Death notices: Dec. 8, 2010
John Brizzolara Jr., 63, Palisade, died Dec. 5, 2010, at home. No services are planned.
Mr. Brizzolara was a plating foreman.
He is survived by two sons, Victor of Grand Junction and John of Rockford, Ill.; one daughter, Katie Jo of Palisade; two brothers, Jim of Arlington Heights, Ill., and Jeff of Waukonda Ill.; one sister, Jill Mountain of Grand Junction; and four grandchildren.
Ernest Clarence “Pete” Hatch, 93, Whitewater, died Dec. 2, 2010.
A memorial service will be held in the summer.
He is survived by two sons, Roy of Olathe and Dean of Delta; three daughters, Jeanne Burch of Olathe, Joy Cromer of Whitewater and Ernestine Manheim of Phoenix; 13 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Robin “Rob” Peckham Sr., 76, Grand Junction, died Dec. 6, 2010, at St. Mary’s Hospital. Visitation will be Monday from 2-7 p.m. at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Monday. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
Mr. Peckham was a teacher and principal.
He is survived by two sons, Robert David Jr. of Grand Junction and John Leo of Denver; two daughters, Theresa Peckham Kercheval of Aurora and Cynthia Peckham Bengford of Fort Collins; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Holy Family Catholic School, 786 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction 81506; or Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
Paul Franklin Spinden, 75, Hotchkiss, died Dec. 1, 2010, at home.
Services are pending with Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
He is survived by his wife, Iris; three sons, Paul Jr. of Westminster, Michael of Golden and Kenneth of Wheat Ridge; one daughter, Connie of Wheat Ridge; one stepson, Keith Baker of Phoenix; three stepdaughters, Carrie Younger of Byers, Jody Counts of De Beque and Lori Wale of Hotchkiss; two brothers, Bob of Hotchkiss and Carl of Pueblo West; 12 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.