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Obituary: Irma Dell James

June 12, 2018 — Sept. 29, 1925 — June 6, 2018 Lifetime Craig resident, Irma Dell James, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at Doak Walker House at Casey’s Pond in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. She was 92. A graveside funeral service was held Saturday, June 9, 2018, at

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Obituary: Renae Kayleen Wojtkiewics

June 12, 2018 — Oct. 24, 1969 — June 3, 2018 Renae Kayleen Wojtkiewicz died June 3, 2018, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Grand Junction. Loved ones surrounded her as the sun rose over Mount Garfield that morning when she was called to the heavens. Renae was born

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Recent Moffat County births: June 10, 2018

June 10, 2018 — EVELINA RAIN WHITE Jessica Seales and Lawrence White, of Craig, are please to announce the birth of their daughter, Evelina Rain White, at 2:47 a.m. May 12, 2018, at Memorial Regional Health. Evelina weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long. Her

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Death notice: Jayne Caryl (Smith) Carie

June 7, 2018 — Jayne Caryl (Smith) Carie, formerly of Craig, passed away at Hope West Hospice in Grand Junction on June 3, 2018, after a lengthy struggle with breast cancer. She is survived by Lee Carie, of Fruita.

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Death notice: Renae Kayleen Wojtkiewicz

June 7, 2018 — Oct. 24, 1969 — June 3, 2018 Renae Wojtkiewicz, of Craig, died Sunday, June 3, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction. Services are pending.

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Memorial service: Edith Marie Ray

June 7, 2018 — Jan. 12, 1957 — Feb. 28, 2018 A conjoined memorial service for Edith Ray and Bessie Hayes will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2018, at Hayden Cemetery. A reception will follow at The Hayden Town Park.

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Memorial service: Bessie Marie Hayes

June 7, 2018 — May 15, 1933 — March 9, 2018 A conjoined memorial service for Bessie Hayes and Edith Ray will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2018, at Hayden Cemetery. A reception will follow at The Hayden Town Park.

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Obituary: Mary Wilson Kihlstrom

June 5, 2018 — Feb. 22, 1942 — May 11, 2018 Mary Wilson Kihlstrom, a rancher and nurse, passed away May 11, 2018, of natural causes at her home near Craig. Mary was 76 years old. She was born Feb. 22, 1942 in Malta, Montana, to the late Agnes

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Death notice: Raymond Lee Talkington

June 5, 2018 — March 17, 1938 — May 31, 2018 Raymond Talkington, of Craig, died Thursday, May 31, 2018, at Memorial Regional Health Hospital. Graveside services were held Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Craig Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to VFW Post#4265 or American Legion Post #62

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Death notice: Connie Lee Sickle

May 31, 2018 — April 14, 1947 — May 19, 2018 Connie Sickle, of Craig, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Memorial Regional Health Hospital. At Connie’s request, no services will be held.

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Obituary: Lyle Valora

May 31, 2018 — Aug. 24, 1950 — May 8, 2018 Lyle Valora was born in Laramie, Wyoming, on Aug. 24, 1950, the third of four children born to Art and Joyce (Hinthorn) Valora. He joined older siblings Gary and Sharon (Meckley) and had one younger sister Cindy(Foster). He

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Death notice: Gretchen S. Hayes

May 29, 2018 — Feb. 13, 1941 — May 24, 2018 Gretchen Hayes, of Hayden, died Thursday, May 24, 2018, at The Doak Walker House at Casey’s Pond. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 2, 2018, at The Hayden Congregational Church. Interment will follow in

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Death notice: James David Clay

May 29, 2018 — Sept. 6, 1927 — May 21, 2018 James Clay, of Craig, died Monday, May 21, 2018 at The Sandrock Ridge Care Center. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, at The Grant Mortuary Chapel.

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Recent Moffat County births

May 27, 2018 — Stanlee Eugene Sholes Michelle Workman and Tanner Sholes, of Craig, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Stanlee Eugene Sholes, at 10:50 p.m. April 18, 2018, at Memorial Regional Health. Stanlee weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 1/4 inches long. His

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Obituary: Elma Joyce Parrish 

May 24, 2018 — June 19, 1932 — May 9, 2018 Joyce passed away May 9, 2018, in Gilbert, Arizona, after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. Joyce was born June 19, 1932, in Culver City, California, to Della Jones Gosage and William Gosage. When Joyce was 4 years old,

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Death notice: James David Clay

May 24, 2018 — Sept.6, 1927 — May 21, 2018 James Clay, of Craig, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at The Sandrock Ridge Care Center.

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Death notice: Eleanor Kathleen “Kathy” Myers

May 24, 2018 — Nov. 10, 1932 — May 19, 2018 Kathy Myers, of Meeker, died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Pioneers Medical Center. At Kathy’s request, no services will be held. Memorial donations may be made to The National Kidney Foundation in care of Grant Mortuary.

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Obituary: Kathryn “Katie” Whitaker

May 24, 2018 — June 5, 1942 — May 6, 2018 Kathryn “Kaite” Whitaker, 75, of Craig, passed away May 6, 2018, from complications with COPD. Katie loved life and her family. She loved the outdoors, horseback riding, hunting, camping, rockhounding and researching family history. She was an avid

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Death notice: James L. Penasa

May 21, 2018 — July 11, 1932 — May 7, 2018 James Penasa passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. He was a retired state trooper and a former Craig resident. He is survived by son Gino, and daughters, Coleen Haigler and Rose Oversole. Services were held

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Obituary: Norman Ray Cates

May 21, 2018 — Norman Ray Cates Oct. 23, 1930 — Nov. 10, 2017  Norman Ray Cates passed away peacefully Nov. 10, 2017 at Pikes Peak Hospice in Colorado Springs. Cates was born Oct. 23, 1930, in Nashville, Tennessee to parents, George and Effie. He was raised in Deckerd,

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