Death Notices, Nov. 16, 2011
Doris Jean Campbell, 74, Palisade, died Nov. 14, 2011, at The Retreat at Palisade.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Palisade Municipal Cemetery.
Ms. Campbell was a homemaker.
Survivors include her son, Mark of Clifton; three daughters, Diane Soderborg of Clifton, Debbie Morris of Cedaredge and Sherri Brown of Clifton; one brother, Douglas Longwill of Wyoming; one sister, Verna Baxter of Grand Junction; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alpine Hospice, 2764 Compass Dr., Grand Junction 81506.
Annie Garcia, 82, Grand Junction, died Nov. 13, 2011, at her residence.
The rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Sunday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will take place at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, followed by burial at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.
Survivors include husband Joe Lino; son Ted of Grand Junction; daughters JoLynn Tillman, Cabrini Stage and Elizabeth Rodriguez, all of Grand Junction; brother Johnie Vigil of Delta; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, CO 81506; or American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass Drive, No. 100, Grand Junction, CO 81506.
Virgena Gettman, 33, Cedaredge, died Nov. 14, 2011, at her home.
Services are pending through Taylor Funeral Service.
Survivors include her mother, Teresa Lynn Stave; her grandparents, Richard and Barbara Gettman of Cedaredge; two sons, Donovan Sinka and Dallas Willshire, both of Cedaredge; one daughter, Autumn Gettman of Cedaredge; and one sister, Leanne Gettman of Delta.
Memorial contributions can be made to a suicide prevention organization of the giver’s choice.
Jean Lawson, 78, Grand Junction, died Nov. 12, 2011, at her residence.
No services will take place.
Ms. Lawson was a retired educator.
Survivors include son David Rehn of Carbondale, Ill.; daughter Cathy Rehn of Grand Junction; brother Jack B. of Tacoma, Wash.; sister Joan L. Dickens of Carbondale, Ill.; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions to TIP Hospice, 702 Chestnut, Murphysboro, Ill. 62966, or Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, CO 81506.
Lorene McKissen, 93, Grand Junction, died Nov. 15, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Burial will follow at New Elmwood Cemetery.
Ms. McKissen was a homemaker.
Survivors include 14 grandchildren; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090 B N 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.
James G. “JP” Pryor, 53, Cedaredge, died Nov. 10, 2011, at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction.
A memorial potluck will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pondy Bar in Cedaredge.
Survivors include wife Laura; son James; daughter Tashia; and brother Edward Gene of Defuniak Springs, Fla.
Arnulfo L. Sacro, 87, Grand Junction, died Nov. 11, 2011, at his home.
Services will take place at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
Mr. Sacro was a farmer.
Survivors include wife Marina of Fruita; son Marinulfo of the Philippines; daughters Shonie Shaw of Fruita, Fina Ward of Grand Junction, Gilda Crane of London, and Urcina Villan, Luzmaria Ocenar and Numfa Dungog, all of the Philippines; sister Columbina of the Philippines; 34 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Jean Vastardis, 86, Cedaredge, died Nov. 10, 2011, at her home.
Services will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday at Surface Creek Community Church in Austin.
Survivors include daughter Thekla L. Copper of Cedaredge; sister Catherine Diamond of Upper Darby, Penn.; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.