Elaine Katherine DeJulio

April 6, 2017

Elaine Katherine DeJulio of Montrose, CO passed away on Thursday April 6th 2017 at Montrose Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loved ones. Elaine was born in Grand Junction, CO to Hugo and Catherine Peterson on June 22nd 1936. She studied to be a

Loretta M Euwer

April 1, 2017

Loretta M. Euwer, of Montrose passed away on April 1, 2017 at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction, at the age of 91. Loretta was born January 30, 1926 to Edward and Marie (Talsky) Branda in Wilson, Kansas. She spent her childhood and received her e

Mary M Phillips

April 1, 2017

Mary Phillips passed away peacefully on April 1, 2017 after a short stay in Colorow Care Center’s Memory Care Unit. Mary was born on September 23, 1929 to James and Myrtle Reed, near Mount Wilson, close to Telluride. She was the youngest of thr


Bernabe Romero

March 23, 2017

Bernabe Herman Romero, age 75, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017 in the comforts of his home, with his wife at his side, in Montrose, Colorado. Bernie was born in Bernalillo, New Mexico on August 15, 1941 to Barney and Irene (Garcia) Romero


Merlyn (Smitty) Hale Smith

March 31, 2017

Merlyn Hale Smith was born July 12, 1932 to William Coleman Smith and Roetta Hale on the family farm in Grace, Idaho. He passed away March 31, 2017 in Montrose, Colorado. He attended high school in Grace and graduated with honors as valedictorian

Dennis Dey Sousek

March 27, 2017

Dennis Dey Sousek, born Sept. 29, 1933, went home to be with the Lord on Monday evening March 27, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. We know he is with the Lord, as he invited Jesus into his heart many years ago and Romans 10:9,10 promises, "T

Joan Lucille Abbott (Hecker)

March 27, 2017

Joan Lucille Abbott, 85, surrounded by her family went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 27, 2017 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado. Joan was born June 7, 1931 in Salt Lake City, Utah to her parents Nathan Henry Hecker

Brenda Kay Tollefson

March 23, 2017

Brenda Kay Tollefson  Born September 21, 1951, passed from this life into the presence of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on March 23, 2017. Brenda was raised by her mother and adoptive father, in Oklahoma. At the early age of 19 she met the g

Phyllis Jean Kysar (Eilebrecht)

March 17, 2017

Phyllis "Penny" Jean Eilebrecht Kysar, was born in Gunnison, CO on February 25th, 1948, to Phillip and Patricia (King) Eilebrecht. She grew up on the ranch and graduated from Gunnison High School in 1966. A year later she married Steve Christensen an

Tommy F. Archibeque

March 14, 2017

Tommy F. Archibeque, age 82, passed away on March 14, 2017 at Valley Manor Care Center. Tommy was born on February 20, 1935 in Dolores, Colorado to Alex and Bessie Archibeque. Tommy grew up in Dolores and graduated from Dolores High School before att

Mary Jane DeGuire (Schuster)

March 16, 2017

Mary was born in St. Louis, Missouri May 4, 1919 to Anton and Florence Willmann Schuster. She spent all of her childhood in Missouri with her brother, her only other sibling. He needed her on the “team” so she became a tomboy and a gifted athlete

Joanne Ergott (Roan)

March 21, 2017

Do you remember that one time? So many laughter filled stories were shared over a cup of coffee, or just in passing by a wonderful, kindhearted woman. A woman whose name was Joanne Ergott.  Joanne was born September, 17,1938 to James Jeremiah an


Roy "Gene" Eugene Hill

March 15, 2017

  Roy Eugene “Gene” Hill, 70, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 after a brief but valiantly fought battle with cancer. Gene was born in Pueblo, Colorado on February 14, 1947, a birthday he shared with his Father, Roy, both o

Duane Eugene Hollenbeck

March 16, 2017

A lifetime rancher and Gunnison native passed away Thursday March 16, 2017.  Gene was born on May 5, 1940 to Matt and Mildred Hollenbeck of Gunnison.  He was one of 8 children.  He spent his entire life in the Gunnison and Montrose areas.  Gene w


Herman F. Waugh

March 19, 2017

Herman F. Waugh was born April 4, 1931 to Clark and Mabel E. (Corbally) Waugh in Montrose, Co.  He spent his childhood and received his education in Montrose. At the age of 23, he enlisted in the United States Army for two years.  Herman was a w

Verna Gayle Alvarado (Faust)

February 25, 2017

Verna Gayle Alvarado, 66, passed away peacefully at her home February 25, 2017 in Montrose, Colorado. She was the sixth child of Ova and Hazel (Stonestreet) Faust. She was born August 30, 1950 in Needles, California. She attended Needles schools and

Jerry Lavern Moore

March 13, 2017

Jerry Lavern Moore, 88, of Grand Junction, CO, passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017 at his home in Grand Junction, following a brief illness. Jerry was born in Montrose, CO on November 18, 1928 to Roy and Carmen Moore. Jerry married Ruth Ma

Aniya Lynn Corona

March 10, 2017

Aniya Lynn Corona, age 8, passed away on March 10, 2017, surrounded by her loving family in the comfort of her own home. Alex, Chelsey, Evangelia, and Isabel Corona would like to invite Aniya’s friends, and people of the community to a celebration

Joe Mier

February 23, 2017

  Joe Mier March 10, 1930 ~ February 23, 2017   Born March 10, 1930 at Durango, Durango Mexico.  Son of Jose Mier and Vicenta Gonzales.  Came to the USA when he was 19 years of age. Worked in New Mexico and San Luis Valley

Evelyn L Schmidt (Flowers)

February 17, 2017

  Evelyn L. Schmidt April 15, 1928 ~ February 17, 2017   Lifetime Montrose resident, Evelyn Schmidt, passed away at Valley Manor on February 17, 2017. Evelyn was born in Montrose to Abner and Anna Flowers. Evelyn grew up in


Charles Vincent Hosner

February 23, 2017

  Charles Vincent Hosner was born July 11, 1926 and died February 23, 2017. His parents were James J and Etho M (Wilson) Hosner. He had one sister, Dorothy Clare (Hosner) Ertzbischoff, who died in 1977. Born in Ophir and spending his e

Myrnice Ann Rundberg (Fields)

February 20, 2017

  Myrnice Ann Rundberg April 30, 1953 ~ February 20, 2017   Myrnice Ann Rundberg, age 63, passed away peacefully at her home on February 20, 2017 in Olathe, Colorado. She was the second child of Frank and Lois (Thornburg) Fi

Lester Wilson

February 20, 2017

  Ray Wilson November 16, 1939- February 20, 2017 Lester "Ray" Wilson, age 77, passed away on Monday, February 20,2017 in the comforts of his home in Montrose, Colorado.   Ray was born November 16,1939 to Lester V. and Grace Lilli

Sally L Mitchell (Lamson)

February 13, 2017

  Sally L. Mitchell June 18, 1925 ~ February 13, 2017   Sally Mitchell, of Montrose Colorado, passed away early Monday morning February 13th, surrounded by her loving family.  Sally Lamson Mitchell, daughter of Dorothy Stev

Frank Lee Patterson

February 20, 2017

Frank Lee “Jake” Patterson April 2, 1958 ~ February 20, 2017   Frank "Jake" Lee Patterson, 58 of Montrose Co passed away surrounded by family after a lengthy battle with COPD. Jake was born in Montrose Co on 04/02/195

Merry Alice Hatcher (Chilcoat)

February 17, 2017

Merry Alice Hatcher December 25, 1939 – February 17, 2017 Merry was born in Cleburne, Texas to Marion and Wanda Chilcoat and she became the most wonderful Christmas present ever dreamed by her parents, her siblings, her husband of almost 59 yea


Robert A DeVeny

January 18, 2017

    Robert Allen DeVeny (Bob DeVeny) March 26, 1927 – January 18, 2017 Bob was born on the family homestead north of Ft. Laramie, Wyoming, to Charlie and Bonnie DeVeny.  His family later moved to Clifty, Arkansas where he atte

Reverend Fred (Stanley) Thompson

February 10, 2017

  Reverend (Stanley) Fred Thompson September 13, 1927 ~ February 10, 2017   Reverend (Stanley) Fred Thompson went to be with his Lord and Savior on February 10, 2017, with his wife, Dot, at his side. He was a generous, gi