Death notices: Aug. 19, 2010
Walter Paul Hofferber, 80, Grand Junction, died August 17, 2010, at Palisades Living Center.
Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services are at 10 a.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast. Military honors are at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Survivors include three daughters, Susan Kerschen of Broomfield, Marjie Brenner of Tulsa, Okla., and Julie McEndree of Grand Junction; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
Martin Allen McNeal, 60, Palisade, died August 15, 2010 at his home.
Services are at 10 a.m. Friday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Mr. McNeal was a mechanic.
Survivors include two sisters, Marilyn Narenkivicius of Palisade and Darlene Jordan Holmes of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to Roice-Hurst Humane Society, 3320 D 1/2 Road, Clifton 81520.
Alvin J. Myers, 91, Grand Junction, died August 17, 2010, at Mantey Heights Care Center.
Services are at 2 p.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church. Burial will be at Veterans Memorial Cemetery with military honors.
Mr. Myers was a retired employee of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad.
Survivors include his wife, Muriel; three sons, Mitch Myers, Jeff Uhrlaub, and Randy Uhrlaub; one daughter, Roxie Burke; and several grandchildren.
Former Grand Junction resident William “Bill” Oberster, 70, died August 10, 2010, at Mills Peninsula Hospital in California.
Services are Friday in California.
Mr. Oberster was a retired businessman and financial secretary for SoftTile Workers Union.
Survivors include his wife, Joan of Pacifica, Calif.; one daughter, Lisa of Pacifica; one brother, Mel; two sisters, Barbara and Helen; and three grandchildren.