Obituaries for October 2011

Subscribe

Obituary

Joseph Trent Corriveau

Joseph Trent Corriveau, formerly of Craig, died Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, near Omaha, Neb. He was 54. Services are pending.

Ramon D. "Ray" Reid

Ramon D. “Ray” Reid was born Oct. 28, 1927, in Humme, Mo., the son of Adriane and Maud (Robey) Reid. He was raised and attended school in Missouri. Ray married Wilma A. Petersen on Feb. 28, 1951, in Nebraska. They ...

E. Robert "Bob" Grieve

E. Robert “Bob” Grieve, of Rawlins, Wyo., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, in Tuscon, Ariz. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at the Valley Community Center in Baggs, Wyo. Interment will follow in the ...

Grace McSweeney

Grace McSweeney, of Hayden, died Monday, Sept. 26, 2011, in Denver. A funeral service will take place Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011, at Hayden Congregational Church. Interment will follow in the Hayden Cemetery.

Laurel Marie Causer

Laurel Marie Causer, also known as Betty Boop with the attitude, played her final bingo game Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011. She was 39. Laurel arrived in this world with a Starbucks in hand wearing a tie-dyed T-shirt. Although she had ...

Francis Rutherford

Francis Rutherford, a longtime resident of Craig and the Yampa Valley, died Monday, August 29, 2011, in Aurora. A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at Craig Cemetery.

David D. Brown, Jr.

A funeral service for David Brown will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at the North Park Community Church in Walden. Interment will follow in the Jackson County Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the NWCO ...

Chad Running

Chad McKay Running, 35, of Craig, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Flaming Gorge, Utah, while on a family camping/boating trip. Chad was born Aug. 12, 1976, in Watford City, N.D. He graduated from Moffat County High School in 1994. ...

Patricia Kaspar-Coles

Patricia Kaspar-Coles, of Centennial, died Friday, Sept. 30, 2011. She was 74. Pat was born March 17, 1937, in Omaha, Neb., to Walter and Mary Kaspar. She graduated from Benson High School in 1955, and from Colorado State College in ...

Roy Eugene Wellard

Roy Eugene Wellard, a former Craig resident, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at his home in Clifton. He was 58. Roy was born Oct. 25, 1952. A visitation for family and friends was Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at the Taylor ...

Vada M. Baptist

Vada M. Baptist, of Craig, died Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, at her home. Vada is the mother of Jim Baptist, of Craig, and Mike Baptist, of Fort Collins. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, ...

Stella Jean Prettyman Alexander Johnson

Stella Jean Prettyman Alexander Johnson, of Craig and Price, Utah, died Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, in Craig. She was 64. Stella was born March 5, 1947, to Bud and Betty Prettyman in Price, Utah. She married Phillip Alexander. They later ...

Evelyn Pearson

Evelyn Pearl Woodward Pearson was born Aug. 9, 1922, in Oronogo, Mo., the daughter of Albert and Pearl (Weaver) Woodward. She was raised and attended school in Oronogo and Webb City, Mo. Following high school, Evelyn studied music and took ...

Keith Kirby

Keith Kirby died Friday, Oct. 14, 2011, at the Veteran’s Nursing Home in Rifle. He was 84. Keith was born July 27, 1927, in Yampa, to Leon Earl and Ethel (Walker) Kirby. He served his country in the Merchant Marines ...

Joseph Charles Orris, III

A funeral service for Joseph Charles “Joey” Orris, of Fruita, will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at the Fairfield Center in Meeker Memorial donations may be made to an education fund for his children, in care ...

Shirley Noland

Shirley M. Noland was born April 30, 1935, in Craig, to Urbin and Juanita Meineke. She attended school in Orland, Calif., Hamilton, Wyo., and Craig. On June 22, 1951, Shirley married the love of her life, Robert (Bob) Noland in ...

William Gordon Peters

William Gordon Peters, of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., was born May 9, 1937. He died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011. He is survived by his loving wife, Susan Peters, of 50 years; and children Stephen Peters, of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., ...

Helen Silzell

Helen Silzell, of Alamosa, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011. She was 89. Helen lived in Colorado all of her life. She was welcomed into this world at home in Elk Springs in May 1922 to Waller and Mary Davis Barnes. ...

Donald R. Black

A memorial service for Donald Black, of Maybell,will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 29, 2011, at the Maybell Community Church. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, in care of Grant Mortuary.

Marvin Grimm

Marvin Grimm died at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, in Phoenix, Ariz. He was 85. He was born April 22, 1926, in Farmington, Iowa, and after graduating from Farmington High, joined the Navy where he served on an LST ...

Albert Shaffer

Albert Shaffer, of Maybell, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, at his home. Services are pending.