Death Notices, March 4, 2014
■ Frances Core, 95, Whitewater, died Feb. 27, 2014, at HopeWest Care Center.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
A memorial luncheon is scheduled at 1 p.m. Saturday at Heart of Grand Junction Church, 755 N. Fourth St.
Ms. Core was a pharmacist assistant and a homemaker.
Survivors include two sons, Duane of Craig and Steve of Denver; two daughters, Barbara Ewing of Whitewater and Linda Corporon of Grand Junction; one brother, Perry Harding of Paonia; three sisters, Evelyn Williamson of Marysville, Calif., Gwendolyn Condit of Eureka, Calif., and Charlotte Patton of Golden; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to HopeWest, 2754 Compass Drive, Grand Junction 81506.
■ Joanne Costanzo, 80, Grand Junction, died March 1, 2014, at LaVilla Grande Care Center.
Services will be at a later date.
Mrs. Costanzo was a bookkeeper.
Survivors include her husband, Anthony; three sons, Mark of Lakewood, Michael of Grand Junction and Mitch of Denver; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Nancy Henderson, 64, Parachute, died Feb. 19, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. March 22 at Clifton Christian Church.
Ms. Henderson was a food service manager.
Survivors include one son, Harley Alan Henderson; two daughters, Dawn Henderson and Diann March; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
■ Dustin Leroy Lamb, 23, Fruita, died Feb. 27, 2014, in Grand Junction.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Fruita Funeral Home. Services will be at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Rim Rock Elementary School, 1810 J 6/10 Road, Fruita.
Private family services will be at a later date.
Survivors include his wife, Alyssa; one daughter, Payton Lamb; his parents, Deborah and Rockyln Lamb of Fruita; and two sisters, Desiree Foster of Olathe, Kan., and Deidra Dunbar of Moline, Ill.
Memorial contributions to the Payton Lamb Educational Fund at Alpine Bank.
■ Kenneth Euguene Marion, 61, Clifton, died Feb. 27, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be at a later date.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth; one son, Eric Daniel of Clifton; one daughter, Lisa Marie Marion of Clifton; two brothers, Charles Edward of Phoenix and Donald Leroy Bauer of Ventura, Calif.; one sister, JoAnn Coleman of Grand Junction; and two grandchildren.
■ Melvin Lee McCurley, 76, Fruita, died Feb. 28, 2014, at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood.
No services are planed.
Survivors include his wife, Sara; one son, Melvin Jr. of Grand Junction; one daughter, Regina Valentine of Fruita; one sister, Fern Zanzk of Visalia, Calif.; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
■ Robin Lynn Purcell, 42, Fruita, died March 1, 2014, in Fruita.
Services are pending with Fruita Funeral Home.
Survivors include her parents, Richard and Nancy; one brother, Lee; and one sister, Julie Leiker.
Memorial contributions to Family Health West.
■ Dorothy Wharton, 78, Clifton, died Feb. 27, 2014, in Clifton.
Services are pending with Palisade Funeral Home.
Survivors include four daughters, Carol Kellerby, Brenda Gunter, Molly Guthrie and Jacqualine Feaster; two brothers, Bob Gibson and Lonnie Gibson; two sisters, Clara Jo Pitzer and Mildred Welch; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.