Death Notices, Jan. 26, 2012
■ Eva June Buddecke, 86, Fruita, died Jan. 23, 2012, at Family Health West.
Services will be private.
Ms. Buddecke was co-owner of Paul’s Variety.
Survivors include one son, Richard Baker of Hillsboro, Ky.; three daughters, Donna Moore of Fruita, Barbara D. Stucker of Rapid City, S.D., and Devona J. Sanders of Delta; one brother, Fred Thompson of Montrose; one sister, Melba Cutter of Longmont; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Family Health West, 228 N. Cherry St., Fruita 81521.
■ John Taylor Calhoun, 57, Grand Junction, died Jan. 24, 2012, at his home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Delta United Methodist Church. Interment will be at Delta City Cemetery.
Mr. Calhoun was a plumber.
Survivors include one daughter, Alexis Calhoun of Grand Junction; his mother, June Calhoun of Delta; and one sister, Alexis Ann Merlino of Phoenix.
■ Geneva L. Frazier, 80, Delta, died Jan. 25, 2012, at her home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel. Entombment will follow in the Last Supper Columbarium at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta.
Survivors include two sons, Michael L. and Randall D., both of Delta; two brothers, Nathan Cobb of Smith Station, Ala., and Norman Cobb of Shelbyville, Ky.; two sisters, Jo Cannon of Napa, Calif., and Carolyn Ballard of Austin; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta 81416; or Hospice Care Center, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ The Rev. Max Lee Kendrick, 71, Eckert, died Jan. 22, 2012, at his home.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Eckert Presbyterian Church. Inurnment will be private at Eckert Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Betty J.; two sons, Mike of Beaverton, Ore., and Doug of Dundee, Ore.; one daughter, Tricia of Eckert; two brothers, Charles R. “Dick” of Waynesville, N.C., and James “Jim” of Delta; and three grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta 81416; or Eckert Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 7, Eckert 81418.
■ Mildred Kennedy, 97, Grand Junction, died Jan. 22, 2012, at Mesa Manor.
Services will be at 9 a.m. Thursday at Crown Hill Mortuary in Wheat Ridge.
Survivors include seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
■ Betty Shoaf, 79, Grand Junction, died Jan. 24, 2012. No services are planned.
Mrs. Shoaf was a retired teacher.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas; two daughters, Carol Sessums of Monte Vista and Nancy Frey of Albuquerque; one sister, Janet Sara Carpman Callagher of Hidden Valley, Pa.; and two grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to First Baptist Church, 720 Grand Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Brian Andrew vanLawick, 46, Grand Junction, died Jan. 24, 2012, at his home.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Jubilee Family Church, 481 30 Road. Services will be at 11 a.m. at the church. A reception will follow.