Death Notices: January 10, 2009
• Thomas Lee Edwards, 52, Grand Junction, died Nov. 13, 2008.
A memorial services will take place March 22 followed by a gathering of friends and family.
Mr. Edwards worked in the oil field.
Survivors include one daughter, Anna Lee Edwards of Grand Junction; his mother, Ida F. Bancroft of Grand Junction; one brother, Albert F. Polero of California; and two sisters, Tammy L. Edwards of Clifton and Charlene B. Lathrum of Missouri.
Memorial contributions to the family, P.O. Box 40174, Grand Junction 81504.
• Thomas J. Flynn, 84, Grand Junction, died Jan. 5, 2009, at Hospice Care Center.
Services are pending.
Mr. Flynn was an attorney.
Survivors include three daughters, Freya Oberer-Brown of Carson City, Nev., Jill Oberer of Fruita and Megan Oberer of Brigham, Utah; two sisters, Mayreen Johnson of Middletown, N.J. and Joan Ann of Greenacres, Fla.; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 60307, Grand Junction 81506.
• Matthew Hargis, infant, Grand Junction, died Jan. 7, 2008, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Private services will take place at a later date.
Survivors include his parents, Jerimiah and Rachel Hargis of Grand Junction; one brother, Jerimiah Hargis Jr. of Grand Junction; two sisters, Naia Hargis and Madison Hargis, both of Grand Junction; grandparents, Don and Lisa Hargis and Lori Lockyer and Jesse Williamson, all of Grand Junction.
• Dean Nelson Phillips, 78 Grand Junction, died Jan. 7, 2009, at his home.
Services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday at the First Congregational Church.
Mr. Phillips was a fruit grower and teacher.
Survivors include his wife, Irene; two sons, Scott of Las Vegas and Ron of Grand Junction; one daughter, Paula of Grand Junction; one sister, Shirley Ela of Hotchkiss; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to St. Mary’s Gray Gourmet, 551 Chipeta Ave., Grand Junction 81501 or to the Western Colorado Horticultural Society Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1221, Palisade 81526 or to the First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St., Grand Junction 81501.