Death Notices, April 22, 2014
■ Joseph William Brown, 73, died April 20, 2014, in Fruita.
Services are pending with Martin Mortuary.
Survivors include two sons, John Henry Brown II of Grand Junction and Jay William Brown of Providence, R.I.; one daughter, Elise Jody Brown of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and two grandchildren.
■ Betty Jane Hepburn, 84, Grand Junction, died April 20, 2014, at Larchwood Inns.
Survivors include two sons, Vancil Hepburn of Clifton and Glen Hepburn of Grand Junction; one daughter, Debbie Rowell of Paonia; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Geannie Montoya, 67, Grand Junction, died April 16, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday at the Garden Village Apartments Recreation Area.
Survivors include four sons, Charles Trujillo, Vince Garcia, Timothy Trujillo and Trini Trujillo, all of Grand Junction; and one daughter, Elizabeth Nunez; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Native Ink, 1150 N. 25th St., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Kelli Lyn O’Connor, 54, Grand Junction, died April 19, 2014, at HopeWest Care Center.
Private family services are planned at a later date.
Survivors include her husband, Anthony; one son, Kyle of Grand Junction; one daughter, Hillarie O’Connor-Shepherd of Aurora; one brother, Kent Allen of Spencer, Mass.; one sister, Kolleen Whitney of Denver; and three grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.
■ Former Delta County resident Mary K. Patterson, 93, died April 17, 2014, at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, Mont.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. tonight at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Delta. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church with burial to follow at Garden of Memories in Crawford.
Survivors include one son, Ralph of Bullhead City, Ariz.; one daughter, Katherine Stuart of Great Falls; two brothers, Robert Keenan of Montrose and Raymond Keenan of Grand Junction; one sister, Agnes Oglesby of Hotchkiss; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Delta Senior Center, 247 Meeker St., Delta 81416.