Death Notices, Aug. 6, 2013
■ Lee Nash Bumguardner, 93, Grand Junction, died Aug. 3, 2013, at Mantey Heights. A memorial service will be next spring.
Mr. Bumguardner was a rancher.
Survivors include three sons, Harold of Torrington, Wyo., Bill of Elida, N.M., and Scott Uhrlaub of Mesa; four daughters, Marla Stevenson of Tyler, Tex., JoAnne Williams of Fruita, and Deb Bumguardner and Jessica Bumguardner, both of Mesa; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and foster children.
Memorial contributions to Hope West Hospice Care Center, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506; US Bank in care of Jessica or Scott; or a charity of choice.
■ Velma A. Rhoades, 99, died July 29, 2013, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Thunder Mountain Church of Christ in Delta. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Gunnison Cemetery.
Survivors include three sons, Gene of Carlsbad, N.M., Wayne of Crawford and Norman of Hotchkiss; two daughters, Betty Prosser and Sharon Prosser, both of Delta; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grand children and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
■ Eugene Swanson, 86, Grand Junction, died Aug. 2, 2013, at Hope West Hospice Care Center. A wake will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Fruita Funeral Home. A Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grand Junction. Interment will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Elmwood Cemetery in Fruita.
Survivors include one son, Jim.