Death Notices, March 28, 2014
■ Gerald Lee Bridenbaugh, 83, Fruita, died March 25, 2014, at his home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fruita Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Mr. Bridenbaugh was a security officer.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; two sons, David of Wellington and Jeff of Kempner, Texas; two daughters, Pamela Wilson of Fruita and Lorrie Canaris of El Cajon, Calif.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest and Hospice, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Paul Ives Hunter, 86, Delta, died March 22, 2014, at Willow Tree Care Center.
Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado, and at 1 p.m. at Presbyterian Church in Delta.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy; one son, Paul Ives Jr. of Bayfield; three daughters, Debra Hudson of Mayfield, Ky., Linda “Christine” Measley of Katy, Texas, and Elizabeth Jones of Grand Junction; one sister, Elizabeth Westing of Apex, N.C.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Delta Food Pantry, 1654 S. Main St., Delta 81416; Delta High School Band Program, 1400 Pioneer Road, Delta 81416; or the Wounded Warriors Project, https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org.
■ LaVerne Franklin Holzer, 88, Grand Junction, died March 26, 2014, at his home.
A graveside service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, and a memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5, at 448 South Camp Road, Grand Junction.
Mr. Holzer worked for many years at City Market.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia; one son, Ron of Littleton; one brother, Bernard; one sister, Norma Hale; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
■ Ruby P. Morrill, 92, Fruita, died March 24, 2014, at Family Health West.
A private family graveside service will be held.
She is survived by two sons, Oliver R. of Fruita and Earl Eugene of Grand Junction; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
■ Freda (Clark) Saunders, 97, born in Mesa, died Feb. 1, 2014, in Des Moines, Wash.