Obituary: John (Jack) William Kendall, Jr.

Jack Kendall

On Sept. 17, 2015, John (Jack) William Kendall, Jr., 82, passed away at the Pioneers Medical Center. Jack was born in a rural farmhouse in Washington County, Colo., on April 6, 1933, and was the third of four children of John and Gertrude Kendall.

Obituary: Janis Lyn Williamson Harville

Lyn Harville

Janis Lyn Williamson Harville was born July 30, 1949, in Baton Rouge, La., and transitioned into heaven on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at 1:21 a.m. in the place she loved most—her home in Meeker, Colo.

Obituary: Andrea Russell Harmon Leff

Andrea Russell Harmon Leff

Andrea Russell Harmon Leff, 56, of Meeker, Colo., went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015.

Obituary: John (Jack) Kendall Jr.

John (Jack) Kendall

On Sept. 17, 2015, John (Jack) Kendall, Jr., age 82, passed away at Pioneers Medical Center in Meeker, Colo. Jack was born in a rural farm house in Washington County, Colo., on April 6, 1933, and was the third of four children of John and Gertrude Kendall.

Obituary: Julius Poole

Julius Poole

Julius Poole, oilfield trash, tree planter, squirrel whisperer, and lately poet, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. Known fondly to many as Poole or JP and to a few as Dad, Grandpa and Papa, Julius forged his way on his own after stepping off the farm near Two Egg, Fla., with “two bits” in his pocket […]

Obituary: Diane Juhan Roberts

Diane Juhan Roberts

Diane Juhan Roberts passed away Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015, in Meeker, Colo., surrounded by her family.

Obituary: Ida Mae (Weldy) Jennings

Ina Mae Jennings

Ina Mae (Weldy) Jennings of Frankford, Mo., joined her Heavenly Father on Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, at the age of 90. Cremation rites are being conducted by the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green.

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 […]