Death Notices, Feb. 14, 2013
■ Scott Lawrence Conner, 41, Clifton, died Feb. 11, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Connection Church.
Survivors include his wife Shannon; one son, Benjamin French of Clifton; three daughters, Ashley Carter, Megan Conner and Amanda French, all of Clifton; his parents, Jim and Joan of Grand Junction; two brothers, Jeff of Grand Junction and Joey of Wasilla, Alaska; one sister, Denise Heizer of Grand Junction; and one grandchild.
Memorial contributions to Make-A-Wish at http://www.wish.org or 7951 E. Maplewood Ave., Greenwood Village, CO 80111.
■ Philip Erikson, 88, Grand Junction, died Feb. 2, 2013, at his home.
No services will take place.
Mr. Erikson was a farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Juanita; and stepbrother John Anderson of Watford City, N.D.
■ Kate Elizabeth Estes, 90, Whitewater, died Feb. 11, 2013, at her home.
Services will be later through Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth Bortles of Nucla.
■ Alfred C. Fredlund, 74, Delta, died Feb. 11, 2013, at his home.
Services will be later at Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Marjorie; one son, Scott of Delta; two daughters, Catherine of Delta and Christine of Wetumpka, Ala.; one brother Jon of Winter Park, Fla.; one sister, Diana of Sun City, Ariz.; and two grandchildren.
■ Phoebe “Joy” Needham, 74, Palisade, died Feb. 11, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
No services are planned.
Mrs. Needham was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Darrell, two sons, Claude of Las Vegas and Joseph of Texas, and four grandchildren.
■ Lana Shearer, 56, Clifton, died Feb. 1, 2013, at her residence.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Palisade Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, Gerald; two daughters, Laina Gerber of Clifton and Lana Vonetta Tanner of Grand Junction; her parents, Bobby and Lois Weaver of Clifton; and one brother, Von Weaver of Amarillo, Texas.
■ Jose D. “JD” Ybarra, 27, Grand Junction, died Feb. 10, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, followed at 1 p.m. by services at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Burial will follow at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.
Mr. Ybarra was a cook.
Survivors include his parents, Michael and Shauna of Grand Junction; and two brothers, Michael J. Jr. and Leonard A., both of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to the Jose “JD” Ybarra Memorial Account c/o Credit Union of Colorado, 202 Main St., Grand Junction, 81501.