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.


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