Obituaries for July 2008

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Lawrence Lee "Larry" Poole

Lawrence Lee "Larry" Poole died Sunday, June 29, 2008, at his home in Craig. Larry was born Nov. 22, 1938, in Norfolk, Va., to Lawrence Albert and Katie (Bryson) Poole. He was raised in Dallas. He attended Highland Park High ...

Vincent (Vince) Wayne Bingham

Vincent (Vince) Wayne Bingham was born in Tulare County, S.D., on July 15, 1926, to Elizabeth and George Wayne Bingham and died at The Memorial Hospital in Craig on June 22, 2008. He was 81 years old. Vince lived in ...

David Lee O'Conor

David Lee O'Conor of Maybell died Saturday, June 21, at the Hayden Speedway shortly after wining a featured race. He was 73. Dave was born Feb. 2, 1935, in Ordway to Maurice and Mary Elizabeth (Clark) O'Conor. He was raised ...

Billie L. Richardson

Funeral services for Billie L. Richardson will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Christian Church. Interment will be Wednesday in the veterans section in Orchard Mesa Cemetery in Grand Junction.

Ricky Northrop

Graveside services for Ricky Northrop will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Yampa Cemetery. The family will receive friends following services at the home of Doug Northrop, 267 Moffat St., in Yampa.

Mary Ann Tyser

Mary Ann Tyser, of Craig, died Sunday at The Memorial Hospital. Services are pending.

Billie Louise Richardson

Billie Richardson died in her home on her ranch west of Maybell early on the Fourth of July. She had suffered from a bout with cancer for the past 2 months. She was born Billie Louise Patterson on Feb. 17, ...

Lula "Irene" Tryon

Lula "Irene" Tryon was born Oct. 16, 1922 to Sam and Lydia (Baker) Powers in Joy Coy. She was the youngest of four children, including two brothers, Frank Powers and Clarence Powers, and a sister, Beulah McCullaugh. She was married ...

Kevin Steinhaus

Kevin Steinhaus, of Craig, died Wednesday at his home. Services are pending.

Douglas Lee Glaze Sr.

Douglas Lee Glaze Sr., of Wellington, died July 2, 2008, at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins. He was 59. He was born Oct. 23, 1947, in Steamboat Springs, to Marguerite and Glenn Glaze. He worked the majority of his ...

Katherine Ogilvie "Gram" Belton

Katherine Ogilvie "Gram" Belton died of natural causes June 30, 2008, at Pioneer Manor in Gillette, Wyo. She was 92. Katherine was born Feb. 27, 1916, on the Ogilvie homestead in the Upper Elk River Valley near Steamboat Springs, to ...

Keith Steinhaus

Memorial services for Kevin Steinhaus, of Craig, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Arbor Etum, located between Sunset Elementary and Sunset Meadows I.

Jane Caroline Pritchett Balleck

Jane Caroline Pritchett Balleck was born Aug. 2, 1926, in Lithonia, Ga., to Arthur William Pritchett and Caroline Eugenia Merriman. Jane died July 13, 2008, after a brief illness. After serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of ...

Edith Mae Osborn Ottens

Craig

By Linda Counts Duncan Edith Mae Osborn was born on St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 1906 in Yampa. She died May 13, 2008 at her home in Craig at the age of 102. She was the third child of nine ...

Judy McGoran

Judith Diane McGoran, 63, of Craig, died July 14, 2008, at home. Known to most people as "Judy" or "Judo," she was born Oct. 9, 1944, in Centralia, Ill., to Almon Joseph Elliston and Cassie Lucille (Fox) Elliston. Judy got ...

Edith Ottens

Memorial services for Edith Ottens will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Church of Christ, 795 Green St. Memorial donations may be made in honor of Edith and her husband, J. Albert Ottens, to the Albert and Edith Ottens ...

Elmer Hutton

Graveside services for long-time Craig resident Elmer Hutton will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Craig Cemetery.

Pauline Ione Mortensen

Pauline Ione (Cuny) Mortensen went home to be with the Lord on June 28, 2008, while living with her youngest daughter, Yvette, and husband, Bill Puhl, in Craig. She was born Feb. 9, 1934, in Pine Ridge, S.D. She is ...

James A. Graham

James A. Graham, of Fruita, died of natural causes Tuesday in Grand Junction. He was 86. James was born Oct. 7, 1921, in Shawnee, Okla., to William Allen and Beulah Graham. He attended high school in Rock Springs, Wyo. James ...

Ricky Allen Northrop

Craig

Ricky Allen Northrop died June 23, 2008, at his home in Craig, following a brief illness. He was 47. Ricky was born Jan. 25, 1961, in Kremmling to Billie G. and Evelyn Jean (Huffman) Northrop. Ricky lived in various places ...

Charles J. Bevan

Longtime Oak Creek resident Charles James Bevan died July 14, 2008, at Doak Walker Care Center in Steamboat Springs after a battle with cancer. He was 69 years old. Charlie known as "Good Time Charlie" was born May 11, 1939, ...

Myrtle Mathews

Myrtle Viola Mathews, a longtime Oak Creek resident, died July 18, 2008. She was 99. She was born Nov. 5, 1908, in Junction City, Kan. Her first visit to Routt County was in 1911. Her mother later moved to Routt ...

Ray Updike

Memorial services for Ray Updike will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Grant Mortuary. Interment will follow in the Craig Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice in care of Grant Mortuary. ...

Ray Darrell Updike

Ray Darrell Updike was born June 24, 1928, on the family ranch in the Great Divide area northwest of Craig, to Glen W. and Rachel M. (Futhey) Updike. He joined two sisters, LaVerge and Alta, and a brother, Earl. Six ...

Robert Orchard

Longtime rancher Robert "Bob" Orchard of Baggs, Wyo., died July 22, 2008, at University Hospital in Aurora as a result of complications from an accident-related burn. He was 75. Bob was born July 8, 1933, in Baggs to Everett and ...

Janell Schenck Wade

God saw you getting tired, And a cure was not to be, So He put his arms around you, And whispered, "Come to Me." With tearful eyes we watched you suffer And saw you fall away. Although we couldn't bear ...