■ Robert Craig Barber, 73, Fruita, died July 30, 2019, in Grand Junction.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and a New Mexico sheriff's deputy.

Survivors include two sons, Chris of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Jeff of Gainesville, Virginia; and five grandchildren.

■ Gerald Edward Collier, 80, Grand Junction, died Aug. 4, 2019, at William Bee Ririe Hospital in Ely, Nevada.

Visitation will be at 9 a.m. Friday, with services at 10 a.m., at the chapel at Brown's Cremation and Funeral Service. Burial will be at Crown Point Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; three daughters, Louise Stanworth of Grand Junction, Faynell Collier of Clifton and Kathy Collier of Copperas Cove, Texas; two brothers, James of Bakersfield, California, and Richard of Miami, Oklahoma; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

■ Gordon Wesley King, 78, Grand Junction, died July 5, 2019, at St. Mary's Medical Center.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.

He was a rate analyst for the state of Colorado.

Survivors include one sister, Phylis King of Boise, Idaho.

Memorial contributions to First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., Grand Junction 81501, or the charity of your choice.

■ Brian Lee Melendy, 55, Grand Junction, died Aug. 5, 2019, at his home.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at New Horizon Foursquare Church.

He was a dialysis technician.

Survivors include his wife, Trish; two sons, Donavan Kiddy of Loveland and Michael Kiddy of Broomfield; three daughters, Taylor Melendy of Mesa, Arizona, Kelly Melendy of Grand Junction and Danyelle Johnston of Junction City, Kansas; his parents, Perry and Kay of Palisade; one sister, Peri Ann Unfred of Palisade; and seven grandchildren.

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