• Wilma Lois Werner

        Wilma Lois Werner, 88, of Brighton, died Dec. 18, 2011, at her home.
        She was born April 18, 1923, in Platteville, to Henry Ginther and Anna Borgans.
        Survivors include her children; Judy Walton, of Merino, Kirby Werner, of Brighton, and Marsha (Charles) Foos, of Peyton; sister, Edna Bennett, of Brighton; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

  • Gracie Lynn Pfannenstiel

        Gracie Lynn Pfannenstiel died Nov. 7, 2011, in Lafayette.
        Survivors include her parents, Katrina Williams and Aaron Pfannenstiel; paternal grandparents, Jerome and Sharon Pfannenstiel; maternal grandparents, Kathleen Richey and Cliff Bates, and maternal great-grandparents, Judy and Richard Bates.
        A memorial service was Nov. 21 at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home in Brighton.
        Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

  • Tammie J. Osier

        Tammie J. Osier, 45, died Dec. 10, 2011, at her home.
        She was born Jan. 21, 1966, in Denver, to James Garcia and Bettie Bowen.
        Survivors include a son, Randy Osier, of Brighton.
        A memorial service was Dec. 17 at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home in Brighton.
        Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled arrangements.

  • Amy A. Candelarie

        Amy A. Candelarie, 45, of Thornton, died Dec. 12, 2011.
        She was born June 23, 1966, in Denver, to Robert and Hope (Sanchez) Candelarie.
        Survivors include her parents, of Fort Lupton; sons, Jeff (Gina) Reyna, of Firestone, Robert (Angie) Reyna, of Brighton, Raymond (Malori) Reyna, of Thornton, Jeremy Candelarie, of Thornton, and Paul Saenz, of Fort Lupton; a brother, Ted Hernandez, of Brighton; an uncle, the Rev. Sam (Jan) Sanchez, of Dacono; one niece; one nephew; and nine grandchildren.

  • Dolores Jean Karich Wilson

        Dolores Jean Karich Wilson, 80, of Loveland, passed away Dec. 10, 2011, in Loveland.
        Dolores was born Oct. 17, 1931, in White Church, Kan., to Howard and Cleo Kelley. She was raised in White Church and graduated from Washington High School in 1949. Dolores studied nursing at Kansas University. She married John F. Karich, of Brighton, in 1974; they moved to the Karich farm, southeast of Platteville in 1979. He preceded her in death in 1995. Dolores married Charles “Chuck” Wilson in 2004.

  • Cynthia Rae Engle

        Cynthia Rae Engle, 49 of Cheyenne, Wyo., passed away Dec. 6, 2011, at the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne.
        Cynthia was born Jan. 28, 1962, in Sterling, to Pete and Jacqueline Torrez. She graduated from Fort Lupton High School in 1980. She attended Aims Community College in Greeley. She married Ted Engle June 7, 1980.

  • Kenneth R. Case

        U.S. veteran Kenneth R. Case, 85, of Brighton, passed away Dec. 8, 2011. at his home.
        He was born Sept. 2, 1926, in Corning, Iowa, to Ralph Case and Mae Symonds. He attended schools in Iowa and graduated from Brighton High School. He joined the U.S. Army, where he served during World War II, and later married Helen Shockey May 2, 1948, in Brighton.

  • Clifton Bud Larsen

        U.S. veteran Clifton Bud Larsen, 77, of Brighton, died Dec. 7, 2011 at Rose Medical Center in Denver due to complications of lung conditions.
        He was born Dec. 27, 1933 in Sugarville, Utah, to Clifton and Pearl (Twitchill) Larsen. Bud served in the U.S. Navy from July 1952 to July 1956.

  • Sheri L. (Scott) Simon

        A memorial service for Dr. Sheri L. (Scott) Simon, of Brighton, is at 3 p.m. Dec. 18, at the Orchard Church, which meets at Prairie View High School 12909 E. 120th Ave.
        The owner and chief veterinarian of Brighton Animal Clinic, Sheri died Dec. 4, 2011, from complications related to a lengthy illness. Born March 22, 1962, near Strong City, Kan., she was the daughter of Ronnie and Betty Scott, who lived on a ranch there.

  • Florence A. Bentley

        Florence A. Bentley, daughter of John and Margaret Watt, was born July 24, 1934, in Alden, Iowa, and died on the farm Dec. 6, 2011, in Brighton.
        She is survived by her husband, Gene Bentley; four children, Steven James Whittington, Debra Jean Butler, Lori Jo Coupens and Darin J. Whittington; three stepsons, Bill Bentley, Bob Bentley and Mark Bentley; sisters, Phyllis J. Hall, Mary Minor, Martha Moon; and a brother, Duane Watt.