Death Notices, Dec. 7, 2009
Bertha I. Dyess, 89, Grand Junction, died Dec. 3, 2009, at her home. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.
Mrs. Dyess was a homemaker.
Survivors include two sons, Charlie of Sterling and Jerry of Lamar; nine daughters, Barb, Helen and Kathy, all of Grand Junction, Carolyn of Denver, Edith and Linda, both of Albuquerque, N.M., Josie of Thermopolis, Wyo., Marilyn of LaSalle and Sylvia of Tucson, Ariz.; three sisters, Florence of Denver, Joan of Longmont and Mary of Ohio; 36 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 790 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction 81506.
Thomas J. Humphreys, 79, Grand Junction, died Dec. 5, 2009, at his home. Services are pending.
Survivors include two sons, Daroll of Grand Junction and Kevin.
Mary K. Madison, 96, Clifton, died Dec. 5, 2009, at Blossom View Assisted Living. Services are pending with Martin Mortury.
Mrs. Madison was a secretary.