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Eric D. Collins (December 28, 1969 — May 10, 2018)

May 19, 2018 — Eric D. Collins, age 48, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, May 10, 2018. He was born on December 28, 1969, in California, the son of Kenneth R. and Peggy (Hubbard) Collins. He was married to the love of his life, Trisha Seaburg,

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Death notice: George E. Bagley

May 16, 2018 — George E. Bagley, 84, Silt, died May 15, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Grand Junction, CO. No Services are set at this time. He was a man of great faith. Survivors include his wife Ginny Bagley of Silt; 2 sons, Ron Bagley (Charlene-Dink) of

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Chip Brotzman (October 27, 1956 — May 10, 2018)

May 15, 2018 — Chip Brotzman, son of former five-term U.S. Rep Donald G. Brotzman of Colorado, died Thursday, May 10, at his home near New Castle. He was 61. He was born on Oct. 27, 1956, in Boulder. His mother, Louise Reed Brotzman, went into labor during her

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Jeannine L. Henry (January 25, 1929 — December 17, 2017)

May 15, 2018 — Jeannine L. Henry passed away December 17, 2017. Jeannine was born January 25, 1929, in Louisiana. A public celebration will be held at 3:30 P.M. May 25, 2018, at Rosebud Cemetery in Glenwood Springs Colorado. A reception will be held from 5-8 P.M. May 25,

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Eric George Rasmussen (August 6, 1950 — May 12, 2018)

May 15, 2018 — In the early morning hours of Saturday, May 12, 2018, God called home His faithful servant Mr. Eric George Rasmussen. Born August 6, 1950, aged 67. Mr. Rasmussen resided and passed in the beautiful home he and his love built near Copper Bank, BZ. Mr.

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John Dayton Jerome (March 23, 1933 — May 11, 2018)

May 14, 2018 — Mr. John Dayton Jerome, 85, of Grand Junction, Colorado, died Friday May 11, 2018. Military services will be held at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado in Grand Junction, Colorado, on May 16, 2018, at 1:00 PM. A visitation will be held from 4-6:00

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In memoriam: Court Will (October 2, 1979 – May 13, 2017)

May 11, 2018 — A Son, Brother, Husband, Uncle (Candy), Father and Friend Court Will was God's greatest gift to our hearts and his love stays with us always We are the keepers of all the great memories, a sacred trust Court conveyed when he journeyed on Always remember,

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Frank J Sackrider (November 7, 1963 — May 4, 2018)

May 10, 2018 — Frank J Sackrider of Clifton, CO, passed away on May 4, 2018. He was raised in the Silt and Rifle areas, attended Rifle High School. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Anna; his children Brandi (Greg) Ewing, Frankie (Brittney) Sackrider and Sarah

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In memoriam: Court Will (October 2, 1979 – May 13, 2017)

May 10, 2018 — A Son, Brother, Husband, Uncle (Candy), Father and Friend Court Will was God's greatest gift to our hearts and his love stays with us always We are the keepers of all the great memories, a sacred trust Court conveyed when he journeyed on Always remember,

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James Sinkler Hickson (Dec 17, 1933 – May 07, 2018)

May 9, 2018 — James Sinkler Hickson, 16-year resident of Glenwood Springs, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2018, at the age of 84. Jim was born in Milan, MO, on December 17, 1933. His memories from his first five years were his father's bird dogs (Bow & Wow),

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Patsy (Pat) Barnes (July 12, 1933 — April 22, 2018)

May 7, 2018 — Patsy Lee Barnes (Pat), 84, passed away on April 22, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, CO, after a short illness. Pat was born in Madison, NE, on July 12, 1933, to William Spence and Lydia A. Spence. She graduated from Washington High

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Bill Delbert Haddon (April 3, 1956 — May 4, 2018)

May 7, 2018 — Bill Delbert Haddon of Blackfoot, Idaho, passed away surrounded by family at Bingham Memorial Hospital on May 4, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born on April 3, 1956, to Bill Joe Haddon and LaVonna Kesler Haddon. He was the

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Jim L. Michelsen (Aug. 12, 1942 – March 10, 2018)

May 2, 2018 — Jim, 75, passed due to complications from pulmonary fibrosis. He passed in Tucson, AZ. He was born at Antlers, CO, to Oliver and Lovena (Ryden) Michelsen. He graduated from Rifle High School in 1960. He married Betty Ovinek in April 1962. Jim graduated from Devry

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Joseph J. Hofer (October 31, 1958 — February 28, 2018)

May 1, 2018 — Joseph J. Hofer, 59, of Glenwood Springs, died Feb. 28, 2018, in Olathe, Co., after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Montana on Oct. 31, 1958, but lived and worked on the Western Slope for most of his adult life. Burial will

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Raymond Charles Lloyd (May 15, 1944 — April 21, 2018)

May 1, 2018 — Ray was born in Astoria Queens, New York City. He was predeceased by his parents Marie Suk and George Washington Lloyd, and brother George Lloyd. He is survived by two nieces, his Aunt Dot and Uncle Fred Lloyd and cousins. He went to Stuyvesant High

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Clement F. Meyer (August 29, 1944 — April 27, 2018)

April 30, 2018 — Clement Francis Meyer, age 73, passed away on April 27, 2018. He was born on August 29, 1944, in St. Peter, Minnesota, to Clement Joseph and Berniece (Franklin) Meyer. He was blessed with the gift of gab, and many stories originated from his upbringing on

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William W. Bolitho

April 28, 2018 — William W. Bolitho, a longtime resident of Glenwood Springs and New Castle, passed away on April 20, 2018, at the age of 84. Bill was born in Glenwood Springs, CO, on September 28, 1933, to Wilbur "Skip" and Esther Bolitho. Upon graduating from high school,

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Mark Jeffrey Huffman (August 27, 1959 – April 21, 2018)

April 25, 2018 — Mark Jeffrey Huffman was born to Lois Marie Erwin and Thomas Clyde Huffman on August 27, 1959, and died April 21, 2018, in Tyler, Texas. He was preceded in death by his mother, and his infant daughter Carolyn Marie Huffman. He is survived by his

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Rollo Douglas McDonald, Sr (May 27, 1929 – Apr 14, 2018)

April 25, 2018 — Rollo "Douglas" McDonald, 88, of Glenwood Springs, Colorado, passed away, Saturday, April 14, 2018. Father of Doug McDonald Jr (Deceased), Cindy Stewart, Dan McDonald. Services will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, May 12th at LDS Church, 87 S 100 E, Salina, Utah. Viewing 11:30-1:00.

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Mary Ethel Arnold Ward (January 9, 1918 — April 21, 2018)

April 24, 2018 — Mary Ethel Arnold Ward went home surrounded by loved ones on April 21, 2018. She was born to Georgia Ann Todd Arnold and Eliga Arnold on January 9, 1918, in Gravette, Arkansas. The 4th of five children. She married Ralph Ward on May 31, 1934.

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