Death Notices, July 14, 2011
Charlene Cordova, 66, Grand Junction, died July 12, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Martin Mortuary. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include five sisters, Isabel Baker of Grand Junction, Mary Honaker of Salida, Helen Rich of Pueblo, Arlene Hutchins of Hotchkiss and Mabel Wooley of Veral, Utah.
Memorial contributions to Eagle Ridge at Grand Valley, 2425 Teller Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
Lee D. Fief, 65, Grand Junction, died July 12, 2011, at Hospice Care Center.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Livingstone Church. Burial will follow at New Elmwood Cemetery in Fruita.
Mr. Fief was a lineman.
Survivors include his wife Paulette; three sons, Leroy of Craig, James of Pueblo West and Michael of Dallas; five brothers, Frank of Indepence, Mo., Orville of San Marcos, Texas, Art of Garden City, Kan., Larry of Battlement Mesa and Gary of Fresno, Calif.; five sisters, Cece Cutshaw of Prescott, Ariz., Joan Wasinger of Grand Junction, Arlene Saunders of Bethune, Darlene Nelson of Tampa, Fla. and Terri Scher of Fresno; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
Lester Lee Holland, 82, Grand Junction, died July 12, 2011, at La Villa Grande Care Center.
No services are planned at this time.
Mr. Holland was a salesman.
Survivors include one son, Heller of Grand Junction; one daughter, Sharon Landis of Grand Junction; two brothers, Kenneth of Joplin, Mo., and Charles of West Frankfort, Ill.; one sister, Helen Middleton of Prineville, Ore.; and three grandchildren.
Jolene “Jo” Rice, 82, Grand Junction, died July 12, 2011, at Hospice Care Center.
Services will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the family residence.
Mrs. Rice was a secretary.
Survivors include her husband, Ray; two sons, Greg of Boulder and Mark of Laupahoehoe, Hawaii; one daughter, Renee Florida of Parker; two brothers, Skip Matchael of Naples, Fla., and Mike Matchael of Columbia, Mo.; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506 or the ALS Association, P.O. Box 7964, Boulder, 80306.
Former Craig resident Harry O. Seip, 77, Fresno, Calif., died July 11, 2011.
Services are pending and will be held in Craig.
Mr. Seip was a construction worker in western Colorado.
Survivors include one brother, Larry, of Craig.
John A. Watson, 91, Montrose, died July 12, 2011, at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction.
Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. and services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary in Grand Junction.
Survivors include two sons, Dan of Grand Junction and Tom of Montrose; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506, or Maranatha Volunteer International attn: John Watson School Fund, 990 Reserve Drive, Suite 100, Roseville, CA 95678.