Obituary: Dewey ‘Monty’ Sheridan

Dewey L. “Monty” Sheridan, 80, a longtime cattle rancher in Moffat County, Colo., passed away April 7, 2013, at The Memorial Hospital in Craig, Colo.

Death Notice: Paula Jean Hood

Paula Jean Hood, 71, a resident of Fruita, Colo., passed away April 20, 2013, in her home.

Obituary: Faye Henderson

Faye Henderson

A beloved mother, sister and grandmother, Faye Ann Henderson (Klein) passed away April 10, 2013. Faye Ann was born in Meeker, Colo., to Julius John Klein and Florence Amanda Klein, the fourth of six children.

Obituary: Nick Theos

Nick Theos

Nick Theos, 92, known by many as Papou, of Meeker, Colo., peacefully passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2013.

Obituary: Vina (Johnson, Klahn) Clapper

Vina Clapper

I was so fortunate to be raised on my parents’ ranch on the Mesa outside Meeker, Colo. That little town is still somewhat protected from the pitfalls of the big city. Neighbors include everyone who has a Meeker address, and there are generations still calling it home after a hundred-plus years.

Obituary: Nancy Brennan

Nancy Rose (Love) Brennan passed away at her home after a lengthy battle with cancer. Nancy was born in Glenwood Springs, Colo., to her parents, Milo R. (Waddy) Love and Helen E. Love. They returned to the LOV Ranch, located on Piceance Creek, where she grew up and remained the rest of her life.

Obituary: Steven Mark Duncan

Steven Mark Duncan was born Jan. 14, 1962, in Hayden, Colo., to Catherine Taylor Duncan and Harry J. Duncan. He died March 27, 2013, while working bulls on the family ranch near Dixon, Wyo.

Obituary: Dallas D. Hunt

Dallas Hunt

Dallas D. Hunt, 74, of Grand Junction, Colo., also a former resident of Meeker, passed away at his residence on Monday, March 25, 2013. He was a heavy-equipment operator most of his life.

Obituary: Dr. William S. Ball

Dr. William Sealy Ball, known to friends and family as Bill, passed away at Hillcrest Care Center in Wray, Colo., on March 8, 2013. He was born in Oakland, Calif., to William D. and John Ola (Sealy) Ball on April 12, 2013.

Obituary: Curtis “Bud” Duffy

Curtis "Bud" Duffy

Curtis “Bud” Duffy of Meeker, Colo., passed away March 4, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 76.

Obituary: Muriel Devereaux

Muriel Devereaux

Lifetime Rio Blanco County resident Muriel Devereaux was taken from us by her Lord on Feb. 23, 2013, with her family by her side.

Obituary: Grant Nielsen

Grant Nielsen

: Grant Ericksen Nielsen was born in Mount Pleasant, Utah, on July 29, 1923, the fourth of five children of Soren M. Nielsen and Florence Ericksen Nielsen.