Death Notices, Dec. 17, 2013
■ Dana Brewer, 49, Clifton, died Dec. 13, 2013.
Services are pending with Palisade Funeral Home.
Mr. Brewer was a pilot/aircraft mechanic.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca of Clifton; two sons, Jesse and Donald Taylor; one daughter, Tara Good; one brother, Mike; and one sister, Carmen Cody.
■ Jack William Drake, 89, Grand Junction, died Dec. 12, 2013, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center Hospice.
No services are planned.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Alice of Grand Junction; two sons, Steven and Edwin; one daughter, Catherine Drake; and one grandchild.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Junction CLC Hospice Fund, 2121 North Ave, Grand Junction 81502.
■ Orville Wesley “Wes” England, 90, Austin, died Dec. 15, 2013, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, with a private family graveside service to follow at Cory Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Mary of Austin; two sons, Leonard of Glenwood Springs, and Michael of Rico; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wes England Memorial Fund at Taylor Funeral Service.
■ Mary Etzler, 64, Grand Junction, died Dec. 13, 2013, at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Memorial services are pending with Grand Junction Funeral Home.
Survivors include one son, Destry C.; one daughter, Candy Russell; three brothers, Danny, Eddie and Sammy Jr. Relaford; and one grandchild.
■ Dawne Gundel, 56, Grand Junction, died Dec. 14, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
No services are planned.
Ms. Gundel was a sales representative.
Survivors include her husband, Lewis Mathis; one son, David Scott Boswell III; one brother, Tom; and one sister, Susan Ormsby.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 330 White Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Chris Jouflas, 87, Grand Junction, died Dec. 12, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Jouflas was a rancher.
He is survived by his wife, Connie; two sons, Peter and Steve; two daughters, Denise Jouflas-Lipp and Georgann Jouflas; and six grandchildren.
Visitation will be at 5 p.m. today at St. Nicholas Church, with a Trisagion service at 7 p.m. Funeral services to be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday
■ SandraLee C. McMahon Rudeseal, 66, Clifton, died Dec. 6, 2013, at her home.
Survivors include her partner, Steve Wellman; two sons, Kurt Jenne and William Jellison II; one daughter, Sabrina Clothier; mother, Ruth McMahon; three brothers, George, Rodney and Larry; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the SabrinaLee C. McMahon Rudeseal Memorial Fund under the name of Sabrina Clothier at any Western Rockies Credit Union.
■ Isabel Duarte-Melendrez, 55, Grand Junction, died Dec. 14, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center.
Ms. Duarte-Melendrez was a teacher’s aid.
Visitation will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary Chapel, and memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the chapel.
Survivors include her husband, Jose Rafael of Grand Junction; one son, Javier Gaytan of Denver; four daughters, Cindy Gonzalez of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Yolanda Alarcon of Clifton and Jessica Mosqueda and Marivel Preze, both of Grand Junction; five brothers, Manual, Tony and Alex Delgado, and Ray and Mick Montano, all of Farmington, N.M.; two sisters, Geraldine Manzanares of Grand Junction, and Brenda Gurule of Espanola, N.M.; 15 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.