betty Jean Kiker (Martin)

September 21, 2021

Betty Jean Kiker November 21, 1948 - September 21, 2021 Betty Jean Kiker was born in Montrose Co November 21, 1948 to Chartes and Mary E Martin. She peacefully passed away September 21, 2021 at St Mary's Hospital at the age of 72. She travelled...

Maximus Paul Schuetz

June 14, 2021

In Loving Memory of Maximus Paul Schuetz February 11th, 2004 - June 14th, 2021   Maximus passed at the age of 17, peacefully at home, Montrose, CO, from Treatment-Induced Glioblastoma after battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia since the...

Coraleen L Burris (Cummings)

September 15, 2021

Coraleen L. Burris née Cummings, 84 of Montrose, CO passed away peacefully in her home, Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Coraleen was born January 12, 1937, in Cortez, CO.  She moved to California with her parents as a young girl and later met and...
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John Mark Strole

September 17, 2021

John Mark Strole was born March 31, 1952 in Newton IL. to John and Lela Strole. Mark, which is what we called him by, grew up in Newton, IL. and graduated from Newton High School in 1970. In 1971, while Mark was visiting Colorado, he met his futur...

H. Allen Miller

H. Allen Miller was a wonderful husband, father of 13, grandfather of 27, and great grandfather of 10. The impact of his life will not only effect the present generation, but the many to come. Allen was a minister, counselor, and teacher. Inspi...

William (Bill) Trueblood Duckworth

September 9, 2021

William (Bill) Trueblood Duckworth:   “Bill is Love”, said his friend of 50 years. That is how we remember the man, William (Bill) Trueblood Duckworth, as he left his human form and passed on September 9, 2021, in Paonia, Colorado. Lov...

Joseph DelTonto

August 29, 2021

Joseph DelTonto January 20, 1936 – August 29, 2021 Montrose lifetime resident, Joseph DelTonto, age 85 passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, early Sunday morning, August 29, 2021 Joseph was born at home January 20,1936 to Pete a...

Skyler David Ketcham

September 8, 2021

Skyler David Ketcham passed away on September 8th, 2021. Born September 5th, 2000, to Jennifer Borders at Montrose Memorial Hospital. He was raised by his wonderful grandparents David and Kay Ketcham whom he called mom and pops. He graduate...
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Richard (Dick) Dean Turner

September 10, 2021

RICHARD DEAN TURNER Richard Dean “Dick” Turner, 82, passed away at his home on Friday, September 10th, surrounded by his family. The owner of Turner Automotive for 47 years, Dick, as he was known to his many friends, was born on July 17, 19...

Toby Benito Vialpando

September 8, 2021

Toby Benito Vialpando, Jr., age 76, passed away unexpectedly in his home in Delta, Colorado, on September 8, 2021. Toby, the son of Joe and Sadie Vialpando, was born on October 19, 1945, in Pueblo, Colorado. He is survived by his wife Linda; his moth...
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Dorene Cecelia Martin (Martinez)

September 1, 2021

Dorene Cecelia Martin February 22, 1948 – September 1, 2021   Dorene left us to be with our Lord Jesus from her home in Olathe, Colorado on September 1, 2021 after a long battle with lung disease. Dorene was born to Manuel and Flor...
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Bobby R. Johnson, Sr.

June 28, 2021

Bobby R. Johnson, Sr.    January 5, 1940 – June 28, 2021 Bob may not have changed the world, but he impacted lives.  After returning to his hometown some months before, Bob slipped his earthly bonds, the age of 81 with Paty, his wife of 3...


David Walter Griffith

August 22, 2021

David Walter Griffith August 13, 1938 – August 22, 2021 Dave Griffith of Dry Creek Basin, Colorado passed away peacefully in his home after a 3 month battle with cancer. Dave was born to Guy and Dora Griffith in Telluride Colorado. A coupl...

Ruthellen Gordon (Green)

July 30, 2021

Ruthellen Gordon Heaven has welcomed a special angel. Ruthellen Gordon passed away peacefully in her home, July 30th, 2021, surrounded by her loving family and her caregiver Liz. Ruthellen was born to Frank & Della Green Feb. 14th, 1925, in Gr...

Dona Kay Smidt (Hegelheimer)

August 23, 2021

On Monday August 23, 2021 Dona Smidt, loving wife and mother of 4 children passed away at the age of 85. Dona Kay (Hegelheimer) Smidt grew up in Montrose and graduated from Montrose High school. After high school she attended Barnes Business College ...


James Evan Petersen

July 27, 2021

James Evan Petersen died Tuesday, July 27, 2021 in Montrose, CO surrounded by his family. Jim was born October 26, 1928 to Evan and Pearl Wright Petersen in Las Animas, CO. After graduating from Bent County High School in 1946, he joined the Navy ...

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Harold Wacker

August 19, 2021

Harold Wacker, Beloved husband, brother, father, and grandfather left this life to be with his Savior August, 19th 2021. Harold died of natural causes at the young age of 90. Harold is survived by his wife Kathleen, his brother Delbert, his oldest...


Gary Wenande

August 5, 2021

Gary was born on February 24, 1939, in Mitchell, South Dakota to John P. and Ann Wenande.  He graduated from the University of South Dakota and proudly served in the United States Army and the Minnesota National Guard.  He had a successful career a...
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Jane (Janey) Adelyn Smith (Cernota)

August 17, 2021

  Jane (Janey) Adelyn Smith from Montrose, CO was the firstborn child of Elsie and Henry Cernota; she passed away August 17 just three days shy of her 60th wedding anniversary.   Janey was born in Oak Park Illinois and is of 100% Czech desc...

Norma Jean Henson

August 13, 2021

  Norma Jean Henson 6/27/1930 - 8/13/2021 Norma Henson, 91, passed away peacefully from natural causes Aug. 13, 2021.  A long time Montrose resident, Norma was active in the Oddfellows & Rebekah lodge, Rosemont Baptist and First Bapti...
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Dorothy Jeanne Sumner (Hawley)

July 17, 2021

DOROTHY J. SUMNER Dorothy Jeanne Sumner was born to Oliver and Bertha Hawley on November 8, 1925 in Oakland, California.  She married William Bruce Sumner on June 8, 1945, in First Church of the Nazarene in Denver, Colorado.  She went to be with...