Death Notices: March 26, 2009

•  Charles Franklin Brown, 82, Grand Junction, died March 23, 2009, at Hospice Care Center.

Mr. Brown was a bank teller.

Survivors include one daughter, Jill Sorrells of Grand Junction; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado. P.O. Box 60307, Grand Junction 81506.

•  Shirley A. Carter, 62,  Fruita, died March 24, 2009, at her home.

Services will be private.

Mrs. Carter was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Darrell; two sons, Tim Hines of Olathe, Kan., and Mike Hines of Loma; one daughter, Barbara of Crawford; two brothers, Mike Smith of Mack and Rick Smith of Emmett, Idaho; four sisters,  Patsy Huffman of Delta, Jodine of Olathe, B.J. of Rifle and Cathy M. Smith of Mack; and three grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 60307 Grand Junction 81506.

•  Walter Leon Moore, 93,  Paonia died March 24, 2009, at Paonia Care Center.

Services will be held at a later date.

Survivors include one son, James “Jim” of Albuquerque, N.M.; three daughters, Claire Moore-Murrill of Paonia, Geneva Moore of Edmonton, Alberta, and Catherine Moore of Sedona, Ariz.; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to the Paonia Public Library Building fund.

•  Lewis Paul Sonda Jr., 82,  Grand Junction died March 25, 2009, at his home.

Visitation will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Eighth Ward chapel.  Services will be at noon Monday at the chapel.

Mr. Sonda was a physician.

Survivors include his wife, Carolynn; three sons, Lewis Paul III of Ann Arbor, Mich., James of North Carolina and Eldon Nelson of Alpine, Utah; five daughters, Mina Sady of Albuquerque, N.M., Kellene Mortensen of Grand Junction, Lori Campbell and Jodi Call, both of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Christy Nelson of Valdosta, Ga.; one brother, Rick of Brighton, Mich.; one sister, Susan Niemeyer of Tulsa, Okla.; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to the Paul Sonda Benefit Memorial Fund at Wells Fargo banks.


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