Death Notices, June 13, 2012
■ Sonya P. Bertroch, 74, Delta, died June 7, 2012, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel, with inurnment to follow at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta. A gathering of family and friends will follow at the Bill Heddles Recreation Center in Delta.
Survivors include two daughters, Melody Clark of Grand Junction and Valerie Ross of Delta; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
■ Jack William Caruthers, 83, Grand Junction, died June 11, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
No services are planned.
Mr. Caruthers was a piano tuner.
Survivors include one brother, George of Richland, Wash.; and one sister, Juanita Bringman of Vancouver, Wash.
■ Marc Allen Gohn Jr., 20, formerly of Montrose, died June 9, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Monday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cedaredge. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Survivors include his father, Marc Sr. of Grand Junction; his mother and stepfather, Christine and Sean Leahey of Denver; paternal grandparents Robert and Carolyn Reed of Cedaredge; maternal grandparents Jack and Susan Moots of Virginia; one brother, Russell George of Greeley; and two sisters, Jennifer Gohn of Grand Junction and Candice George of Pennsylvania.
Memorial contributions to the Marc Gohn Jr. Memorial Fund, c/o San Juan Mountains Credit Union, 1102 S. Cascade Ave., Montrose 81401.
■ Harold “Hal” Scott, 80, Grand Junction, died June 10, 2012, at the Veterans Affairs Community Living Center.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Mr. Scott was an insurance claims manager.
Survivors include his wife, Gwen of Grand Junction; one son, Steve of Colorado Springs; and one daughter, Susan Scott of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North. 12th St., Grand Junction, 81506.
■ Sandra H. Sinclair, 61, Grand Junction, died June 9, 2012, at her home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
Ms. Sinclair was a teacher.
Survivors include her husband, Max of Grand Junction; two sons, Matt and Adam, both of Grand Junction; one daughter, Melissa Schmalz of Grand Junction; her parents, Irvin and Helen Dykstra of Monroe, S.D.; eight brothers, Gordon Dykstra of Parker, S.D., Steve Dykstra and Randy Dykstra, both of Monroe, S.D., Mark Dykstra of Alcester, S.D., Robin Dykstra of Parker, S.D., Doug Dykstra and Chad Dykstra, both of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Richard Dykstra of Rochester, N.Y.; two sisters, Debra Kleinschmit of Canton, S.D., and Cheryl Geraets of Dupree, S.D.; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction, 81506.
■ William Smith, 52, Grand Junction, died June 12, 2012, at his home.
Services are pending with Martin Mortuary.
Survivors include his grandmother, Anna Smith of Grand Junction.