Obituaries for June 2008

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John A. Zulevich

Steamboat Springs native John Zulevich died May 15, 2008. He was 54. John was born May 27, 1953, in Steamboat Springs to Jack and Sharron (Anderson) Zulevich. John grew up in Steamboat Springs where he attended Steamboat Springs School District ...

Robert Warren Patterson

Robert "Bob" Warren Patterson died May 24, 2008. He was 82. He was born in Wichita, Kan., on March 13, 1926. After service in the Navy in WWII, Bob married his high school sweetheart, Gladys, on Dec. 5, 1945, in ...

Mark Klapperich

Mark Francis Klapperich was born in Austin, Minn., on July 1, 1951, to Herman and Odelia (Ulwelling) Klapperich. His son, Levi Joseph Klapperich, was born to Mark and Jorde (Hovland) Klapperich in Steamboat Springs on Aug. 24, 1981. They took ...

Levi Klapperich

Mark Francis Klapperich was born in Austin, Minn., on July 1, 1951, to Herman and Odelia (Ulwelling) Klapperich. His son, Levi Joseph Klapperich, was born to Mark and Jorde (Hovland) Klapperich in Steamboat Springs on Aug. 24, 1981. They took ...

William Bernard Burrowes

Former Oak Creek resident William Bernard Burrowes passed away March 3, 2008, in Toppenish, Wash. He would have been 100 years old on April 28. Bernard was born April 28, 1908, in Boulder. He moved to Oak Creek in 1916 ...

Guadalupe Arroyo

Longtime Routt County resident Guadalupe "Lupe" Arroyo of Steamboat Springs passed away peacefully at home with family members and close friends March 21, 2008. He was 69. Lupe was born in Longmont on Nov. 13, 1938 to Mary and Isidro ...

Barbara Ann Poulson-Bostock

Barbara Ann Poulson-Bostock of Grand Junction passed away May 28, 2008, peacefully in her home. She was 80. Barbara was born Dec. 12, 1927, in Steamboat Springs to Frances and Thomas Wesley Poulson. She married Dale L. Bostock on Aug. ...

Priscilla Stank Hurst

Former Oak Creek resident Priscilla Stank Hurst died May 29, 2008, in Flagstaff, Ariz. She was 84. Interment is at 10 a.m. Thursday at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver.

Priscilla Hurst

Priscilla Stank Hurst, 84, of Flagstaff, Ariz., passed away May 29, 2008. She was born February 20, 1924, to Joseph and Sarah Rossen in Duluth, Minn. She worked as a nurse for many years, assisting in the births of more ...

Herbert Luce

Former Routt County resident Herbert "Herb" Luce Jr. passed away May 17, 2008, in Durango. Herb was a carpenter, ski patrolman, Portland Sea Dogs ticket taker, teacher, river rafter and snow cat driver during his career. He grew up in ...

Sue Fischer

Former Steamboat Springs resident Sue Fischer died May 31, 2008, in Wright, Wyo. She was 46. Raylene Sue Fischer was born June 24, 1961, to Bill and Evelyn (Merrill) Willenbrecht in Riverton, Wyo. She attended grade school in Lander and ...

Doris M. Spaulding

Rathdrum, Idaho

Doris M. Spaulding, of Rathdrum, Idaho, passed away June 12, 2008, at Kootenai Medical Center in Coeur D'Alene, Idaho. She was 74. Doris was the daughter of Thomas and Ann Williamson of Steamboat Springs. She attended K-12 in Steamboat Springs ...

Henry Durfee Morgan

Former Steamboat Springs resident Henry Durfee Morgan, known as Bocky or Hank, died June 1, 2008, at his home in Medford, Ore., after a long battle with lung cancer. Born Nov. 13, 1940, in St. Paul, Minn., Henry graduated from ...

Christopher Charles McConnell

Steamboat Springs

Christopher Charles McConnell died June 5, 2008, in Steamboat Springs. He was 37. Chris was born Nov. 19, 1970, in Aruba, Netherlands Antilles, the son of Charles (Chuck) and Barbara (Leighty) McConnell. Chris graduated from Jenks High School in 1988 ...

Peter D. Williamson

Peter D. Williamson, M.D., a world-renowned neurologist and epilepsy expert, distinguished for his pioneering work in evaluating patients for epilepsy surgery, died from cancer June 4, 2008, at his home in Lyme, N.H. He was 71. A proud member of ...

Inell Harvey

Kremmling and western Grand County lost a true friend and advocate last month with the death of local newspaper columnist Inell Harvey. Harvey, 92, died May 28, 2008, at St. Anthony's Central Hospital in Denver. Her son and daughter, Rick ...

Prentice Laroyce "Tex" Downing

Former Clark resident Prentice Laroyce "Tex" Downing died June 16, 2008, in Parker. He was 68. Tex was born May 27, 1940, in Paducah, Texas, to Miranda and Bynum Downing. In 1958, he graduated from Levelland High School in Levelland, ...

Michael Lee Medina

Michael Lee Medina passed away at Children's Hospital in Denver on June 9, 2008. He was 4 years old. Michael was the son of Dominick and Lisa Medina of Yampa. He was born Feb. 19, 2004, in Denver rather than ...

Lucille Stratton Sundberg

Lucille Stratton Sundberg was born Sept. 15, 1907, in Trinidad. Her father had been through the Yampa Valley several times during the late 1800s, gathering cattle for cattle drives on the eastern plains. In 1909, he brought his family here ...

Lucille Stratton Sundberg

Longtime Hayden resident Lucille Stratton Sundberg passed away recently at the age of 100. Lucille was born Sept. 15, 1907, in Trinidad. Her father had been through the Yampa Valley several times during the late 1800s gathering cattle for the ...

Robert "Grant" Bryan

Grant Bryan died June 13, 2008, at the VA Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 73. Grant was born April 4, 1935, to Thomas and Marjorie (Crowley) Bryan in Kremmling. His mother was on a train to Denver from Steamboat ...

Brandon Lawrence Paquette

Brandon Lawrence Paquette departed this life suddenly June 9, 2008, near Baytown, Texas. He was 26. Brandon was born in Craig on January 14, 1982, to Dennis E. and Anita (Green) Paquette. Brandon proudly served 4 1/2 years as a ...

Nicholas Tod Hunter

Nicholas Tod Hunter died June 20, 2008, at Alta Bates Hospital in Berkeley, Calif. Nick was born Nov. 9, 1975. He and his siblings were raised in Oak Creek. Nick had a short but good life. He lived in Berkeley, ...