Death Notices: January 03, 2009
• Evelyn S. Higgins, 94, Grand Junction, died Jan. 1, 2009, at The Retreat in Palisade.
Services will take place at a later date.
Mrs. Higgins was a homemaker.
Survivors include one son, Larry of Farmington, N.M.; three daughters, Fern Chase, and Peggy Oldland, both of Grand Junction, and Lois Ratliff of Fallon, Nev.; 21 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
• Daryl Dan Monroe, 73, Glade Park, died Jan. 1, 2008, at his home.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday and from 2-8 p.m. Monday. Services will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Monument View Bible Church.
Mr. Monroe was a business owner and educator.
Survivors include his wife, Alice; three sons, Bill of Grand Junction, Dave Hibberd of Fruita, and Mike Hibberd of Loma; one daughter, Martha Monroe of Grand Junction; and eight grandchildren.
• Former Montrose resident Marietta B. Moore, 91, Goochland, Va., died Dec. 25, 2008, at her daughter’s home.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the First Church of the Nazarene in Montrose. Services will follow at 11 a.m. and burial will be at Valley Lawns Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Carla of Montrose and Brezuna Marie Flanders of Goochland, Va.; three sisters, Mary Bland of Montrose, Lucille Nelson of Oak Harbor, Wash., and Millard Stafford of Goldbar, Wash.; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the First Church of the Nazarene, for world missions, 705 S. 12th St., Montrose 81401.