Avelina G Martinez

May 11, 2021

Avelina G. Martinez, 96, of Montrose, Colorado, passed away on May 11, 2021. Avelina was born on April 29, 1925 in Tierra Amarilla, New Mexico. She married Silvano Martinez on September 22, 1951 in Rifle, Colorado. She is survived by numerous nieces,...

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Bruce Greensmith

May 17, 2021

Bruce was born February 28, 1937 in Battle Creek, Michigan to parents Sidney and Mildred Greensmith,  he had one older sister, Sally Ann North,  all of who have preceded him in death. He grew up in Battle Creek and graduated from BC High School ...

Tom Doherty

May 4, 2021

Montrose Colorado resident Tom Doherty died on March 4th, 2021.  He was 86. Tom was born in 1934 and grew up in Hoehne Colorado.  Tom met the love of his life in college in Fort Collins, and married Dorothy Prieskorn on June 11, 1955. Tom and...

Sherrol Ann Lichte

May 19, 2021

Sherrol Ann Lichte With profound sadness, we announce that on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, Sherrol Ann Lichte, 80, passed away peacefully at her home in Montrose, Colorado surrounded by her family. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, stepmother...

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Donald Lester Menzel

May 21, 2021

 Donald Lester Menzel March 16, 1935 – May 21, 2021     Donald “Don” Lester Menzel, 86, of Montrose, CO passed away on Monday, May 17, 2021 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction surrounded by his beloved wife, Sheila, and family ...

Suzanne Blair Lemser

May 3, 2021

Suzanne Blair Lemser passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 3, 2021 at the age of 85. She is survived by her loving husband Lawrence, daughters Lorrie Thomas, Jane Gonzales and Jody Nixon, son-in-laws Marc Gonzales & David Nixon, & grandc...

Arthur E. Towers

May 21, 2021

Arthur (Art) Eugene Towers   01/08/1931 ~~ 05/21/2021 Arthur (Art) Towers was born in Burlington Colorado to Marion and Opal Towers. He was the last surviving of the 5 children. Brother Lester, Sister Violet, sister LaVonne, Art, then brother Bo...

Elsie Geraldine Love

June 18, 2021

ELSIE GERALDINE LOVE Elsie Geraldine Love went to be with the Lord May 18, 2021 in Delta, Colorado.  She will be deeply missed by her family and friends! Elsie, known by her family as Toots, was born March 12, 1952 in Norwood, Colorado. They l...

Virginia Marie Ware (Love)

May 23, 2021

VIRGINIA MARIE WARE Virginia Marie Ware went to be with the Lord May 23, 2021 in Delta, Colorado. She will be so missed by her family, friends and the many patients she assisted where she worked. Virginia Marie, known to family and friends a...

Mildred Carol McFarland (McDaniel)

June 3, 2021

Mildred Carol McFarland   The family of Mildred Carol McFarland wishes to announce that she has passed on to her well-earned reward with our Heavenly Father. Born May 27, 1931, to Earl David McDaniel and Waneva Gertrude Wilkerson McDani...

Bonnie Jean Hamill (Boehler)

June 5, 2021

Lovingly nicknamed "Lance Parkertip, Noted Notary" by family members, Bonnie Jean Hamill,  passed away June 5, 2021 in Denver, Colorado. Bonnie, formerly of Montrose, Colorado, was born to the late Henry and Minnie Boehler (Klein) on August 30, 1929...

Shawna Lee Apt (Flowers)

June 4, 2021

Shawna Lee (Flowers) Apt January 15, 1971-June 4,2021 Shawna L. Apt passed from this life on June 4, 2021, after a lengthy illness with her family at her side. Shawna had a love for life and loved taking care of her dogs and cats, as well as fe...

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James Andrew Lee

June 10, 2021

James Andrew Lee was born October 16, 1944 to Brice F. Lee and Edith Forsman Lee in Montrose, CO and died on June 10, 2021 of metastatic cancer. Jim attended Uncompahgre School and graduated from MHS the class of 1962 where he was involved in stud...

Alice Kathleen Love (Pearman)

June 7, 2021

Alice Kathleen Love “Kathy” went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 7th, 2021 at Montage Creek.  She was born to William Clay and Effie Watts Pearman on December 7th, 1929 in Terre Haute, Indiana.  The family traveled west to Oregon in t...

Vern Dee Kelly, Jr.

June 1, 2021

Silverton resident Vern Dee Kelly, Jr. passed away at his home on Tuesday June 1, 2021. He was 69 years old. A graveside celebration of Dee’s life including Masonic Rites will be held on Friday June 18, 2021 at 10 AM at Grand View Cemetery. D...

Mary Ellen Coffee (Moon)

June 13, 2021

Mary Ellen Coffee went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 13, 2021. She was born to Howard Everett Moon and Anna Maxine (Wooten) Moon on June 6, 1932 in Manter, Kansas. The dust bowl forced the family to leave Kansas and move to Montrose, CO in 1...

Carmen Geraldine Petersen (Sawyer)

June 16, 2021

Carmen Geraldine Petersen   MONTROSE, COLORADO Carmen Geraldine Petersen passed away peacefully on June 16, 2021 at The Homestead assisted living center in Montrose, Colorado.  She was born on June 4, 1927 in East St. Louis, Illinois t...

Sharon Davidson (Roath)

June 19, 2021

Sharon Roath Davidson was born on December 26, 1943 to Walter and Marty Roath in Dallas, Texas.  She graduated high school from Thomas Jefferson in Dallas and worked at Neiman Marcus Department store.  She moved to San Francisco, worked in sales an...

Nancy Virginia Hanna

June 23, 2021

Nancy Virginia Hanna July 13, 1948 - June 23, 2021 Nancy Virginia Hanna, age 72, of Montrose, Colorado, died on June 23, 2021. She was born on July 13, 1948 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania to parents J. Richard and Olive Hanna. Nancy moved with h...

Darlene Fern Rummel

June 14, 2021

It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of our beloved Mother, Grand Mother, and Great Grand Mother Darlene Fern Rummel (better known to all as “Grandma D”), of Norwood, Colorado on June 14, 2021 at the age of 79 years. ...

Robert Maestas

June 27, 2021

Robert Maestas 38, Montrose passed away on June 27, 2021 at Montrose Memorial Hospital. Services will be scheduled for the Fall. Crippin Funeral Home and Crematory assisted the family. 970-249-2121    ...

Lois June Kitsmiller (Lampshire)

June 19, 2021

Lois June Kitsmiller, 89, passed away on June 19, 2021 at her home in Montrose, Colorado. Lois was born and raised in Delta, Colorado. She was a daughter of Chester Roy Lampshire, a farmer, and Effie Ruby Lampshire. Lois graduated at Delta High...

Margaret "Margie" Catherine Twombly (Sisneros)

June 1, 2021

Margaret “Margie” Catherine (Sisneros)Twombly April 18, 1933 – June 1, 2021   Margaret Catherine (Sisneros) Twombly, known as Margie to her friends and family, left this earth to be with her Savior on June 1, 2021.  She was in Mo...

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Bernard Franklin Newlin

July 2, 2021

Bernard Franklin Newlin September  27, 1927 – July 2, 2021 Bernard Franklin Newlin (Bernie) was born September  27, 1927 to Fred and Lucille (Tobin) Newlin in Montrose, Colorado. Bernard attended Oak Grove School thru the 8th grade and grad...

Marie Elam

July 4, 2021

Marie Elam passed away peacefully at home on July 4, 2021, in the presence of her children.  Marie was born on June 9, 1932, in Romeo, Colorado; and lived in Montrose for the past 70 years. Marie lived her life to the fullest, dancing every chanc...

Dean Charles Barber

June 23, 2021

Dean Charles Barber December 7, 1959 – June 23, 2021   Dean Charles Barber of Naturita, Colorado passed away at home on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, he was 61 years old. Dean was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Frank and Jean (May) ...