Death Notices, March 17, 2011
Sandra Jeanne Kraus, 62, Olathe, died March 14, 2011, at her home.
A rosary will be said at 6 p.m. Friday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel, followed by interment at Delta City Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn; a son, Joshua of Olathe; three daughters, Karen Parks of Tulsa, Okla., Laura Kraus of Oilton, Okla., and Katrina Chandler of Olathe; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association, 2480 W. 26th Ave., unit 120B, Denver 80211.
Gene Lee Pope, 39, Grand Junction, died March 12, 2011, at his home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Vineyard Canyon View Church in Grand Junction.
He is survived by two sons, Clayton Fenske of Denver and Ostan Pope of Grand Junction; his parents, Kerry Bruce and Theresa June Pope of Grand Junction; three brothers, Kerry Bruce Jr. of Cortez and Donald Owen and Ronald Elden, both of Grand Junction; and two sisters, Taffy Roberts of Grand Junction and Michelle Pope of Cortez.
Memorial contributions to the Gene Pope Memorial Fund at any Bank of the West.
Janice D. Potter, 63, Grand Junction, died March 14, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
Mrs. Potter was a homemaker.
She is survived by one son, Michael of Midlothian, Texas; two daughters, Michelle Smith of Livermore, Calif., and Sandy Bavor of Grand Junction; three brothers, Steve Campbell of Pinedale, Wyo., Avery Campbell of Montrose and Brian Campbell of Grand Junction; one sister, Ruth Scales of Grand Junction; and nine grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Lifesong for Orphans, P.O. Box 40, Gridley, IL 621744.
Juanita Faye Robinson, 51, Clifton, died March 14, 2011, at her home.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Cory Cemetery in Cory.
Ms. Robinson was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Jeffry; two daughters, Tana Shafer and Sheena Dickenson, both of Clifton; her mother, Mildred Miller of Austin; three brothers, Floyd and Donald Miller, both of Delta, and Kenneth Miller of Colorado; five sisters, Janet Hickie of Iowa, Marie Williams of Springfield, Mo., Dorothy Wear of Delta, Diana Thuma of Grand Junction and Mary Roberts of Sherman, Texas; and seven grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to the Juanita Robinson Memorial Fund at any Wells Fargo bank.
Raymond Joseph Schuster, 78, Palisade, died March 12, 2011, at Hospice Care Center.
A rosary will be said at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Palisade, followed by a memorial mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment will be at Immaculate Heart Catholic Church Columbarium after the service.
Mr. Schuster was a civil mining engineer.
Survivors include his wife, Janine; a son, Jeff of Highlands Ranch; five daughters, Katie Sickles of Cedaredge, Sandy Schuster of Chesterbrook, Pa., Sue Ayotte of Fort Collins, Julie Crocco of Price, Utah, and Gail Schuster of Denver; three brothers, Leo and Bruce, both of Denver, and Leroy of Beloit, Kan.; one sister, Arline Young of Denver; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Mesa County Spellbinders, care of the Mesa County Library, P.O. Box 3668, Grand Junction 81502, or to St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 535 W. First Street, Palisade 81526.