Obituaries for February 2010



Ruth Campanella

A celebration of life for Ruth S. Campanella, of Steamboat Springs, is from 4 to 7 p.m. today at 2790 Après Ski Way. For information, call Elizabeth at 312-404-4332.

William S. Harding

William S. “Bill” Harding, of Grand Junction and formerly of Craig, died Jan. 30, 2010, at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Denver. A memorial service is at noon today at First Congregational Church in Craig. Interment of cremains will follow ...

Ella Murphy

Ella Murphy passed away peacefully at her son’s home in Loveland on Jan. 29. A service will be held for her and her late husband, Frank Murphy, at 2 p.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church in Steamboat.

James Michael Colt

Gumming, Ga.

James Michael “Mike” Colt passed away peacefully on Feb. 5, 2010, at the age of 67, in Cumming, Ga. Born in Atlanta on Aug. 7, 1942, and a graduate of Marist High School and both Georgia Tech and the University ...

James "Jimmie" Frederick Heuga

Jimmie Heuga, of Edwards and Louisville, who with Billy Kidd was one of the first American men to stand on an Olympic podium holding an Alpine ski medal, died Feb. 8, 2010, in Boulder of complications from his four-decade-long battle ...

William Sherman Harding

Grand Junction

William Sherman “Bill” Harding Jr., 64, of Grand Junction, died Jan. 30, 2010, at the Veterans Medical Center in Denver. Services were held at noon Feb. 5, 2010, at the First Congregational Church in Craig, followed by burial at the ...

Martin Edward Woodring

Martin Edward Woodring, retired rancher and cattle trader, died unexpectedly at University Medical Center in Las Vegas on Feb. 2, 2010. He was 82 years old. A lifelong Mesa County resident, Martin was born at home in Mesa on Aug. ...

Donald L. Marchbanks

Donald L. Marchbanks died Feb. 18, 2010. He is survived by his wife, Deanna; sons Darrell and Denis; and daughters Joanne and Jean. Don had 18 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He served in the Army and National Guard and was ...

Louise Ann McKenna


Louise Ann (Paulovich) McKenna, a longtime Craig resident, died Feb. 11, 2010. Louise was born Oct. 28, 1925, raised on Breeze Basin and attended the Valentine School. She graduated from Hayden High School. She later moved to Denver, where she ...