Desarae LeeAnn Jones

December 24, 2016

  Desarae LeeAnn Jones (our flower in a patch of weeds), age 32, of Montrose, CO passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 24, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital surrounded by those that loved her dearly; after a long-fought, courageou

Joseph John Pante'

December 26, 2016

  Joseph John Pante' July 31, 1929 ~ December 26, 2016   Joseph John Pante’, 87, of Montrose CO, formally of Warren NJ, passed away on December 26,2016 in Montrose CO.  Joseph was born in Newark N.J. to Bartholemew Pante

Jamie Carpenter (Crossfield)

December 2, 2016

  “A Life Well Lived” Jamie Crossfield Carpenter May 20, 1912 ~ December 2, 2016 Jamie Crossfield Carpenter, age 104, of Montrose, Colorado went to her heavenly home on December 2nd, 2016 after “A Life Well Lived”.  Jamie was bo

Clara Cesley Ila (Kaiwa)

December 7, 2016

  Clara Cesley (Kaiwa) Ila October 1, 1945 ~ December 7, 2016 Clara Cesley (Kaiwa) Ila, age 71, of Montrose, passed away, December 7, 2016 at her  home, with her loved ones present.  Clara was born October 1, 1945 to Kenneth and N

Jay M Chadwick

December 4, 2016

  Jay M. Chadwick 1933~2016 On Sunday, December 4, 2016, Jay M. Chadwick went to stay with his heavenly father for eternity. He was our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and adored great- great grandfather to


George Albert Works, Jr.

December 4, 2016

  George Albert Works, Jr. May 13, 1918  ~  December 4, 2016 George Albert Works, Jr., age 98 and a resident of Montrose since 1990, died in his home on Sunday, December 4, 2016.  George was born May 13, 1918 at Vernon, Texas and

June Marie Chandler (Ross)

December 1, 2016

  June Marie (Ross) Chandler June 9, 1940 ~ December 1, 2016 June Marie Chandler. Age 76, of Montrose, Colorado, passed away December 1, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado. June was born June 9, 1940 to And

Elmer De Herrera

November 29, 2016

Elmer Donald De Herrera November 9, 1941 ~ November 29, 2016 Elmer De Herrera, 75, of Grand Junction, Colorado passed away peacefully at Hope West Hospice Care Center, in Grand Junction on November 29, 2016. Elmer was born Nov. 9, 1941 in Co

Guillaume "Frenchie" Deguerre

November 26, 2016

  Guillaume “Frenchie” Daguerre January 24, 1935 ~ November 26, 2016   "Frenchie" was an incredible man. His given name was Guillaume Daguerre, Son of Pierre Daguerre and Terese Eyhèrabide; born in Saint-Martin D’Arbe

Helen May Aust (Knapp)

September 11, 2016

  Helen May Aust March 3, 1922 ~ September 11, 2016 Helen May Aust passed away on September 11, 2016 at her home in Montrose, Colorado.  She was born March 3, 1922 in Chinook, Montana to Margaret Ramberg Knapp and William Burton Kn

Claudia V Carpenter (Smith)

November 27, 2016

Claudia V. Carpenter July, 1925 ~ November, 2016   Claudia (Metroz) Carpenter, 91, passed away on November 27. Born Claudia Smith in Arkansas in 1925, she moved to Gunnison County as a child where she lived in Pitkin with her parents and si

Eleanor Ann Sanders (Thornberry)

November 22, 2016

Eleanor Ann Thornberry Sanders October 21, 1929 – November 22, 2016 Eleanor Ann Thornberry was born into the loving household of Marshall and Lola Williams Thornberry in Hotchkiss, Colorado on October 21, 1929.  Being the seventh child of th

Donna Jean Rapp (Van Mark)

November 13, 2016

Donna Jean Rapp June 20, 1929 – November 13, 2016 Donna was born on June 20, 1929 in Sidney, Nebraska to Emil and Eva Van Mark. She grew up in Nebraska, Wyoming and northern Colorado as a rancher’s daughter. She shared stories that as a you


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William (Bill) Eugene Ewen

October 22, 2016

  William (Bill) Eugene Ewen was born to William and Dorothy Ewen on November 26, 1932 in Michael, Illinois, a small village in Calhoun County on the Illinois River.  He passed away on October 22, 2016 at home in his favorite recliner.


Willis Sanburg

October 28, 2016

  Willis "Bill" Sanburg was born at home at Riverside, south of Montrose, August 27, 1936 to Carroll Sanburg and Ruby Lee (Kegans) Sanburg.  He passed away October 28, 2016 at home after a brief illness.  Bill, a 4th generation resident

Stuart Slattery

September 18, 2016

Stuart Slattery July 14, 1953 ~ September 18, 2016   Stuart Slattery, 63 of Montrose passed away, due to a motorcycle accident on September 18, 2016. Stuart was born July 14, 1953 to James and Alma Slattery in California. Stuart is surv

Florene T. Clayton (Trapp)

October 26, 2016

  Florene T. Clayton, age 89, of Olathe, Colorado, died October 26, 2016 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe.  Florene was born January 16, 1927 to John Roy and Rosa Estelle (Brummett) Trapp in Bellview, New Mexico.  She spent her childh


Floyd Gene Kelsay

October 14, 2016

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Patricia "Pat" LaVonne Mac Tiernan (Hansen)

October 25, 2016

  Pat MacTiernan May 23, 1928 ~ October 25, 2016   Patricia LaVonne MacTiernan, age 88, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, in the comforts of her home, with her loving family at her side. Pat was born May 23, 1928 in

Virginia L Leonard (Schnelle)

October 14, 2016

  Virginia L. Leonard December 13, 1938 ~ October 14, 2016 Virginia L. Leonard, age 77, of Montrose, Colorado passed away October 14, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Virginia was born December 13, 1938 to Lloyd and Mary (Grine

Billie Don Love (Shinn)

October 13, 2016

  Billie Don Love February 26, 1932 ~ October 13, 2016   Billie Don Love, age 84, of Montrose, Colorado died October 13, 2016 at Heidi’s Chalet in Montrose where she has resided for a few years.  Billie was born February

Bradley Allen Culver

October 8, 2016

  Bradley Allen Culver April 25, 1967 ~ October 8, 2016 Bradley Allen Culver, born April 25, 1967 peacefully passed away on October 8, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital with his family by his side.  Bradley was born with Spina Bif

Peggy Anna Cox (Bielz)

October 9, 2016

  PEGGY ANNA COX November 4, 1929 ~ October 9, 2016   Peggy Anna Cox, 86, of Ouray died after a lengthy illness Oct. 9, 2016 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose, Colo., where she had been a resident for the past three ye


Louie J DiCamillo

October 6, 2016

  Louie DiCamillo A life lived to the fullest is a tribute to God himself and thanks for his bountiful blessings.  Louie J. DiCamillo did just that almost every day in his 83 years of life. Born on June 22, 1933, in Montrose, Colorado

Sonny Glen Jones

October 9, 2016

  Sonny Glen Jones April 4, 1959 ~ October 9, 2016   Sonny Glen Jones, age 57, passed away on October 9, 2016 in the comforts of his home, with his family at his side. Sonny was born on April 4, 1959 in Montrose, Colorado to

Elizabeth "Beth" Etta Kauffman (Randall)

October 2, 2016

  Elizabeth “Beth” Etta  Kauffman July 17, 1917 ~ October 2, 2016   Beth Etta Kauffman, age 99, formerly of Norwood, Colorado, and a resident of Grand Junction, Colorado, died Sunday, October 2, 2016 at The HopeWest Hos

Enid Butler (Peacock)

October 4, 2016

  Enid Butler, 85, a long-time Montrose resident passed away on Tuesday evening, October 4, 2016, following a long illness. Enid was born in Grand Junction, Colorado, on December 11, 1930, to Henry Melvin Peacock and Clea Eliza Pehrson