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Date: Thursday, 29 August 2013, at 8:47 p.m.

Glenn Houston Daniels
December 18, 1963 - June 20, 2003
PAONIA - Glenn died at his residence in Paonia, Colorado, of natural causes. He was sober, and had been sober for 18 months. This was his greatest accomplishment, and his family’s greatest joy.
Graveside memorial services for Glenn will be held at 1:00 p.m., on Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at the Norwood Cemetery in Norwood, Colorado. Sammy Keeton will officiate.
Glenn Houston Daniels was born on December 18, 1963, in Denver, Colorado. He was adopted by Wayne and Sylvia Daniels on “Gotcha Day,” March 19, 1964. This day was celebrated just like a birthday in the family home.
Glenn was named after his Uncle, Glenn A. Daniels and Great Uncle, Houston Keeton. He was very proud of his name, because it made him feel complete in this family.
Wayne and Sylvia brought their new son back to his Granddad Daniels’ ranch in Nucla. Glenn walked at an early age of 8 ½ months, just to try and keep up with all of the daily activities on the ranch. This early motivation would continue through his life. He lived in Montrose with his family for a short time and then they moved to Hayden, Colorado, when his dad was transferred to the Colorado Ute Power Plant. Glenn attended school, K - 12, in Hayden, where he was active in sports and graduated in May of 1982. He attended Mesa State College for two years and then moved to Denver, where he lived for many years. He was a contract painter by trade.
His son, Joseph Wendell was born in Denver, on June 27, 1986. Glenn was living in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, when his daughter, Heather May was born on June 14, 1991. He moved back and forth, from town to town, for many years. In January, 2002, he moved to Paonia where he worked for Dependable Lumber until he was hurt in January 2003. Glenn was living with his daughter in Paonia at the time of his death.
Glenn loved the outdoors. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and riding and racing motorcycles. He enjoyed anything fast paced and exciting.
Those grateful to have shared in Glenn’s life include his mother, Sylvia Daniels of Paonia; his children Joe and Heather and their mother Marie Hall of Grand Junction; his sister, Rene’ Atchley and her husband Jim of Paonia; nephews: Wes Doolin of Paonia, and Justin Doolin of Hayden.
He is further survived by a great uncle, Glen Norton of Grand Junction; great aunt, Jane Royer of Norwood; uncles and aunts: Sam and Roxie Keeton of Fruita, and John and Wilma Zufelt of Durango, uncle, Pat Daniels of Nucla, and aunt, Ethel Taylor of Independence, OR; along with many cousins and numerous friends all over the U.S.A.
Glenn was preceded in death by his dad, Wayne; grandparents: Sanford and Bertha Daniels, and Red and Virginia Keeton; many uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.
He was greeted well at the gates of Heaven.
Memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics of Colorado, P.O. Box 2156, Denver, CO 80201 - 2156
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Joyce A. McCullough
November 17, 1947 - June 15, 2003
CRAWFORD - Joyce Ann McCullough, of Crawford, Colorado died Sunday, June 15, 2003, at her residence. She was 55.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 20th at Crawford Town Hall. Pastor Bob Rich will officiate. Services will conclude at the hall.
Joyce Ann Collins was born on November 17, 1947 in San Jose, California to the late John Henry and Tillie Marie (Nolan) Collins.
Joyce had lived in Phoenix, Arizona prior to moving to Crawford thirteen years ago. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - day Saints. She was known as “Mom” to many kids in the Crawford area.
Survivors include one daughter, Beth McCullough of Salt Lake City, UT; seven sons: Victor Collins of Hotchkiss, Roger Williams of Orlando, FL, Drury Williams of Ft. Huachuca, AZ, Richard Ahrens of Texas, Franklin McCullough, Jr. of Salt Lake City, UT and twins, Bryan and Brent McCullough, both of Crawford; three sisters: Verna Asbill of Ohio, Marie Newman of Phoenix and Clara Williams of Phoenix; three brothers: Russell Collins of Ohio, John Collins of Phoenix and David Williams of Phoenix.
Along with her parents, she was also preceded in death by a brother, Billy Collins.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Wayne E. Wise
April 30, 1921 - June 16, 2003
DELTA - Longtime Delta resident, Wayne E. Wise died Monday, June 16, 2003 at Horizon’s Care Center in Eckert, Colorado. He was 82.
A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, June 19th at the Delta City Cemetery in Delta, Colorado with Carl Wayne Chance officiating.
Wayne E. Wise was born on April 30, 1921 in Hotchkiss, Colorado to the late Carl and Gertrude (Denning) Wise. He spent his childhood in Hotchkiss, Colorado where he also attended school.
Mr. Wise served in the U.S. Navy and had been a resident of Hawaii, San Diego and the Philippines during World War II. He also served in Sicily, Italy and was involved in the Liberation of the Philippines.
Wayne married Imogene Harris on August 13, 1943 in South Mills, North Carolina. She preceded him in death on March 8, 1996 in Delta, CO. Not having children of their own, Wayne and Imogene helped many children who needed a little extra help to be happy. He and Imogene were also “rock hounds.”
Mr. Wise was a manager of Jones Lumber Yard in Delta. He was a member of the Delta Round Up Club, I.O.O.F. Lodge # 116 of Delta and helped organize the Johnny Shea Memorial Bull Ride. Wayne enjoyed hunting, fishing in Mexico and Lake Powell and horseback riding. He could be found every morning having breakfast at the Sundance Restaurant.
Survivors include his brother, Paul Wise and wife Lonnie of Magalia, CA; and two sister in laws, Marie Thompson and Julia Wise, both of Delta, Colorado. He is further survived by many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents and his wife, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Lee Wise and a sister, Pearl Chance.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Alice Banuelos
June 3, 1924 - June 15, 2003
DELTA - Lifetime Delta resident, Alice Banuelos, died Sunday, June 15, 2003 at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 79.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 18th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., at the Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. A rosary will be recited on Wednesday, June 18th at 7:00 p.m., at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Delta. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 19th at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Rite of Commital will follow at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta. Rev. Mark Bettinger will preside.
Alicia Banuelos was born on June 3, 1924 in Delta, Colorado to the late Pedro and Bruna (Castanon) Banuelos.
Alice was a lifelong resident of Delta. She was a graduate of Delta High School. She retired from Skyland Foods in Delta after 25 years of service. She was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Among her many interests, she most enjoyed gardening and baking and decorating wedding cakes.
She is survived by one brother, Louis Banuelos of Delta and many, many nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, she was also preceded in death by three brothers, John, Lawrence and Fidel Banuelos and threee sisters, Guadalupe Armendariz, Mary Banuelos and Petra Banuelos.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Childrens International Mission, P.O. Box 219357, Kansas, MO 64121, the Children’s Hospital of Denver, 1056 East 19th Ave., Denver, CO 80218 or to the Sacred Heart League, Walls, MS 38686.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Bessie Jaunita Floyd
May 19, 1909 - June 15, 2003
WHEATRIDGE, CO - Former Delta resident, Bessie J. Floyd died Sunday, June 15, 2003 at her residence in Wheatridge, Colorado. She was 94.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., Friday, June 20th at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 21st at the Pea Green Cemetery in Pea Green, Colorado. Rich Barnett and David Thomsan will officiate.
Bessie Jaunita Hull was born on May 19, 1909 in Rolla, Kansas to the late Franklin Haze and Hattie Pearl (Snider) Hull. She spent her childhood and attended school in Rolla and Hugoton, Kansas.
Bessie married Clarence Floyd on April 15, 1929 in Hugoton, Kansas. He preceded her in death on October 21, 1998 in Denver.
She had been a resident of Delta, Colorado for 20 years prior to moving to Denver, where she had spent over 20 years prior to her death. She had been a beautician and also had owned and operated a motel at one time. Bessie was a member of the General Assembly and Church of the First Born in Denver. Besides her church, her other interests included fishing, traveling, music and most of all her family.
Survivors grateful to have shared in Bessie’s life include two daughters, Vergie Elder and Patricia Barnett, both of Denver, CO; one son, Charles R. Floyd, also of Denver; three sisters: Zelma Cobb and Trela Maxwell both of Oklahoma City, OK and Hattie Perry of Hugoton, KS. Bessie is further survived by 16 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren and five great - great grandchildren.
Along with her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by two daughters, Glennetta Kantor and Helen Rogers; five sisters, Blenn Esser, Freda Owen, Addie Covington, Helen Hull and Ina Hull; and three brothers, Franklin, George and Russell Hull and one granddaughter, Sharon Lynn.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Joe Francese
July 8, 1919 - June 11, 2003
DELTA - Longtime Montrose resident, Joseph Francese died June 11, 2003, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. He was 83.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 16th at the Montrose Golf Course in Montrose. A reception will follow at the Sand Trap Restaurant.
Joseph Francese was born on July 8, 1919, in Duncan, Arizona, to the late Frank and Ernesta (Cordona) Francese. He spent his childhood in Duncan and graduated from high school there in 1938. He continued his education at Arizona State in Flagstaff, graduating from there in 1947. He moved to Delta in September of 2001, after having spent 45 years in Montrose.
He married Evelyn Stewart on March 5, 1949, in Phoenix, Arizona. The marriage was later dissolved.
Joe was a professional golfer. He was a member of the PGA of America and the Veteran’s of Foreign War. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. Besides golfing, he also enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing cards.
Survivor’s include his daughter, Jane Francese of Delta, CO; three sons, Edward Francese and wife Lila, of Scottsdale, AZ, Frank Francese of Grand Junction, CO and Joseph Francese, Jr. and wife Sandra, of Naples, FL; his former wife, Evelyn Francese of Delta; one sister, Jennifer of San Diego, CA. He is further survived by six grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Along with his parents, he was also preceded in death by three brothers, Harry, Second, and Frank Francese.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Elizabeth L. Dickerson
April 16, 1917 - June 9, 2003
DELTA - Elizabeth L. Dickerson, a resident of Delta, died on Monday, June 9, 2003, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 86.
Memorial services are pending.
Elizabeth Lyman Holliday was born on April 16, 1917, to Russell and Edith Searl (Lyman) Holliday in South Hampton, Maine. She spent her childhood in Colorado Springs and graduated from high school there. Elizabeth lived in Pueblo before moving to Delta six years ago.
Elizabeth was married to Dale Holt. He died in February, 1953, at Aurora, Colorado. On April 1, 1956, Elizabeth married Frank Dickerson in Aztec, New Mexico. He preceded her in death in 1953, at Pueblo, Colorado.
Mrs. Dickerson enjoyed selling Avon products and she loved to play bridge.
Those grateful to have shared in Elizabeth’s life include her sister, Gertrude James and her husband Bill of Delta. She was preceded in death by both of her husbands, Dale Holt and Frank Dickerson; her parents; and a sister, Ruth Catt.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

Nancy S. Peterson
April 8, 1916 - June 4, 2003
CEDAREDGE - Longtime resident, Nancy S. Peterson, died at her residence in Cedaredge on Wednesday, June 4, 2003. She was 87.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2003 at the Pioneer Town Chapel in Cedaredge. Wayne Wolf will officiate.
Nancy S. Saylor was born on April 8, 1916, to Otto W. and Olive M. (Crowe) Saylor in Rockford, Illinois. Her family moved to Denver when she was one and a half years old, and Nancy graduated from Denver South High School in 1934. She attended college at Greeley for a year and a half. Nancy lived in the San Francisco and Bay area in California from 1940 to 1945. She then moved to the Arvada and Wheatridge, Colorado area and spent twenty eight years there. In 1973, Nancy came to Cedaredge and spent the past thirty years in the Surface Creek area.
On May 1, 1937, Nancy married Clarence E. Peterson in Denver, Colorado. He preceded her in death in December of 1979.
Mrs. Peterson was a legal secretary for twenty - four years. She was a member of the Plant and Dig Garden Club in Cedaredge. Nancy enjoyed reading, sewing, bingo and bowling.
Those grateful to have shared Nancy’s life are two sons, Ned S. Peterson and his wife Jeanie of Yampa, CO; and Jack L. Peterson and his wife Phyllis of Evansville, WY; two daughters, Nadine Weith and her husband Frank of Littleton, CO; and Ann Furman and husband Eric of Beverly Hills, FL. She is further survived by seven grandchildren and seven great - grandchildren.
Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, one son, Paul J. Peterson, one sister; Jeannette Jay and two grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Cedaredge Public Library, P.O. Box 548, Cedaredge, CO, 81413.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of Taylor Funeral Service and Cremator

Charlotte “Yvonne” Schneider
July 19, 1924 - June 4, 2003
Paonia - Lifelong resident of Paonia, Charlotte “Yvonne” Schneider, died Tuesday, June 4, 2003, at Delta Care Center. She was 78.
A memorial service will be held at a later date for Mrs. Schneider.
Charlotte Yvonne Schneider was born on July 19, 1924 to the late George Orin and Venice May (Axtel) Ewing in Paonia, Colorado. She spent her childhood in Paonia and graduated from Paonia High School in 1943. Yvonne attended Western State College in Gunnison, CO for one year.
On December 1, 1946 Yvonne married Orville H. Schneider in Grand Junction, CO at the Messiah Lutheran Church. He survives.
Yvonne was a housewife and homemaker. She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Paonia, “Helping Hand” Club on Bone Mesa, and was on the Search and Rescue Team for several years. She enjoyed painting, snowmobiling, skiing, horse riding, gardening, quilting, knitting, pretty punch and paper tole.
Survivors include her husband, Orville Schneider of Paonia; two sons, Tim Schneider and wife Tresa of Paonia, CO; Ron Evans and wife Ellen of Louisville, CO; one daughter Dea Pyle and husband Don of Cedaredge, CO; two brothers, Waldo Ewing and wife Madaline of Anchorage, AK; and Glenn Ewing and wife Shirly of Grand Junction, CO. Charlotte is further survived by nine grandchildren and eight great - grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to North Fork Ambulance Assoc., P.O. Box 127, Hotchkiss, CO 81419 or to the Immanuel Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 727, Paonia, CO 81428.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

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