Longtime resident

phRGLongtimeResidentFlorenceRooksleavesFlorence Rooks, who has made Rangely her home since 1948 (66 years), will leave Rangely soon to move to Omaha, Neb., to be near her daughter.

Don and Florence Rooks owned Rangely’s Sinclair station for many years and have been active in the Rangely area and their church community for decades. Florence was surprised by her friends with a farewell party on June 6 at the Mexican House Restaurant.