Denisa J. Messerle

April 5, 2015

Denisa J. Messerle May 15, 1960  ~   April 5, 2015 Denisa J. Messerle, born May 15, 1960, of Montrose, Colo., passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015, under hospice care at Montrose Memorial Hospital. She had suffered from a rate and horrific neur

Valeene "Val" Wilcox

April 7, 2015

Valeene "Val” Wilcox December 1, 1927 - April 7, 2015 Long-time Montrose resident Valeene “Val” Wilcox passed away peacefully early Monday morning on April 7th.  Val was born December 1st , 1927 in Los Angeles, CA.  She lived at her h

Shirley Jean Burton (Riggs)

April 9, 2015

Shirley Jean Burton January 11, 1934 ~ April 9, 2015 Shirley Jean Burton, age 81, of Montrose, passed away April 9, 2015 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.  Shirley was born January 11, 1934 to Archie and Virginia (Coon) Riggs in Cunning

R. Orval Wilderson

March 24, 2015

R. Orval Wilderson July 3, 1935 ~ March 24, 2015 R. Orval Wilderson passed away March 24, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, CO. Orval was born July 3, 1935 to Rufus Albert and Ruth Edna (Holiday) Wilderson in Dolores, Colorado. O

William "Bill" Wayne Fletcher

April 1, 2015

William Wayne ‘Bill’ Fletcher January 6, 1957 ~ April 17, 2015   William Wayne ‘Bill’ Fletcher, age 58, of Montrose Colorado passed away April 17, 2015 at his home.  Bill was born January 6, 1957 to S. William and Constance J.


Robert Clair Miller

April 25, 2015

Robert Clair Miller July 14, 1932 ~ April 25, 2015 Robert Clair Miller passed away April 25, 2015 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colorado. Robert was born July 14, 1932 to Martin Joseph and Frankie R. (Ponder)


Charlie Alben Sebesta

May 10, 2015

  Charlie Alben Sebesta March 22, 1937 ~ May 10, 2015 Charlie A. Sebesta, 78, passed away May 10, 2015 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose.  He was born March 22, 1937, to Thomas and Velina Sebesta in Brenham, Texas. He enlist

Betty Jo Drees (Edwards)

May 21, 2015

    Betty Jo Drees May 18, 1927 ~ May 21, 2015 Betty Jo Drees passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Valley Manor in Montrose, Colo. She passed as she wished, sleeping and at peace. Betty Jo was born to Charles and Ora

Gene A. Smith

May 11, 2015

GENE A. SMITH   Gene A. Smith passed away Sunday, May 11, 2015, in Delta, CO.  Gene was born to Albert and Eunice (Wolff) Smith, May 8, 1938, in Crawford, NE.  He attended the Corn Valley/Four Mile School, and graduated from Crawford Hig


Paul A. Miller

June 5, 2015

  PAUL  AUSBORN  MILLER March 22, 1917 – June 5, 2015 Born in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia in 1917 at the start of the involvement of the United States in World War I, Paul Miller’s life story is emblematic of how p

Jon F Thomass

June 12, 2015

  Jon F. Thomass, passed away at Montrose Memorial Hospital on Friday, June 12, 2015. He was 73 years old. Jon was born June 4, 1942 in Durango, Colorado to John and Matie (DeLuche) Thomass. Jon was an Educator and Musician, graduating

Clara Mae Miller (Roberts)

July 14, 2015

Clara Mae (Roberts) Miller, age 90, of Montrose, passed away peacefully on July 14, 2015 at her home.  Clara was born October 25, 1924 to Elmer and Vita V. (Howard) Roberts in Syracuse, Kansas. Surviving family members include her son, Robert (Bo

Irene B. Kinion (Alexander)

July 9, 2015

Irene B. Kinion January 4, 1924 ~ July 9, 2015 Irene B. Kinion, longtime resident of Norwood, and later years resided in Montrose, passed away Thursday afternoon, July 9, 2015 at the age of 91. Irene was born January 4, 1924 to Robert and Od

Charles C Hurshman

July 23, 2015

Charles Cecil Hurshman, age 91, of Montrose died Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family. (970) 249-2

Janet Arthur

July 21, 2015

Janet Arthur October 20, 1946 ~ July 21, 2015   Janet Arthur passed away July 21, 2015 at the Montrose Memorial Hospital in Montrose, Colorado. Janet was born October 20, 1946 to Earl and Sadie (Dillon) Babb in Hayden, Colorado. Janet w

Arola A Bergman

July 22, 2015

  Arola Ann Bergman, age 70, of Montrose, died July 22, 2015 at her home.  Arola was born January 29, 1945 to Roger Arlo and Mina Mae (McPherson) in Hayden, Colorado.   She spent her childhood in Craig, Colorado and attended Moffat Cou

Orville Oscar Evans

July 22, 2015

Orville Oscar Evans, age 79, of Eckert, Colorado died July 22, 2015 in Pueblo, Colorado.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, Montrose, Colorado is assisting the family (970) 249-2121.

Barbara Boff

July 25, 2015

Barbara Boff-Adamson November 25, 1953 ~ July 25, 2015   Barbara Kay Boff passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family on July 25, 2015 in Olathe, Colorado. Barb was born November 25, 1953 to Marilynn “Susie” and Ed Adams

Lorabelle Fuller

July 25, 2015

Lorabelle Fuller, age 89, of Montrose, Co. passed away July 25, 2015 at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, Montrose, Colorado is assisting the family.

Margaret Elizabeth Bloomfield (Scott)

July 27, 2015

Margaret Elizabeth Bloomfield April 24, 1918 ~ July 27, 2015   Margaret Elizabeth Bloomfield, age 97, died July 27, 2015 at San Juan Living Center in Montrose.  Margaret was born April 24, 1918 to Harvey M. and Carrie E. (Boyd) Scott i

William W Willden

August 2, 2015

William W. Willden, age 58 of Montrose, died Sunday, August 2, 2015 at his home. Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, Montrose, Colorado is assisting the family.


Larry Stevens

August 25, 2015

Larry Stevens May 12, 1947 ~ August 25, 2015   Larry Stevens passed away on August 25, 2015, at the age of 68.  He was born in Ouray, Colorado, to parents originally from California, Richard C., and Mary Elizabeth “Bettie” Stevens,

Margariet G Anderson

September 13, 2015

Margariet G. Anderson, age 93, passed away at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta, CO, September 13, 2015. Arrangements are under the care of Crippin Funeral Home. (970) 249-2121


Victor Hollrah

September 15, 2015

Victor Hollrah, age 93, passed away September 15, 2015, at Sunrise Creek Assisted Living in Montrose, CO. Arrangements are under the care of Crippin Funeral Home. (970)249-2121

Agnes Helen Slyoff (Crowl)

September 20, 2015

Agnes Helen Slyhoff 02/08/1925 ~ 09/20/2015   Agnes Helen Slyhoff, age 90, passed away Sunday evening, September 20, 2015, at the San Juan Living Center. She was born to Frank and Ida (Andrist) Crowl on February 8, 1925 in St. Francis,

Mary B Jones

Mary B. Jones, of Ouray County, died at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.  Survivors include her husband David, Son Scott, Granddaughter Jennifer, Grandson Jason, and two brothers Chuck and John. A Memorial Service will be held at a later dat


Lawrence Raymond Sutton

September 25, 2015

  Lawrence Raymond Sutton 10/31/1927 ~ 09/25/2015   Lawrence Raymond Sutton was born October 31, 1927 in Liberal, Kansas to James Sutton and Ruth Cook. Lawrence moved to Colorado with his family to the western slope in 1933. At

Katherine Tertipes

October 28, 2015

  Katherine Tertipes of Montrose died Oct. 28 at Montrose Memorial Hospital of complications from a broken hip. She had just celebrated her 100th birthday on September 30th, when she received a Centennial Plaque from the Governor, present