Death notices, Jan. 17, 2014
■ Helen Louise Harrington, 91, Parachute, died Jan. 13, 2014, in Rifle.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 28 at Grand Valley Methodist Church in Parachute.
Ms. Harrington was an artist and painter.
Survivors include one daughter, Maria Ford of Parachute, and two grandchildren.
■ Calvin Peter Queal, 87, Palisade, died Jan. 14, 2014, at his home.
Services will be at a later date.
Mr. Queal was a journalist and advertising executive.
Survivors include one son, Peter Daniel of Laramie, Wyo.; two daughters, Colleen Queal Howard of Fort Collins and Duffy Alice Queal of Loveland; and one grandchild.
Memorial contributions to the Nature Conservancy, P.O. Box 3140, Telluride 81435, or to Strive, 950 Grand Ave., Grand Junction 81501.
■ Geoffrey Slade, 29, Fruita, died Jan. 11, 2014, in Aurora.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at River of Life Alliance Church in Grand Junction.
Mr. Slade was an engineer.
Survivors include his parents, Norman and Evelyn of Fruita; and two brothers, Bryan of Clifton and Scott of Westminster.
Memorial contributions to Warrior at Heart, http://www.waheart.com.
■ Harold “Randy” Thomason, 82, Palisade, died Jan. 14, 2014, at his home.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Heart of Junction Church, 755 N. Fourth St.
Mr. Thomason was a carpenter.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; two sons, Kevin of Palisade and Mark of Fruita; two daughters, Traci Kennedy of Page, Ariz., and Jacque Ward Cluck of Lafayette; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions to HopeWest and Hospice, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81501.