• Linda Kay Buck

    Linda Kay Buck, 23, of Aurora, passed away Feb. 17, 2014, at her home. She was born Jan. 12, 1991, in Peoria, Ill., to Dean Buck and Lisa Montague.

    Survivors include her father, Dean Buck, and mother, Lisa Montague; brothers, Dennis (Melissa) and Josh; and sister, Patty.

    Private family services will be held at a later date. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

  • Jose Yepez

     Jose Yepez, 73, of Hudson, passed away at his home on Feb. 18, 2014. Jose was born May 16, 1940,  in Mexico to Hermelejilio and Paulina (Hernandez). 

    Jose is survived by his children, 18 grandchildren and 13 great-hrandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, his wife of 42 years, and a daughter.

    A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

  • Ronald L. Carter

    Ronald L. Carter, 80, of Thornton, passed away Feb. 22, 2014. He was born July 19, 1933, in Denver, to Jack and Ruth (Colglazier) Carter.

    He is survived by his wife, Jean, of Thornton; two children, Bret (Sarah) Carter, of Westminster, and Julie (Hans) Oehlert, of Brighton; and three grandchildren.

    A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Bear Valley Church of Christ, 2707 S. Lamar Street, Denver, Colorado 80227.

  • Reuben Haux

    Reuben Haux, 82, of Lochbuie, passed away Feb. 19, 2014. He was born Dec. 27, 1931, in McClusky, N.D., to Fred and Mary (Helm) Haux.

    Reuben is survived by his wife of 58 years, Roberta, of Lochbuie; children, Kevin (Kelly) Haux, of Grove City, Pa., and Marcella (Bill) Schmidt, of Hudson; two sisters; four brothers; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

    He was preceded in the death by his parents; two sisters and three brothers.

  • Dale M. Riggs

    Dale M. Riggs, 82, of Greeley, passed away Feb. 20, 2014. He was born Jan. 13, 1932.

    Dale was a proud Air Force veteran and served nearly 20 years on the Colorado State Patrol. he worked several years for the Adams County Assessor’s Office. He enjoyed farming between Greeley and Brighton. Camping and fishing were also activities he enjoyed.

  • Harold T. Hodges

    Harold T. Hodges, 77, of Northglenn, died Feb. 10, 2014, in Northglenn. He was born Dec. 25, 1936, in Boulder, to Harold E. and Mary Hodges.

    He is survived by a sister, Alice Joyce Hodges; and children, Harold M. Hodges, Hans M. Hodges, Howard M. Hodges, and Holly M. Osgood.

    He was preceeded in death by his parents.

  • Janice Cristofano

    Janice Cristofano, 71, of Northglenn, died Feb. 23, 2014, at North Suburban Medical Center.. She was born March 24, 1942, in Milwaukee, Wisc., to Victor and Theresa Kontry. She was married to the late Gino Cristofano.

    She is survived by her children, Dan (Patti Meis) Harmant and Vicki (Quinn Miller) Harmant.

    She was preceded in death by a son, Ray Harmant.

  • June M. Brookler

    June M. Brookler, 81, of Dacono, died Feb. 15, 2014, at home. She was born Jan. 9, 1933, in Lafayette, to Goody and Marie Pierson. She was married to Paul E. Brookler, Jr.

    She is survived by her siblings, Shirey Woods, Esthern Bunn, Nels Pierson and Ernie Pierson; and her sons, Steve (Glenda) Kehm, Gary (Jan) Kehm, and Richard (Cheryl) Kehm.

  • Wilma M. Hartley-Davis

    Wilma M. Hartley-Davis, of Aurora and formerly of Brighton, passed away Feb. 19, 2014, at Hospice of Denver. She was born April 29, 1929, in Brighton.

    She is survived by her siblings, Dessie (Bob) Bailey, Blanche (Chuck) Shannon, and Rusty Hartley; a son, Robert (Leslie) Hogue; and four daughters, Angela (Irving) Mallo, Allison Davis, Annette (Jeff) Whipple, and Andrea (Troy) Trevena, of Fort Lupton.

  • Alfred 'Buck' Smith

    Alfred “Buck” Smith, 71, of Brighton, passed away February 19, 2014 at the Avamere Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Center in Brighton.  Born December 21, 1942 in Salinas, California to Leslie and Ruth (Eavenson) Smith, he attended Modesto High School and served in the U.S. Army.  He married Consuelo “Connie” Rocha in June 1960.