Death Notices, Jan. 26, 2013
■ Malene Birgette Berg, 84, Grand Junction, died Jan. 23, 2013, at home.
Visitaton will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary with a rosary said at 7. Sevices will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the mortuary, with burial to follow at Palisade Cemetery.
Ms. Berg was a dispatcher in the grocery industry.
Survivors include three sons, David of Nucla, Dennis of Grand Junction and Doug of Anaheim Hills, Calif.; one daughter, Mary Davison of Grand Junction; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
■ Sally Ann Budroot, 81, Grand Junction, died Jan. 24, 2013, at Hospice Care Center.
Cremation will take place.
Ms. Budroot was a schoolteacher.
Survivors include one daughter, Kim A. Wieser of St. Paul, Minn.; one brother, Gary Olson of Burlington, Wis.; and four grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Elizabeth Borthwick, 87, Paonia, died Jan. 23, 2013, in Paonia.
Survivors include one son, Blake of DeKalb, Ill.; and three grandchildren.
■ Robert George Raabe, 87, Grand Junction, died Jan. 24, 2013, in Grand Juncton.
No services are planned.
Mr. Raabe was a retired colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and an exploration geologist.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret; and one daughter, Ann Raabe.
Memorial contributions to the Salvation Army, Roice-Hurst Humane Society or the Veterans Affairs Medical Center’s general fund.
■ Mildred Lousie Toomer, 87, Rifle, died Jan. 22, 2013, at Cross Roads Assisted Living in Rifle.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Eagle Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions to Cross Roads Assisted Living in Rifle or Hospice of the Valley in Basalt.
■ Mable J. Westerlund, 75, Fruita, died Jan. 22, 2013, at Family Health West.
Services will be at a later date.
Ms. Westerlund was a property management co-owner.
Survivors include her husband, David; one brother, James of Delta; and three sisters, Marjorie Edwards of Grand Junction, Mary Lou Barefoot of Walterboro, S.C., and Lisa Edwards of Franktown.
Memorial contributions to Family Health West, 228 N. Cherry St., Fruita 81521, or to the charity of one’s choice.