Robert Eugene Romero

November 29, 2021

Robert Eugene Romero   Died early morning of 11-29-2021 in the presence of his step-daughter Brandi and Hope West Hospice, he was 85 years old. Robert (Bob) was born to Henry Romero and Mary Madaline (O’Donald) Romero on Feb. 2, 1936,...

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Richard (Rick) Levi LaPena

November 27, 2021

Richard Levi LaPena (Rick) Rick passed away Saturday, November 27th at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He was on August 2nd, 1973, to Terry and Rebecca LaPena in Montrose. He was a lifelong resident of Montrose, except the years he was in t...

Laura Lou Clair (Gates)

November 27, 2021

Laura Lou Clair (Gates) ran with joy into her Savior’s arms on Saturday, November 27th, 2021 @ 4:14 pm. She was surrounded by the love of her family and in her home as she rejoined her beloved husband, Dave Clair and many other precious family a...


William (Bill) Robert Schmutzler

November 7, 2021

William “Bill” Robert Schmutzler left this world on Sunday, November 7, 2021.  Bill was born in Denver on February 16, 1940, to Chris Schmutzler and Eleanor Callison of St. Joseph, Missouri. Bill grew up in Denver and graduated from East High. ...

Bonnie Jean Williams (Bastian)

November 25, 2021

Bonnie Jean (Bastian) Williams graduated to Heaven on November 25, 2021.  She was born to Weldon and Melba (Parker) Bastian in Spokane, Washington on September 16, 1941. Bonnie was the third of seven children in their family. Bonnie Jean had a ze...

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John Edward Appelhanz

November 5, 2021

  John Edward Appelhanz   John Edward Appelhanz, lifetime resident of the Montrose / Olathe area, passed away on Friday, November 5, 2021, at the age of 89. John E. was born on January 23, 1932, to John and Mary (Unrein) Appelhanz....

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Danny Bud Blowers

October 31, 2021

DANNY BUD BLOWERS 10/10/48 – 10/31/21   Danny was born and raised in Montrose CO. He attended Northside and Columbine and was a wrestler for Montrose High School. He attended and wrestled for Trinidad State and Mesa College. He then s...
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Ester & Romana Montonati & Hibbs

Beloved Sisters Ester Montonati 10/11/1938 ~ 11/1/2021 and Romana G Hibbs 11/18/1942 ~ 11/4/2021   Both Ester and Romana were born in Regnana, Italy, to Dominico and Clementina (Mattivi) Groff. After immigrating to the United States, th...
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Kathryn Alice Bruce (Watson)

October 9, 2021

Kathryn Alice Bruce August 9, 1934 - October 9, 2021   Kathryn was born to David and Alice Watson in Bellaire, Kansas. She and her family moved to Montrose when she was five. She attended school in Montrose, graduating from High School ...


Harold Lewis Hansen

November 4, 2021

Harold Lewis Hansen, age 87, passed away peacefully on November 4, 2021, in Montrose.   Harold was born in 1934 in Seward Nebraska and moved to his longtime home of Montrose in 1964. `Harold is survived by his wife Goldie Hansen who resides in t...

Lloyd Eldon Watson

October 21, 2021

Lloyd Eldon Watson May 7, 1930 – October 21, 2021 Lloyd Eldon Watson was born May 7,1930 to David and Alice (Clemison) Watson in Kansas and was one of 6 children. The family moved from Kansas to Montrose, CO at a young age. Lloyd married J...
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Virginia (Ginny) Marie McGinnis (Burbridge)

October 25, 2021

Virginia “Ginny” Marie McGinnis of Milton, Florida passed away in Montrose, CO on Tuesday October 25th, 2021 at the age of 72 years old. Ginny was born on August 18, 1949 to Woodrow and Elsie Burbridge. She was raised in Westchester Californi...

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Wayne Everett Wolff

October 25, 2021

Wayne Everett Wolff went to be with his Heavenly Father on October 25, 2021 at the age of 85.  He was born June 19, 1936 in Cortez, Colorado.  He attended first through eighth grades at Lebanon School and graduated from Cortez High School in 1954...
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Frank Victor Vigil

October 2, 2021

Frank Victor Vigil 10/25/1957 - 10/2/2021 died at the age of 63 with family around him. Frank was born in Leadville, Colorado, he grew up in and around the Leadville and Montrose area. He graduated from Olathe High School in 1975 going on to gradu...

Victoria Lynette Albiso

October 8, 2021

Victoria Lynette Albiso, born on February 20, 1981 in Durango Colorado, was promoted to the loving arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ on October 8th, 2021 in Grand Junction, CO. Victoria held several posts in retail, but her passion was loving her chil...


Louis R. Vigil

October 5, 2021

Louis R. Vigil was born on April 12, 1932 in Trujillo Creek, Colorado to Luis and Bersdabe Vigil the youngest of 11 children. He passed from his bonds on earth on October 5, 2021 at 11:30 pm He attended grade school in Trujillo Creek and High Scho...


Aubrey Lee Casto

What is a brother?  By Jean Adkins The dictionary says he has common ties and interest of the clan.  Be it through blood or close fellowship.  Born a year earlier than I, on a Monday, April 25th This little ditty says he is fair of face.  Tues...
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Elsie Faye Hopping (Abrahamson)

October 11, 2021

Montrose resident Elsie Faye (Abrahamson) Hopping passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021, with her daughter Barbara and granddaughter Staci by her side. Elsie was born on October 16, 1938, in Montrose, Colorado to Rudolph (Bud) and Alma (Andrews)...
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Matthew (Matt) George Miketa

October 2, 2021

Matthew (Matt) George Miketa, beloved husband, father, brother, grandpa, nephew, uncle cousin and friend passed away peacefully Oct.2, 2021 after a brief illness. Matt was born Aug 15, 1956 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was preceded in death by his fath...
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Judy Lynn Willson (Hopping)

October 6, 2021

Montrose resident Judy Lynn Willson passed away on Wednesday October 6, 2021, with her family by her side. She was 61 years old. Judy was born on November 19, 1959, at Montrose, Colorado to Donald and Elsie (Abrahamson) Hopping. She spent her chil...


Harold Earl Wolfe

September 26, 2021

Harold Earl Wolfe June 12, 1926- September 26, 2021 Harold E Wolfe, age 95, passed away on Sunday September 26 with family around him.  Harold was born in Parma, MO. to Pearl and Ethan Wolfe.  He grew up in Ft. Wayne, IN.  He followed in his...
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Tracy J Powell

October 13, 2021

Tracy J. Powell, 61, passed away on Sept. 13, 2021. Tracy was born July 23, 1960, to Juel F. Powell and Dorothy Jones Powell in Ogden, Utah. He grew up in Utah, Redding California; Palisade, Idaho; Alcova, Wyoming, and Montrose, Colorado. Tracy mo...

Randy Bob (Krandall) Lucero

October 3, 2021

Randy Bob “Krandall” Lucero, age 58, of Olathe, Colorado, passed away on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 8th, 2021, at the Olathe First Assembly of God Church, in Olathe Colorado. Concludi...


Lynn James (JIm) Walters

September 12, 2021

In loving memory of Lynn James “Jim” Walters. Jim, as he was fondly called by close friends, passed away on September 12, 2021, at Montrose Memorial in Hospital. He had been diagnosed six weeks before with heart failure, to which he succumb...

Betty Jean Kiker (Martin)

September 21, 2021

Betty Jean Kiker November 21, 1948 - September 21, 2021 Betty Jean Kiker was born in Montrose Co November 21, 1948 to Chartes and Mary E Martin. She peacefully passed away September 21, 2021 at St Mary's Hospital at the age of 72. She travelled...

Maximus Paul Schuetz

June 14, 2021

In Loving Memory of Maximus Paul Schuetz February 11th, 2004 - June 14th, 2021   Maximus passed at the age of 17, peacefully at home, Montrose, CO, from Treatment-Induced Glioblastoma after battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia since the...

Coraleen L Burris (Cummings)

September 15, 2021

Coraleen L. Burris née Cummings, 84 of Montrose, CO passed away peacefully in her home, Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Coraleen was born January 12, 1937, in Cortez, CO.  She moved to California with her parents as a young girl and later met and...
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John Mark Strole

September 17, 2021

John Mark Strole was born March 31, 1952 in Newton IL. to John and Lela Strole. Mark, which is what we called him by, grew up in Newton, IL. and graduated from Newton High School in 1970. In 1971, while Mark was visiting Colorado, he met his futur...