Death notices, March 23, 2013
■ Jennifer Jean Cautrell, 36, Palisade, died March 20, 2013, at Hospice Care Center.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Ms. Cautrell is survived by her husband, Jack Castle; one son, Jeremiah Castle; her father, Galyn Sullivan of Clifton; her step-father, Howard Cook of Clifton; and two brothers, Paul Cook and Howard Cook, both of Grand Junction.
■ George E. Hatton, 78, Delta, died March 19, 2013, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
Visitation will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. A service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the chapel, followed by interment at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta.
Survivors include his wife, Bea; nine sons, Mark of Delta, Terry and Dennis of Hutchinson, Kan., Burrall Sanders of Falcon, Jess Sanders and Dan Sanders, both of Delta, Wes Sanders of Wilton, Calif., Hal Sanders of Delta, and Chad Sanders of Colorado Springs; two daughters, Deb Kraai of Delta and Dorie Charlesworth of Grand Junction; one brother, Bill of Hutchinson; four sisters, Annie Markano of Wichita, Kan., Gaye Newton of Hutchinson, Leaura Plummer of Johnson, Kan., and Lee Bjerky of Viroqua, Wis.; 45 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
■ Mildred Rebecca Hubbard, 91, Grand Junction, died March 21, 2013, at The Residence of Grand Mesa.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Martin Mortuary.
Ms. Hubbard was a retired cattle rancher.
Survivors include three sons, Lyman of Whitewater, James O. of Gateway and William “Bill” of Loma; and two daughters, Marilyn M. Colcord of Cahone and Carolyn Williams of La Grange, Wyo.
■ Robert Frederick Lundy, 88, Grand Junction, died March 15, 2013, at Larchwood Inns.
A Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. April 3 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, followed by military honors and inurnment at 1 p.m. at Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Survivors include four sons, Robert, Thomas, Michael and David; four daughters, Karen Hjelstrom, Sharon Antonio, Patricia Beyer and Lori Parrott; one sister, Rosanne Byrne; 26 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
■ Lela D. McCrea, 90, Grand Junction, died March 20, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Mesa View, 601 Horizon Place in Grand Junction.
Ms. McCrea was a homemaker.
Survivors include two sons, Ray of Oakland, Calif., and Glenn of Santa Rosa, Calif.; two daughters, Alicia Adams of Mimbres, N.M., and Ruth of Fruita; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
■ Fritzi Metcalf, 82, Fruita, died March 22, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
A celebration of life will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday at the Moose Lodge.
Ms. Metcalf was a medical records clerk.
Survivors include one daughter, Lynn Byrum of Cottonwood Heights, Utah; one sister, Doris Nielsen of Spring Valley, Calif.; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Habitat for Humanity, 225 N. Fifth St., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Former Grand Junction resident Lucille Marie Miller, 91, died March 13, 2013, in Carbondale.
No services are planned.
Survivors include one brother, Ted of Carbondale.
■ Lois DeLaine “Taffy” Morrow, 85, Grand Junction, died March 21, 2013, in Grand Junction.
A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Ms. Morrow was a musician.
Survivors include one son, Bradford of New York City.
■ Larry Ann (Higdon) VanConett, 68, Clifton, died March 17, 2013, at her home.
Ms. VanConett was a retail clerk.
Survivors include her husband, Myron; two sons, Randy of Grand Junction and Kevin of Elizabeth; one brother, Martin Higdon of Canon City; one sister, Nat Higdon Helton of Grand Junction; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Clifton Christian Church Building Fund, 615 Interstate 70 Business Loop, Clifton 81520.