1921 - November 11, 2007
Myrtle A. Hancock died Nov. 11, 2007 in Las Vegas of pneumonia. She was 86.
Myrtle was born Jan. 1, 1921, to Jenny Ellen Walker Robertson and Victor Oren Robertson in Craig.
She attended Craig High School.
She married Harold "Hap" Hancock on Sept. 10, 1942, in Longmont. Harold died in 1976.
Myrtle worked as a beautician in her early years, as well as working as a wardrobe technician. She was also a member of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Local 720.
She is survived by sons Forrest and his wife Susan Hancock of Las Vegas, Craig Hancock and his wife Clara of Las Vegas; brothers Leonard and his wife Eva Robertson of Grand Junction; and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother, Oren Robertson.
A Memorial Service was held Nov. 17, 2007 in Las Vegas.