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Ferris Elwood (Rocky) River

October 27, 2020

Ferris Elwood “Rocky” River May 14, 1941 - Oct. 27, 2020 Ouray native son and diehard baseball fan Ferris Elwood “Rocky” River rounded the bases and closed out the final inning of his life in Ventura County, Calif. on Oct. 27, 2020 – ...
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Barbara Jane McFadden (Gamblin)

October 25, 2020

  Barbara Jane Gamblin McFadden Barbara was welcomed into the world December 23, 1939 in Ludell, Kansas to Jess Oliver and Viola Kathryn Kruesch Gamblin. Her siblings Richard, Cordelia, Cletus, Norbert, Lyle and James took special care of ...


Donald Warren Hopping

Donald Warren Hopping was born on October 16,1932, to Webb and Josephine (Jackson) Hopping in Montrose, Colorado.  He went to school In the Montrose and Olathe areas, and graduated from Olathe High School in 1951. Donald was drafted into the Unit...

Robert Brahler

October 19, 2020

Robert Brahler age 79 of Montrose, Colorado passed away peacefully in his sleep, in his home surrounded by loving family members at 5:25 AM on October 19, 2020. Robert Brahler was born on October 13, 1941, at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, ...


John Marushack

October 14, 2020

John Marushack, of Whitewater, CO passed away Wednesday October 14, 2020 at the age of 87.   John was born November 9, 1932, to John and Anna (Balog) Marushack in Rock Springs, WY.  He earned his high school diploma from Rock Springs High School a...
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April Dawn Mason

October 16, 2020

April Dawn Mason April 29, 1972 – October 16, 2020 April was born in Montrose on April 29, 1972. She attended and graduated from Olathe School District. She spent her entire life in the Montrose Area. After a hard-fought battle with cancer sh...
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Dorothy (Dotti) Phyllis Follman (Holt)

October 6, 2020

  Dorothy “Dotti” Follman July 11, 1921 – October 6, 2020 Dorothy Phyllis “Dotti” Holt Follman, 99 years of age, passed away peacefully October 6, 2020 at The Homestead Assisted Living in Montrose, Colorado. Dotti was born ...

Phyllis L Berryman (McBride)

October 3, 2020

  Phyllis L. Berryman passed away peacefully at the Colorow Nursing Home on Saturday, October 3, 2020.  Phyllis was born in Montrose, Co to Ralph “Bud” and Maxine McBride and lived in the general area most of her life.  Her special plac...

Beverly J. Field (Barks)

October 7, 2020

Beverly J. (Barks) Field Beverly J. Field passed away peacefully at Valley Manor Care Center on Wednesday, October 7, 2020.  Beverly was born in Olathe, Colorado, to Robert “Bob” and Mary (Hamblin) Barks on June 29, 1942 at the family home in...

Geneva Shipp (Young)

September 23, 2020

Geneva Shipp, 84, passed away September 23, 2020, with her family by her side at her home in Montrose, CO. Geneva was born December 27, 1935, to Oscar and Ola Young, Lena Oklahoma. She grew up in Olathe, CO and married Don Shipp (Grand Junction) i...


Theodore Noel (Ted) Carder

September 28, 2020

Theodore Noel (Ted) Carder  September 27, 1924 - September 28, 2020   Long time Montrose resident Ted Carder passed away Monday, September 28 at Montrose Memorial Hospital at the age of 96.  Ted was a World War II veteran who served in the A...


Wilbur Earl Seevers

September 15, 2020

Wilbur Earl Seevers, age 70, of Cortez, CO died September 15, 2020 in Montrose, CO.  Wilbur was born June 15, 1950, to Sanford Neal and Frances Mabel (Smith) Seevers in Montrose, CO. He grew up in Sawpit, CO and graduated from Telluride High School...

Linda Paul

September 16, 2020

Linda Paul Aug. 18, 1952 – Sept. 16, 2020 It is with great sadness to announce that Linda Paul of Montrose has passed away on Wednesday September 16th, 2020 at 3:14 pm. Linda is preceded in death by her son Bud Higgins. She will be dearly...

Dexter Clyde Lewis

September 6, 2020

Dexter Clyde Lewis, of Olathe Colorado passed away peacefully at his home, in the early morning hours of September 6, 2020, with his wife at his side. Dexter was born in Olathe, Colorado to Clyde and Lorraine Lewis, and was the eldest of 6 childre...

Michael A Chavez

September 3, 2020

Michael A. Chavez was 68 when he passed away on September 3rd,2020 Son of Miguel and Chonie Chavez that has passed before him along with 3 out of the 10 siblings Johnny at Birth,Larry Chavez and Sister Anna Marie Chavez Crockett. Living Cynthia Chave...
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Eleanor Haley (Adair)

March 27, 2020

Eleanor Haley 1937-2020 Lovely Eleanor received her angel wings, early Friday 03/27/2020, surrounded by her son Sean and her loving daughter Jane. Eleanor was born May 7th 1937 to John and Catherine Adair in Chicago, Ill. She was the youngest of th...

Patricia Ann Gillidette (Skaryak)

August 19, 2020

Patti Gillidette   On the evening of Wednesday, August 19, 2020, Patricia Ann Skaryak Gillidette 78 (five days short of her 79th birthday) peacefully went home to be with her Lord after a prolonged battle with a variety of lung diseases an...

Dorothy Pauline Morton (Wilmer)

August 24, 2020

Dorothy Pauline Morton (Wilmer) 12-19-1931 – 8-24-2020   Dorothy Pauline Morton, 88, of Silverton Colorado, passed away on Monday, August 24th. Dorothy was born on December 19, 1931 in Montrose, Colorado, to Louie Wilmer & Lena...

Alta Mae Cooper (Garrison)

August 19, 2020

  Alta Mae (Garrison) Cooper, 92, passed away of natural causes on August 19, 2020. She was born January 6, 1928, to Mr. Ed J. and Pearl (DeVinny) Garrison of Montrose. Alta Mae attended grade school at Oak Grove Elementary and Maple Grove...

Craig Nicholas Keller

August 10, 2020

Craig Nicholas Keller 8/14/1977 - 8/10/2020 Craig Keller passed away in Fort Worth, Texas on August 10, 2020 at the age of 42. He was a second born son of Edward Dennis Keller and Barbara (Champion) Keller. Craig grew up on the Keller Sheep Ran...

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Vince Lawrence Kontny

August 9, 2020

Vincent Lawrence Kontny July 19, 1937 - Aug. 9, 2020 Vince Kontny passed away peacefully in his sleep August 9, 2020, at his home on the Centennial Ranch in Ouray County, Colorado, at age 83. Vince, or Larry as he was known until he joined t...

Floyd Wesley Heer

April 25, 2020

Floyd Wesley Heer July 21, 1942 – April 25, 2020   Floyd Wesley Heer was born the third child to Clyde and Lorraine (Dunn) Heer, in Telluride Colorado. He attended Montrose schools and Graduated from Montrose High School. He also atte...


Ronald E. Weiszbrod

April 28, 2020

Ronald E. Weiszbrod September 4, 1941-April 28, 2020 A much-loved man departed this earth on April 28, 2020 at Valley Manor Nursing Home. Ron had suffered from Alzheimer’s for the past six years. He leaves behind his wife of 54 years, Char, o...


Larry Dean Estes

January 22, 2020

Larry Dean Estes, born in Eckert, Colorado to Thomas and Gladys [Jarvis] Estes, was their third child — arriving August 1931, two years into the Great Depression in the United States. That was nine years after the birth of his brother, Marvin and e...
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Marlys E Mills

February 5, 1939

Marlys E. Mills peacefully passed on July 27, 2020. Marlys was born on February 5, 1939, to Elbert and Lillian (Sanders) Mills in Ada Minnesota.  She was the youngest of three children. She moved to Colorado in 1968 with her children and second h...
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David Reed McCluskey

June 30, 2020

  David Reed McCluskey November 27, 1940 - June 30, 2020   David McCluskey was born to Jack McCluskey & Marjorie Reed. He grew up in Cortez, CO. In 1964 he married Betty-Ann Aldrich from Montrose, CO, He is survived by hi...
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Robert A. Garduno

July 5, 2020

In loving memory, we mourn 74-year-old Montrose native Robert A. Garduno; who has passed in Denver Colorado on July 5, 2020, and born on May 25, 1946. Born unto Estanislado and Basilia Garduno. He has left behind a wonderful family of 3 sons (Robert,...


Steven Fredrick Longwell

July 17, 2020

Steven Fredrick Longwell Steven Longwell was born Dec. 27, 1949 in Ouray, CO to Betty and Fred Longwell. Steve Passed away on July 17, 2020. Steve is survived by two brothers, Ron (Dianne) Longwell and Tom (Karen) Longwell. Steve is also survived ...