Death Notices: December 20, 2008
• Emery F. Hoyt Sr., 91, Grand Junction, died Dec. 18, 2008, at Palisades Living Center.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will take place at 2 p.m. Monday at the Palisade Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Esther; one son, Emery F. Jr. of Grand Junction; three daughters, Lucinda Rebecca Driscoll of Citrus Heights, Calif., Nellie Zimmerman of Cortez and Lena Carman of Loveland; one brother, Joe of Las Vegas; two sisters, Gladys Priddy of Howard, Wis., and Lois Peterson of Sturgis, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
Demorial contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 60307, Grand Junction 81506.
• Pearl Hoyt, 87, Grand Junction, died Dec. 18, 2008, at Hospice Care Center.
Services will take place at a later date.
Mrs. Hoyt was the owner and operator of Office Restaurant.
Survivors include two sons, David A. of Grand Junction and Kenneth A. of Rangely; one daughter, Linda K. Connors of Grand Junction; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 60307, Grand Junction 81506.
• James “Jim” Williams, 81, Delta, died Dec. 17, 2008, at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Services will take place at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Delta Taylor Funeral Services Chapel. Inurnment will follow at the Delta City Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Rosalinda; one son, David of Vallejo, Calif.; three daughters, Carol Jones of Hotchkiss, and Anita Johnson and Pam Foley, both of Delta; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to defray funeral costs can be sent to Anita Johnson, P.O. Box 797, Delta 81416.