• Gil Underwood

    Gil Underwood, 58, of Platteville, passed away Jan. 27, 2013. He was born June 3, 1954, in Denver, to Albert and Marilyn Underwood.
        He married Carolyn Schovan Aug. 27, 1977, and their beautiful daughter Jennifer was born July 14, 1980.

  • Michelle DeAnn Bennion

        Michelle DeAnn Bennion, 27, of Brighton, CO, entered into rest Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.
        She was born Oct. 26, 1985, in Denver, to Rebecca and Darrell Smith, of Brighton.  Michelle graduated from Lester Arnold High School in 2006.  She was married to Levi Bennion, of Brighton.

  • Mary Joe Woodward

        Mary Joe Woodward, 75, of Brighton, passed away Jan. 31, 2013, at her home. She was born March 10, 1937, in Lovington, N.M., to Rane and Opal (Lowrie) Karnes. She married Russell Woodward April 14, 1972, in Brighton.
        Mary Joe is survived by her sister, Peggy Jones, of Los Altos, Calif.; sister-in-law, Dawn Karnes, of Georgia; four nieces; one nephew and several great-nieces and nephews.
        She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Woodward.

  • LeRoy Charles Schipper

    LeRoy Charles Schipper, 79, of Chandler, Ariz., passed away peacefully Monday Jan. 14, 2013. LeRoy was born in Crookston, Minn., in December 1933.

  • Alice Reyes

        Alice Reyes, 81, of Fort Lupton, passed away Feb. 1, 2013, at her home. Alice was born June 27, 1931, in Frederick, to Daniel and Clotilde (Sandoval) Morales. She married John Reyes Dec. 31, 1950, in Platteville, and they made Ft. Lupton their residence. They were married for 62 years.

  • James Leon Keeney

        James Leon Keeney, 70, of Ft. Lupton, passed away Jan. 28, 2013. James was born Sept. 17, 1942, in Riverside, Calif., but was raised in Lusk, Wyo.
        James was in the Naval Service and later worked as a bindery operatory for over 30 years.
        James enjoyed military tank models, reading and going to the movie theater during the matinee to catch the latest films.

  • Joe R. Gonzales Sr.

        Joe R. Gonzales Sr., 90, of Fort Lupton, passed away Jan. 21, 2013, in Greeley. He was born July 4, 1922, in Los Angeles, Calif., to Cristavo and Gregoria (Sanchez) Gonzales.
        He married Virginia Hernandez Gonzales Jan. 12, 1960. Joe worked at Longmont Foods for 22 years.
        He is survived by his sons, Joe R. Gonzales Jr. and Alfonso Lontine; daughters, Dianna G. Gonzales and Nancy M. Gonzales; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

  • Eduardo 'Eddie' Jimenez

    Eduardo “Eddie” Jimenez, 74, of Fort Lupton, passed away Jan. 24, 2013. He was born Feb. 9, 1938, in Eagle Pass, Texas, to Gilberto and Bernarda Jimenez.
        He attended school at Eagle Pass High School and worked as a maintenance manager at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, Calif., and retired as foreman at Thompson Potato Co. in LaSalle. He married Juanita S. Hernandez Dec. 26, 1984, in Eagle Pass, Texas.

  • William Lee Allen

        William Lee Allen, 83, of Brighton, passed away Jan. 26, 2013. He was born Nov. 18, 1929, in Siebert, to William and Evelyn (Duncan) Allen. His family farmed during the Dust Bowl times and the Depression. His mother was a teacher. In 1936 they moved to Denver, when his father got a job hauling coal. His mother had a hand laundry business, and Bill would deliver laundry with her. Bill spent his summers in eastern Colorado helping his Grandpa on the farm.

  • Kathryn M. Griffin

        Kathryn M. Griffin, 77, of Brighton, passed away Jan. 22, 2013, in Brighton. She was born Nov. 9, 1935, in Akron, Ohio, to Daniel and Etta (Seitz) Neff. She graduated from high school in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and earned her bachelor of arts degree at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. She continued her education to receive her Master’s Degree at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley. She married Clint Griffin Aug. 29, 1959, in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.