Death notices, April 16, 2014
■ N. Keith Coombe, 85, Grand Junction, died April 12, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital & Medical Center. Services will be 1 p.m. April 26 at the Callahan-Edfast Mortuary Chapel.
Mr. Coombe was a manager with Xcel Energy.
He is survived by his wife, Betty; one son, David of Mack; one daughter, Kristy L. Mamigonian of Littleton; one brother, Walter H. of Aurora; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest Hospice and Palliative Care Center, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, or American Heart Association File 30947 P.O. Box 60000, San Francisco 94160.
■ William Richard “Dick” Green, 88, Montrose, died Jan. 7, 2014, at San Juan Living Center in Montrose. A memorial service with military honors takes place 1 p.m. April 24 at the Veterans Memorial Park Cemetery of Western Colorado in Grand Junction.
■ Allen J. “Hoppy” Havens, 57, Grand Junction, died Friday in Grand Junction. Services will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary Chapel.
Mr. Havens was a welder for Union Pacific railroad.
He is survived by his wife, Karen; one son, Eric Lundy of Loveland; three daughters Alicia Romero, Amber Rose and Jamie Lundy, all of Grand Junction; his mother, Ila Royle of Grand Junction; one brother, Dennis Havens of Collbran; one sister, Zila Samora; and four grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Colorado chapter of the Make a Wish Foundation.
■ Leo E. Hyland, 84, Grand Junction, died April, 2014, at Mesa Manor. Private services are planned.
He is survived by his wife, Joan L. of Grand Junction.
■ Gilbert Valdez, 72, Farmington, N.M., died Dec. 15 at his home. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Gunnison Valley Church of the Nazarene in Delta. Graveside services follow at Mesa View Cemetery.
He is survived by two brothers, Val of Santa Ana, Calif., and Paul of Clifton; and eight sisters, Kathryn Olsen of Long Beach, Calif., Jane Sandovol and Corine Salazar, both of Grand Junction, Margaret Williamson of Montrose and Louise Munoz, Ruth Salazar, Christine Valdez and Monica Mathews, all of Delta.
■ Margie Ann Vetter, 63, Delta, died March 17, 2014, at her residence. Services will be noon April 26 at Confluence Park Pavilion in Delta. A barbecue follows.
She is survived by her daughter, Ronda Pollock of Grand Junction; one son, Ward of Delta; her parents, Joe and Peggy Campanella of Raton, N.M.; one sister, Betty Marable of Edgewood, N.M.; one brother, Charlie Campanella of Moffat; and three grandchildren.