Death Notices, Jan. 31, 2011
Lifelong North Fork Valley resident Rachel Rebecca Kurts Corbett, 87, died Jan. 28, 2011, at Horizon Care Center in Eckert.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Taylor Funeral Service in Paonia. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Paonia.
Survivors include one son, Adrian of Meeker; four daughters, Dora Dunton of Meeker, Juanita Edwards of Somerset, Lucille Griffin of Battle Mountain, Nev., and Eileen Griffoth of Montrose; three brothers, Jesse, John and Lowell Kurts; three sisters, Esther Anderson, Grace Hopkins and Ruth Smith; 18 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Martin “Marty” Fiala, 78, Cedaredge, died Jan. 26, 2011, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 2 p.m. June 14 at Cedaredge United Methodist Church. Inurnment will be in Buffalo, N.Y.
Survivors include his wife, Joan; one daughter, Karen Wotanis; two brothers, Dennison and John; two granddaughters; and one great-grandson.
Memorial contributions to Friends of Cedaredge Animal Control, P.O. Box 853, Cedaredge 81413.
Dorothy (Riggle) Hamlett, 78, Grand Junction, died Jan. 29, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services are pending with Martin Mortuary.
Survivors include one son, Tim Riggle of Highlands Ranch; two daughters, Kay Gibson and Kris Smith, both of Grand Junction; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.