Joseph Daniel (J.D.) Herman

May 5, 2019

Joseph Daniel (J.D.) Herman passed away May 5, 2019 at the San Juan Living Center at the age of 91. J.D. Herman was born in Montrose on September 6, 1927 to Judge Earl J. Herman and Lorene Mable (King) Herman. His family lived at Sams, Colorado on...
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Mary Louise Herrera

May 8, 2019

Mary “Lou” Herrera Mary Louise Herrera passed away peacefully on May 8th, 2019 surrounded by her family. Mary grew up in Delta CO where she met and married the love of her life Joe Herrera. Mary dedicated her life to her family and her w...


Louis Marvin Kibel

April 27, 2019

Louis Marvin Kibel February 13, 1931 – April 27, 2019   Louis Marvin Kibel, passed away April 27, 2019 age 88 at Palisade Senior Living with his family by his side. Louis was born February 13, 1931 in Kirk, Colorado to Charles Andrew ...


Jack Wesley Childs

April 30, 2019

Jack Wesley Childs was born in St. Louis, MO on 11/3/1936. And passed away by suicide on 04/30/2019 at Dallas Divide Mile Marker 13.  He was the son of Earl G. Childs. Sr and Frances Childs.   Jack was a Home Inspector and a resident of Montrose a...


Robert L. Plute

May 5, 2019

Robert (Bob) L. Plute, 86, passed away at his home in Paonia, on Sunday May 5, 2019. Graveside services will be held on Friday May 10 at 1 pm at Valley Lawn Cemetery in Montrose. Bob was born September 11, 1932 in Somerset, Colorado to Antone a...

David Williams

May 2, 2019

David L Williams Oct. 13, 1953 – May 2, 2019   Long time Paradox resident David Williams died at his home on Thursday May 2, 2019. He was 65 years old. A Memorial service to honor and celebrate his life will be held 11:00 AM on Wed...

Wilma Louise Rediger (Rendell)

April 10, 2019

April 10, 2019, Wilma Louise Rediger passed away peacefully at home, her son and daughter-in-law by her side.  Wilma was born December 14, 1933 in Colton, California to George Rendell and Emma Mabel Rendell (Ferguson). Wilma and her only sibling, Do...

Gerald Michael Nix

April 7, 2019

Gerald Michael Nix Jerry was born in Norwood, CO on January 19, 1954, to Robert Nix and Neva Dell Penasa, and passed away on April 7, 2019. Jerry spent his early years in Silverton, Telluride, and the Nucla area.  He graduated from Silverton in 1...


Norman Lee Dagley

April 21, 2019

Norman Lee Dagley, 85, of Montrose, Colorado passed away at his home on April 21, 2019. He was a resident of Colorado for over 60 years. Norman was born on October 30, 1933 in Hagerstown, MD. to Ira and Lillian Dagley, Norman was preceded in death...

Beulah M. Scott (Martinez)

April 19, 2019

Beulah M. Scott, 86, of Ouray, Colorado passed away at her home on April 19, 2019. She was a lifetime resident of Colorado. Beulah was born on March 2, 1933 in Old San Acacio, Colorado to Jose and Natividad Martinez. Beulah was proceeded in death by ...

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Calvin Riley Halterman

April 15, 2019

Calvin Riley Halterman April 1, 1925-April 15, 2019   Calvin Riley Halterman, age 94, went to be with his Lord on April 15, 2019, while in his home with loved ones around him. He was born on April 1, 1925 to Elijah and Myrtle (Long) ...


Dixie Rinehart

April 10, 2019

Spacesuit glove inventor dies at 80   Dixie Rinehart, one of eight people named on the patent for the Apollo spacesuit, departs body for his own heavenly travels Inspired by symbolism, the complexity of God’s designs and the beauty in...


Juan Virgel Maestas

April 12, 2019

Juan Virgel Maestas, of Delta, Colorado was born in Alamosa Colorado on July 4th, 1948 to the parents of Procopio Maestas and Henrietta Cardenas Maestas and left in Death to Eternal Life on April 12th, 2019. Juan was 70 years old and was diagnosed wi...
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Gerald Louis Teansky

April 12, 2019

Gerald (Jerry) Louis Teansky   Jerry was born June 9, 1939 and passed away at home on April 12, 2019, with loved ones around him. He was born In Crawford, Nebraska and moved to Hemingford, Nebraska where he grew up until graduating. ...

Rocky Samuel Fister

April 9, 2019

In Loving Memory On Tuesday April 9th, 2019, Rocky Samuel Fister, loving husband and father of four, passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the age of 67. Rocky was born on October 26, 1951 in Montrose, CO to William and Rosa Fis...
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Constant "Con" Miland Roberts

April 8, 2019

Constant (Con) Miland Roberts passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the age of 90 on April 8, 2019, at his home on the one-hundred-year-old farm in Montrose. Con lived here with his wife Alice Lucille Gant Roberts. Con and Alice new m...

Bertha Belle Keylon (Chavez)

April 5, 2019

Bertha B. Keylon, Age 74, passed away on April 5, 2019 at her residence in Grand Junction. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Crippin Funeral Home, 802 E. Main Street, Montrose, CO Concluding service and i...


James "Marvin" Harding

March 26, 2019

James “Marvin” Harding completed his journey here with us on Tuesday, March 26th just five days short of his 84th birthday. His great sense of humor will be deeply missed, but we will be left with an abundance of special memories.  If you were l...

Winston R. Chaffin

April 2, 2019

Winston R. Chaffin January 16, 1942 – April 2, 2019   Winston R. Chaffin, age 77, passed away at his residence in Montrose, Colorado 0n April 2, 2019. Winston was born January 16, 1942 in Kansas, to David and Vera  Chaffin. Winston m...

Marian Kuhn (Gillet)

March 31, 2019

Marian Carpenter Gillet Kuhn "Terry" 4/26/1927 to 3/31/2019 Terry passed away peacefully Sunday night surrounded by her family. She was born in Evanston, IL to James Monroe Gillet and Alda Catherine Carpenter Gillet. She grew up in Evanston ...
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Kathryn Thompson (Laws)

February 4, 2019

Kathy Thompson 7-3-1937 to 2-4-2019   Kathryn, “Kathy” Laws Thompson was born on July 3, 1937 to Emily and Curtis Laws.  She was born and raised in Burbank, California and was a proud Burbank “Bulldog” in high school.  Kathy atte...
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Mark A Smiles

March 19, 2019

Mark A. Smiles Mark Smiles, of Montrose passed away March 19, 2019. Mark was loved dearly by his family, friends and community. There was never a person he met that wasn’t instantly his friend. He loved the outdoors. Whether he was fishing, camp...

Jesse James Austin

March 20, 2019

Jessie James Austin Jessie James Austin was born in Rural Montrose County, Colorado, on October 3, 1955, to Lawrence Jess Austin and DeVelVa May Patterson. Jessie had three children, Sarah Lynn Austin (Salt Lake City, Utah), Raymond Earl Austin (M...
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Ellen A Smith (Tagader)

March 10, 2019

ELLEN A. SMITH April 24, 1953 – March 10, 2019   Ellen Smith passed away at Montrose Memorial Hospital on March 10, 2019.  She was 65.  Ellen was born in Worland, Wyoming to Jim and Pat (Medinus) Tagader.  The family briefly moved ...


Paul Raymond Miller

January 23, 2019

Paul Raymond Miller died in the evening hours of January 23, 2019 at the Brookdale Sunrise Creek assisted living facility at the age of 93.  Paul and his wife Eileen moved to Montrose in the early 90s and built a home in Wildwood. When Eileen passed...

Doris L Manganello Svaldi (Sorden)

February 28, 2019

Doris Louise Sorden Manganello Svaldi July 6, 1930 - February 28, 2019   Doris Louise Sorden Manganello Svaldi age 88 of Montrose, passed away February 28, 2019 at the Colorow Care Center in Olathe, CO. Doris was born 1 of 11 children J...

Bonnie Lou Murphy (Markham)

February 23, 2019

Bonnie Lou Markham Murphy September, 1925 to February, 2019 Bonnie Murphy went home to be with her Lord and Savior peacefully with her loving family at her side at her home in Montrose Saturday, February 23rd. Bonnie was born in Buffalo, Kan...

Theodore Benito Bercillio

February 22, 2019

Theodore Benito Bercillio was born October 13, 1939 to Martin Bercillio and Angie Duran in Monte Vista Co. Ben enjoyed working on cars, painting, and dancing. He loved to cook for others and his specialty was homemade chips, salsa, tortillas and s...