Saturday, October 01, 2022

Rose Marie Hitchens November 30, 1933 - September 28, 2022 Rose Marie Hitchens of Grand Junction passed away quietly on September 28, 2022. She was eighty-eight years old. She was born Rose Marie Carlucci in Fruita, Colorado, November 30, 1933, and grew up on the Carlucci farm, now the Adobe…

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Ernest Joseph Flores October 25, 1966 - September 15, 2022 Ernest Joseph Flores was born on October 25, 1966 to Gloria Lopez and Johnny Flores in Grand Junction, Colorado. Ernest lived most of his life in the Grand Valley, went to Palisade High School, and later attended Lamar College on a b…

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Sharon Elizabeth Saunders November 2, 1946 - September 18, 2022 Sharon, age 75, joined her Heavenly Father on Sunday, September 18, 2022, with her family surrounding her. Sharon was survived by her little brother, David Crites (wife, Sharon Crites), her cousin, Judy Chase, daughter, Laura Ha…

Marilyn Pacheco October 5, 1925 - September 25, 2022 Marilyn May Maluy Pacheco was the second child born to Clem and Mary Maluy. She was born October 5, 1925 in New Liberty, Colorado, a small community 5 miles northwest of Mack. She had bright red hair and her Mother always called her “a roc…

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Rev. James Wendall Nylund February 28, 1934 - September 14, 2022 Rev. James Wendall Nylund, 88, of Grand Junction, CO, passed away peacefully on September 14 from complications of pneumonia. His devoted wife of 48 years, Karol, was by his side. In addition to Karol, Jim will be lovingly reme…

David Louis Barnard February 19, 1937 - September 18, 2022 David Louis Barnard went to Heaven on September 18, 2022 in Grand Junction, Colorado. He was 85 years old. David was born on February 19, 1937 to Henry and Addie Barnard in Fairfax, OK. He was a long time resident of Naturita, CO. Da…

Dorene Carpenter November 27, 1940 - August 31, 2022 Dorene Carpenter, (81), of Fruita CO, passed away on Aug 31, 2022 in Grand Jct, CO with her family by her side. Dorene married George L Carpenter (deceased) on June 2, 1962 and they had 4 children, John R Carpenter (deceased), James J Carp…

Elizabeth Biggs Zollner April 11, 1926 - September 18, 2022 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Ps 116:15 Heaven just got a little sweeter, Mary Elizabeth (Betsy) Biggs Zollner, the eldest daughter of Clyde and Josephine Ramsay Biggs, was born in Grand Junction, Col…

Sharon Elaine Hoisington January 23, 1945 - September 13, 2022 Sharon Elaine Hoisington, 77, passed away at her home in Clifton, Colorado, on September 13, 2022. Sharon was born January 23, 1945, in Uravan, Colorado, to Lyle and Edith Gilbert.The family moved to Rifle for a short time, and t…

Jennifer Nix June 12, 1958 - September 17, 2022 On Saturday, September 17, 2022, Jennifer Nix, a beloved mother and grandmother, passed away. She was sixty-four. She was born Jennifer Lynn Strebel on June 12, 1958, to Kenneth and Joan (Colwell) Strebel. At the age of 18 she moved to Fruita, …

Patricia Thamm September 15, 1930 - August 31, 2022 Patricia Thamm lived in Grand Junction, CO for over 65 years. For those of us who were lucky enough to have had her in our lives you know she was very special. Kind, gentle, thoughtful, inspiring and a strength of character that belied her …

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Rosalie Arruabarrena February 25, 1928 - September 14, 2022 Rosalie Arruabarrena went to be with the Lord on September 14, 2022. She was 94. Rosalie was born on February 25, 1928 to Miguel and Manuela (Oyarbide) Echeverria in Baliarrain, Guipuzcoa, Spain. Educated in private schools, she gra…

Anthony Marcel Plsek February 8, 1944 - September 21, 2022 Tony, a lifelong resident of Grand Junction passed peacefully in his family home with his wife Sheila by his side. Easily recognized by his white hat and moustache was always willing to lend a hand when needed. On his tractor or 4-wh…

Friday, September 23, 2022

Andrew Gonzales April 11, 1958 - September 14, 2022 Andrew was a native of Fruita, CO. and was 64 years old. He was a loving Father, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather and Friend. He LOVED his Broncos through the good times and the bad!! He was also fond of fishing, playing guitar which tied into h…

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Theo Christiana Klaseen Sieg May 17, 1951 - September 18, 2022 With quilt fat quarters on the ironing board and beef broth bubbling on the stove, Theo Sieg left us suddenly, on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, in San Rafael, CA. Born on “Tuolumne Cooperative Farm” in Modesto, she attended North Davis…

Richard Wise Pippenger July 12, 1935 - September 18, 2022 Richard(Dick) Pippenger passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022 at his home in Grand Junction Colorado. Dick was born on July 12, 1935 in Lafayette, IN to Gladys (Wise) and Dr. Wayne G. Pippenger. He grew up in the little farm town …

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Isaac Allen Stobbe April 9, 2003 - September 4, 2022 BM3 (Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class) Isaac Allen Stobbe was born at Fort Carson, Colorado on April 9th, 2003, at the cusp of Operation Iraqi Freedom, the sixth child of Major (Ret) Patrick and Elizabeth Stobbe. Isaac slipped away from the burd…

Ivo Eugene Lindauer April 7, 1931 - September 14, 2022 Dr. Ivo Eugene Lindauer passed away peacefully at home with family the evening of September 14, 2022 at 91 years old. Ivo has left behind a spirit of adventure, education, and perseverance throughout his lifetime as a professor, botanist…

Lola M. Muhr February 21, 1934 - September 17, 2022 Lola M. Muhr was born on February 21, 1934, to Frank and Naomi Wilson (Babb), on a farm in Arkansas. The family moved to Colorado in her youth and settled in Cotopaxi, CO where she graduated from Cotopaxi High School, playing sports and che…

Sunday, September 18, 2022

David Caley James February 14, 1947 - August 27, 2022 David Caley James, born to Dr. and Mrs. Lynn James on February 14, 1947, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on August 27, 2022, at the age of 75. Dave was born in Omaha, Nebraska, grew up in Grand Junction, Colorado, …

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Patricia “Pat” Mary Caldwell August 20, 1931 - September 9, 2022 Patricia “Pat” Mary Caldwell was born in Phoenix, Arizona on August 20, 1931. She passed away peacefully on September 9, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was a light in both her friend’s and family’s lives and will be dearly…

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

William H “Billy” Dunning January 15, 1938 - September 6, 2022 Billy died at home of a heart attack after suffering from a long battle with cancer. He was born to Harold and Erma Dunning in Grand Junction, Colorado and resided here most of his life. He graduated from Grand Junction High scho…

Sunday, September 11, 2022

LeRoy Edward McKee September 11,1928 - September 4, 2022 We are heartbroken to announce the death of our Dad, LeRoy Edward McKee on September 4, 2022. He passed away peacefully at the age of 93, in his home with his daughter Tammy by his side. He was born in Edmond, Kansas September 11,1928 …

Nancy Ann Gardner October 21, 1950 - August 23, 2022 Beloved sister, aunt, cousin and friend. Nancy slipped from this life into the presence of her Lord, on August 23, 2022. Nancy Ann Gardner was born October 21, 1950, to Garth O. and Lillie Fern (Delisle) Gardner. She lived her entire life …

Gary Lee Fowler August 19, 1939 - September 3, 2022 Gary Lee Fowler, 83 passed away peacefully on September 3rd, 2022. Born on August 19th, 1939 in Standardville, UT to Leslie and Adaline Fowler. He grew up in Carbon County, UT and graduated from Carbon High School in 1957. He honorably serv…

Edwin C Branson January 21, 1947 - August 30, 2022 My Dear Ed, you left me, family and friends so unexpectedly. I want to share with everyone more about you. Ed became a father to Tina, Gary, and Alan in his mid-teens. He took on this great responsibility. He learned welding, tow truck drivi…

Jessica Ann Bumguardner September 12, 1976 - April 29, 2022 Jessica passed away after a long history of cardiopulmonary disease. Jessica was born in Grand Junction and lived her entire life in Mesa. Jessica lived life large. She enjoyed sports, shopping, being “in charge” and going out to ea…

Marian Adela (DeDe) Conklin June 29, 1930 - September 5, 2022 Our dear mother, DeDe Conklin, passed away peacefully on September 5, 2022 with her daughter, Deborah, by her side. DeDe was born to Charles and Marian Wainford in Brunswick, ME. She graduated from Brunswick High School in 1949, a…

Knolly Lee (Clark) Alley (Hetzel) September 13, 1974 - September 6, 2022 Knolly was born on September 13, 1974, in Grand Junction, to Linda Lee Clark. He was injured when he was eight months old. Linda and Knolly’s brother, Miles, did not survive. Knolly was adopted by his loving biological …

Friday, September 09, 2022

Mario Martinez Jr January 18, 1988 - September 3, 2022 Mario Martinez Jr passed away September 3, 2022, he was 34. Mario was born on January 18, 1988 in San Bernardino, California from the union of Mario and Deborah Martinez. Mario married Zomara Diaz on May 4, 2010 in Grand Junction, Colora…

Noemi Magdalena Martinez January 5, 1942 - September 6, 2022 Noemi Martinez 80, passed away peacefully in Eckert, Colorado, on September 6, 2022. Noemi Magdalena Martinez was born on January 5, 1942 to Alberto & Maria Urcinia Martinez in Quest, New Mexico. She was a graduate of Grand Jun…

Thursday, September 08, 2022

Robert “Bobby” Glenn Williams March 14, 1938 - September 1, 2022 Robert (Bobby) Glenn Williams passed away on September 1, 2022 in Grand Junction, CO. Born March 14, 1938 in Nucla, CO to Gord and Edith (Goff) Williams. Bobby worked in Uravan Mill and various Uranium mines throughout Western …

Wednesday, September 07, 2022

C Dennis King July 5, 1952 - August 31, 2022 Longtime Delta and Mesa County resident Dennis King unexpectedly passed away at his home in Fruita, Colorado on Wednesday, August 31, 2022. Dennis was 70 years of age. Dennis was born in Hotchkiss, Colorado on July 5, 1952, the son of Chester “Don…

Wilmer Kindall February 4,1930 - August 27, 2022 Wilmer Kindall of Loma passed away the morning of August 27. He was 92 years old. Wilmer was born February 4,1930 to Harmon and Enid Kindall. He was raised in Spring Valley on the family farm and lived near Glenwood Springs and Carbondale most…

Ruby LaRae Russell March 15, 1951 - August 14, 2022 Ruby LaRae Russell, 71, of Fruita, Colorado passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2022, peacefully at home. Ruby was born March 15, 1951, in Fruita, to LeRoy Earl and Dorothy Marie (Beaslin) Russell. She graduated from Fruita High School with t…

Susan Dickson August 29, 1955 - August 29, 1955 Susan Dickson died the night of her 67th birthday in her GJ apartment from a BAMI (Big Ass MI), just 28 days after not quite voluntarily retiring as a nurse at a local large hospital. You may have known her as your nurse in ICU, CCU, cardiac re…

Calli Sue Waller McWilliams November 28, 1978 - August 31, 2022 Calli Sue Waller McWilliams passed away August 31, 2022 in San Antonio, TX. Survived by her parents; Charlie Waller (Chris) and Cinda Turnquist (Gordon), Brothers, Todd Waller (Angie) and Colt Waller, and sister, Cari O’Clock (J…

Sunday, September 04, 2022

Ruby LaRae Russell March 15, 1951 - August 14, 2022 Ruby LaRae Russell, 71, of Fruita, Colorado passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2022 peacefully at home. Ruby was born March 15, 1951, in Fruita, Colorado to LeRoy Earl and Dorothy Marie (Beaslin) Russell. She graduated from Fruita High Schoo…

Gary Robert Gates April 8, 1935 - August 30, 2022 Gary Robert Gates was born in Steamboat Springs, CO on April 8, 1935, to Glen and Dorothy Gates. He died peacefully in his sleep in Palisade, CO on August 30, 2022. Gary married Barbara Lee Finch in July 1955 and went on to have six children,…

Michael Francis Glynn July 17, 1937 - August 2, 2022 Michael “Mike” Francis Glynn, 85, passed away on August 2, 2022. Mike was born in 1937 in Waseca, Minnesota. The son of Eugene and Mary Glynn and the oldest of 14. Raised in rural Minnesota, Mike helped with the family farm and the care of…

Daron Keith Hanson July 27, 1972 - August 22, 2022 Daron Keith Hanson, also know as DK and Toot, passed away on August 22, 2022. He had just turned 50. He is survived by his mother, Nicci Jenkins, stepfather Donald Jenkins; father, Aron Hanson; stepmother, Janet Hanson; sister, Nicha St. Hil…

Lavonne Graves August 5, 1930 - August 30, 2022 Lavonne Graves passed away on August 30 2022 in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 92. She was married to Lien (Lee) Graves (deceased 2012) for 64 years. She is survived by her two daughters Barbara Coyne (Robert), Carol Emich (Fred III),…

Lester David Scott March 24, 1954 - August 27, 2022 Lester David Scott, a bright light on this planet, left us on August 27, 2022. Les had “gone home” to Nucla for his 50th class reunion and passed in the night. Lester had recently married his longtime sweetheart, his ½ a hoot, Delilah. Lest…

Daniel M. Nees July 5, 1956 - August 29, 2022 Beloved father to Aaron and Amy Nees and dear husband to Susie Nees. Dan spent his entire career as an Entomologist with the Colorado Department of Agriculture in Palisade Colorado. He played a large role in the control of non-native invasive pla…

Harold Ralph Alsin September 8, 1933 - May 30, 2022 Harold Ralph Alsin, age 88, died on May 30, 2022 at his home with his wife Vicki Ann Alsin by his side following a long illness. Harold was born September 8, 1933 in Wilkins county Minnesota to Ralph and Lillian (Martens) Alsin. Harold grad…

Saturday, September 03, 2022

Douglas R. Clark October 18, 1967 - July 15, 2022 In the early morning hours of July 15, 2022, Doug was at peace. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Brandie; sons Avery (Alysia), Brenden, and Harrison; grandson Owen; mother Martha; sisters Lori (Russell) Wynne, Carrie (Sean) Cronin, and…

Carole Elaine Lloyd August 21, 1941 - August 26, 2022 Carole Elaine Lloyd, age 81, of Exeter, Missouri, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2022, at Roaring River Health and Rehab, Cassville. Daughter of Ralph and Gladys (Thomas) Stout, Carole was born on August 21, 1941, in Palisade, Colorado…

Judith Ann Miller July 31, 1947 - August 20, 2022 Judith Ann (Seurer) Miller was born on July 31, 1947 to George and Thelma Seurer in Denver, Colorado. Judy passed away peacefully from natural causes in her sleep on August 20, 2022 in Grand Junction, Colorado. We can only imagine how happy s…

Friday, September 02, 2022

Joanne Gore Trevenen July 2, 1933 - August 25, 2022 Joanne Gore Trevenen was born July 2, 1933, in Craig, Colorado. She was the daughter of Merle McKee and William Crawford Gore. Joanne married Robert Trevenen on August 28, 1950, in Casper, Wyoming; she was later sealed to him in the Manti, …

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

William “Dennis” Berg September 29, 1958 - August 28, 2022 William “Dennis” Berg of Eureka, loving husband, father, brother, uncle, and grandfather, lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, August 28, 2022, at his home in Eureka, at the age of 63. He was born September 29, 1958, in Oklahoma Ci…