Phyllis Van Riper

May 18, 2014

Phyllis Van Riper was born July 11, 1923 in Telluride, Colorado and passed away May 18, 2014 in her home in Montrose, Colorado.  She  was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Paul Van Riper, her parents Adolph and Pearl Williams, and two s

Patricia Morris (Prickett)

May 16, 2014

Patricia Morris, of Montrose passed away peacefully Friday, May 16, 2014 at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. Patricia was born on October 28, 1931 in Grand Junction, Co to Riley & Grace (Haney) Prickett, Patricia spent her childhood, and

Kenneth Emil Norenberg

June 8, 2014

Kenneth Emil Norenberg, age 76, of Montrose, Co., died June 8, 2014 at his home.  A celebration of Kenneth’s life will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at  11:00 A.M. at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel.  The Service will conclude at the Chapel. 

Cathy Ann Ledford

June 1, 2014

Cathy Ann Ledford earned her angel wings on June 1, 2014 after a heroic battle with cancer. She passed peacefully at her home with her family and loved ones surrounding her.  Born August 8, 1957 in Ouray, Co to Oliver Fellin Jr. and Ramona Wilson


John E. Rumbaugh

May 26, 2014

  John Edward Rumbaugh March 7, 1937 ~ May 26, 2014 John Edward Rumbaugh, age 77, of Montrose, passed away at home with his family by his side.  John was born March 7, 1937 to Fred and Gertrude (Reed) Rumbaugh at home on North Mesa

Hazel E. Spaven (Pierce)

May 16, 2014

Hazel Pierce Spaven   9/12/1915 - 5/16/2014 Hazel E. Pierce was born in her grandparents’ home in Troy, Pennsylvania to Mary E. Smith and Leslie Abner Pierce.  She and her brothers Kenneth and Glenn grew up in several small towns near El


Herbert Warner McGrath

May 14, 2014

  Herbert Warner McGrath             June 22, 1922 ~ May 14, 2014 Herbert Warner McGrath, age 91, of Montrose, passed away May 14, 2014 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado.  Herbert, the son of Herbert James and Edi

Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades

May 25, 2014

  Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades   April 3, 1924 – May 25, 2014   Dorotha M. (Hart-Erwin) Eades, age 90, of Sunrise Creek Assisted Living and formerly of Naturita took the Lord’s hand when he called her home on Sunday

Kenneth L. Barnard

May 22, 2014

Kenneth L. Barnard, age 83, of Olathe, Colorado passed away early Thursday morning, May 22, 2014 at his home, with family present.  Survivors include his wife, Edna Barnard of the family home; son Steve (Jan) Barnard of Cedaredge, Colorado; daughter

Tracy Ann Weller (Ulibarri)

May 13, 2014

  Tracy Ann Ulibarri Weller January 8, 1972 ~ May 13, 2014   Tracy Ann Ulibarri Weller, age 42, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at her home.  Tracy was born January 8, 1972 to Edward J. and Susan C. (Kimbrough

Inola 'Nola' Klaire Gargus

May 12, 2014

Inola “Nola” Klaire Gargus July 14, 1945 ~ May 12, 2014   Inola “Nola” Klaire Gargus of Montrose, Colo passed away Monday, May 12, 2014 after an illness at the age of 68.  She was born in Deadwood, S. Dak on July 14, 1945 to Qu

Natalie D. Bowen

May 5, 2014

Natalie D. Bowen February 22, 1938 – May 5, 2014 Natalie D. Bowen, age 76, of Montrose, Colo. died May 5, 2014 at her home. Natalie was born February 22, 1938 to Frank O. and Eliza L. (Tyson) in Hazelton, Pennsylvania. She spent her childhood

Isla Beatrice Miles (Kimberlin)

May 7, 2014

  Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles   August 19, 1920 ~ May 7, 2014       Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles was born in Wray, Colorado, at the home of her grandparents, Charles and Ella Bolender, on August 19, 19

Isla Beatrice Miles (Kimberlin)

May 7, 2014

Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles August 19, 1920 ~ May 7, 2014   Isla Beatrice Kimberlin Miles was born in Wray, Colorado, at the home of her grandparents, Charles and Ella Bolender, on August 19, 1920, to Reuben and Anna Kimberlin.  She li

Helen Haynes Toungate

May 9, 2014

Helen Haynes Toungate born January 28, 1933 in Merkel, Texas, passed away May 9, 2014.  She was preceded in death by her husband Marvin Toungate.  Helen was known for her caring heart and her ability to always put others ahead of herself.  People

Lois Jane Stitt (Long)

January 22, 2014

Lois Jane Stitt December 2, 1930 ~ January 22, 2014 Lois Jane Stitt, daughter of Hardin O. and Mamie Long was born December 2, 1930, at Delcarbon, Colorado in Huerfano County, and died January 22, 2014 at Montrose, Colorado.  In 1945, her fami

Eleanor R. Poston

Eleanor R. Poston, age 95, of Montrose, died April 25, 2014 at her home.  Surviving family members include her sons Bob Poston Jr., of Longmont, Colorado, and Paul Poston of Denver, Colorado; one daughter Pam Poston of Montrose; four grandchildren,

Elizabeth Mary Avila (Vigil)

May 4, 2014

Elizabeth Mary Avila, age 79, of Olathe, Colorado died Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Valley Manor Care Center.  Elizabeth was born July 13, 1933 to Joe A. and Estella O. (Lovato) Vigil.  She spent her childhood  in Center and Hotchkiss, Colorado befo


Cecil W. Reese

CECIL W. REESE A celebration of life will be held this Saturday, May 10th at 11:00 am. at the Brown Ranch Sales Office, Montrose, Colorado.  Signs will direct you from Townsend to Mahogany Drive.  Cecil and Dianne's residence address is 3403 Mah

Benita Cordova

May 3, 2014

Benita Cordova, a lifelong resident of Montrose passed away May 3, 2014, with her loving family by her side.  Benita was born August 25, 1925 to Jose Romaldo Chavez and Maria Anita (Madrid) Chavez.  She was the eldest of ten children. Benita mar


Marion Gene Jeffcoat

May 3, 2014

Marion Gene Jeffcoat, 85, of Montrose, passed away on May 3rd under hospice care.  He was born March 24, 1929 in Aubrey, Texas to Walter & Edna Jeffcoat.   Marion was preceded in death by his father, Walter, his mother, Edna, his sisters


Maurice E. Wheeler

May 1, 2014

  Maurice E. Wheeler   October 7, 1928 ~ May 1, 2014       Maurice E. Wheeler, of Montrose died May 1, 2014 at his home.  Maurice was born October 7, 1928 to Fred and Vera (Kelly) Wheeler in Newton, Iowa. 

Esther M. Gale (Myers)

April 26, 2014

Esther M. Gale April 18. 1934 ~ April 26, 2014   Esther Gale, 80, passed away in her home on April 26, 2014.  Esther Lee Myers, the only child of John Henry and Edith May Myers, was born and raised in Ogden, Utah.  She married Kenneth Gal

Clifford Henry Wolfe

April 30, 2014

Clifford Henry Wolfe, age 55, passed away peacefully on April 30, 2014, surrounded by family at his home in Montrose, Colorado.  Clifford was born on June 1, 1958 in La Junta, Colorado.  His parents were Kenneth and Jacqueline Wolfe.  Cliff grew u


Peter Nicholas Loncar

April 24, 2014

Peter Nicholas Loncar April 4, 1920 – April 24, 2014 “Pete” was born to Nicholas and Julia Loncar in Goldfield, Nevada as one of nine children, and the oldest boy. He was raised on the family dairy and graduated Goldfield High School in

Susan Kay Kruger (Mazzitelli)

April 18, 2014

Susan Kay Brown Mazzitelli was born to August Anthony Mazzitelli and Willow-Belle Frances Brown Mazzitelli on February 9, 1949 in San Angelo, Texas. In 1955 the family name was legally changed to Mason. Susan was the youngest of three siblings, Rober

Denny Stuart Barry

April 13, 2014

Denny Stuart Barry, age 78, of Ridgway, Colorado died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at his home.  A Funeral Mass is scheduled for Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Daniel’s Catholic Church with Father Nathaneal Foshage officiating.  The Servic

Cynthia L. Rowan (Drown)

April 21, 2014

Cynthia L. (Drown) Rowan December 9, 1959 ~ April 21, 2014 Cynthia L. (Drown) Rowan, age 54, of Montrose, Colorado  died peacefully at her home in Montrose on April 21, 2014, following a battle with cancer.   Cindy was born December 9, 1959