Death notices, Jan. 3, 2012
■ David “Pops” Beardsley, 53, Fruita, died Dec. 30, 2012, at his home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Interment will be at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.
Mr. Beardsley was a truck driver.
Survivors include his wife, Jan; one son, Bryan Smith of Montrose; one daughter, Joni Johnson of Fruita; two brothers, Carl and Bob, both of New York; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the David “Pops” Beardsley Memorial Fund at any US Bank.
■ Hazel H. Dove, 80, Clifton, died Dec. 24, 2012, at home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds in Meeker.
Survivors include two daughters, Lydia “Rusty” Robertson and Cindy Hansen.
■ Ulric L. “Al” Freeman, 84, Grand Junction, died Dec. 28, 2012, at his home.
A service was held Wednesday.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara; two sons, Gregory L. of Grand Junction and Philip E. of Fort Myers Beach, Fla.; and one brother, David W. of La Junta.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Don Roderick Hill, 99, Grand Junction, died Dec. 23, 2012, at Larchwood Inns.
Services with military honors were held Wednesday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Survivors include one son, Ken of Alberta, Canada; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506, or The Salvation Army, 1235 N. Fourth St., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Kenneth Hiner, 87, De Beque, died Dec. 27, 2012.
No services are planned.
Mr. Hiner was a rancher.
Survivors include his wife, Charlene; and one sister, Mabel Prather of De Beque.
Memorial contributions to the Grand Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2121 North Ave., Grand Junction 81501.