Death Notices, Feb. 26, 2013
■ Mary Elizabeth Cole, 99, Clifton, died Feb. 23, 2013, at Palisade Living Center.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the church, followed by burial at Grand Junction Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Survivors include three sons, Dennis of Palisade, Mike of Grand Junction and Phil of Manassas Park, Va.; two daughters, Judy Cole of Palisade and Betty Twitchell of Wasilla, Alaska; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 3745 G 4/10 Road, Palisade 81526.
■ Carolyn J. Dallman, 86, Loma, died Feb. 23, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services are at 10 a.m. Thursday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Survivors include her husband, O. “Russ;” and one brother, Richard Ross of Falmouth, Maine.
■ Eloy Adelmo Gallegos, 83, Grand Junction, died Feb. 22, 2013, at his home.
Visitation is at 5 p.m., with a rosary at 7 p.m., Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Fruita. Services are at 10 a.m. Friday at the church. Interment is at New Elmwood Cemetery.
Mr. Gallegos was an auto body repairman.
Survivors include his wife, Esther; three sons, Randy Sr. and Nestor, both of Grand Junction, and Mark D. of Denver; three daughters, Donna Standish of Grand Junction, Deb Aure of Delta and Char Carbajal of Westminster; one sister, Lizzie Montoya of Murray, Utah; 16 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
■ Edith Marie Langstaff, 70, Grand Junction, died Feb. 23, 2013, at Hospice Care Center.
Services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Palisade Funeral Home, followed by interment at Grand Junction Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, Wayne Leeson; seven daughters. Viola Langstaff, Rena Langstaff, Wendy Medina, Rita Wharton, Kelcee Bland, April Cavalos and Megan Hopkins; four brothers, Raymond King, Carl King, Harold King and Ronnie King; two sisters, Dorothy Tate and Louize Mahurin; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
■ Pershing G. Reese, 94, Grand Junction, died Feb. 21, 2013, at his home.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at American Lutheran Church.
He was an assistant manager at a furniture business.
Survivors include one son, Carter of Grand Junction; one daughter, Paula McCarville of Omaha, Neb.; two sisters, Elaine Stumpff of Kearney, Neb., and Betty Schweiger of Grand Island, Neb.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to American Lutheran Church, 631 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction 81506.
■ Former Crawford resident Mary Marie Ross, 92, Grand Junction, died Feb. 23, 2013, at Community Hospital.
Services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Assembly of God in Delta, followed by burial at Delta City Cemetery.
Survivors include one son, Larry of Pheland, Calif.; one daughter, Myra Gresham of Grand Junction; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
■ Mary Louise Thallheimer, 83, Austin, died Feb. 23, 2013, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert.
No services will take place.
Survivors include her husband, Arnold.
Memorial contributions to Preston Ranch Ministries, in care of Robert Korthuis, 8747 Road Wcr 75 1/2, Roggen, CO 80652.