Death Notices, June 5, 2013
■ Barbara J. Allen, 76, Grand Junction, died June 2, 2013, at Hospice and Palliative Care in Grand Junction.
Ms. Allen was a volunteer for Heirlooms for Hospice for 11 years.
No services will be held.
Survivors include one daughter, Deborah Arial of Grand Junction; one brother, Ken Tiedemann of Bishop, Calif.; one sister, Marilyn Smith of Grand Junction; one grandchild and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090 B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Jack Eldon Ames, 84, Delta, died June 1, 2013, at his residence.
Services are pending with Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
Survivors include wife Waneta; son Lee of Meadow Lakes, Alaska; daughter Judy Bradford of Anchorage, Alaska; five grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions can be made to HopeWest, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416; or Delta Christian Church Missions Trip, 795 1600 Road, Delta, CO 81416.
■ Gary C. Anson, 75, Cedaredge, died June 1, 2013, at his home.
Services will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Cedaredge.
Survivors include wife Donna; son Troy of Cedaredge; daughter Jeannie Curtis of Grand Junction; sisters Barbara Wohlwend of Waynesville, Mo., and Alice Davis of Montrose; and three grandchildren.
■ Shirley Mae Biel, 85, Grand Junction, died June 2, 2013, at her home.
Services are pending through Martin Mortuary.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas; four brothers, Robert Vickers of Lake City, Ron Vickers of Fruita, Ken Richey of Portland, Ore., Kenvin Richey of Priest River, Idaho; one daughter, Carol Copley of Grand Lake; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Retired Senior Volunteer Program, 422 White Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Pastor Harry Butler, 69, Grand Junction, died June 2, 2013, in Grand Junction.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Canyon View Vineyard Church.
Mr. Butler worked as a hydraulic technician and was an employee of the federal government.
Survivors include his wife, Danielle; one daughter, Janielle Westermire; two brothers, Richard Butler of Oklahoma, Leslie Butler of Idaho; one sister, Iyona Hill of Wichita, Kan.; and three grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Partners, 1169 Colorado Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Edwin Henry Dussor Jr., 91, Collbran, died June 1, 2013, at his home.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Valerie; three sons, Ted of Grand Junction, Matt Horton of Fullerton, Calif., and Travis Horton of Parachute; two daughters, Diane Jarret of Mesquite, Nev., Lorn Fuller of Enterprise, Ala.; two brothers, Henry Dussor of Covington, La.; one sister, Joan Ellison of Metairie, La.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph’s Building Fund, 230 N. Third St., Grand Junction 81501, or Roice-Hurst Humane Society, P.O. Box 4040, Grand Junction 81502.
■ Beverly Ann Hendrickson, 88, Grand Junction, died May 30, 2013, at Larchwood Inns.
Services will take place June 24 at First Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include sons Tedford. Jr., of Paducah, Ky., and John of Chicago; daughters Barbara Kirtland of Grand Junction and Laura Young of Bozeman, Mont.; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506; or HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, CO 81506.
■ Arnold M. Kapushion, 78, Austin, died June 3, 2013, at his home.
Survivors include his wife, Kathleen; two sons, Arnold Kapushion II of Evergreen, Anthony of Erie; two daughters, Blanche Haug of Lakewood and Jacqueline Sammons of Elizabeth; one sister, May Jane Marasco of Golden; one brother, Donald of Lakewood; and six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta 81416.
■ Barbara Beyer-Lampreda, 48, Grand Junction, died May 30, 2013, in Montrose.
Services will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 3076 E 1/2 Road. Burial will take place at 1 p.m. Thursday at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Ms. Beyer-Lampreda was a waitress.
Survivors include son Justin Gohn of Grand Junction; parents Carl and Dorothy Bachelor of Lancaster, Calif.; brothers Daniel of Westminster, Jerry of Colorado Springs, James of New York, and Paul and Edward, both of California; sisters Dorothy Ann Dresser of Hutchinson, Kan., and Kathleen Hunt of Belton, Mo.; and one grandchild.
■ William P. Geary, 45, Grand Junction, died May 30, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Private services will be at a later date.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie; his parents, William “Jim” and Lois Geary; three daughters, Danielle Geary, Cynthia Geary and Erin Humbles, all of Grand Junction.
■ Mitchell Jay Procell, 12, Fruita, died June 1, 2013, at his home.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Monument View Bible Church in Fruita. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.
Survivors include his father, Dustin Monger of Loma; his mother, Jayme Procell of Fruita; one brother, Jayden and two sisters, Jordan and Brecklyn.
Memorial contributions can be made to Mitchell Jay Procell Memorial Fund at any Wells Fargo Bank.
■ Sonja Karen Swanson-O’Connor, 71, Paonia, died May 31, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Paonia, followed by a reception at United Methodist Church in Paonia.
Survivors include son Travis O’Connor of Kenai, Alaska; daughters Melody Struna of St. Ignatius, Mont., LaVaun O’Connor of Grand Junction, and Judy Goreham of Hoisington, Kan.; brother Henry Robert Swanson of Thornton; sisters Fiona Swanson of Paonia and Judy Jones of Hendrickson, Va.; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions can be made to Paonia United Methodist Church, 303 Onarga Ave., Paonia, CO 81428.
■ Josephine A. Sondergard, 86, Grand Junction, died June 1, 2013, at Eagle Ridge of the Grand Valley.
Private services will take place.
Survivors include sons William A. Cox of Grand Junction and James H. Thames of Garland, Texas; daughters Zenobia A. Sunday of Eckert and Zelinda J. Thames of Colorado Springs; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, Suite 100, Grand Junction, CO 81506.