Death Notices, Sept. 23, 2017
■ Charles D. Bash, 53, Grand Junction, died Sept. 20, 2017, at his home.
He was an oil field supplier.
Survivors incude his wife Patricia “Patsy;” three daughters, Meagan Reyes, Amber Bash and Taylor Reyes, all of Grand Junction; his father, Charles M. Bash of Mack; and one sister, Denise Dietz of Centennial.
Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, No. 100, Grand Junction 81506; or to HopeWest, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Michael Craig Hutchison, 67, Grand Junction, died Sept. 17, 2017, in Grand Junction.
No services will take place.
Survivors include one son, Ron of Grand Junction; one brother, James Hutchison of Grand Junction; two sisters, Sandra Hutchison and Lucinda “Cindy” Boyer, both of Clifton; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
■ Shannon Renee’ Payton, 37, Grand Junction, died Sept. 20, 2017, at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday at the Palisade Church of the Nazarene.
She was a nanny.
Survivors include her father, David D. Payton of De Beque; her mother, Julie Collins of Grand Junction; five brothers, Gerimy Payton Sr. and Michael Kirby, both of Grand Junction, Nathaniel Kirby and Darrin Collins, both of Fruita, and David Ordaz of Julesburg; and one sister, Devon Nelson of North Dakota.
Memorial contributions to St. Mary’s Oncology, 750 Wellington, Grand Junction 81501.
■ Jerry Wayne Purcell, 73, Meeker, died Sept. 20, 2017, at the Veterans Community Living Center in Grand Junction.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
He was a U.S. Air Force flight engineer and a construction business owner.
Survivors include his wife, Linda; one son, Luke of Meeker; one daughter, Juanita Danette Butterbaugh of Grand Junction; one brother, Jim Purcell of Meeker; one sister, Pat Porter of Stratford, Texas; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
■ Thelma Brock Richardson, 88, Grand Junction, died Sept. 20, 2017, at HopeWest and Hospice Care Center.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Martin Mortuary. Committal will follow at Grand Junction Memorial Gardens.
She was a bookkeeper.
Survivors include one daughter, Breta Snedden of Grand Junction; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to the Compassionate Friends, P.O. Box 3696, Oak Brook, Illinois 60522.