• Florence Duran

    Florence Duran, 89, of Fort Lupton, passed away Oct. 7, 2013, in Brighton. She was born Nov. 7, 1923, in Florence, to Julian and Romanita (Gallegos) Marez and graduated from high school in Keenesburg.
        Florence is survived by her children, Loretta (Gary) Johnson, of Denver, Anthony (Connie) Duran, of Brighton, Priscilla (Terry) Weber, of Fort Lupton, and Mike (Chris) Duran, of Longmont; 11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Other survivors include two nieces, Irene (Victor) Padilla, of Brighton, and Barbara (Frank) Roybal, of Westminster.

  • Joy Beltz

        Joy Beltz, 94, of Milliken, died Oct. 6, 2013, at her home. She was born March, 17, 1919, in Staples, Minn., to David and Jessie M. (Young) Quance. She attended school in Staples and earned an LPN degree in PeeWee Valley, Kentucky. She married to Cecil E. Beltz.

  • Evangeline 'Vangie' Fernandez

        Evangeline “Vangie” Fernandez, 85, passed away Oct. 6, 2013, at her home in Hudson. Vangie was born July 31, 1928, to John and Mary (Maes) Fernandez in Holman, N.M.

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  • Thomas D. Cunningham

        Thomas D. Cunningham, 74, passed away Oct. 3, 2013, in Greeley. He was born Feb. 15, 1939, in Denver, to Daniel and Margaret (Cudahy) Cunningham.
        Thomas is survived by siblings, Pat (Jim) Raine, of Greeley, Kathleen Pike, of Cramerton, N.C., and Joe Cunningham, of Clear Lake, Calif., and seven nieces and nephews. Other survivors include numerous great nieces, nephews and one great-great nephew.
        A graveside service was Oct. 8, 2013, at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

  • Annie L. Nelson

        Annie L. Nelson, 85, of Commerce City, passed away Sept. 30, 2013 in Keenesburg. She was born July 14, 1928, in Lacede County, Mo., to Orestus and Ova (Philips) Chastain. She married Lowell Nelson in November 1951 in Missouri.
        She lived in the Commerce City, Henderson and Brighton area since 1965. She loved camping, fishing, crocheting and working in her garden. She also loved to argue about politics.

  • Viola S. Lobato

        Viola S. Lobato, 83, of Brighton, passed away Oct. 1, 2013, at her home. She was born Sept. 8, 1930, in Rodarte, N.M., to Jose F. and Nicasia (Medina) Sanchez. She married Leopoldo Lobato on May 9, 1949, in Penasco, N.M.
        Viola dedicated her life to her husband and children. She loved to attend and support her church and loved to accompany her husband to church camp in Chama, N.M. She enjoyed her time with family and she loved to cook for her children and grandchildren.

  • Betty Ann Rodabaugh

    Betty Ann Rodabaugh, 88, passed away Oct. 1, 2013. She was born Jan. 16, 1925. She was preceded by her husband, Harold Jesse Rodabaugh Sr., in 1996; and her son Harold James Rodabaugh Jr. in 2009.
        She is survived by two daughters, Rita Wilson, of Lochbuie, and Carol Morris, of Hallettsville, Texas; 13 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

  • Evelyn M. Townsend

        Evelyn M. Townsend, 41, of Commerce City, passed away Sept. 25, 2013. She was born Nov. 22, 1971, in Panama City, Panama, and married Tracy Townsend on Aug. 9, 1994, in Panama City. She moved to the United States in 1994 and to Colorado in 1996 and loved learning her new culture.

  • Marjorie R. Younger

    Marjorie Ruth Younger, 82, of Thornton, passed away Sept. 26, 2013, in Wheat Ridge. She was born June 16, 1931, in Weld County, to George and Olinda (Weickum) Krantz. She graduated from Adams City High School in 1949 and married Norman Younger on Feb. 25, 1950, in Adams County.
        Marjorie Ruth Younger is survived by her husband, Norman; five children, Gary (Sheila) Younger, Gregory Younger, Gwenda (David) Windholz, Janel (John) Younger, and Bryan (Pearl) Younger; brother, Dale Krantz; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.