Death Notices, Dec. 29, 2010
Ruth M. Berger, 94, Delta, died Dec. 27, 2010, at Montrose Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Entombment will at 2 p.m. Monday at the Good Shepherd Cemetery in Wheat Ridge.
Survivors include one daughter, Pat Douglass of Eckert; two sons, Jim of Montrose and Larry of Simms, Mont.; five grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Living Word Lutheran Church Building Fund, 33 North Uncompahgre, Montrose 81401.
Susan Elaine (Hess) Coffman, 62, Collbran, died Dec. 25, 2010.
Private family services will be in the spring in Meeker.
Survivors include her husband, Steve; three daughters, Michelle Gee, Stacy Harris and Amy Meens; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions in Coffman’s name to a local animal shelter.
Mary Pauline Walcher, 80, Palisade, died Dec. 27, 2010, at Larchwood Inns.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Palisade Municipal Cemetery.
Mrs. Walcher was a homemaker.
Survivors include one son, Owen of Glenwood Springs; four daughters, Margaret “Peggy” Mauro and Christine Nasr, both of Laguna Hills, Calif., Elizabeth Chatman of Las Vegas and Susan Pond of Grand Junction; 15 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 535 West First St., Palisade 81526.
Raymond “LeeRoy” Wehn, 83, Paonia, died Dec. 24, 2010, at the Paonia Care and Rehabilitation Center.
A private burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Paonia.
Survivors include his wife, Cora Rose; three daughters, Katarina L. Wehn Powell of Grants Pass, Ore., Louiseann M. Wehn Andregg of Crescent City, Calif. and Jenell M. Wehn of Paonia; one brother, Alan Dean Wehn of San Francisco, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.