Kenneth L. Olson

March 8, 2014

Kenneth L. Olson July 22, 1932 ~ March 8, 2014 Kenneth L Olson formerly of Sinclairville, NY passed away March 8, 2014 at the San Juan Living Centre in Montrose, CO.  A life-long Chautauqua County resident he was born July 22, 1932 in Busti, N


William Benjamin Ogburn

March 17, 2014

William Benjamin Ogburn April 4, 1923-March 17, 2014   William Benjamin Ogburn of Montrose, Colorado died March 17, 2014 at San Juan Living Center. Bill is survived by his wife June Brandt Ogburn of 68 years; his son Murphy W. Ogburn and d

Norris John 'Jack' White

March 17, 2014

Norris John ‘ Jack’ White November 21, 1922 ~ March 17, 2014   Norris John ‘Jack’ White, age 91, of Montrose, Colorado died March 17, 2014 at Heidi’s Chateau in Montrose.  Jack was born November 21, 1922 to Frank Forest and Audre

Jenny O. Hudecek (Nespechal)

March 19, 2014

Jenny O. Hudecek November 26, 1915 ~ March 19, 2014   Jenny O. Hudecek, age 98, of Montrose, Colorado died March 19, 2014 at The Homestead of Montrose.  Jenny was born to Robert and Anna (Hrudicka) Nespechal in Chicago, Illinois.  She spe

Shephan Joseph Wells

March 10, 2014

Stephan Joseph Wells April 19, 1960 ~ March 10, 2014   Steve was born April 19th 1960, the only son of Teddy Williams and brother of Dunreath Nixon, Perri Wells, Mickel Haug, Lenny Wells and Jimmy Wells, and numerous nieces and nephews.  S

Retta Mae Vela

March 23, 2014

RETTA MAE VELA MONTROSE----Retta Mae Vela, 108, of Montrose, Colo. passed away March 23, 2014.       Retta Mae (Horn) Vela was born September 19, 1905, to Levi and Maude (Blodgett) Horn in Ochiltree County, Texas. Her parents moved the fa

Stephen P. Shumaker

March 23, 2014

Stephen P. Shumaker, age 65 of Montrose died March 23, 2014 at his home.  Survivors include his wife, Alison Shumaker of the family home. Arrangements are under the direction of Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, Montrose, Co.

Zerma D. (Zee Dee) Kinkel

March 26, 2014

Zerma Deane (Zee Dee) Kinkel May 7, 1930 – March 26, 2014   Zee Dee Kinkel left this world to be with God and many friends and family who will be anxious to see her.   Born May 7, 1930, to Drexel and Blanche McBeath in Pueblo, Colora


Henry J. Alire

April 3, 2014

Henry J. Alire January 17, 1931 ~ April 3, 2014 Henry J. Alire, age 83, of Montrose, Colorado died April 3, 2014 at the Montrose Memorial Hospital.  He was born January 17, 1931 to Juan and Isadora (Martinez) Alire in Ignacio, Colorado.  He s

Elizabeth N. 'Liz' Gerbrick

April 1, 2014

Elizabeth N. “Liz” Gerbrick Oct. 29, 1933 ~ April 1, 2014 Elizabeth N. Gerbrick, of Montrose, Colorado died April 1, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction, Colorado at the age of 80.  Liz was born October 29, 1933 to Theodore a

Harold M. Wickham Jr.

April 12, 2014

Harold M. Wickham Jr., age 74, of Montrose, Died April 12, 2014 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose.  Survivors include his daughter, Michele Scarbrough of Montrose, and son, John Wickham of Grand Junction, Colorado.  Arrangements are under the d

Nancy Doris Trout

April 10, 2014

Nancy Doris Trout, age 69, formerly of Oak Creek, passed away on April 10, 2014 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose, Colorado.  She is survived by her children, Cathi Iacovetto (Montrose, CO), Rex Trout (Canon City, CO) and Wendy Foster (Montros

Sharon A. Hussong (Kiesner)

April 15, 2014

Sharon A. (Kiesner) Hussong, 86, passed away gracefully on April 15, 2014, at the Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Sharon was born in Detroit, Michigan and later moved to Wausau, Wisconsin.  After graduation, she met a military man, the love of her lif

Frances M. Pearsall

April 17, 2014

Frances M. Pearsall January 13, 1924 - April 17, 2014 Frances M. Pearsall, of Montrose, died April 17, 2014 at the Homestead at Montrose. She was 90 years old. Frances was born January 13, 1924 to Willis and Anna (Allen) Weber in Montrose.  Sh

Katherine Louise Hoover (McCann)

May 5, 2014

Katherine Louise Hoover, age 96, of Delta, Colorado passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014 at her residence after a lengthy illness.  Katherine was born September 13, 1917 to William Francis and Martha Belle (Murray) McCann Sr. in Altoona, Pennsylvania.


Reno Brown

May 7, 2014

Reno Brown July 31, 1916 ~ May 7, 2014 Reno was a true cowboy. A true cowboy is a honorable man with all the virtues that every one respects and admires. He's a man of his word and when he shakes your hand and looks you in the eye y

Robert L. Jay

May 7, 2014

Robert L. Jay, age 60, of Ridgway, Colorado passed away peacefully at home in Ridgway, Co. surrounded by family on May 7, 2014, after a short but courageous battle with cancer.  Robert was born to Robert B. and JoAnn Jay September 28th, 1954 in St.

Gertrude (Trudy) Annette Gilbert (McKellin)

May 28, 2014

Gertrude (Trudy) Annette Gilbert Trudy Gilbert, 94, passed away on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the Homestead in Montrose. Gertrude Annette “Trudy” Gilbert was born to Ira and Gertrude (Buss) McKellin on February 16, 1920 in Bethlehem, PA. S

Ross G. Smith

May 26, 2014

Ross G. Smith, 84, of Montrose, CO died unexpectedly of a ruptured aneurism on Monday, May 26, 2014.  Ross was born to Lewis W. Smith Sr., and Josie L. Glover on July 31, 1929 in Holly, Colo.  Ross had seven siblings; Thelma, Gertrude, Lewis Jr. (S

Emma Louise Waller

May 28, 2014

Emma Louise Waller July 17, 1955 ~ May 28, 2014 Emma Louise Waller, age 58, of Montrose, died May 28, 2014 at her home due to complication from ALS.  Emma was born July 17, 1955 to Frank and Gladys (Martin) Story in Birch Tree, Missouri. 

Doris H. Gregory (Holland)

May 24, 2014

  Doris Gregory     Doris H. Gregory of Montrose Colorado passed away on Friday, May 24th,  2014 at the age of 96.  She was born in Jerome Idaho on April 5th 1941 to Nelly and Darwin D. Holland. She married the late Carl E. Gre

W. Gary Pope

June 5, 2014

Longtime Montrose Resident, W. Gary Pope, age 69 passed away peacefully, Thursday, June 5, 2014 at his home with his beloved wife Nettie at his side. Survivors include his wife Nettie of the family home. At Gary's request no services are planne


George W. Townsend

June 10, 2014

George W. Townsend, age 88, of Montrose, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  George was born November 15, 1925 in Cassopolis, MI.  He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during WWII. He is surv

Walburga Smith (Rockel)

June 10, 2014

Walburga Smith January 11, 1932 ~ June 10, 2014   Walburga Smith, 78, of Montrose, CO died unexpectedly of a heart attack on Tuesday, June 10, 2014.  Walburga was born to Heinrich and Eva Rockel on January 11, 1932 in Darmstadt Germany. Wa

Sarah A. Morris

June 23, 2014

Sarah A. Morris, age 71, of Delta, Co., died June 23, 2014 at Willow Tree Nursing Home in Delta.  Survivors include her children, Sheila (Tom) Lovato of Montrose, Co., Dwight “Ted” (Deanna) Morris of Denver, Co., Sarah (Dan Ferguson) Halberg of

Dorothy Mae Boyer

June 25, 2014

Dorothy Mae Boyer, age 97, of Montrose died June 25, 2014 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose, Co.  Survivors include one son Patrick (Judy) O’Donnell of Montrose; grandsons Sean O’Donnell of Brighton, Co., Ryan (Michelle) O’Donnell and th

Betty Lou Mock

July 4, 2014

Betty Lou Mock July 15, 1925 ~ July 4, 2014 Betty Lou Mock, age 88, of Montrose, died July 4, 2014 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.  Betty was born July 15, 1925 to Edward and Ruth Marie (Lyster) Baker in Joplin, Missouri.  Her family

Alice J. Tidenberg (Miller)

July 30, 2014

  Alice J. Tidenberg February 20, 1927 ~ July 30, 2014 Alice Joline Miller was born an only child to Nelson R. Miller and Ethel (Briggs) Miller in Montrose, CO on February 20, 1927 and died July 30, 2014 at the age of 87. She gre