Death Notices, March 23, 2011
Susan E. Alexander, 88, Eckert, died March 19, 2011, at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Eckert Cemetery.
Ms. Alexander was a bookkeeper.
Daryl R. Avenell, 82, Loma, died March 20, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services at Veterans Memorial Cemetery are pending with Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
Mr. Avenell was a maintenance worker for El Paso County.
Survivors include his wife, Doris A.; one daughter, Leona Roberts of Pagosa Springs; one brother, Merlin of Casa Grande, Ariz.; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 2121 North Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
Joan Elizabeth King, 72, Grand Junction, died March 18, 2011, at her home.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at American Lutheran Church. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Veterans Affairs Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Kirsten King of Grand Junction and Debra King of Westminster; two brothers, Vernon L. Brown and Kevin E. Kenworthy; and one grandchild.
Hubert G. Summers Jr., 89, Grand Junction, died March 21, 2011, at his home.
No services are planned.
Mr. Summers was a public relations director for Coors.
Survivors include three sons, David and Scott, both of Grand Junction, Larry of Littleton, and Bruce of Arvada; one daughter, Sue Wilson of Denver; one brother, Jim of Lander, Wyo.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.