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Patrick Michael (Mike) Barrett (December 9, 1956 – September 14, 2018)

September 19, 2018 — Mike was born in Hot Springs, South Dakota on December 9, 1956 and passed on September 14, 2018 in Grand Junction, Colorado. He was a beloved son, loving partner, wonderful brother, comic and story teller. Mike moved from South Dakota at a young age to

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Memorial notice: Greg Paul

September 18, 2018 — Greg Paul passed away on June 29, 2018. The celebration of his life will be held Saturday, September 22, at Mount Sopris Park, Carbondale. 2pm sharing and gathering and 3pm celebration.

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Perry L. Coryell (March 24, 1928 — September 10, 2018)

September 18, 2018 — Perry L. Coryell passed away peacefully in his sleep at Prestige Assisted Living in Kalispell, MT, on the morning of September 10, 2018. He was 90 years old. Perry was born March 24, 1928, in Carbondale, CO, to Perry Commodore and Irene Lillian Coryell. He

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Memorial notice: Dorothy Grace Snearly (November 27, 1922 — August 8, 2018)

September 13, 2018 — Please join Dorothy's family and friends for a Celebration of Life Service on Saturday, September 15, 2018 ,at the Mountain View Church at 11:00 am.

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David James Young (Aug. 17, 1972 – Aug. 6, 2018)

September 12, 2018 — David James Young passed away August 6, 2018 in New Castle, CO of suicide. We ask that you open your hearts & offer compassion without judgment for those who suffer from mental illness rooted in trauma, shame, and deception from those who are supposed to

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John Edward Bolles (July 27, 1949 – May 23, 2018)

September 12, 2018 — John was born in Nevada, Missouri to Gilbert and Josephine Cotter Bolles. John was a member of the Wyandotte Nation in Oklahoma. In 1957 the family moved to Littleton, Co. John graduated from the University Of Colorado, with a degree in Television and Media Production.

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Howard Ulmer Motz (Feb. 23, 1930 – Sept. 9, 2018)

September 12, 2018 — Howard Ulmer Motz, 88, a resident of Grand Junction, passed away September 9, 2018, at Hopewest Hospice. He was born February 23, 1930, to Harold and Sara Motz. Howard was a Civil Engineer. He is survived by his wife, D. Jeanne Motz; son, Gregory Howard

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Daisy L. Popkin (July 27, 1922 — September 3, 2018)

September 11, 2018 — Loved by many species, especially dogs, cats and mosquitoes, Daisy Popkin (July 27, 1922–September 3, 2018), laughed her way through life as one who could find humor within and among all the afflictions and paradoxes of daily life. She leaves behind her loving, devoted son,

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Death notice: H.G. Dominguez (April 13, 1943 — September 11, 2018)

September 11, 2018 — H.G. Dominguez, 75, passed away September 11, 2018, in Carbondale, Colorado. A Rosary Vigil will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 12:30 P.M. followed by a Funeral Mass at 1 pm at St. Stephen Catholic Church in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Interment at Evergreen

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Memorial notice: John E. Thorpe (October 7, 1934 — July 31, 2018)

September 10, 2018 — CELEBRATION OF LIFE: John E. Thorpe Please join John Thorpe's family and friends for a memorial on Saturday, September 22nd, from 3-6 pm at the Aspen Elks Lodge.

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In memoriam: Charles Avila (November 29, 1956 — September 11, 2011)

September 10, 2018 — You left this world, no sound was heard I had no idea That life on earth, would end for you. You were gone, before I knew it No chance to say goodbye I can't grasp, that you're not here Your tragic end, came fast And

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Anita Laroux Witt (09.13.1938 —09.04.2018)

September 6, 2018 — WITT, Anita Laroux, age 79, passed away Tuesday, September 9th, 2018, peacefully in her home with family. She was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas. After graduating from Oklahoma State University, she taught physical education for 2 years. She left teaching to follow her singing

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Edward Reid Graves Jr. (Aug. 19, 1933 — Aug. 23, 2018)

September 4, 2018 — Edward Reid Graves Jr. of Fort Lupton died Aug. 23. He was born Aug. 19, 1933, to Reid Graves Sr. and Mildred Stewart Graves. He married Mary Elaine Gregory on Jan. 30, 1971. Survivors include his wife; four children; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a

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Ralph W. McIntyre (June 26, 1922 — August 14, 2018)

September 3, 2018 — He Taught Us How To Fall Every winter growing up, we delighted in skating at the ice pond with its cozy warming hut complete with a fiery potbelly stove. Nights there were even more special when Dad would surprise us, don his clunky hockey skates

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Bruce Rowland Collins (January 25th, 1964 ­— August 28th, 2018)

August 30, 2018 — Bruce Rowland Collins, 54, of Rifle, Co, passed away Tuesday from complications of colon cancer treatment on 8-28-18 in Glenwood Springs, CO. He was born 1-25-1964 in Fruita, CO, to Kenneth (Ed) and Betty P. Collins (now in the Oaks Assisted Living in Fruita). He

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Walter Deane Smith (August 12, 1927 — August 18, 2018)

August 30, 2018 — Walter Deane Smith, who was born to Walter Deane and Lucille Smith in Denver, Colorado, was the musical light in our lives and an amazing father to four daughters as well as loving husband to his beautiful wife Carol. He started playing classical music when

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Barbara Mary Tunnicliffe

August 30, 2018 — Former resident of Aspen and Carbondale. Former Lease Owner of PEAK NINE SKI RESTAURANT BRECKENRIDGE. Passed away Sept. 1st, 2012. Aged of 82. Barbara, you are sadly missed. Forever in our hearts. Brother Brian, Germaine, Nouha and many friends in Colorado and Stamford, England.

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Service notice: Bruce Rowland Collins (January 25, 1964 – August 28, 2018)

August 29, 2018 — January 25, 1964 – August 28, 2018 Funeral Services will be taking place on Monday September 3rd, 2018 at New Hope Church located at 880 Castle Valley Blvd, New Castle CO 81647 Viewing starts at 11:00am, Service will begin at 1:00pm. Graveside at Highlands Cemetery

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Peter C. Virtue (November 22, 1947 – August 21, 2018)

August 29, 2018 — Peter C. Virtue passed away peacefully at home with his wife by his side on August 21, 2018. He fought a valiant and courageous fight against pancreatic cancer. Peter's spirit and defiance against the odds will not soon be forgotten. He is survived by his

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Samuel Delbert Albro III (April 19, 1947 — August 21, 2018)

August 27, 2018 — He is survived by his Son, Samuel D. Albro IV of Grand Junction, CO; Daughter, Michelle R. Albro of Albuquerque, NM; Brother, Steven Albro of Grand Junction, CO; and Sisters, Susan Updike and Judy Richel, both from Grand Junction. Samuel has three Grandchildren and one

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