Death Notices, Feb. 22, 2014
■ Judy Baker, 70, Fruita, died Feb. 19, 2014, at Community Hospital.
No services are planned.
Mrs. Baker was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Bill; one son, Roger Ward of Fruita; one daughter, Susan Chadwick of Minutrn; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
■ Maurine Ruth Fitzgerald “Nonie” Birkedahl, 85, Grand Junction, died Feb. 20, 2014, at Larchwood Inns.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2542 G Road, Grand Junction.
Ms. Birkedahl was a licensed clinical social worker, pyschotherapist and musician.
She is survived by one son, Walt; one daughter, Michele Berry of Grand Junction; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
■ Lillian Lucille Mason, 95, Grand Junction, died Feb. 20, 2014, at La Villa Grande.
Arrangements are pending with Grand Junction Funeral Home.
Ms. Mason was a bookkeeper and worked with youth.
She is survived by one son, Hal; three sisters, Doris Reeves, Alice Reeves and Dolores Rives, all of Clarksville, Ark.; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest Hospice.
■ Mary Louise Petersen, 84, Grand Junction, died Feb. 21, 2014, at HopeWest Hospice, 3090B N. 12th St.
Arrangements are pending with Palisade Funeral Home.
Ms. Petersen was a telephone operator.
She is survived by two daughters, Cathy Herron and Terri Jarvis, both of Grand Junction; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
■ Gene J. Wallace, 74, Grand Junction, died Feb. 20, 2014, at his home.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the First Church of the Nazarene.
Mr. Wallace was a contract administrator.
He is survived by his wife, Jeannie; two sons, Scott of Klamath Falls, Ore., and Wayne of Florence, Ky.; one daughter, Nancy McCrillis of Enumclaw, Wash.; and seven grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Harden Hospice, 2764 Compass Drive, Suite 110, Grand Junction 81506.