Death Notices, Dec. 5, 2013
■ John B. Chiaro, 93, Grand Junction, died Monday at Mesa Manor. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary followed by a graveside service at Calvary Cemetery.
He is survived by three sisters, Lucy Shuey of Murietta, Calif., Rosie Loitz of Escondido, Calif., and Angie Sinnott of San Lorenzo, Calif.
■ William “Bill” Robert Morton, 77, Grand Junction, died Nov. 21, 2013, at his home. A private family service is scheduled.
Mr. Morton was a teacher.
■ Jacqueline A. Skurow, 41, Grand Junction, died Nov. 23, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital. Services will be 1 p.m. Dec. 20 at Church on the Rock, 2170 Broadway.
She is survived by her husband, Arren; her parents, Jefferson and Josephine Hockenberry; and three brothers, Jefferson Charles, Bruce and John.
■ Richard P. Sparn, 83, Grand Junction, died Dec. 13, 2013, at LaVilla Grande Care Center. Services are pending.
Mr. Sparn was owner and operator of Sparn’s Shoes.
He is survived by his wife, Lee; one son, David, of Denver; two daughters, Sandy Parkerson of Grand Junction, and Diane Sparn of Windsor; one brother, Edwin of New Milford, Conn.; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest Hospice and Palliative Care Center, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, Colo. 81505.
■ Ken Wilson, 62, Grand Junction, died Dec. 2, 2013, at his home. Services will be 7 p.m. Sunday at Messiah Lutheran Church, 840 N. 11th St.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia; one son, Nathan A., of Grand Junction; and one daughter, Sarah L. Tunget of Thornton.