Obituary: Kenneth James Covay

Kenneth James Covay, 71, passed from this world on Thursday evening, Sept. 3, 2015, at Summerlin Hospital in Las Vegas, Nev. He was born in Moline, Ill., on April 30, 1944.

Obituary: Mildred Allene (Latham) Mann

Mildred Allene (Latham) Mann

On Aug. 30, 2015, Mildred Allene Mann née Latham did not die. She walked on, out of this life and welcomed by God our Creator into the next. Allene, as everyone knew her, was born in Gainesville, Texas, on Nov. 5, 1924. She was graduated from Monahans High School in 1941. Despite spending much of […]

Obituary: Loula (Lola) Ruth Bradshaw

Loula (Lo­la) Ruth Bradshaw passed away on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Pioneers Medical Center in Meeker, Colo. She was 83. Lola was born the daughter of Weston and Nellie (Foy) Massey of Gateway, Colo., on Oct. 28, 1931, in Grand Junction, Colo. Lola attended schools in Gateway, Nucla and Naturita.

Obituary: Luke Austin Meakins

Luke Austin Meakins

Luke Austin Meakins rose to be with his Savior on Thursday Aug. 27, 2015, in Aurora, Colo., after a long battle with health issues. Luke was born July 2, 1978, in Ft. Collins, Colo., to Jody Linden Meakins and Robert Kohl Meakins, and two years later became the older brother to Melissa Ann.

Obituary: Leona Helen Jirak

Leona Helen Jirak

Leona Helen Jirak of Boise died at St Luke’s Hospital in Boise, Idaho, on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, following a stroke. She was 86. 

Leona was born the daughter of Anton and Helen Kupka in Crete, Neb., on Aug. 9, 1929, the youngest of three daughters. She was a member of the Crete Sokol and […]

Obituary: Jacob Sewall Massey

Jacob Sewall Massey

Jacob Sewall Massey of Meeker, the son of Stuart Massey and Mary Gillespie, passed away on July 25, 2015, from injuries sustained in a fall while hiking in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area.

Obituary: Glenn E. Burley

Glenn Burley

Meeker resident Glenn E. Burley died on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at the Walbridge Wing in Meeker, Colo. He was 89.

Obituary: Mary Alice Patton

Mary Alice Patton

Mary Alice Patton was born in Vernal, Utah, on June 4, 1921, to Vinnie Miller and Leroy Lee. She was their sixth child out of 10. Her family called her Pudge.

Obituary: Elizabeth (Liz) Backes

Elizabeth Backes

Elizabeth (Liz) Irene Backes, our beloved mom, grandma (momma) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Meeker, Colo.

Obituary: Carma Faye (Sue) Rouse

Carma Faye (Sue) Rouse

Soldotna, Alaska, resident Carma Faye (Sue) Rouse passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna with family present. Private family services will be held at a later date.

Obituary: Michael James Ryan

Michael James Ryan

Michael James Ryan was born Sept. 24, 1945, and he passed away Aug. 10, 2015, at Memorial Hospital of Carbon County in Rawlins, Wyo.

Obituary: Lewis Ray Livingston

Lewis Ray Livingston

Lewis Ray Livingston, age 93, passed on, on Aug. 15, 2015, to rejoin his sweetheart, Irene.