Death Notices, Jan. 30, 2013

Andrew “Andy” Blozvich, 91, Grand Junction, died Jan. 27, 2013, at LaVilla Grande Care Center.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Veterans Cemetery of Western Colorado.

Mr. Blozvich worked in auto body repair and painting.

Survivors include his wife, Pat; two sons, Brady of Mack and Drew of Loveland; two daughters, Miffie Blozvich and Mollie Higginbotham, both of Grand Junction; one brother, Pete Blazevich of Fresno, Calif.; and six grandchildren.

Betty Lucile Ferguson, 85, Palisade, died Jan. 28, 2013, at her home.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Palisade Funeral Home. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Palisade Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Palisade Municipal Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband, Dale; two sons, Doug of Denver and Scott of Collbran; two daughters, Glenda Brinkman of Bloomington, Minn., and Vicki Sea of Grand Junction; 10 grandchildren;  and 14 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Grand Junction, 2754 Compass Drive, Suite 377, Grand Junction 81506, or Palisade United Methodist Church, P.O. Box L, Palisade 81526.

■ Former Grand Junction resident Marjore Isabell Taylor, 85, Denver, died Dec. 25, 2012, at Porter Hospice in Denver.

Services will be a later date at Handy Chapel, 200 White Ave.

Ms. Taylor was a lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force and was a teacher.

Survivors include four sisters, Josephine Dickey of Grand Junction and Lois, Dorothy and Mary, all of Denver.

Memorial contributions to the Handy Chapel building fund in care of ANB Bank, 131 N. Sixth St., Grand Junction 81501.

William J. “Jim” Terhorst, 85, Cedaredge, died Jan. 22, 2013, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Grand Junction.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at New Life Church.

Mr. Terhorst worked in construction and was an educator.

Survivors include his companion, Faye Dabney of Grand Junction; two sons, Mark of Centennial and Dan of Lakewood; two daughters, Belinda Gracen of Walterville, Ore., and Beverly Eddie of Haslet, Texas; two brothers, Art and Jay, both of Fontana, Calif.; one sister, Viola Vanderwall of Mira Loma, Calif.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Ford White, 94, Grand Junction, died Jan. 21, 2013, at Eagle Ridge of Grand Valley.

Services will be at 10 a.m. March 21 at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

Mr. White was a rancher and farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Lucille; one son, Carl of Palisade; and two daughters, Susanne Skinner of Broomfield and Patricia Powell of Grand Junction.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., Grand Junction 80501.

Frances Elizabeth Wright, 79, Delta, died Jan. 27, 2013, at Willow Tree Care Center.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Montrose Christian Church.

Survivors include two sons, Jim of Montrose and Tom of Pueblo; two daughters, Susan Smith of Coweta, Okla., and Sherry Wright of Grand Junction; one adopted son, Larry Nichols of Grand Junction; one brother, Thomas Orville of Park City, Utah; one sister, Leatrice Wyatt of Grand Junction; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24 Delta 81416, or the American Diabetes Association, 2480 W. 26th Ave., Suite 120B, Denver 80211.


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