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Jimmy Eugene Armour

February 3, 2016

Jimmy Eugene Armour June 13, 1947 ~ February 3, 2016 Jimmy Eugene Armour, age 68, passed away in his home on February 3, 2016, after a lengthy illness with loved ones at his side.  Jimmy was born June 13, 1947 to Jesse James Armour and Vir...

Emma Lou Gist (Hamilton)

February 5, 2016

  Emma Lou Gist Emma Lou Hamilton Gist was called home to be with the Lord on February 5, 2016. Lou was born in Beaver, Utah on April 19, 1921 to Alexander R. Hamilton and Mittie Barnett Hamilton.  She was raised and attended school i...

Jeanette Marie McKinney-Schmid (Strong)

February 24, 2016

Jeanette Marie McKinney-Schmid passed away in the comfort of her home Wednesday morning, February 24, 2016 at the young age of 68, just 2 days prior to her 69th birthday.  Born to Merle and Jane Strong in Galesburg, Illinois, she was the oldest of 3...

Ethel "Tinker" Isabell Atkinson (Sims)

March 2, 2016

  Ethel “Tinker” Isabell Atkinson July 28, 1955 ~ March 2, 2016   Ethel Isabell “Tinker” Atkinson, 60, passed away March 2, 2016 in the comforts of her home in Montrose, Colorado. Ethel was born July 28, 1955 to Lloy...


Donald Duane Binder

March 11, 2016

Donald Duane Binder Don Binder died in his home in Montrose on March 11. Don was born to Adolph and Eleanor (Pfannanstiel) Binder, near Munjor, Kansas on August 3, 1939. He grew up on the family farm and dairy near Hays, Kansas.  He enlisted i...

Billie Jo Rash (Lane)

March 11, 2016

  Billie Jo Rash April 18, 1925 ~ March 11, 2016   Billie Jo (Lane) Rash, of Montrose passed away March 11, 2016 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose at the age of 90.  Billie Jo was born April 18, 1925 to Early Douglas ...

Lucille M Tyrrell (Hardie)

March 15, 2016

  Lucille M. Tyrrell Obituary   Long time Montrose resident Lucille Mae Tyrrell, age 98, peacefully passed away in hospice care at Valley Manor Care Center on Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Lucille was a familiar face around Montr...

Chrisma C Nygaard

March 31, 2016

Chrisma C. Nygaard, age 88, of Ouray, Colorado died March 31, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, in Montrose is assisting the family....

William E Blueher

March 29, 2016

William E. Blueher, age 64, of Telluride, Colorado died March 29, 2016 at his Home.  Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory in Montrose, is assisting the family....
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Reta Ester Arnold (Beard)

April 7, 2016

  Reta Ester Arnold August 21, 1920 ~ April 7, 2016   Reta Ester Arnold, 95, passed away on April 7, 2016 at the San Juan Living Center in Montrose, Colorado. She was born on August 21, 1920 in Pittsfield, Ohio to Clar...

Danny Michael Tomlinson

April 13, 2016

Danny Michael Tomlinson July 9, 1948 – April 13, 2016   Danny Michael Tomlinson passed away on April 13, 2016 at Hope West Care Center in Grand Junction, CO. He was 67 years old. Danny was born to the union of Happy August Draves a...
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Joan Mary McKinney (Altgilbers)

May 1, 2016

  Joan Mary (Altgilbers) McKinney is rejoicing in her Savior’s loving embrace as she went to spend eternity with Him on May 1, 2016. She was 86 years old. She had resided at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, CO for the last 18 months but h...
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William "Bill" Sands Thompson

May 2, 2016

  William “Bill” Sands Thompson June 17, 1930 ~ May 2, 2016 William “Bill” Sands Thompson, age 85, of Montrose, CO died peacefully at his home Monday morning, May 2, 2016. Bill, the only son of Jane Catherine (Sands) and Wil...
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Maria Erepina "Edith" Ann Lopez (Madril)

April 27, 2016

Maria Erepina "Edith" Ann Madril Lopez July 20,1924 - April 27, 2016.   As the matriarch of the Lopez family we are sad to announce the passing of our mother Edith Lopez. She passed away April27, 2016 at Delta County Memorial Hospital. ...



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Aloma Napua Bower (Nahinu)

June 15, 2016

  Aloma Napua Bower, a resident of Montrose, Colorado, died June 15, 2016 at her home at the age of 49. Aloma was born August 19, 1966 to John and Lillian (Cazimero) Nahinu at Camp Le Jeune, North Carolina. Aloma moved to the Big Islan...

Phyllis Lou Whitlow (Wiens)

June 28, 2016

  Phyllis Lou (Wiens) Whitlow was born on June 6, 1954, accompanied by her twin brother Philip, to Calvin and Mary Lou (Lohrenz) Wiens in Hays, Kansas.  She grew up in Wichita, Kansas.   She gave her heart to the Lord at a young age an...

Kurt F Stoy

August 29, 2016

  Kurt F. Stoy, retired business owner, died on August 29, 2016 at age 88. Kurt was born in St. Louis, Missouri on October 8, 1927 to German immigrants, Walter and Frieda (Nuemann) Stoy.  Kurt’s father was a steam engineer on the Ha...

Clarence Alvin Blunt

September 21, 2016

Clarence Alvin Blunt September 8, 1927 ~ September 21, 2016   Clarence Alvin Blunt, age 89, passed away on September 21, 2016 in the comforts of his home, with his wife at his side. Clarence was born on September 8, 1927 in West Port To...

DeAnna Elizabeth Snyder (Ormsby)

September 23, 2016

    DeAnna Elizabeth Snyder September 10, 1977 ~ September 23, 2016   DeAnna Elizabeth Snyder was born September 10, 1977 in Valentine, Nebraska. She passed away September 23, 2016, having just celebrated her 39th birthd...

Kenneth William Kohlenberg

September 21, 2016

Kenneth William Kohlenberg July 22, 1926 ~ September 21, 2016   Kenneth William Kohlenberg, age 90, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at the Homestead of Montrose.  Ken was born on July 22, 1926 to William and Ida (Siever) Kohl...

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Donald Ray Barnett

October 15, 2016

  Donald Ray Barnett June 23, 1937 ~ October 15, 2016   Donald Ray Barnett of 18 Aspen Montrose, CO died at home of a massive heart attack October 15, 2016, at the age of 79.  Services will be at Montrose United Methodist C...

Louise Dennen (Book)

October 15, 2016

  Louise Dennen July 24, 1934 ~ October 15, 2016   Louise Dennen, age 82, passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Valley Manor Care Center. Louise was born July 24, 1934 to James and Elsie (Rufer) Book in Hunting Park, ...


Ret. Lt. Col Jack Alfred Mikkelsen

October 24, 2016

  Ret. Lt. Col. Jack Alfred Mikkelsen, 94, of Montrose, Colorado passed away peacefully on October 24th, 2016 at Montrose Memorial Hospital. He was born in Ogden, Utah July 23, 1922 to Clarence Mikkelsen and Bertha Green. Jack graduate...

James Duane Hillyard

October 20, 2016

  James Duane Hillyard January 1, 1943~October 20, 2016   James Duane Hillyard, of Montrose, passed away at San Juan Living Center on October 20, 2016. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, to James Monroe Hillyard and Edna ...

Helen Joleen Corrigan (Heald)

October 26, 2016

Helen Joleen Corrigan July 16, 1928 ~ October 26, 2016 Helen Joleen Corrigan, age 88, passed away on October 26, 2016 at Colorow Care Center in Olathe, Colorado. Joleen was born to Vivian S. and Hazel May (Payne) Heald on July 16, 1928 in Benni...

Donald Gene Turley

November 18, 2016

  Donald Gene Turley January 27, 1931 ~ November 18, 2016   Donald Gene Turley passed away November 18, 2016 in Grand Junction, CO.  He was born January 27, 1931 in Corydon, Indiana.  The family moved to Denver when Gene w...

Robert Hugh Wilson

November 21, 2016

  Robert Hugh Wilson September 26, 1934 ~ November 21, 2016 Robert Hugh Wilson passed away Monday, November 21, 2016, at Valley Manor Care Center, in Montrose, CO, at the age of 82, from complications from Parkinson’s Disease. Bo...