Obituary: Lyle Clinton Ottosen

Lyle Ottosen

On March 8, 1946, Lyle Clinton Ottosen was born at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colo., to Byron and Vera Ottosen. He was raised on a ranch three miles west of Meeker.

Obituary: Wayne T. McKinnon Jr.

Wayne Tyson McKinnon Jr., 82, of Blackfoot, Idaho, passed away Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, under the care of Bingham Memorial Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Blackfoot, Idaho.

Obituary: Faron Victor Wilkins

Faron Wilkins

Faron Victor Wilkins passed away Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at his home in Vernal, Utah, on his 89th birthday, surrounded by family, after a valiant struggle with congestive heart failure.

Obituary: Beverly J. Shaw

Beverly J. Shaw

Beverly J. Shaw was born on April 8, 1927, on the old Brown Ranch up Rifle Creek near Rifle, Colo., to Delbert William and Annie Lee (Moore) Johnson. She was the 10th child and the fifth daughter along with five sons. At the age of four, Beverly’s family moved to the Magor Ranch on Piceance […]

Obituary: Sam Kinnamon

Sam Kinnamon

Samuel Rhea Kinnamon, 84, passed away Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at Pioneers Medical Center in Meeker, Colo. He was born March 29, 1930, to John Brice and Nora Idella (Anderson) Kinnamon in Mansfield, Mo.

Obituary: Fred “Buck” Green

Fred Green

Fred “Buck” Frank Green, 84, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.

Obituary: Laurie Lynn Munger McCrory

Laurie McCrory

Laurie Lynn Munger McCrory, 53, of Pueblo, Colo., passed away Sunday Feb. 15, 2015, of natural causes after a prolonged illness.

Obituary: William Dee “Bill” Turner

Bill Turner

William Turner passed away unexpectedly at Denver Health Hospital on February 22, 2015, following complications from a fall.

Obituary: Artie Parr

Artie Parr

Artie L. Parr, 88, died Saturday Feb. 7, 2015. She died at home, surrounded by her sisters and children, just as she would have wanted. She was born Jan. 25, 1927, in Grand Junction, Colo., to Greek immigrants Hariklia Roufoulas and Louis J. Eliopulos. She was the fifth of six children, one of whom died […]

Obituary: Gilbert Donald ‘Don’ Lefevre

Gilbert Donald 'Don' LeFevre

Gilbert Donald “Don” LeFevre died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at Pioneers Medical Center in Meeker, Colo.

Obituary: Jason Hightower

Jason Hightower

Jason Hightower, 44, of Meeker passed away Sunday morning, Jan. 25 2015, after a 10-month battle with brain cancer.

Obituary: Mary Jane Davies

Mary Jane Davies, often called “MJ” or “Grandma,” 93, of Nipoma, Calif., passed away on Thursday Jan. 22, 2015.