Bernadine Rice

February 8, 2013

Bernardine Rice, age 91, formerly of Olathe, Co., passed away Friday morning, February 8, 2013 at Willow Creek Care Center in Delta.  Surviving family members include her sons Pum Rice of Mexico, Hugh Arthur Rice of Welch, OK, Virgil Leon Rice of Wi

Christine A. Skellett

February 11, 2013

Christine was born in Montrose but was a child of the world as she went to school in Germany, Japan, as well as the United States. Christine married in 1967 and had two beautiful daughters as a result of that marriage. In 1992 she married her “knig

John F. Charles, Jr.

February 5, 2013

John F. "J" Charles, Jr. a longtime resident of Ouray Colorado, passed away on Feb. 5th, 2013 in Phoenix, AZ at the age of 77. He grew up in Ouray, CO and worked at many of the mines in the area. He worked for Ouray County as a heavy equipment operat

Dick L. Walker

February 2, 2013

Dick Lewis Walker, age 89, of Montrose, Co., died February 2, 2013.  He was born on a farm near Syracuse, Indiana to Carl and Laura (Ford) Walker on May 19, 1923.  His twin brother died at birth.  Later two brothers arrived to complete the family.

Terri L. Collins

February 2, 2013

Terri Lynn Collins, age 58, of Norwood, Colorado, took the Lord’s hand when He called on February 2, 2013 at her home.  Terri was born April 27, 1954 to James Larry and Dorothy Delores (Morrow) Gustafson in Denver, Colorado.  Dorothy married Geor

Beatrice B. Frisch

January 20, 2013

Beatrice B. Frisch, age 92, left this world on Jan. 20, 2013 at the Montrose Memorial Hospital, after a short stay in Colorow Care Center in Olathe. She was born On Nov. 29, 1920 to Phillip and Bella (Karlinsky) Kobrin in New York. Beatrice spent her

Josephine M. Mason

January 18, 2013

Josephine M. Mason, age 97, of Montrose, passed away Jan. 18, 2013 at the Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Josephine was born May 3, 1915 to George and Gladys (Street) Nickerson in Hiawatha, UT., a small coal mining town not to far from Price, UT.  Her

Dennis Hale

January 11, 2013

DENNIS (DENNY) HARRISON HALE passed away peacefully in his sleep early Friday morning, January 11, 2013.  Denny was the owner of Miss Fitz’ Tavern in Olathe, CO, and was known all over the country as a Master Musician. Born July 3, 1946 in Rich

Marie Penasa

January 11, 2013

Marie was born in Brigham City, Utah.  Moved to  Colorado when she was eight years old, and considered herself a native of Colorado. Marie and her siblings, Dave (Carol) Courtney, Neva (George) Taylor, and Dennis (Chris) Reece, were raised in the

Agnes M. Haston

January 8, 2013

Agnes M. Haston, age 88, went to be with her heavenly father on Jan. 8, 2013 at Horizon’s Care Center in Eckert, CO.  Agnes was born June 21, 1924 to Frank and Agnes (Gahn) Ball in Denver, CO.  She spent her childhood in Arvada, CO., and where sh

Rosalie M. Haines (Corey)

December 14, 2012

Rosalie May Corey Haines, born October 10, 1906 to parents Gilbert L. (Dick) and Lulu M. Corey in Olathe, Colorado, passed away on December 14, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas.  She had just recently celebrated her 106th birthday.  Rosalie was the oldes

Terrance K. Carr

January 2, 2013

Terrance Kent Carr passed away Jan. 2, 2013 at Montrose Memorial Hospital after a short illness.  Born in Telluride on July 30, 1934 to Ralph and Marguerite Carr, He came to Montrose in 1938 from Norwood .  Terry was a real native of Western Colora

E. Ray Coffey

December 30, 2012

E. Ray Coffey passed away peacefully after battling complications from Alzheimer’s Disease on Dec. 30, 2012.  He was 87.  Eugene Ray Coffey was born on Oct. 12, 1925 in Austin, Colorado to Mary E. (Neff) and Oscar K. Coffey.  He graduated from D

Joyce Patricia Harrison (Lyen)

September 22, 2016

  Joyce Patricia Harrison August 21, 1936 ~ September 22, 2016   Joyce Patricia Harrison, age 80 of Montrose, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016 at her home. Joyce was born August 21, 1936 in Delores, Colorado to Emers

Mary R Sanderford (Coleman)

February 16, 2019

Mary Sanderford Obituary Mary Ruth (Coleman) Sanderford passed away on February 16th at home.  Mary was born July 26, 1938 in Oklahoma City, OK to Bill and Sylva Coleman. She grew up in Tulsa with her two sisters, Robin Barrett and Becky Moore an

Michael Wayne Will

October 15, 2017

Michael “Mike” Wayne Will was born on April 10th, 1965, in Lamar, Colorado. He was a man of many passions, including drawing, calligraphy, playing guitar, hunting, fishing, and cheering on his friends and family as they embarked on life’s adven

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Andrew Fred Penasa, Sr.

September 25, 2017

Andrew Fred Penasa Sr. June 13, 1922 ~ September 25, 2017 Our beloved father, Andrew (Andy) Fred Penasa Sr. was born on June 13, 1922 in Ophir, Colorado to Italian immigrant parents, Serafino and Mary (Zanon) Penasa. While his father mined for gol

Jerry D. Munkirs

September 17, 0017

Jerry D. Munkirs October 22, 1935 ~ September 17, 2017 Jerry was born in Wichita, Kansas. As a young child, the family moved to Englewood, Colorado where he went to school, graduating from EHS in 1954. Jerry married in 1955, and later divorced.

JoAnn Spangler (Boren)

July 9, 2017

JoAnn (Boren) Spangler, age 77, of Nucla passed away at her home on Sunday July 9th, 2017. She was born on April 5, 1940 in Cortez, Colorado. Her parents, Earl and Bessie Boren raised JoAnn, her brother, Jimmy and sister, Alta in various parts of Col

Sally Ann David (Vickers)

June 26, 0017

Sally Ann Vickers David February 8, 1935 ~ June 26, 2017 Sally was born February 8, 1935, in Montrose, CO at the St. Luke’s Hospital. She passed away following a brief illness at Montrose Memorial Hospital on June 26, 2017. Her parents were Je

Janie Louise McFadden (Oliver)

June 25, 0017

Janie Louise Oliver McFadden May 30, 1934 ~ June 25, 2017 Jane (Janie) was born May 30, 1934. She entered her heavenly home June 25, 2017. Her parents were William Encil Oliver and Cloris Porter Oliver Fonner. She married Densel Paul McFadden on

Christopher L. Romaine

June 17, 0017

Christopher L. Romaine June 11, 1960 ~ June 17, 2017 Christopher L. Romaine, age 57, of Redvale, Colorado died June 17, 2017 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Chris was born June 11, 1960 in Binghamton, N.Y. to Charles and Marlea Ann

Dennis L Hurford

May 23, 2017

Dennis L. Hurford July 8, 1953 ~ May 23, 2017 Dennis L. Hurford, son of Albert and Martha Hurford was born on July 8, 1953 in Roswell, New Mexico. He passed away unexpectedly and entirely too soon on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Dennis graduated with h

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Donald S. Benny

December 18, 2016

Donald S. Benny VETERAN March 3, 1923 - May 18, 2017 Don Benny, age 94, passed away peacefully at home (Sunrise Creek) with his son, Jim at his side. Don was born to James E. Benny and Edith Totten Benny, March 3, 1923 in Hartford Ct. He spe

Thomas Vowell

January 23, 2013

Thomas E. 'Tom' Vowell of Montrose passed away Wednesday afternoon, January 23, 2013 at the Montrose Memorial Hospital at the age of 82. Tom was born on March 24, 1930 in Boyle, Mississippi to Dee Witt & Sarah Elizabeth (Gregg) Vowell. Tom spent

Deanna C. Rilling

January 22, 2013

Deanna "Gay" Clark Rilling, lifetime Colorado resident passed away at home in Ridgway, Colorado on January 22, 2013   Gay was born Aug. 20,1940 in Alamosa, CO. to Brownie and Stella Mai Clark. She married the love of her life Willi Rilling in 1959.

William H. Young

January 5, 2013

William Harrison Young, age 87 of Montrose, passed at the Homestead Assisted Living in Montrose on the afternoon of the 5th of January.  He had been a resident there for the last four months. He was born in Palestine, TX., and served as a signalm

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Ernest C. Mueller

January 7, 2013

Ernest Carl Mueller,age 91,of Montrose, Co., and former resident of Del Webb Sun City in Palm Desert, California, passed away peacefully on January 7, 2013 after a heroic battle with pulmonary fibrosis. Ernie was born in Bruhl, Germany. He and his pa