• Diann Lynette Williams Ash

        Diann Lynette Williams Ash, 71,  went to be with her graceful and merciful Lord Jesus Nov. 12, 2012, in Lafayette. She was born in Clarkston, Mich., in 1941. She attended high school in Clarkston, Mich., with the class of 1960.

  • Anthony Henry Chavez

        Anthony Henry Chavez, 87, of Fort Lupton, passed away Nov. 22, 2012, in Brighton. He was born Jan. 14, 1925, in Fort Lupton, to Henio and Elena Chavez.
        Anthony served in the U.S. Army and worked construction. He married Frances Vasquez Feb. 25, 1951.
        Anthony is survived by four sons, Paul (Poncie) Chavez, of Commerce City; Ralph Chavez, of Northglenn; Anthony (Nina) Chavez Jr., of Thornton; and Daniel Chavez, of Firestone; and five grandchildren.

  • Tommy Arthur Hutchings

        Tommy Arthur Hutchings, 60, died unexpectedly Nov. 19, 2012, from injuries sustained in a work yard accident in Denver.
        He was born June 12, 1952, to Mary Ellen Isbell and Jack Hutchings in Denver. He attended Adams City High School and served his country honorably in the United States Army from 1970 to 1976, as an explosives and demolitions expert.

  • Jeannie May Liz Ickler

        Jeannie May Liz Ickler, 44, of Fort Lupton, passed away Nov. 21, 2012, in Brighton. She was born Nov. 30, 1967, in Greeley, to Robert E. Parmeter and Linda Ickler-Parmeter.
        Jeannie graduated from Fort Lupton High School in 1986 and studied to be an administrative assistant at Aims Community College in 2005. She worked for Aims, Concept Direct and B&D’s Maintenance Qualified Service.

  • Virginia Marie Busch

    Virginia Marie Busch, 91, of Brighton, went to be with the Lord Nov. 14, 2012, while at Brighton Care Center. Virginia was born June 28, 1921, in Greeley, to Robert and Della Hibler. She was the fifth of seven children, all who preceded her in death.

  • Katherine Sakaguchi

        Katherine (Kunika) Sakaguchi, 92, of Brighton, passed away Nov. 16, 2012, in Denver. She was born June 18, 1920, in North Platte, Neb., to Takihiko and Takeyo (Shiroyama) Miyoshi.
        Katherine was raised on a farm in Hershey, Neb., but lived in Brighton for the majority of her life. She worked as a deputy clerk for Adams County Government for many years and retired in 1990. She was a member of the Brighton Nisei Women’s Club.

  • Randy D. Brown

        Randy D. Brown, 58, of Brighton, passed away Nov. 18, 2012, at his home. He was born March 3, 1954, in Denver, to Victor and Margie (Schenfeld) Brown. He graduated from Brighton High School in 1972 and later married Sandy Bruns July 17, 1971, in Brighton.
        Randy was a lifetime resident of Brighton and worked as a carpenter in the Denver metro area for most of his life and as a mechanic for RNT Trucking.

  • Bette North

        Bette North, 77, passed away Nov. 7, 2012. She was born Aug. 23, 1935. Bette was a consistent and determined defender of children and those who could not defend themselves in Adams County from 1981-1985 and then in several western states and at the national level until her retirement in 2005. Her desire to bring compassion and dignity to the victims of crime an her uncompromising approach often left her at odds with a system that often struggled to find the will or the means for such change.

  • Earl Fankhouser

    Earl Fanhouser, 84, of Brighton, passed away Nov. 17, 2012, in Thornton. He was born Aug. 12, 1928, in Boone, to Orville and Alice (Johnston) Fankhouser.
        Service arrangments are pending. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.


  • Kylee Jo Dahlgren

        Kylee Jo Dahlgren, 4, of Keenesburg, passed away Nov. 16, 2012, at her home. She was born June 2, 2008, in Longmont, to David and Jolene (Dachant) Dahlgren.