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Sheron Hauschel McBurney
Sheron Hauschel McBurney

July 15, 2019

Sheron Hauschel McBurney, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away in Burnet, Texas, on 1-31-19 after a long, hard-fought battle with COPD. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Gerald McBurney ; her...


Chad Prokop (January 20, 1978 — June 26, 2019)
Chad Prokop (January 20, 1978 — June 26, 2019)

July 15, 2019

Chad Prokop passed away in Colorado Springs on June 26, 2019, after a short, painful battle of a rare sarcoma cancer. He is survived by his mother, Pamela; wife Holly; and children Taylor, 14, Morgan,...


Merton Bottroff (December 31, 1924 — July 9, 2019)
Merton Bottroff (December 31, 1924 — July 9, 2019)

July 11, 2019

Merton Bottroff, 12-31-1924, passed away at E.D. Moore Care Center on July 9, 2019. He had 3 sons: Stephen in CA, David (Jeanne) of New Castle, CO and Paul, deceased. Two grandchildren, Jennifer Glynn of...


Celebration of Life: Wayne R Pecjak
Celebration of Life: Wayne R Pecjak

July 11, 2019

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, July 20th, at 1 pm at Coby and Mindy Sextons’, 711 Owens Dr., Silt, Co. Please join us in sharing our memories of Wayne. We will...


John Bales Clark (August 2, 1936 – June 4, 2019)

July 10, 2019

A Celebration of John’s Life is planned at High Horse Ranch, 7037 E. Sopris Creek Road, Snowmass, CO 81654, 20th July at 3:00 in the afternoon. Please join us in the party John would want...


Claude Loyd Gerard (Passed July 7, 2019)
Claude Loyd Gerard (Passed July 7, 2019)

July 10, 2019

Claude Loyd Gerard passed away peacefully at the Glenwood Springs Health Care, on Sunday evening July 7, 2019. Claude was born in Gilman, Colorado to Loyd A. Gerard and Ora E. (Carr) weighing in at...



Cleyo Haskin Ferrin (Dec. 20, 1927 – March 10, 2019)
Cleyo Haskin Ferrin (Dec. 20, 1927 – March 10, 2019)

July 5, 2019

Cleyo Ferrin, 91, passed away peacefully at his daughter’s home in Chandler, Arizona on March 10, 2019. Cleyo was born December 20,1927 to loving parents, Leonard Ferrin and Mabel(Jones)Ferrin in Jackson Wyoming. He was 3rd...


Warren L. Dodo (October 28, 1932 – May 19, 2019)
Warren L. Dodo (October 28, 1932 – May 19, 2019)

July 4, 2019

Warren was born on October 28, 1932 to Ralph and Donna Dodo. He passed away peacefully on May 19, 2019 under the loving care of the staff at the Colorado Veterans Community Living Center in...






Walter W. Yeakel (November 28, 1932 — June 23, 2019)
Walter W. Yeakel (November 28, 1932 — June 23, 2019)

June 27, 2019

Walter Yeakel was born November 28, 1932, in Silt, Colorado. He passed away at The Colorado State Veterans Home June 23, 2019. He was the fourth child of David Yeakel & Mollie Wagner-Yeakel. Walter attended...


Memorial Notice: Jim Tippett

June 27, 2019

There will be a memorial/celebration of life for Jim Tippett, 1 p.m. Saturday, July 6, at St. Mary of the Crown Catholic Church in Carbondale. Tippett died on May 4, 2019. He was 67. An...


Mildred Mae Ayers (June 4, 1926 – June 10, 2019

June 25, 2019

Mildred Mae Ayers was born near Mildred, Montana. She passed in Rifle where she lived the last eight years. She was the second of ten children born to Alvie and Bertha Wheeler. Millie was educated...




Rosie B. Ferrin (July 1, 1944 – June 3, 2019)
Rosie B. Ferrin (July 1, 1944 – June 3, 2019)

June 20, 2019

Rosie B. Ferrin was born on July 1, 1944, in the Philippines, to proud parents Jose Ocuma and Severa Ocaso, who preceded her in passing. She peacefully passed away at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood...