Obituary: Ernie Melvin Coats

Ernie Melvin Coats, 81, died May 29, 2016, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Ernie was born Jan. 28, 1935, in Meeker, Colo., the son of Milo Melvin Coats and Edna Lucille (Hart) Coats. Ernie was graduated from Meeker High School and the Army Corps of Engineers School with highest honors.

Obituary: Trevor Allen McCoy

Trevor Allen McCoy, 29, and independent welder/fabricator and owner of TM Welding, LLC, went to be home with his Lord on Monday, May 30, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church.

Obituary: Theodore Gerald ‘Ted’ Bina

Theodore Gerald “Ted” Bina passed away to be with his Lord on May 31, 2016, at the Veterans’ Home in Rifle, Colo. Ted was born Dec.2, 1930, at Devils Lake, N.D., to Peter Paul and Cecilia Lillian (Pesek) Bina. He was the second youngest boy of eight children.

Obituary: Doris ‘Jeanne’ Nadon

Doris ‘Jeanne’ Nadon, 81, of Galveston, Texas, passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at Mainland Medical Center. She was born Dec. 5, 1934, in Zanesville, Ohio, to Louise and Lawrence German.

Obituary: Elaine Dorothy Garcia

Craig resident Elaine Dorothy Garcia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 27, 2016, surrounded by her family at her residence in Craig. She was 73.

Obituary: Erika ‘Oma’ Flaherty

Longtime Meeker resident Erika Flaherty died peacefully in her home surrounded by her family after a long illness with dementia.

Obituary: Shirley Louise Robertson Englert Wix

Shirley Louise Robertson was born April 9, 1935, to George Andrew and Myrtle Ida (Woodard) Robertson in their home at the back of her father’s barber shop in Simla, CO.

Obituary: Melba Clara (Moore) Dennemeyer

Melba Clara (Moore) Dennemeyer passed away on April 11, 2016. She was born Jan. 17, 1925, at the Moore Ranch in Strawberry Creek to Reid and Lena Moore.

Obituary: Dorothy Thelma Bloomfield

Our sweet Mother, Dorothy Thelma Bloomfield, passed away early Thursday, May 5, 2016. Dorothy was born March 19, 1923, to Nellie Ardell Warren and George Edward Parkes.

Obituary: Barbara Jean Cook

Barbara Jean Cook, 57, of Vernal passed away at her daughter’s home in Cypress, Texas, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, from complications of a seizure.

Obituary: Larry G. Cowling

Larry G. Cowling was born to Jennie and Earl Cowling on Aug. 21, 1937, in Aspen, Colo. He spent his childhood on his parent’s ranch on McClean Flats in Aspen and grew up enjoying hunting and fishing. Larry attended Woody Creek School and was graduated from Aspen High School in 1955. He then went to […]

Obituary: Tomie Dale Dillashaw

Tomie Dale Dillashaw was born to Thomas and Alice (Cummings) Dillashaw on Sept. 8, 1940, in Regina, N.M.