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...

Alma Jean Risenhoover (Andrews)

May 2, 2020

Alma Jean Risenhoover January 8. 1934 - May 2, 2020 Alma Jean Risenhoover, of Yuma Arizona, died Saturday morning on May 2, 2020 at a Hospice facility in Yuma, Arizona, at the age of 86. Alma Jean Andrews was born in Montrose on Jan. 8, 1934, the ...

Wendy Ann Huston (Pritchett)

May 26, 2020

Wendy Ann Huston,  Montrose, CO, 81403 Deceased on May 26, 2020 at Montrose Memorial Hospital, Montrose, CO. The cause of death was Metastatic Cancer. She was 60 years of age. There will be no public services at Wendy’s request. Wendy was a ...

Erma Lillian Hale (Bronaugh)

June 1, 2020

Erma Hale Erma Lillian (Bronaugh) Hale passed away peacefully on June 1, 2020, in Montrose, Colorado, at the age of 101. She was born at home on a 160-acre farm in Bigelow, Kansas, to Clarence and Lillie Bronaugh on December 18, 1918, the secon...

Theresa A Gosnell

May 29, 2020

Theresa M. Gosnell (76) Theresa M. Gosnell passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020 in her home. Theresa was born in Passaic, New Jersey on Wednesday, March 1, 1944.  From Florida, the family moved to Montrose, Colorado in 1974 where she had made h...

Wanda Dee Koepp (Ferguson)

May 23, 2020

Wanda Dee Koepp   March 19, 1935 to May 23, 2020   Wanda Koepp was welcomed home to her heavenly father on May 23rd 2020 at the age of 85. She passed at home surrounded by family. Wanda Dee Koepp was born Wanda Dee Ferguson o...

Regina Eileen Quint (Tobin)

June 13, 2020

Eileen Quint went to be with the Lord on June 13, 2020 at the age of 92.  She was born Regina Eileen Tobin to Francis and Bertha (Bishop) Tobin on April 21, 1928.  Eileen was born in Montrose, Colorado, grew up on her family’s farm on Spring Cree...

Lela Helen Ala (Ross)

June 8, 2020

Lela Helen Ala August 15, 1923 - June 8, 2020 Lela H. Ala passed away of natural causes June 8, 2020, at Valley Manor Care Center, Montrose, CO.  She was the youngest of three siblings born August 15, 1923 in Redvale Colorado to Charles Erret...

Nicole Alma Alire (Jackson)

June 25, 2020

Nicole Alma Jackson Alire passed away June 25, 2020, at the age of 47 after a long fight with diabetes. Nicole lived in the Montrose area most of her life and attended Montrose High School. She was always up to the task of whatever came down the r...

Richard Warren Williams

June 29, 2020

It pains me to admit it, but apparently, I, Richard “Dick” Williams, passed away. Everyone told me it would happen one day, but that's not something I wanted to hear, much less experience. Once again, I didn't get things my way. The story of my l...

Raymond Martinez

July 7, 2020

Raymond Martinez, age 69, passed away on July 7, 2020 at his home in Montrose, Colorado. Raymond was born on August 31, 1950 in Delta, Colorado to parents Mary and Manuel Martinez. He had an adventurous spirit and lived and worked throughout Color...

Peggy Jean Maynes (Jones)

July 17, 2020

Peggy Jean Maynes January 19, 1939 – July 17, 2020 Peggy Jean Maynes, age 81, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020, in her home surrounded by her loving family. Peggy Jean Jones was born January 19, 1939, in Twin Falls, Idaho, to Heber Kim...

Rosemary Macy (Swigart)

July 22, 2020

Rosemary Macy of Montrose, Colorado passed away peacefully on July 22, 2020 at The Homestead at Montrose where she spent the last years of her life residing and had wonderful care. Rosemary was born November 10, 1923 in Wadsworth, Ohio to her pare...

Virginia Mae Thieking (Roach)

July 21, 2020

Virginia Mae Thieking 1923-2020 Virginia Mae Thieking was born at home July 6, 1923, in Plainfield, Iowa, to Howard and Frieda (Page) Roach.  She passed from this life at The Homestead in Montrose July 21, 2020, of natural causes. Virginia was...

Larry Gordon Joseph

July 29, 2020

LARRY GORDON JOSEPH February 24, 1936 - July 29, 2020.   It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Larry Gordon Joseph on July 29, 2020 at the Larchwood Inn Assisted Living in Grand Junction, CO. Larry was in his 84th yea...

Alice Leigh Kramer (Miller)

August 5, 2020

Alice Leigh (Miller) Kramer, 93, a lifelong Montrose County Resident, had her prayers answered when called home to her Lord on August 5, 2020 at Heidi’s Chateau in Montrose.  Alice was born November 11, 1926 in Olathe to Vernon and Vertie Miller. ...

Verna B Pretti (Bowland)

August 10, 2020

Verna Bulah Pretti October 12, 1924 – August 10, 2020 Verna B. Pretti of Olathe, CO passed away peacefully on Monday, August 10, 2020 at the Colorow Care Center in Olathe, CO. Verna was born in Yuma, CO on October 12, 1924 to Oscar W. and ...

Betty Jane Brown-Winter (Hunt)

July 11, 2020

Betty Jane Hunt (Brown, Winter) was borne on April 19, 1918 to El Nathan Porter Hunt Jr. and Eva M. Yocey in Sioux City, Iowa. She was the first child of eight, four boys and four girls. She grew up in a very nice older home on the west side with...

Betty Jane Hedges (Gleaton)

August 14, 2020

Betty Hedges November 13, 1928 - August 14, 2020 Betty Jane Hedges, 91, passed away August 14, 2020, with her family by her side. Betty was born November 13, 1928, in Gustin, TX, to Hayes and Golda (Kearney) Gleaton. She grew up in Texas with ...

Lois Virginia Bercillio (Sherman)

August 20, 2020

Lois Virginia Bercillio was born June 9 1939 to Linnie Shepard and Arthur Sherman in Memphis Tennessee. Island 40 was where she grew up and raised with her siblings. Her sisters Faye and Daris. Her brothers Wayne and Ray. She grew up in the cotton ...

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Chester Leo Syrie, Sr.

March 18, 2020

Chester Syrie of Montrose, Colorado passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Crippin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements....

Norma Jean Foreman (Howater)

August 25, 2020

Norma Jean Howater Foreman passed away on August 25, 2020 at the age of 91. She was born to William and Lavica Howater on December 2, 1928 in Torrington WY. Norma moved to Olathe in 1976 and was a resident of Olathe for 44 years. Prior to moving t...