Death Notices: January 24, 2009
• Former Grand Junction resident, Margaret Irene Harrison, 70, Tucson, Ariz., died Jan. 10, 2009.
Services will be Jan. 30 at Stoddard Funeral Home in Greeley.
Survivors include one daughter, Karen Delaney of Windsor; and three grandchildren.
• Margaret Lucille Rule, 84, Delta, died Jan. 22, 2009, at the Willowtree of Delta.
Services will take place at 1 p.m. today at the Mesa View Mortuary Chapel. Burial will be at Hermiston Cemetery in Hermiston, Ore.
Mrs. Rule was a homemaker.
Survivors include one daughter, Deborah Teal of Delta; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
• Former Delta resident Ther-esa “Terry” Sorkis, 80, Grand Junction, died Jan. 21, 2009, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday at Calvary Bible Church. Private burial will be at Delta City Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, Felix; two daughters, Diane Stinnett of Cedaredge and Nancy Saunders of Grand Junction; one brother, John Dykstra of Chicago; six sisters, Nellie Talsma, Edith Voss, Coba Gertsma, Anna Evenhouse, Sadie Lindemulder and Joann Dykstra, all of Chicago; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Feed the Children, P.O. Box 36, Oklahoma City 73101; Calvary Bible Church, 629 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction 81503; or to the American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, Grand Junction 81506.