Marvin Delbert Barnes
May 18, 2012
Marvin “Pete” Delbert Barnes, of Surface Creek, died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, after a two-year battle with multiple myeloma. He was 83. A memorial service took place Thursday, May 17, 2012, at the Cedaredge United Methodist Church in Cedaredge with Pastor Debra Edwards officiating and ceremonies by the Order of the Eastern Star and Fraternal Order of the Masons Lodge No. 136 as well as military honors presented by the Colorado Army National Guard Honor Guard. Also, a memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 19, 2012, in Hayden at the Hayden Congregational Church with Pastor Janet Babish officiating and ceremonies by the Order of the Eastern Star, Fraternal Order of the Masons Lodge No. 126 and American Legion Post 62. Pete is survived by his son, Randal Barnes and Agbenu family, of Ghana, West Africa; daughter Melanie Gray and her husband Robert “Buzz” Gray, of Olathe, and their children Ashley Mehas and her boyfriend Donald “Chip” Fletcher; Donald “DJ” and Eryn Mehas and their son, Landon, of Denver; Quintin and Tammy Gray and their children Sebastian Chavez and Benjamin Gray; Adam and Bobbie Gray and her children Skye and River Walker, of Olathe. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Spruce Chapter No. 129 in care of Alice Sandburg 16492 Cedar Park Road, Eckert, CO, 81418, or Hayden Chapter No. 99, P.O. Box 1285, Hayden, CO, 81639, or Hospice of Montrose, P.O. Box 1804, Montrose, CO, 81401, or the International Myeloma Foundation at http://www.myeloma.org. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory. View the Internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at http://www.taylorfuneralservice.com.