Kenneth Wayne Zimbelman

July 11, 2019

Kenneth Wayne Zimbelman 68 went to be with the Lord, July 11, 2019, with his wife Penny Lynn (Sanburg) Zimbelman at his side. He fought cancer valiantly but as he said, he lost the battle but won the war, he was going to be with his savior. He was

Ethel Mae Kibel (Willey)

July 14, 2019

Ethel Mae Kibel, 76, passed away on July 14th, 2019 with her family by her side in her home in Montrose Colorado after a five-year battle against cancer. Celebration of life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 18th at Crippin Funeral Home in

Ann L Jones (Hofmann)

June 26, 2019

Ann L. Jones May 28, 1959 ~ June 26, 2019 Ann L. Jones joined her father, William J. Hofmann, and granddaughter Eliana Herrera in heaven on June 26, 2019 after an 11 year battle with cancer. She was surrounded by family at the time of her pass

Michael Dean McCaslin

July 5, 2019

Michael Dean McCaslin October 21, 1954 -July 5, 2019 Michael Dean McCaslin, age 64, died on July 5, 2019 at home in Montrose after a short illness. Mike was born in North Hollywood, California on October 21, 1954, the son of Lois Jean

August Charles "Chuck" Hast

June 26, 2019

August Charles “Chuck” Hast Chuck Hast, 91, of Montrose, passed away June 26, 2019. He was born July 23, 1927 to August and Ida (Schepler) Hast in Brighton, Colorado, the youngest of 10 children. His high school years were spent at St. John

Ruthann Catt Douglas (Evans)

June 29, 2019

Ruthann Evans Catt Douglas, age 84, of Delta, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the San Juan Care Center in Montrose on June 29, 2019. Ruthann’s sweet, quiet, hardworking spirit was known to all of her friends and family. Rutha

Delbert D. Carkhuff

June 28, 2019

Delbert D. Carkhuff, 85, died Friday morning, June 28. Delbert was born October 18, 1933, in Montrose, Colorado, to Wilber Newton Carkhuff and Della Tagg Carkhuff. Delbert served in the National Guard before marrying Anna Dorene May 6, 1962 raising h

Beverly Dow (Carlson)

June 29, 2019

Beverly (Carlson) Dow passed away on June 29, 2019, at her home in Montrose. Beverly was born on June 15, 1934 to Ruth Ecklund Carlson and Elmer A. Carlson in the village of Thomson, Minnesota.  She attended school in Carlton and Cloquet, MN.  She

Raymon William Snyder

June 13, 2019

RAYMON WILLIAM SNYDER Raymon (Ray) William Snyder passed away peacefully at home in Traverse City, Michigan on Thursday, June 13, 2019.  He was born on December 6, 1943 in Lamar, Colorado to Fay H. Snyder and Serena M. (Middagh) Snyder.  He spen


James Louis Beard

June 29, 2019

James Louis Beard, age 84, passed away peacefully in his home due to Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis on June 29, 2019 with his wife Charleen, and son, David by his side. Jim was born on August 15, 1934 to Grover and Doris Beard in Aurora, IL. He began

Gabriel Pino Gomez

June 29, 2019

Gabriel Pino Gomez, 15 of Montrose, Co. Went to his everlasting home with the Lord on June 29,2019. Gabriel was born in Montrose, Colorado on December 22,2003. Gabriel is survived by his parents Ismael Pino-Franco and Reynalda Pino-Franco; Brothers

John Stanley Blakney

June 7, 2019

John Stanley Blakney, 67, passed away on June 7, 2019 at his home in Ouray County surrounded by his family.  He was diagnosed with Melanoma 15 months ago, and lived this past year with grace, awareness, and gratitude for the moments spent with loved

Tad Hunter Sickels

June 23, 2019

Tad Hunter Sickels, 16, of Naturita, CO, passed away on June 23, 2019 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born in Montrose, CO on August 8, 2002, the youngest son of Sam and Mindy Sickels.  He attended Nucla High School, where

Judith Rae Timmons

June 14, 2019

Judith Rae Timmons age 58 passed away peacefully with family by her side June 14th 2019 in Delta, Colorado. Born May 31st 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio to Richard A. Timmons (deceased) and Joan Iacono (Joseph). Judith is survived by her husband Je

Martine James Luna

June 14, 2019

Martine James Luna was born Martin Pablo Garcia on July 17, 2000 in Montrose, Colorado to Geri (Garcia) Williams and Martin Garcia Enriquez. He became the adopted son of his Grandfather and Grandmother, James and Cathie Martinez on January 15, 2015,

Matthew Jordan Retherford

June 12, 2019

Matthew Jordan Retherford   Matthew Retherford was born August 23, 1986, in Montrose, CO. He passed away June 12, 2019, in a tragic accident. Matthew loved life. He enjoyed drawing, tattooing and online gaming. He especially loved playi


Joseph Robert Lyke

May 19, 2019

Joseph Robert Lyke August 23, 1935 – May 19, 2019   Joseph (Joe) Robert Lyke age 83 of Montrose passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the Mantey Heights Care Center in Grand Junction. Joe was born on August 23, 1935 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Michael Eugene Ackerson

June 8, 2019

Michael Eugene Ackerson 66, of Montrose, CO passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday June 8, 2019. He was born August 13, 1952 in Uravan, CO to Rosalie and Willis Ackerson. Mike graduated in 1970 from Nucla High School and married to Susan (Gardn

Michael Eugene Ackerson

June 8, 2019

Michael Eugene Ackerson 66, of Montrose, CO passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday June 8, 2019. He was born August 13, 1952 in Uravan, CO to Rosalie and Willis Ackerson. Mike graduated in 1970 from Nucla High School and married to Susan (Gardn

Peggy Elaine Williams (Hawks)

June 10, 2019

Peggy Elaine Williams December 18, 1945- June 10, 2019   Peggy died peacefully surrounded by family and friends at San Juan Living Center in Montrose, Colorado June ·10 th after a brief battle with cancer. She was born Peggy Elaine Haw

Dora E. Padilla (Whitson)

May 25, 2019

Dora E. Padilla Montrose resident Dora Padilla died on May 25, 2019 at Montrose Memorial Hospital. She was 82 years old. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday June 8, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel. Dora Elizabeth

Geraldine Krotz

May 22, 2019

Geraldine Krotz November 26, 1954- May 22,2019   Gerry Krotz passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by loved ones on Wednesday, May 22nd. Geraldine Krotz was born on November 26, 1954 in Cleveland, OH to Richard Krotz and Catherin


Joseph Patrick Sheehan

May 30, 2019

Joseph Patrick Sheehan died on May 30, 2019 after a 5-month battle with lung cancer. He was 77.  Services will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on June 5, 2019 at  10:00 am, with arrangements being handled by Crippin Funeral Home. Internment at C

Beth Davidson (Hudson)

May 25, 2019

Beth Davidson, 93, of Olathe, passed away Saturday, May 25, at home, with her family.  Beth was born to Grover and Ollie Hudson, in Oneida, Kentucky, on April 20, 1926, the middle child of 11.  She graduated from Oneida Bible Institute in 1946, the


Nick Huntington Gray

May 24, 2019

Nick Huntington Gray 2-11-1919 – 5-24-2019   Life-long resident and living legend of Montrose County, Nick Gray, passed away in his own home on Friday, May 24, following his final horseback ride at the age of 100. Nick was born to Joe and Addi

Berniece McClanahan (King)

May 27, 2019

Berniece King McClanahan passed away Monday, May 27, 2019. She was born December 14, 1919 in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado, to John Frank King and Grace Rankin King. She is survived by her daughter, Carmona Adams, of Salt Lake City, a son, Lowell Dale McC

Ruth Stone (Shelly)

May 21, 2019

  Ruth Stone July 11, 1926 – May 21, 2019 Ruth Stone passed away in Montrose on May 21, 2019.  She was born on July 11, 1926 in Borger, TX to Bob and Belle Shelly.  Her parents homesteaded a ranch south of La Junta, Colorado and her

George Stephen Unrein

May 20, 2019

George Stephen Unrein went to be with Our Heavenly Father on May 20, 2019. He was surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his home. While he knew it was time to leave this mortal life he went reluctantly. George grew up in Montrose where