Death notices, Nov. 7, 2012
■ James S. Alexander, 51, Grand Junction, died Nov. 3, 2012.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Martin Mortuary. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Mausoleum at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Survivors include his father, Charles of Grand Junction; and two sisters, Amy Alexander of Grand Junction and Connie Grotepas of Sandy, Utah.
■ “Pat” Jean Curtis, 69, De Beque, died Oct. 28, 2012, in her home.
No services are planned.
Survivors include four sons, Thomas Dunlap of Rifle, Tony Wayland of Arizona and Mikey Welch and Buddy David, both of De Beque; one daughter, Amber Moorse of Arizona; one sister, Melody Moody of Arizona; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren,
■ Rita Hoffman, 78, Grand Junction, died Nov. 5, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.
Private family services are planned.
Ms. Hoffman was an office assistant and in property management.
Survivors include her husband, Harry; one son, David of Scottsdale, Ariz.; one sister, Helen Iroff of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and one grandchild.
■ William J. “Bill” Kralicek, 62, Montrose, died Nov. 3, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Quality Inn and Suites, 2751 Commercial Way in Montrose.
Mr. Kralicek was a retired teacher and coach from Mesa State College and various Western Slope high schools.
Survivors include his wife, Gail; two sons, Joe of Kansas and Chris of Grand Junction; and four grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to The Stronghold Youth Foundation, 2631 N. Skyline Drive, Bloomington, IN 47404.
■ Wanda Irene Rosenthal, 64, Grand Junction, died Nov. 1, 2012, at her home.
Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. today, with services at 1 p.m., at the Fruita United Methodist Church.
Ms. Rosenthal was a teacher.
Survivors include her husband, Lowell Robert of Los Gatos, Calif.; three sons, Peter Rosenthal of Grand Junction, Jon Spencer of Austin, Texas, and Robert Rosenthal of Roseville, Calif.; one daughter, Diane Rosenthal of Arizona; her parents, John and Estaleen Artaz of Fruita; two sisters, Susan J. Gibson of Brodhead, Wis., and Arlene Edwards of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to Roice-Hurst Humane Society, P.O. Box 4040, Grand Junction 81502.
■ Donald E. Sheridan, 75, Grand Junction, died Nov. 3, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.
No services are planned.
Mr. Sheridan was a custodian.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; three daughters, Cindy Roach of Clifton, Bonnie Campbell of Thornton and Jody Connor of Denver; three sisters, Gloria Buck of Post Falls, Idaho, and Linda Verhaghe and Carol Sheridan, both of Littleton; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.