Obituaries for September 2011



Nora Haslof

Nora Haslof died Aug. 15. A memorial service is at 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Steamboat Mental Health, P.O. Box 774706, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.

John Christopher Noonan

Steamboat Springs

John C. Noonan died June 15. A memorial service is at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Trillium House at Yampa River Botanic Park. Wear casual/Hawaiian attire.

Chandler Coyle

Chandler K. Coyle, 71, passed away Aug. 24, 2011, at his home in Steamboat Springs, surrounded by his family. Chandler was a devoted father, husband, grandfather and uncle. He dedicated his entire life in service to others. Chandler was born ...

Dorothy Geraldine Hinkle

Routt County

Gerry Hinkle, lifelong resident of Routt County, passed away Aug. 4, 2011, at Doak Walker Care Center after a brief illness. She was 89. Gerry was born Aug. 14, 1921, to Joseph and Lydia (Durbin) Long in Steamboat Springs. She ...

Deborah Schneider Pollok

Deborah Schneider Pollok died peacefully surrounded by her family July 28, 2011, at her home in Craig after a long illness. She was 50. She is survived by her husband, Mallory Pollok; son, Alexander; mother, Ruth Schneider; sister, Ann Mae ...

Clarence Edward Babcock

Prineville, Ore.

A graveside service for Clarence Edward Babcock is at 11 a.m. Saturday in Oak Creek Cemetery. A lunch will follow at noon in Decker Park. Clarence died July 29 in Oregon.

James Barry Haller

Routt County resident James Barry Haller died Aug. 21. A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Yampa Valley Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in James’ name to your favorite charity.

Roy A. Culver


Yampa resident Roy A. Culver died Aug. 16. A celebration of his life is at 1 p.m. Saturday at his ranch, 15215 Rout County Road 6L.

Kathleen P. Krider

Steamboat Springs

Longtime Steamboat Springs resident Kathleen P. Krider died Thursday at the Doak Walker Care Center. A memorial service is at 4 p.m. Sept. 24 at the United Methodist Church of Steamboat Springs. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be ...

Grace M. Boddy

A funeral for Grace M. Boddy is at 1 p.m. Friday at Yampa Bible Church. Interment is at 1 p.m. Monday at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver. Memorial donations may be made to the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association’s ...

Annmarie Joan Wyman

Annmarie Joan Wyman, a longtime resident of Steamboat Springs, died Friday at Yampa Valley Medical Center. A memorial service is at 4 p.m. Sunday at Yampa Valley Funeral Home. For more information, call 970-879-1494.

Carol “Moose” O’Malia

Carol “Moose” O’Malia died Aug. 20, 2011, in her home following brief complications of a longstanding battle with breast cancer. She was 76. Moose, as she was best known in Steamboat, was a unique lady who touched the lives of ...

Grace Marie Boddy Mills

Grace Marie Boddy Mills, 84, of Cañon City, died Sept. 11, 2011, at her daughter’s home in Phippsburg. She was born Oct. 3, 1926, to Claude C. and Fern L. Lundy in Greeley. On April 26, 1947, she married John ...

William J. Nickey

William J. Nickey passed away Sept. 7, 2011. He was 79. He was born July 20, 1932, and raised in Carlisle, Pa. He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in physical education from West Chester University after completing military duties ...

Kathleen Pearl Krider

Steamboat Springs

Kathleen “Kay" Pearl Krider was born Dec. 10, 1912, in Waldron, Kan., to Iro Blaine Krider and Henrietta Frost Krider. She moved with four sisters to Wellington, Kan., after her mother’s divorce. A National Honor Society member, she taught in ...

Carl Medvesk

Carl Medvesk, a lifelong resident of Hayden, passed away Aug. 31, 2011, at the Doak Walker Care Center in Steamboat Springs. Carl was born May 28, 1923, to Leo and Justina Medvesk in Denver. When his mother passed away, the ...

Sascha Franzel

Fort Collins

Sascha Franzel, 19, of Honolulu, Steamboat Springs and Fort Collins, and a junior at Colorado State University, passed away Sept. 10, 2011, in Fort Collins from a severe asthma attack. Sascha was an avid Steamboat skier since age 2. She ...