Teri Lynn Smith (Gammill)

February 20, 2020

On Thursday, February 20, 2020, Teri Lynn Smith, loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away at the age of 72 at the Hope West Care Center in Grand Junction Colorado. Teri was born on June 17, 1947, to Murray and Mabel Gammill in Monte Vista C

Susan Karen Kor (Miller)

March 4, 2020

Susan Karen (Miller) Kor was born in Long Beach, CA on October 5, 1954.  She married her high school sweetheart - Tom Kor and had three children (Caty Miller, Sherry Meaker and Chris Kor). They were married for 44 amazing years.  Sue was a wonderfu

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John (Jack) B Backlund

March 12, 2020

John (Jack) B. Backlund world war II veteran died, Thursday at 11:30 a.m. March 12, 2020 He was born to the parents Arvid and Mary Backlund in Bismarck N.D. There were six children in the family. Two surviving sisters are Suellen Hubbard of Montrose

COVID-19 PANDEMIC

March 19, 2020

To the families we serve. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are following the recommendations put forth by COLORADO DEPARTMENT OF REGULATORY AGENCIES. Therefore, we have closed the office to the public. We are, however, available to your fami

Jose Adelaido (Lalo) Samora

March 19, 2020

Jose Adelaido "Lalo" Samora: born June 22, 1927; died March 19, 2020   Jose Adelaido "Lalo" Samora, 92, of Montrose passed away at San Juan Living Center on March 19, 2020 after a lengthy illness with his stepson Robert Morales and grandso

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Jerry Dean Tucker

March 16, 2020

Jerry Dean Tucker, beloved husband, father, and friend to many, passed peacefully on Monday, March 16, 2020 at the age of 89. A service will be held at the Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado in Grand Junction at a later date. Jer

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Wilfred Bruschke

March 26, 2020

Wilfred Bruschke was born in Salt Lake City on August 20, 1939 to Wilfred and Lyle Bruschke.  An avid mountaineer, he was a founding member of the search and rescue jeep patrol and Alpenbock climbing club who documented, mapped, and named climbing

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Robert Keith Rosette

March 27, 2020

Robert Keith Rosette passed away on March 27, 2020. He was 92 years old. He was born on May 5, 1927 to Raymond and Naomi Rosette in Alamosa, Colorado. He grew up in Salida, Colorado where he enjoyed hunting, fishing and the outdoor life. He gradua

Charles (Gage) Lorentz

March 21, 2020

  Charles “Gage” Lorentz August 31, 1994 – March 21, 2020 Our loving son, brother, grandson, cousin, nephew and friend entered eternal peace on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Gage was born and raised in Montrose, CO. He also called Fruita,

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Fred Lee Smith

April 21, 2020

Fred Lee Smith passed away March 21, 2020, in Montrose, CO at the age of 73; Born November 17, 1946, in Amarillo Texas to Eula and Ewing Smith. Funeral services are on hold until the Covid 19 Virus is contained a celebration of life will be at a late

Judy Holton (Fay)

March 27, 2020

Judy Fay Holton February 8, 1941 - March 27, 2020 Judy Fay Holton of Montrose died suddenly on Friday morning, March 27. She was the very picture of health and happiness right up to the end. Doctors assure the family that she went quickly

Steven Wayne Larkey

April 5, 2020

Steven Wayne Larkey July-27-1959 to April-5-2020. Steve was preceded in death by our parents Beverly (Boxwell) Larkey and Charles Larkey. Our brother Carl Larkey, and niece Belinda Fouche. Survivors are brothers Mike and Mark Larkey, sisters, Caro

Miguel Ameztoy Inda

April 11, 2020

Miguel Inda Ameztoy: September 2,1943-April 11, 2020- Miguel was born to Jose and Isabel (Ameztoy) Inda in Sunbilla, Navarra Spain in the Basque Country. Miguel married his first wife Juanita Castillo on June 19, 1971. Born to this union were daug

Mary Jane Mahan (Beck)

April 1, 2020

Mary Jane Beck Mahan was born July 4, 1946 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mrs. Mahan attended St. Joseph's Parochial School in Grand Junction, Colorado. On March 6, 1965 she married the love of her life Miles Richard Mahan in a quiet ceremony. The couple s

Walter Joseph Ganhl

April 5, 2020

Walter Joseph Ganahl   Walter (Walt) J Ganahl, of Montrose, CO. passed away on April 5, 2020 at the age of 85.  He was the youngest of six children; born to Walter L Ganahl and Mary E Burke in Hawthorne, CA on September 1, 1934. Walt g

Bernice Mary Bonan (Brummitt)

April 14, 2020

The Lord called Bernice Mary Bonan home on April 14, 2020.  She is now at peace with her loved ones who passed before her. Bernie, as her friends called her, was born Bernice Mary Brummitt on March 26, 1929, to Joseph and Maybelle Brummitt at the

Priscilla Sue Shannon (Smith)

April 6, 2020

Priscilla Sue Shannon, “Sue”, of Ridgway, CO passed away at age 73 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado on April 6, 2020. At her side was her husband, Ron, of 53 years. Sue was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 9, 1947, the youngest of t

Mark Edward McDermott

April 11, 2020

Mark Edward McDermott, 62, of Montrose, Colorado, lost his fight with cancer on April 11, 2020.  He was born in Hartford, Connecticut on January 18, 1958, the beloved son of the late John Buckley and Marilyn Smith McDermott. Mark was raised in Winds

Jenna Lea Ferguson

April 18, 2020

Jenna Lea Ferguson February 20, 1936-April 18, 2020   Jenna Lea Ferguson, born February 20, 1936 to Jessie and Bessie Ferguson , passed away April 18, 2020 at Colorow Care Center. Proceeded by death, her son Michael Glenn Hubbard, brothers

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Margaret 'Peg' Sievers (Williams)

April 11, 2020

Margaret ‘Peg’ Sievers December 2, 1923 - April 11, 2020 Margaret “Peg” Sievers passed away peacefully April 11, 2020, at Spring Creek Chalet in Montrose. Born to Ned and Madeline Williams on Dec. 2, 1923, in Alamosa, Colorado, Peg grew

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Andrew Edward Enriquez

April 10, 2020

Andrew Edward Enriquez April 6, 1945 - April 10, 2020 Andrew Edward Enriquez passed away at his home in Montrose, Colorado on April 10, 2020. He was 75 years old. Ed was born to Andrew Enriquez and Erminda Ulibarri on April 6, 1945 in Montrose, Col

Alice Marie Gehlbach

May 1, 2020

GEHLBACH, ALICE MARIE (nee ZELL) Alice Gehlbach, 58, unexpectedly checked out of the “Lazy R Us” Ranch in Montrose, Colorado, on May 1st, 2020. Attempting to summarize Alice’s amazing journey in 500 words or less is as impossible as tryin

Jim A Vigil

April 24, 2020

Jim A. Vigil   February 23, 1950 – April 24, 2020   Jimmy (Jim) Vigil of Olathe, Colorado, passed away on April 24, 2020. He was 70 years old. Jim was born Feb. 23, 1950, in Del Norte, Colorado to Ernestine and Alex Vigil.

Carole Joanne Rice (Adams)

May 1, 2020

Carole Joanne Rice (Adams) passed away on May 1, 2020 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose Colorado. Carole was born in Vici Oklahoma on September 14, 1933 to Elmer and Elise Adams. Her family moved to Uravan Colorado in 1942 and then to Grand

Alfred Ray Morgan

May 2, 2020

Alfred Ray Morgan August 11th, 1935 – May 2nd, 2020   “13 Brothers and sisters, we do not want you to be uninformed about those who sleep in death, so that you do not grieve like the rest of mankind, who have no hope. 14 For we

Betty Irene Andrews (Hoyt)

May 2, 2020

Betty Irene Andrews, 95, of Nucla, Colorado died May 2nd, 2020 at home. She was born January 26th, 1925 to John Schuyler Hoyt and Ruth Floy Williams in Findley, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers, Robert Vern Hoy

Geraldine Law (Karpenski)

May 10, 2020

Montrose resident Geraldine Law (nee Karpenski) age 89 died of natural causes on May 10, 2020 at HopeWest Care Center in Grand Juction CO. Geraldine, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, is survived by her husband of 66 years,

Donald H Little

May 5, 2020

Donald Henry Little November 20, 1936 TO MAY 5, 2020   Donald H. Little, 83, of Delta, Colorado passed away at his home on Tuesday, May 5th.   Donald was born in Denver, Colorado at the Denver General Hospital to Fredrick and