Death Notices, May 22, 2013
■ Paul G. Coe, 87, Grand Junction, died May 18, 2013, at his home.
Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at 1 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret M; two sons, David A. of Highlands Ranch and Patrick F. of Monument; one daughter, Debra M. Coe of Austin, Texas; and nine grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund, 230 N. Third St., or Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ James R. Eicher, 89, Grand Junction, died May 16, 2013, at Larchwood Inns.
Services are pending through Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
Survivors include one son, Bob of Fruita; one daughter, Christina Rubalcaba of Las Vegas; one sister, Norma Jane Eicher of Louisville, Ky.; and three grandchildren.
■ Birdie J. Pierce, 70, Grand Junction, died May 20, 2013, at Hospice Care Center.
A wake will be held at a later date.
Survivors include one daughter, Leisa Wright of Grand Junction; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Ernest R. “Ernie” Prosser, 87, Delta, died May 18, 2013, at Willow Tree Care Center.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the multi-purpose building of the Gunnison Fairgrounds. Burial will be at Gunnison Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma Rae; one son, Rick Ernest of Seattle, Wash.; two daughters, Deborah “Debbie” Setzer, and Jeannie Stone, both of Gunnison; four brothers, Vic of Gateway, Donnie of Salida, Carl of Rangely, Dave of Delta; one sister, Rosalie Perusek of Palisade; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta, or Willow Tree Care Center, 2050 S. Main St., Delta 81416.
■ Toni Sherwood, 90, Whitewater, died May 19, 2013, at her home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Whitewater Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Sandra DuCray of Grand Junction and Sherry Schafer of Bloomfield, N.M.; one sister, Laura Lisle of Moberly, Mo.; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to Clifton Christian Church, food and clothing ministry, 614 Interstate 70 Business Loop, Clifton 81520.