Citizen Telegram Obituaries – Sept. 26, 2013 |

Citizen Telegram Obituaries – Sept. 26, 2013

Harley Henderson

Feb. 13, 1947 ~ Sept. 7, 2013

Harley Henderson passed away Sept. 7, 2013, at his Parachute, Colo. home with his loving family by his side. He was 66.

Harley was born Feb. 13, 1947, to Howard and Agnes Henderson in Hayden. He was a loving husband, father and friend who will be missed by all who loved him.

Harley leaves behind his wife of 46 years, Nancy Henderson; a son, Harley Alan (Connie) Henderson; two daughters, Dawn Henderson (Billy Fitzsimmons) and Diann (Ted) March; adopted daughter, Sarah (Geno) Clark; grandchildren, Harley Alan Jr. of Dillon, Kathy Stallings and her fiancé, Brandon Berner, William Fitzsimmons, Breann Summer, Regina Marie; great grandchildren, Haven Marie, DeMarus Bryan; a sister, Darelene Vieyra; a brother, Gary Henderson; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Harley was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Moore, and a grandson, Bryan Stallings.

Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Grace Bible Church, Battlement Mesa, Colo.; and 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Loudy-Simpson Park, Craig, Colo. Friends and family may leave their condolences at

Mary Therese Hopper

April 4, 1930 ~ Sept. 16, 2013

Mary Therese Hopper passed away peacefully at her home on Sept. 16, 2013, in Parachute, Colo.

Mary was born April 4, 1930, to Maurice A. Sullivan and Mary M. Kirby in Boston, Mass.

Mary married the love of her life, Frederick W. Hopper. She had over 18 years of education, was a nurse and worked in the medical field.

She was proceeded in death by her beloved husband, Frederick Hopper.

No services are planned at this time.

Leo Joseph Zang

March 13, 1927 ~ Sept. 21, 2013

Leo Zang, 86,a native of Silt Mesa, died peacefully at home on Sept. 21. His common sense, simple lifestyle and love of the outdoors endeared him to many, as did the humility and human kindness he demonstrated throughout his life.

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