Lawrence "Larry" Grover Rippy, 71, of Hotchkiss, died Oct. 31, 2008, at his home in Hotchkiss.
He is survived by his son, Mike (Brenda) Rippy, of Rock Springs, Wyo.; brother Bill (Ann) Rippy, of Craig; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at Bill Rippy's home, 220 Mack Lane, in Craig.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Pallative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24 in Delta, 81416.