Ricky Toby Gallegos

July 24, 2018

Ricky Toby Gallegos, born April 24, 1968 in Englewood, Colorado. Pre-deceased by his father Harold A. Gallegos Ricky was 50 years old. He graduated from Olathe High School and served in the US Army. He lived in Englewood, Denver and Olathe throughou

Elsie L Dawirs (Dever)

July 17, 2018

Elsie L. Dawirs November 21, 1925 ~ July 17, 2018 Elsie L. Dawirs, age 92, of Delta, CO, passed away July 17, 2018 at her home. She was born November 21, 1925 to Ernest and Winne (Gordon) Dever in Trenton, NE where she spent her childhood and rece

Herman "Johnny" E. Johnson

August 8, 2018

Herman E. “Johnny” Johnson October 15, 1926 ~ August 8, 2018 Herman E. Johnson, age 91, passed away peacefully in the comforts of his own home in Ridgway, Colorado on August 8, 2018. Johnny was born October 15, 1926 to Levin and Laura Ann (D

Mary Kathryn Swihart

August 26, 2018

Mary Kathryn Swihart, age 97, of Montrose passed away August 26, 2018 in Montrose, Colorado. Private family services and inurnment will be held at a later date. Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory in Montrose is assisting the family.

Jeanne Beiter (Davidson)

August 18, 2018

Jeanne Davidson Beiter, born on July 13, 1942 in Rochester, New York, to the late Margaret Davidson Smith and the late Leonard E. Davidson, passed away at age 76 on August 18, 2018 in Montrose, Colorado. She attended Ben Franklin High School in Roche

Florence E. (Pat) Lyon

September 15, 2018

Florence Ethel “Pat” Lyon, of Ridgway Colorado passed away from injuries sustained in a car accident in Ouray County on September 15, 2018. Services are pending. Crippin Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family.

David Schlauger

October 2, 2018

David Schlauger July 21, 1947 – October 2, 2018 David Schlauger, of Montrose Colorado, passed away in his home on October 2, 2018.  He graduated from Montrose High School, received his master’s degree from the University of Denver with hon

Todd Andrew Gatt

October 10, 2018

Todd Andrew Gatt   58 8/18/1960-10/10/2018 Born Brunswick, Ohio to Richard “Dick” and Patricia Gatt. Peacefully passing away Montrose, Colorado. One of seven children, he enjoyed fishing, camping, art, working on cars, listening to

Milton Lewis Benton

October 9, 2018

  Milton Lewis Benton Born April 30, 1925 - Passed October 9, 2018   Milton is survived by his three children, grandchildren, nieces and sister.  In loving memory there will be a private graveside service for family and close frie

Marie J. Kelekian (O'Donnell)

October 19, 2018

Marie J. Kelekian, February 3, 1924 ~ October 19, 2018 Marie J. Kelekian, age 94, passed away peacefully at the home of her daughter, Cathy in Montrose, CO. Marie was born on February 3, 1924 in Port Ewen, NY where she spent most of her life

Louis "Luigi" James Marino

October 21, 2018

Louis "Luigi" James Marino, age 86, of Montrose, Colorado passed away on Sunday October 21, 2018 at the Valley Manor Nursing Home in Montrose.  Lou was born in Brooklyn, New York on May 27, 1932 to Antionette and Vincent Marino.  He is survived by

Ronald J Miller

November 2, 2018

Ronald J. Miller was born October 2, 1953 to Barbara and Robert Miller in Longview and grew up in Richland, Washington. He died November 2, 2018 after complications from surgery in June His family moved to the Chicago area when he was in High Scho

Marjorie F Kirby

October 31, 2018

Marjorie F Kirby passed away in her sleep October 31, 2018. Marjorie resided at Heidi’s Chateau for the last two and half years. She was preceded in death by her husband Dean E. Kirby Sr. and Delbert Kiser. She is survived by her two children, daug


Benjamin Ehlert

November 2, 2018

Benjamin Ehlert, 81, passed away on November 2, after battling cancer for several months. Benjamin was born on August 5, 1937 in Rockford, Illinois to parents Arnold Ehlert and Thelma (Adolphs) Ehlert.  The Ehlert family moved to Dallas, Texas wh

Vern Gugin

We were given a bright spirit to love us always. Now in heaven, Vern's spirit and soul will always watch over us. Dad was a loving husband, father, grandpa, great grandpa, and friend. We will always love, miss, remember, and respect dad forever. Vern

Gerald McDermott

November 15, 2018

Gerald “Gary” McDermott June 14, 1946 – November 15, 2018 Gerald “Gary” McDermott of Montrose passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the age of 72.  Gary was born June 14, 1946 to Wesley and Louise (Gilmer) McDermott in Gunnison,

Phyllis E Joseph (Bennett)

November 29, 2018

Nucla resident Phyllis E. Joseph passed away on Nov. 29, 2018 at Larchwood Inn in Grand Junction, CO. She was 81 years old. A private family service will be held. Phyllis Elizabeth Bennett was born Sept. 12, 1937 to Harry and Dorothy (Evans) Benne

Rod Kinney

November 22, 2018

Rod Kinney of Ridgway, Colorado passed away at Delta County Hospital on Thursday, November 22, 2018. Rod was born on October 22, 1958 to Aaron and Phyllis Kinney in Montrose, Colorado. He spent his early years in Ridgway and Olathe Colorado and Grad


Robert John Raap

December 4, 2018

Robert (Bob) John Raap 6/10/1934 – 12/4/2018   Bob was born June 10, 1934 in Davenport, IA to Johannes and Grace Raap.  He was their only child.  He graduated from Davenport Central High School and went on to receive his bachelor’

Bobbie J Gilbert (Turner)

December 11, 2018

Bobbie J. Gilbert, 91 passed away peacefully on December 11, 2018 at Brookdale Sunrise Creek Memory Care Unit. Bobbie's perseverance was admirable her entire life after having polio as a child, seven back surgeries and later Alzheimer's.  Her faith,

James Thomas Argys

December 8, 2018

James (Jim)Thomas Argys of Montrose, Colorado died on December 8, 2018 at the age of 70, but his larger-than-life persona and trademark stubbornness will not be forgotten. He was born in Salida, Colorado on January 12, 1948. He was an only child o

Helen V Weeks (Austin)

Helen V Weeks was born on August 10 1923 to Mon Worth Austin and Vivian (Hampton) Austin in Madison Nebraska and moved to Montrose Colorado in 1925. Helen was the next to the oldest of five children. Helen graduated from Montrose High School in 1941.

Clarence L Pierson

December 15, 2018

Clarence L. Pierson April 16, 1951 – December 15, 2018   Clarence L. Pierson passed away on Saturday Dec. 15, 2018 at Horizon Care Center in Eckert, CO. He was 67 years old. Clarence Leon Pierson was born April 16, 1951 to John and

Paul Thomas Cranor

December 31, 2018

Paul Thomas Cranor died Monday, December 31, 2018 at Horizons Care Center.  He was 72.  Paul was born in Salina, Utah, on March 7, 1946 to James T. and Ruth M. (Allen) Cranor. He attended several different schools as the family moved around until P


Steven Scott McCarthy

December 11, 2018

Steven Scott McCarthy, age 60, of Montrose, Colorado passed away on December 11, 2018 at St. Marys Hospital, in Grand Junction, Colorado after a long battle with diabetes. He was born in Ramsey, NJ and after graduating from high school he served brie

Margaret Kathleen Green (Hilton)

January 7, 2019

Margaret Kathleen Hilton Green passed away at the age of 75 on January 7th, 2019 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose. Kathy was born on April 13th, 1943 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Kenneth W. Hilton Sr. and Margaret Farrar Hilton. She attended

Billy Boyd

January 9, 2019

Billy Boyd, the Man, the Myth, the Legend. In the world of Racing, every man wanted to be him. He was a Legend, setting National records in both Motocross and, Race Cars. Billy "Iron Man" Boyd died on January 9, 2019. He loved racing fast ca

Julia Martinez (Velasquez)

January 10, 2019

Julia Martinez, 90, passed away on January 10, 2019 at Valley Manor Care Center. She was born on February 4, 1928 in Center, Colorado, to Jose and Juanita Montano Velasquez. Julia was raised in the San Luis Valley and later became a 55-year resident