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Recent Stories in Obituaries

Graeme ‘Ben’ Kaufman

June 21, 2017 — Ben passed away on June 16, 2017. A former Oregon, Illinois resident, he was born in Mendota, Illinois, on December 17, 1930, son of Vesta Edgecomb and Elmer Kaufman, married Dolores "Dolly" Kaufman on September 2, 1951. He spent his childhood in Mendota, Polo and […]

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John Lorton

June 20, 2017 — GONE FISHING Miss you/Love you/THANK YOU!!!

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John Wix

June 15, 2017 — Long-time valley resident John Wix passed away May 24th at the age of 93. A memorial will be held Saturday, June 24th, at the Farnum-Holt Funeral Home in Glenwood Springs. John grew up in Meeker, where he played football and basketball at Meeker High and […]

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Barbara Jean Clausen Vagneur

June 14, 2017 — Barbara Jean Clausen Vagneur, 70, passed away peacefully on June 9th 2017 at St Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, CO surrounded by family who sang to her, held her, kissed, and loved her. She died of complications stemming from diabetes. Barbara Jean, known as Jean […]

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Neil Lindholm Gantzel

June 14, 2017 — Neil Lindholm Gantzel passed away May 31, 2017 in his home in Glenwood Springs. Neil was born to Joan and Steen Gantzel at Aspen Valley Hospital on June 3, 1974. He attended school first in Aspen and later transferred to Laradon Hall in Denver. While […]

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William R. Slattery

June 8, 2017 — William R. Slattery, age 77, passed away peacefully at home while surrounded by loving family on June 6th 2017, after a very brief illness. Bill was born to William and Eleanor Slattery in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. He married the love of his life, Judy, August […]

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George S. Bruington

May 31, 2017 — George Stuart Bruington, beloved husband, father, brother, and friend, passed away unexpectedly in a vehicle accident on May 11, 2017 at the age of 65. He is predeceased by his father, Robert Bruington and his son, Braden Quinn Bruington. George is survived by his loving […]

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Pepper Gomes

May 24, 2017 — Pepper Gomes died surrounded by his loved ones in Aspen, CO on May 19, 2017 following a brief courageous struggle with liver cancer. He is survived by his wife Susan, daughters Lauren of Aspen CO and Shayne Graham of Kennesaw GA. Born July 17, 1944 […]

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Pepper Gomes

May 24, 2017 — Pepper Gomes died surrounded by his loved ones in Aspen, CO on May 19, 2017 following a brief courageous struggle with liver cancer. He is survived by his wife Susan, daughters Lauren of Aspen CO and Shayne Graham of Kennesaw GA. Born July 17, 1944 […]

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Barbara Ann Bunce

May 23, 2017 — Barbara Bunce, a long-time local resident of Aspen, passed away May 10, 2017. She was born in Bernardsville, New Jersey, and was the third of the four daughters raised by Edgar and Elizabeth Bunce. After graduating from Kent Place Prep School, she followed in her […]

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Susan Gibbs

May 18, 2017 — It is with great sadness that we share the passing of longtime Roaring Fork Valley resident, Susan Gibbs, who died in a car accident near Worland, Wyoming, on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Susan Gibbs was born on March 11, 1956, in Sheridan, Wyoming to Robert […]

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Bernice Brown Bundy

May 16, 2017 — A long time resident of Aspen and the Valley passed away this spring. Bernice grew up in east Texas, raised a family in south La., and always had a yearning for Colorado. Attending a poetry workshop with the Aspen Institute in 1967 was a perfect […]

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Margaret A. Pearce

May 10, 2017 — Hearts are saddened, yet treasured memories evoked at the passing of Margaret A. Pearce, 89, on May 7, 2017. Born Margaretta Angelina Rachele, on December 8, 1927, to Italian immigrant parents Rosina and Salvatore Rachele, Margaret was one of eleven children who grew up in […]

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Margaret A. Pearce

May 10, 2017 — Hearts are saddened, yet treasured memories evoked at the passing of Margaret A. Pearce, 89, on May 7, 2017. Born Margaretta Angelina Rachele, on December 8, 1927, to Italian immigrant parents Rosina and Salvatore Rachele, Margaret was one of eleven children who grew up in […]

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Linda Bowman

May 8, 2017 — Linda Bowman, age 60, passed away on Thursday, May 4th, in her home in Appletree, CO. A caring mother and fun-loving person, Linda was always capable of putting a smile on the faces of the people around her. She adored her grandchildren and cherished every […]

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Aly Catherine Rochman

May 8, 2017 — The gift of Aly Rochman was given to the world on October 28, 1980 and she was called home by our lord on the morning of May 2, 2017. She blessed this world with a wonderful daughter, her beautiful smile and a compassionate open loving […]

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John Wesley Barbee

May 7, 2017 — There will be a 10:00 AM Memorial Service for John W. Barbee, May 27, 2017 at the 3rd Street Center, Carbondale, Colorado. Please come help us celebrate his life.

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Robert Lee Schoppert

May 1, 2017 — Robert Lee Schoppert, 83, of Broomfield, Colorado, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 21, 2017 in Boulder after suffering a stroke 2 days prior. Robert was born on March 26, 1934 in South Dakota to Robert and Louise Schoppert. Robert and Joan Susan […]

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Elizabeth Philomene Smith Gredig

May 1, 2017 — Liz Gredig was born in Sterling to The Venerable Eric A.C. Smith and Lena Clara Schrupp and passed away in Grand Junction. From 1962 till 2003, the family lived in Emma where Grace Church of the Roaring Fork Valley now stands. She is survived by […]

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Sarah Williams Volf

May 1, 2017 — Sarah Williams Volf, dedicated daughter, wife, mother and friend, passed away on Thursday, April 6, 2017, with her husband by her side. The heartfelt tributes from friends all over the world started pouring in almost immediately. Born in Wrexham, Wales, on March 22, 1975 to […]

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