Death Notices, Sept. 20, 2012

■  Ouida Mae Boyles, 88, Grand Junction, died Sept. 18, 2012, at Mantey Heights.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary, followed by burial at Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

Ms. Boyles was a homemaker.

Survivors include five sons, Harold Jr. of Shawnee, Kan., David of Tasmania, Donald of Grand Junction, Ronald of Flagstaff, Ariz., and Alan of Montrose; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

■  Arwood Leland Dunham, 74, Collbran, died Sept. 15, 2012, at the Grand Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Mr. Dunham was a roofing contractor.

Survivors include two sons, Mark and Timothy; two brothers, Vernon and Carl; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

■  Gincy Rae French, 77, Grand Junction, died Sept. 15, 2012, at Mantey Heights.

Ms. French was chief deputy for the Office of the Mesa County Clerk and Recorder.

Survivors include a sister.

Memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association.

■  Justina Gonzalez, 82, Clifton, died Sept. 15, 2012, at her home.

Services were Wednesday.

Survivors include three sons, Simon of Grand Junction and Rosendo and Juan, both of Rock Springs, Wyo.; three daughters, Elia Chavez of Los Angeles, Blanca Miranda of Huntington Park, Calif., and Amparo Eslava of Clifton; two brothers, Julian and Arturo Delgadillo, both of Rock Springs; a sister, Jovita Jimenez of Oakley, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

■  Emma C. Macklin, 94, Grand Junction, died Sept. 13, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at The Fountains, 3203 N. 15th St.

Survivors include a son, Tom Taylor of Grand Junction; two daughters, Susan Eglet of Palisade and Peggy Bownling of Fredericksburg, Va.; two sisters, Dora Green of Rifle and Josephine Booker of Fruita; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th Street, Grand Junction 81506.

■  Leroy H. Wertz, 85, Palisade, died Sept. 16, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Interment will be at 10 a.m. today at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado. A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Palisade.

Mr. Wertz was a farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon; two sons, Brad of Grand Junction and Bryon of Yelm, Wash.; three daughters, Connie Bunte of Pagosa Springs, Cindy Herman of Grand Junction and Carolyn Hudson of Red Oak, Texas; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.


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