Obituaries

Chrisma Carol Nygaard • December 25, 1927 ~ March 31, 2016

Chrisma Carol Nygaard

Chrisma Carol Nygaard
December 25, 1927 ~ March 31, 2016

Chrisma Carol Nygaard, of Ouray, died Thursday, March 31, 2016 at the age of 88.
Chrisma Carol Nygaard, daughter of Oho H. and Venus (Miller) Peterson, was born on December 25, 1927 in Belle Creek, Minnesota. She attended a one room school house from first grade through eighth in Vasa, Minnesota; graduated from high school in Red Wing, Minnesota and went to work as a legal secretary.

Brian D. Kolowich

Brian D. Kolowich

November 30, 1955 ~ February 7, 2016

Gerald Dean (Jerry) Fleming

Gerald Dean (Jerry) Fleming

June 9, 1961 ~ February 15, 2016

Gerald Dean “Bird Man” Fleming, age 54, of Colona, Colorado died February 15, 2016 at his home.  Gerald was born June 9, 1961 to mother, Barbara Foster and father, John Gerald Fleming in Denver, Colorado.  He spent his childhood and received his education in Denver graduating from West High in Denver.  Gerald went on to Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, and also went to aviation school.  He married his wife Cindy Lou Kroonenberg August 4, 1984.

Edgar Hotchkiss

Edgar Hotchkiss
January 16, 1929 ~ January 12, 2016

Robert Linn

Robert Linn
June 29, 1938 ~ December 8, 2015
Robert Linn, formerly of Ouray, died on December 8, 2015 in LaGrange Park, Illinois. He was born on June 29, 1938 in Denver, Colorado to Thomas and Ruth Linn. He graduated from East High School there and went to the University of Wyoming where he met his future wife, Joyce. They were married in the Wee Kirk O' the Heather chapel in Forest Lawn, Glendale, CA on August 29, 1958.

Thomas Joseph Trehal

Tom Trehal, 65, of Ridgway, CO passed away peace- fully in his him home on the morning of December 7, 2015 after a long struggle with COPD.

Stuart L. Jones

Stuart L. Jones
January 4, 1957 ~ August 6, 2015