Obituaries for January 2012

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David John Ward

David John Ward, also known as “Paco,” passed away peacefully Dec. 20, 2011, at his home on St. John with his wife, Cindy, at his side. He was 62 and had been battling pancreatic cancer since 2008. Paco grew up ...

Pip Oliver

Phillipa “Pip” Oliver passed away Dec. 31, 2011, at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Pip was born Jan. 16, 1966, in New Zealand. She was preceded in death by her ...

Clyde Raymond Lockhart

Clyde Raymond Lockhart, of Cheyenne, Wyo., died Dec. 30, 2011, at the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne. He was 93. He was born April 3, 1918, in Steamboat Springs to Raymond and Ruth Lockhart. The family moved to Casper, Wyo., ...

John P. Basile

John P. Basile died Jan. 4, 2012, at Grace Healthcare in Glenwood Springs. He was 47. John spent his early years in Concord, Mass. He attended middle school at the Douglas Academy in Scotland and high school in Concord and ...

Galen E. Wait

Former Routt County resident died Dec. 9, 2011, in Marshalltown, Iowa. He was 82. Galen was a dedicated teacher for 42 years before retiring in Marshalltown. He taught for several years in Routt County, including at the Fly Gulch, Fair ...

Ruby J. Chevalier

Oak Creek

Ruby J. Chevalier passed away peacefully Jan. 9, 2012, at her daughter Betty’s home in Rifle. She was 98. Ruby was born and raised in Oak Creek, which she called home her entire life. She was preceded in death by ...

Ryan Sixkiller-Allen

Dixon, Wyo.

Ryan Faye Sixkiller-Allen was born Dec. 31, 1979, to Bill and Carma Sixkiller. She was welcomed home by her big sister, Brandy. Ryan started going to ropings with her mom, dad and sister soon after she was born. Her mom ...

William Ben Kemper

Clark

Clark resident William Ben Kemper passed away Dec. 5, 2011, at the Porter Hospice in Littleton. He was 75. Born June 8, 1936, in Denver to Lynn and Betty (Baker) Kemper, Bill was an all-state football player at Denver East ...

Phyllis Mowery Buntin Burrowes

Oak Creek

Phyllis Burrowes, a longtime resident of Oak Creek, passed away Jan. 7, 2012, at the Doak Walker Care Center. She was just two months shy of her 100th birthday. Phyllis was born March 26, 1912, in Lievin, France, to Leonce ...

Beverly A. Liddle

Steamboat Springs

Beverly A. Liddle, 70, a longtime resident of Steamboat Springs, passed away Jan. 3, 2012, at her home after a long illness. Born in Hudson Falls, N.Y., on Feb. 7, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Merritt and ...

Doris Inez Knott

Oak Creek

Doris Inez Knott, a longtime rancher in Oak Creek, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Doak Walker Care Center. She was 93 She was born April 25, 1918, to Courtney and Emma Mae (Gaskill) Ives in Arriba, Colo. Her family ...

Jerry Throgmartin

A celebration of life for Jerry Throgmartin is from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Vista Verde Guest Ranch.

Elliott John Bayly

Elliott John Bayly died Jan. 20, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz. He died doing one of the many things he loved, playing tennis. Elliott was born Feb. 10, 1940, in Duluth, Minn., to Jane and Millen Bayly. His grandfather, Hiram Elliott, ...

Steve Deyo

Craig/Moffat County

Steven C. Deyo was born Dec. 15, 1959, in Craig to Douglas and Patricia Deyo. He died Jan. 17, 2012, in Craig. Steve spent most of his life forging lasting friendships in Craig, and he loved to support youth sports, ...

Michael D. Barnes

Cedaredge

Marvin D. “Pete” Barnes, of Cedaredge, died Saturday at the Colorow Care Center in Olathe. He was 83. A memorial service will be held at a later date.