Death notices, Feb. 14, 2014
■ Jane Cooper, 60, Rifle, died Feb. 7, 2014, at HopeWest Hospice.
A private service will be held at a later date.
Survivors include three sons, Bob Cooper of Greeley, Jesse Bugielski of Rifle, and Bill Cooper of Illinois; two daughters, Mandi Cooper and Takisha Bugielski, both of Rifle; one sister, Betty Johns of Rifle; and 10 grandchildren.
■ Ruth Kathleen Corbin, 87, Palisade, died Feb. 11, 2014, at Palisade Living Center.
No services are planned at this time.
Ms. Corbin was a homemaker.
Survivors include two sons, David of Palisade and Paul of Bryan, Texas; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
■ Rodney Dale Nelson, 60, Clifton, died Feb. 10, 2014, at his home.
A private family service is today.
Survivors include two sons, Brendon and Scott, both of Simi Valley, Calif.; his parents, Wendell and Margery Nelson of Grand Junction; and one brother, David of Hanford, Calif.
■ Saul Lewis Smithson, 76, Hotchkiss, died Feb. 7, 2014, at Delta Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Feb. 22 at Redlands Mesa Grange in Hotchkiss.
Survivors include his wife, Dina; four daughters, Lisa Thrapp and Sheila Smithson, both of Riddle, Ore., Lynn Ferder of Roseberg, Ore., and Karen Johnson of Estacada, Ore.; 12 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.