Obituaries for July 2012

Subscribe

Obituary

Raymond Charles Muirhead

Tampa, Fla.

Raymond Charles Muirhead, 80, of Tampa, Fla., was born May 29, 1932. He went to rest on June 16, 2012, joining his son Douglas Charles Muirhead, who went to rest with the Lord on June 16, 1979. Raymond is survived ...

Jonathan Michael Wheby

Oak Creek

Jonathan Michael Wheby, age 40, of Oak Creek, died March 11, 2011, by his own hand, probably somewhere in Moffat County. His remains have not yet been recovered. Jonathan was born June 15, 1970, in Evanston, Ill., the youngest child ...

John Robert Main

John Robert Main, 52, of Clark, died June 21, 2012, in an all-terrain vehicle accident near his home. John was born June 8, 1960. He was the son of Meredith and Robert Main. John grew up in Saginaw, Mich., and ...

Janet (Hicks) Russell

Steamboat Springs

Janet Lynn (Hicks) Russell died June 12, 2012, at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center in Denver. She was 42. Janet was born Sept 25, 1969, and was a lifelong resident of Steamboat Springs. She was an honor student at Steamboat Springs ...

Ruth S. Anderson Rapp

Rockport, Mass. and Bonita Springs, Fla.

Ruth S. Anderson Rapp, of Rockport, Mass., and Bonita Springs, Fla., died June 30, 2012, at Emeritus Assisted Living in Oceanside, Calif. Ruth was born Nov. 22, 1921, to Gloucester highline halibut fisherman Augustus Anderson and his wife, Emma. The ...

Khabir Haqq Ibin Salahadyn

Khabir “KB” Salahadyn, 38, passed away from liver cancer June 29, 2012, at the Copper House Hospice in Mesa, Ariz. He was born Aug. 16, 1973, in Milwaukee, to Adl Hadi Salahadyn Abdullah Salahadyn. In November 1983, the family moved ...

Roy Jr. H. Struble

Roy Harry Struble Jr. was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Quincy, Ill., to Roy H. and Mildred L. Struble. He was raised in Galesburg, Ill., and graduated from Knox College of Galesburg in 1943. Roy always said some of his ...

Kenneth John DePaul

Kenneth John DePaul passed away July 8, 2012, in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. Kenneth was born Dec. 13, 1947, in Newark, N.J., to Jerry and Ruth (Perry) DePaul. He graduated from East Brunswick High School in 1965. Kenneth joined the ...

Edward A. Reed

Fruita

Ed Reed, a Fruita resident and a former longtime resident of Steamboat Springs, died May 4, 2012, at The Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. He was 69. The son of Donald and Norma Reed, Edward A. Reed was born ...

Carol Sue Stehley

Steamboat Springs

Carol Sue Stehley was born April 5, 1940, in the old Willett Hospital on Seventh and Aspen streets in Steamboat Springs to Jack and Pearl Stehley. She was a premature baby, so small that Dr. Crawford created an incubator out ...

Etta Mary Gradoz

Etta Mary Gradoz passed away July 8, 2012. She is survived by her husband, John; her son, Michael; her daughter, Teri Morgan; sisters Mary Anderson, Rose Quintana and Sofia Camacho; brothers Romaldo Camacho and Meddie Camacho; granddaughter Amy Gradoz; and ...

Don Ramboe

Steamboat Springs

A memorial service for Don Ramboe is from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday on Bruce’s Trail on Rabbit Ears Pass. Meet at the trailhead. Bring a stone with a message for Don as well as a small appetizer and drinks. ...

Elmer J. Fogg

Elmer J. Fogg, a longtime Routt County resident, died Dec. 15. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Yampa Valley Funeral Home. A graveside service at Steamboat Springs Cemetery will follow. For more information, call the ...

Rob Gresty

A tribute in memory of Rob Gresty, the "Fisherman of Natches Way," will take place at 5 p.m. July 22 at Wings of Destiny at Stagecoach Reservoir. A memorial fund has been established at the Yampa Valley Community Foundation in ...

Sarah Frances Colt Wither

Sarah Frances Colt Wither was born Oct. 3, 1915, in Las Animas to Douglass and Ida Scott Colt. She spent many of her childhood summers at the family ranch just west of Yampa, where she enjoyed riding horses and working ...

Christie Lee Appel

Steamboat Springs

Christie Lee Appel was born May 17, 1953, in Denver to Martha and Albert Ursich. She passed away July 11, 2012, in Steamboat Springs. Chris married Larry Appel on Dec. 26, 1970, and they had two sons, Michael and Keith. ...

Larry Donald Appel

Steamboat Springs

Larry Donald Appel was born Dec. 17, 1948, in Steamboat Springs to William and Marianne Appel. He lived his entire life in Steamboat Springs until he passed away July 11, 2012. Larry married Christie Ursich on Dec. 26, 1970, and ...

Melvin Mulkey

Hayden

Melvin Mulkey, of Hayden, died July 24 at the Doak Walker Care Center. A service is pending.

Michael John Miklavicic

Friendship, Wis.

Michael John Miklavicic, of Friendship, Wis., died July 22, 2012, at the University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison after a boating accident. He was 23. Michael was born March 14, 1989, in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., to John M. and Jane ...

Jennie Lee Mullally

Jennie Lee (Clapper) Mullally was born June 2, 1953, to Irvin “Spec” Clapper and Josephine “Josie” (Davis) Clapper at Pioneers Hospital. Following a 17-year battle with cancer, she left her earthly home from the same hospital July 3, 2012, at ...

Howell Wayne Johnson

Howell Wayne Johnson was born Oct. 13, 1946, to Altie and Jessie Johnson (both deceased) in Rusk, Texas. He had three sisters, Claudia, Linda and Vicki, and he had four brothers, JO, Mike, David and Ronnie. He had 24 nieces, ...

Jason Adam Kawcak

Kenny and Candi Kawcak welcomed Jason Adam Kawcak and his twin brother, Justin, into their lives Jan. 8, 1987. Jason found heaven after an accident at Colowyo Coal Co. on July 14, 2012, while doing what he loved to do ...

Death Notice

Robert Dean Enochs

Steamboat Springs resident Robert Dean Enochs died Monday at the Doak Walker Care Center. No services are planned at this time. Call the Yampa Valley Funeral Home at 970-879-1494.

Larry and Chris Appel

A memorial service for longtime Steamboat Springs residents Larry and Chris Appel is at 11 a.m. July 16 in the old gym at Steamboat Springs High School. The service will be followed by a reception in the commons area. Food ...

Betty Davis

Steamboat Springs

Longtime Steamboat Springs resident Betty Davis, 96, died May 3. A celebration of life is at 9 a.m. July 21 at Betty’s home, 530 N. Park Ave.