Death Notices, June 6, 2012
■Gordon E. Dunn Jr., 77, Grand Junction, died June 2, 2012, at his home.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Western Colorado Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. Dunn was a switchboard repairman.
Survivors include his wife, W. Jean; five sons, David, Richard, Russell and Rodney Dunn and Stephen Biskup, all of Grand Junction; three daughters, Teri Arnett, Suzanna Scott and Jacqueline Rehrig; 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
■ Billie Margaret Horton Reed, 87, Palisade, died June 4, 2012, at LaVilla Grande Care Center.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the mortuary. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Mesa Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, Miles; one daughter, Vickie Green; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
■ Ellen J. Smith, 75, Paonia, died May 30, 2012, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at City Park in Paonia.
Survivors include her husband, Harold; one son, Ken of Paonia; one daughter, Danita Green of Paonia; one brother, Dan Hansen of Denver; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions in Ellen’s name to the Delta County Federal Credit Union, 1340 Colorado Highway 92, Delta 81416.
■ Carol L. Stratton (Brown), 78, Grand Junction, died June 3, 2012.
Services will be at 11 a.m. June 13 at Martin Mortuary. Burial will be at 3 p.m. June 13 at Grandview Cemetery in Montrose.
Mr. Stratton worked for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
Survivors include his wife, Dora; one son, Phil of Grand Junction; two daughters, Patty Wyatt of Meeker and Penny Boyd of Colorado Springs; two brothers, Clinton Stratton of Montrose and Jerry Stratton of Crystal Lake, Ill.; three sisters, LaVone Sherman and Anna Stratton, both of Crystal Lake, and Freda Vlcek of LaGrange Park, Ill.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.