Death Notices, July 3, 2012
■ Ben Eden, 86, Montrose, died July 1, 2012, at his home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Crippin Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Beggs, Okla.
■ Earl Erwin Egbert, 94, Grand Junction, died June 30, 2012, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Burial will be at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Survivors include one daughter, Ramona Watson of Grand Junction, two sons, Kenneth of Cedaredge and Vic of Grand Junction; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorials to the Christian Children’s Home in Boise, Idaho.
■ Lorraine W. Hearnesberger, 77, Fruita, died June 28, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.
Graveside services are planned later.
Survivors include her husband, Marvin; two sons, Craig of Clearfield, Utah, and Tim of Phoenix; one daughter, Sandra Kay Bennett of Sedalia; two brothers, Elmer Weber of Vancouver, Wash., and Doug Weber of Albuquerque, N.M.; one sister, Doris Schroeder of West Haven, Utah; and three grandchildren.
Memorail contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Edwin Byron Kile, 69, Palisade, died June 29, 2012, at his home.
No services have been scheduled.
Survivors include one brother, John W. of Sommerset, Mass.
■ Eva Sadler, 88, Grand Junction, died June 29, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.
Ms. Sadler was a homemaker.
Survivors include five sons, Royce and Todd, both of Loma, Danny and Billy, both of Grand Junction, and Rex of New Braunfels, Texas; four daughters, Paulie Armstrong of Carney, Okla., and Andrea Weaver, Peggy Ward and Lenna Sadler, all of Grand Junction; 27 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ George Lawrence Scholl, 58, Grand Junction, died June 28, 2012, at his home.
A remembrance potluck picnic will be from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Sherwood Park. No cooking, smoking or glass containers will be allowed.
Mr. Scholl worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 25 years and served six years with the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife, Marylu; one son, John of Fruita; two daughters, Karen Griffin of Fort Leavenworth, Kan., and Susan Scholl of Grand Junction; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2121 North Ave., Grand Junction 81501; Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506; or the American Red Cross, 506 Gunnison Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Gary Bradley Sheldon, 72, Grand Junction, died June 30, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be private at a later date.
Mr. Sheldon was a bus driver.
Survivors include one son, Bradley Maurice of Goldvein, Va.; two daughters, Lynda Kay Sarecky of Brookville, Md., and Diann Lyn Sheldon of Steilacoom, Wash.; his father, Richard Davis of Tucson, Ariz.; two brothers, James Davis and Robert Davis, both of Tucson; one sister, Gwen Davis of Tempe, Ariz.; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association, 2480 W. 26th Ave., Suite 120B, Denver 80211.