■ Jim Marlin Blasdel, 85, Fruita, died July 20, 2019, at HopeWest Hospice.

Private family services will take place.

He was a farmer.

Survivors include three sons, Jim and Joe, both of Fruita and John of Paterson, Washington; one daughter, Marsha Barbee of Mack; two brothers, Earl of Pasco, Washington and Don of Moses Lake, Washington; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to HoweWest Hospice, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, 81506.

■ Velma Jean "Jeanie" Harris, 93, Grand Junction, died July 23, 2019, at Larchwood Inns.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 12 at Victory Life Church.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include five sons, Joe Wu of Fremont, California, James M. of Springfield, Missouri, Stephen C. of Fort Collins, Gregory A. of Colorado Springs and John E. of Severance; one daughter, Sherilyn Cook of Grand Junction; 14 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Victory Life Church Missions, 2066 U.S. Highway 6&50, Fruita, 81521.

■ Janet Christine Mease, 58, Grand Junction, died July 23, 2019, at HopeWest Hospice.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Cremation will follow.

She was an editor for Journal of the Western Slope.

Survivors include one brother, Frederick D. of Arvada; and two sisters, Anna M. Mease and Susan D. Mease, both of Grand Junction.

Memorial contribtuions to HopeWest Hospice, 3090B N. 12th St., Grand Junction, 81506.

■ Pamala R. Nation, 62, Montrose, died July 20, 2019, at her home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. today at the First Baptist Church in Delta. Interment will follow in Pea Green Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband, Norman; two sons, Shane Byers of Olathe and Levi Nation of Montrose; one daughter, Amy Herrmann of Cortez; one brother, Matt Branham; and four grandchildren.

■ Betty June Reed, 89, Grand Junction, died July 23, 2019, at St. Mary's Medical Center.

No services are planned.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include three sons, Paul Jr., Richard and Gary, all of Grand Junction; two daughters, Linda Salines of Menifee, California and Cheryl Hawkins of Grand Junction; 12 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions to Roice-Hurst Humane Society, 362 28 Road, Grand Junction, 81501.

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