• Edna Morehouse

    Edna Morehouse, 89, passed away Dec. 31, 2013. She was born July 27, 1924. Beloved daughter, sister, wife and mother.

    Edna is survived by her husband of 61 years, Alfred; daughters, Beverly and Barbara; sons, Alan and Mark; 15 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

    She was loved by all whom she touched. A celebration of life will be announced at a later time.


  • Leslie Merwin Danielson

    Leslie Merwin Danielson, 61, of Greeley, died Dec. 28, 2013, in Westminster. Leslie was born June 12, 1952, in Greeley, to Luther and Pearl Danielson. Leslie attended East High School in Denver and worked for 24 years at Lutheran Hospital.

    Leslie married Susan Danielson April 17, 2004, in Thornton.

  • Clarence Sam Rich

    Clarence Sam Rich, 73, of Dacono, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. He was born Feb. 13, 1940, in Dolores, to Bird and Mabel Rich. He was married to Nancy Rich for 50 years.

    Clarence is survived by his two daughters, Sheila Jasper and Sharmaine Martinez; two sons-in-law, Mike Jasper and Tom Martinez; and four grandchildren, Shane, Melissa, Natosha, and Megan.

  • Rosemary E. Muse

    Rosemary E. Muse, 82, of Ft. Lupton, passed away Jan. 5, 2014, in Loveland. She was born April 5, 1931, in Longmont, to Daniel and Anna (Zeiler) Hessler, and graduated from high school in Hudson in 1949. She married Lennie Muse on June 4, 1949, in Fort Lupton.


    Rosemary lived in Fort Lupton since 1955 and worked as a telephone operator for Mountain Bell from 1947 to 1960 and then as a Bookkeeper for Ft. Lupton State Bank from 1960 to 1978. She was a member of the Ft. Lupton Baptist Church, Eastern Star Bountiful #72 and Brighton #52.

  • Frank Peter Hirt

    Frank Peter Hirt, 69, of Fort Lupton, passed away Dec. 26, 2013, at Platte Valley Medical Center in Brighton. He was born Oct. 31, 1944, in Billings, Mont., to Evelyn and Benjamin Sullivan.

    Frank worked for more than 24 years at Rocky Flats and 10 years at American Lumber. He served in 1960 and from 1963 to 1967 in Vietnam, rising to the tank of Petty Officer 2nd Class while serving as a radioman on the USS Phillip.

    He married Carol Hirt on April 9, 1973.

  • Richard William Samide

    Richard William Samide, of Fort Lupton, Colorado, died on December 20, 2013, in Fort Lupton.  He was born on July 31, 1947 in Denver, Colorado.

    Richard graduated from Lincoln High School, Denver, Colorado and Golden Leaf Farrier College in Sturgis, South Dakota.

  • Ruth A. Haberkon

    Ruth A. Haberkon, 76, of Ft. Lupton, passed away Dec. 19, 2013, in Brighton. Born Aug. 27, 1937, in St. Louis, Mo., to Carl and Ruth (Otke) Passmore, she graduated from high school in 1955 in Kansas City, Mo., and married Joe Haberkon on Nov. 3, 1962, in Ft. Lupton.

  • Kevin E. Vigil

    Kevin E. Vigil, 44, of Westminster, passed away December 4, 2013. He was born January 2, 1969 in Denver, CO to Robert Vigil and Lori Montoya and attended Westminster High School.

    Kevin is survived by his children, Jeremy Vigil, of Wheat Ridge, Amanda (Jude) Ortega, of Denver, and Devin Vigil, of Englewood; brothers, Robert Vigil and Keith Vigil, both of Denver; and one grandchild, Jade Ortega.

    A Rosary Service will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Our Lady Mother of the Church, 6690 E. 72nd Avenue in Commerce City.

  • Linda T. Mollendor

    Linda T. Mollendor, 71, passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Chase County Community Hospital. She was born April 14, 1942, in Denver, to John W. and Josephine (Hoge) Thimmig. After graduation from Brighton High School in 1960, Linda attended Colorado State University and graduated with a bachelor of science degree in chemistry and education. While at CSU, she continued to date her high school sweetheart and a very special young man, Robert Mollendor, who as also a CSU student. On Dec. 28, 1963, they married in Greeley.


  • Faye L. Meyer

    Faye L. Meyer, 86, passed away Dec. 11, 2013. She was born Jan. 31, 1927, to Roy and Louise Rutherford, in Snyder, Colo. Faye married Verlin Meyer and together they raised three children; Terry, Larilyn and Jaime.

    Faye is survived by her children; Terry (Judy), Larilyn (Alton)and Jaime as well as grandsons; Lukas and Ethan. Additionally, she is survived by Three sisters and several nieces and nephews.

    Memorial service to be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 20, at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home.