Death Notices: Oct. 16, 2016
■ Phyllis Ann Gulliford, 91, Grand Junction, died Oct. 13, 2016, at her home.
No services are planned at this time.
She was a supervisor at Gates Rubber Co.
She is survived by her husband, Floyd “Red” Gulliford Jr.; two sons, Michael Mohler of Sparta, Wisconsin, and Steven Mohler of Marietta, Georgia; two sisters, Jo Charlesworth of Grand Junction and Marge Davis of Denver; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
■ Billie Don Love, 84, Montrose, died Oct. 14, 2016, at Heidi’s Chalet in Montrose.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Crippin Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Cedar Cemetery, east of Montrose.
She is survived by two sons, Jerry of Montrose and Jeff of Littleton; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
■ Barbara Mae Lyons, 83, Fruita, died Oct. 13, 2016, at her home.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Entombment will be at Crown Hill Tower of Memories in Wheat Ridge.
She was a registered nurse.
She is survived by four sons, John Robert Lyons of Grand Junction, David Alan Lyons of Vancouver, Washington, Matt Lyons of Hot Sulphur Springs and Mike Damon Lyons of Tampa, Florida; one daughter, Kathryn Lyons of Fruita; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, Suite 100, Grand Junction 81506.
■ Albert J. Merlino, 95, Palisade, died Oct. 13, 2016, on Grand Mesa.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
He was an insectary supervisor.
He is survived by two sisters, Margaret Coe and Ann Mendicelli, both of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to the charity of one’s choice.
■ William Dean Nyland, 67, Grand Junction, died Oct. 3, 2016, at his home.
Inurnment will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
He was an oil and gas supervisor and a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife, Cynthia, one son, Jaqus of Huston, Pennsylvania, and five grandchildren.
■ Douglas Jon Wright, 46, Grand Junction, died Oct. 15, 2016.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Sherwood Park.
He is survived by his wife, Josie; and three daughters, Sharon Lostumbo, Kristen Marshall and Angeline Wright, all of Grand Junction.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.