Death Notices, Dec. 5, 2012

Morris R. Beebe Sr., 71, Mack, died Dec. 3, 2012, at home.

Services will be at a later date.

Mr. Beebe Sr. was self-employed.

Survivors include his wife, Arleen; two sons, Carl of Mack and Morris Jr. of Fruita; two daughters, Candace Wiley of Idaho and Colleen Roberts of Mack; one brother, Robert of California; one sister, Barbara Mosher of Arizona; 22 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Johnnie “John” Fair, 70, Grand Junction, died Dec. 3, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Services are pending with Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.

Mr. Fair was a general contractor.

Survivors include one son, Johnnie of Grand Junction; two daughters, Jeane Pittman of Grand Junction and Jami Zimmerman of Silt; two brothers, Roy of Chetopa, Kan., and Bob of Clifton; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Robert Lester Greenway, 83, Grand Junction, died Nov. 26, 2012, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

Survivors include one son, Doug of Eagle, Idaho; two daughters, Pam Orozco of Ojai, Calif., and Jane Coffey of Casper, Wyo.; one brother, Warren of Pahrump, Nev.; and three grandchildren.

Mickey Hamn, 61, Mack, died Nov. 28, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Fruita Funeral Home. Services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

Survivors include three sons, Duane of Parachute, Maurice of Grand Junction and Monty of Denver; two daughters, Michelle Long of Grand Junction and Tracey Campbell of Lawton, Okla.; one brother, Frank Lowe Jr. of Houston; two sisters, Cheryl Poole of Houston and Linda Kaye Weaver of Trinity, Texas; 14 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Irene Viola Rees, 93, Grand Junction, died Dec. 2, 2012, at La Villa Grande Nursing Home.

Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at Martin Mortuary. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Martin Mortuary.

Ms. Rees was a homemaker, mental health technician and a 4-H youth leader.

Survivors include one son, Dale A. of Palisade; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 2754 Compass Drive, Suite 377, Grand Junction 81506.

June Elizabeth Turetzky, 94, Grand Junction, died Nov. 29, 2012, at Larchwood Inns.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Mesa Funeral Services. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Paonia. Graveside services will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Ms. Turetzky was an artist.

Survivors include five sons, James Larry deGraffenried of Milford, Utah, Teddy Aaron deGraffenried of Grand Junction, Ronald Eldon deGraffenried of Paonia, Donald Owen deGraffenried of Crawford and Delbert Lee Turetzky of Springville, Utah; two daughters, Betty Lou Morgan of Paonia and Murlynn Faye Jenks of Grand Junction; one brother, Hugh Leiper of Kent, Wash.; 26 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.


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