• Luke Daniel Case

    Luke Daniel Case, 22, of Brighton, passed away July 23, 2014. He was born Jan. 27, 1992, in Brighton to Brian Case and Sarah Chambers.


    He started school at Northeast Elementary then attended Overland Trail Middle School where he was an undefeated wrestler. He attended Brighton High School where he qualified all four years for the state wrestling tournament and graduated in 2010. 

  • Joseph M. Haines

    Joseph M. Haines, 80, of Dacono, passed away July 20, 2014, in Lafayette. He was born to Howard and Gertrude (McGraw) Haines.

    He is survived by his son, Joseph (Andrea) Haines, III; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, a niece and a nephew.

    Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home in Brighton. Interment will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Plainfield, Indiana.

    Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

  • LaVonne Gunderson

    LaVonne Gunderson, age 84, of Sioux Falls, S.D., passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Funeral services were held Monday, July 21, 2014, at First Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, with burial following at Riverview Cemetery, Centerville, S.D.

  • Simon Jones

    Simon Jones, 40, of Arvada, passed away July 17, 2014. He was born to Allen and Pamela Jones.

    He is survived by his wife, Michelle Jones; his father, Allen Jones; his daughter, Ashleigh Jones; three step-children, and a sister.

    A celebration of life will be held from 5 to 8:30 p.m. July 27, 2014, at 11881 Grape Ct., Thornton. Erlinger Funeral Home of Fort Lupton is handling the arrangements.


  • Joe O. (Orly) Garcia

    Joe O. (Orly) Garcia, of Brighton, passed away on July 20, 2014. He was born to Juan Eloy Garcia and Mercedes Rael.

    Joe is survived by his wife of 56 years, Madeline Garcia; numerous godchildren, nieces, nephews and countless loved ones.

  • Loretta M. Voeller

    Loretta Margaret Voeller, 72, passed away July 17, 2014. She was born to Peter and Rose Voeller. 

    Memorial service was held July 21, 2014, at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home in Brighton. Tabor-Rice Funeral Home handled the arrangements.


  • Jason Ross Roberts

    Jason Ross Roberts, 38, was called to his home in Heaven, on Thursday, July 17, 2014, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Jason was born to Carol (Bokn) Roberts and Joe Ross Roberts on Oct. 28, 1975; he grew up and attended school in Brighton.


  • Charles 'Chuck' Overton

    Charles “Chuck” Overton, 65, of Brighton, passed away July 15, 2014, in Towac, Colo., while on a golf trip. He was born Nov. 4, 1948, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Elwood and Terril (Barker) Overton and graduated from Ranum High School in 1967. He then joined the U.S. Army, where he served until 1970. Chuck continued his education at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins and later married Kathryn Porter on May 25, 1973, in Ft. Collins.

  • Frank Joseph Pietras Jr.

    Frank Joseph “Frankie P.” Pietras, Jr., of Brighton, passed away July 1, 2014, after an ongoing battle with cancer at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, Minn., at the age of 66.


  • Dwane Lavern Piepho

    Dwane Lavern Piepho, 84, of Brighton, passed away at home July 7, 2014. He was born March 15, 1930, in Ruskin, Neb., to Arnold Piepho and Lena Garles. He graduated from Superior High School on May 22, 1947, in Nebraska. Right after high school he joined the Air Force in 1947. He then married Bonnie Drohman on Dec. 27, 1952.