Death Notices, July 15, 2012

Barbara Jean Anderson, 71, Grand Junction, died July 11, 2012, at her home.

Services are pending with Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.

Ms. Anderson was a waitress.

Survivors include four daughters, Jody A. Bailey of Grand Junction, Tammy M. Smith of Reedsburg, Wis., Sherri L. Nichols of Pasco, Wash., and Lori R. Stuart of Phoenix, Ariz.; four brothers, Arthur Arnold of Juneau, Alaska, Clyde Morell of Maryland, William Arnold of Yuba City, Calif., and Leon Arnold of St. Ignacio, Utah; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Jodi Baily, 2515 Patterson Road, Grand Junction 81505.

Armene Kathleen McDonough, 94, formerly of Grand Junction, died May 4, 2012, in Lancaster, Calif.

Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.

Survivors include five daughters, Nancy Crandell of Northglenn, Virginia Wirtz of Ridgecrest, Calif., Ellen Williams of Colorado Springs, Judy Clausen of Delta, and Sherie Moore of Denver; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Hattie “Adele” Crandell, 92, De Beque, died July 13, 2012, at Hospice Care Center.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Open Bible Church in De Beque, with burial to follow at De Beque Cemetery.

Survivors include one son, Barton Keith of Silt; three daughters, Helen Joyce Hollen of Chandler, Okla., Verna Louise Bowen of Grand Junction and Rita Sue Jack of De Beque; two sisters, Ethel Atwood and Fern Bowman; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.

Lloyd Essex, 68, Sacramento, Calif., died July 13, 2012, in Grand Junction.

No services are planned.

Survivors include two sons, Martin of Ravenna, Mich., and Jerry of Clifton; three daughters, Paula Mom of Reed City, Mich., Helen Johnson of Sparks, Nev., and Kandice Todd of Sacramento; two brothers, Jerome and Dale, both of Michigan; one sister, Donna Williams of Reed City; and 11 grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1250 Fourth St., Santa Monica, CA., 90401.

LaVon Goulart, 48, Grand Junction, died July 12, 2012, at her home.

Services will be private.

Ms. Goulart was a homemaker.

Survivors include one son, Michael Smith of Fruita; one daughter, Angelique Folkestad of Prescott Valley, Ariz.; and four grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.

John Michael Little, 24, Grand Junction, formerly of Oak Creek, died July 10, 2012, at his home.

Services will be held at a later date in Steamboat Springs.

Survivors include his mother, Brenda of Phippsburg; two brothers, Richard of Colorado Springs and Joshua of Rozete, Wyo.; and one sister, Frankie Little of Oak Creek.

Memorial contributions in his name to any branch at First National Bank of the Rockies.

Darius Patrick Obergfell, 28, Palisade, died July 12, 2012, in Fruita.

Services will be private.

Mr. Obergfell was a medical technician.

Survivors include one son, Aiden of Fruita; one daughter, Angelina of Fruita; his mother, Sarina Obergfell of Phoenix, Ariz., one brother, Dmitri of Denver; his maternal grandmother,  Sally Porter of Palisade.

Memorial contributions to benefit the children of Obergfell at any Wells Fargo Bank.

Joe E. Price, 82, Grand Junction, died July 13, 2012, at his home.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church in Grand Junction.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy; three sons, Jeff, Jay and Jon, all of Grand Junction; one sister, Ann Erickson of Cortez; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th St., Grand Junction 81506.

Sally Jo Reeves, 72, Grand Junction, died July 7, 2012, at Porter Hospital in Denver.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary, with interment to follow at Orchard Mesa.

Mrs. Reeves was an administrative assistant.

Survives include her husband, Robert of Grand Junction; one daughter, Julie Barrett of Huntsville, Utah; one sister, Roberta Sue Price of Texas; and two grandchildren.


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