Death notices, Sept. 6, 2013
■ Velvette Lynn Cottrell, 57, Grand Junction, died Sept. 2, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services are pending.
Ms. Cottrell was an interior designer.
Survivors include one son, Tyler Mark Christensen of Canon City; one daughter, Kendra Dee Martinez of Grand Junction; parents, Russell and Norma Jean Schuckman of Grand Junction; one sister, Loreen P. Hamon of Salt Lake City; and three grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Catholic Outreach of the Grand Valley, 245 S. First St., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Joan Ruth Doyle, 80, Delta, died Sept. 1, 2013, at the San Juan Living Center in Montrose.
Services have taken place.
Survivors include her husband Jim; one son, Brad, two daughters Glee Anderson of Aurora and Jodi Hollingshead of Montrose; two brothers, Glenn Beach of California and Lydall Beach of Cedaredge; and two sisters, Doris Leonard of Eckert and Bonnie Ledesma of Delta.
■ Michael T. Green, 51, Grand Junction, died Sept. 1, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be a later date.
Survivors include his father, Walter L. Green of Grand Junction; and two brothers, Bobby Green and Donald Green, both of Grand Junction.
■ Ruth Morehouse, 94, Grand Junction, died Sept. 4, 2013, at Eagle Ridge of the Grand Valley.
Survivors include one son, Don Morehouse of Grand Junction; two daughters, Janet McKissen of Grand Junction and Judy Morehouse of Glade Park; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Hope West and Hospice Care Center, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
■ Helen Eileen Morris, 87, Fruita, died Aug. 30, 2013, at The Willows in Fruita.
Services are at 2 p.m. today at Martin’s Mortuary with burial to follow at New Elmwood Cemetery in Fruita.
Survivors include two sons, Bill Bush and John Morris; one daughter, Donna Lewis; one brother, Jack Hill; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
■ Zelda “Zee” Popovich, 59, Clifton, died Sept. 1, 2013, at her home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the River of Life Church.
Survivors include her husband, Gary; two brothers, Ronnie Spencer of Monte Vista and Lonnie Spencer of Del Norte; and three sisters, Tami Schrader of Del Norte, Dottie Steele of Phoenix and Terri Lynn Spencer of Monte Vista.
Memorial contributions to the Hope West and Hospice Care Center, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction 81506 and Clifton Bible Chapel, 5232 32 Road, Clifton 81520.
■ Dorothy Iona Stone of Grand Junction died Aug. 31, 2013.
Ms. Stone was the owner/operator of an auto parts store.
Survivors include two daughters, Lynda Stone and Laurie Johnson, both of Grand Junction; and two grandchildren.
■ George B. Tucker, 96, Montrose, died Aug. 31, 2013.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda Gilder of Montrose and Sandra Smith of Santa Rosa, Calif.; one son, Douglas Tucker of Grand Junction, 13 grandchilden and great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.