Additional information can be found by clicking on the obituary section at Jesse Estrada Fredrick Jesse Estrada, a lifelong resident of Cortez, died April 17, 2004, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. He also gave his time in service to the Dolores School Board and the Dolores Library Board. He held membership in the Elks Club and a mens bowling league.
In his leisure, Frank loved to fish, hunt and bowl. She spent her childhood in Montrose and received her education there. 2, 1938, Bertha married William Tom Barnes in Gunnison.
He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather who will be deeply missed. He devoted himself to not only his family but his career with ARA Food Service Company from 1950-1998.
He retired as the Food Service Director for the New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell, New Mexico.
The family requests contributions in memory of Frank Gonzales be made through either branch of the Dolores State Bank to benefit the Dolores Fire Department and the Dolores Community Center. Prior to her retirement, she was employed be the town of Nucla as a public librarian. Bertha was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Services will be under the direction of the Ertel Funeral Home. Charles was born June 15, 1935, and died Thursday, April 15, 2004, at his home in Lewis. For further service information, contact the Ertel Funeral Home at 565-3468 or log on to click on the obituary section. Barnes, a longtime Nucla resident, died April 10, 2004, at Family Health West in Fruita. Bertha Grace Barnes is survived by her children, Tom M.
“Paul: Rodriguez went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 14th.
He was born in Cotulla, Texas on September 5, 1931 to Pedro and Eufemia Rodriguez, Sr.
Additional information can be found by clicking on the obituary section at A. and Finis Barnes of Nucla; Florence and Wendell Weber of Green River, Utah; Kenneth L. His most recent employment was with the Montezuma County Sheriff's Office as a corrections deputy. Lard enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and woodworking.
and Shirley Barnes of Nucla; Sara Jane Carroll of Colorado Springs; Mitzi and Tom Willbanks of Marysville, Wash.; a sister, Pearl Johnson of Idaho Springs, Colo.; 11 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. He was employed as a heavy equipment operator in construction, an oil field worker, and also worked for the U. Benjamin Ralph Lard is survived by his wife of 15 years, Verna L.
Additional information can be found in the obituary section at Memorial contributions may be made to the Madison House Assisted Living Residence, 120 S. Services are under the direction of Cortez Four Corners Funeral Chapel, Hale & Gerken. Friday, April 23, in the Lewis-Arriola Community Center. Interment will follow the service at the Goodman Point Cemetery. 25, 1904, at Bardstown, Ky., to William Morgan and Octavia (Barnes) Tewell. Surviving Myrtle are her son, Charles Baskett and wife, Billie, of Cortez; her daughter, Patty Stewart and husband, Dudley Priset, of Phoenix, Ariz.; 14 grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, and three great-great-great-grandchildren. Cortez Four Corners Funeral Chapel, Hale & Gerken is serving the family. Interment will follow at the Summit Ridge Cemetery.
Everett Vernon "Duffy" Artz was born July 10, 1921, in Benkelman, Neb., to Cassius Clay and Lydia (Nevitt) Artz. Jacqueline "Jacque" Ruth Bane Jacqueline "Jacque" Bane, a resident of La Sal, Utah, died April 20, 2004, at her residence. Cortez Four Corners Funeral Chapel, Hale & Gerken is serving the family. She died at the Valley Inn Nursing Home Tuesday, April 20, 2004. Myrtle and her family felt especially blessed to enjoy six generations that were part of her family. Interment will follow the service in the Cortez Cemetery. Frank Antonio Gonzales Memorial services for lifelong Dolores resident Frank Antonio Gonzales will be held at 10 a.m. Frank was born to Jose Victor and Prudencia (Archibeque) Gonzales March 9, 1925, in Dolores.
Among the many highlights in Susan's life was when she was chosen by the state of Utah to carry the Olympic torch for the 2002 Winter Olympics. Surviving Melvin are his wife, Velma Carlson of Cortez; and his children: Kenneth Carlson and wife, Lou Anne, of Cortez; and Steven Carlson and wife, Mary, of Manhattan Beach, Calif.; six grandchildren: Ryan Carlson and wife, Molly, of Belaire, Kan.; Tom Carlson and wife, Sheri, of Pullup, Wash.; Julie Eikenberry and husband, Colton, of Scott City, Kan.; Jill Carlson of Las Vegas, Nev.; Hilary Carlson of Flagstaff, Ariz.; and Taylor Carlson of Cortez; five great grandchildren; and his sister, Mildred Russell of Brea. He was a member of the Garfield County Sheriff's Posse and the Rifle Snowmobile Club. Arrangements are being handled through the Ertel Funeral Home. Iris married Alexander Levi "Tom" James in November 1929.