The Durango Herald
423 Results
Today
Quinten E. Archuleta Sr.
A Celebration of Life for Quentin E. Archuleta Sr. was held on Saturday (9/25/21) at the Durango Seventh Day Adventist Church. Quentin Archuleta was born October 10, 1987. He passed from this life September 13, 2021. He was a self-employed welder and handyman. He lived most of his... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 27, 2021.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Anita Maria Olson-Armer Belliveau
Anita Maria Olson-Armer Belliveau, 70, of Durango, died 9/16/2021, in the arms of her granddaughters, Born 8/21/1951. Service will be held at a later date. Anita's is survived by: daughters Carol & Rebecca Olson; grandchildren: Sabrina, Tuesday Thomas and Corey Olson; great grandchildren... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 23, 2021.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Elwood Kent
Elwood Kent passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021. He was 81 years old. Elwood was born January 26, 1940, at the Taylor Hospital in Ignacio, Colorado. Elwood attended Shalako Indian School in Shalako, Oklahoma. Upon his return to Ignacio, he was a police officer for 30 years, beginning... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 22, 2021.
Henry Eldon "Hank" Randall
With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Henry "Hank" Eldon Randall on August 22, 2021, after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer's. He was 86. Hank was born on March 5, 1935, to De Royce Austin and Clara Belle Randall and was raised in Durango, CO. He graduated Durango... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 22, 2021.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Mark William Eddy
Mark William Eddy passed away peacefully Sept. 2, 2021, after a battle with leukemia. He was surrounded by friends and family who, despite their sadness, were able to recall funny memories about Mark. Mark was born July 28, 1956, to William George Eddy and Kaye Frances Eddy (Smart)... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 21, 2021.
Monday, September 20, 2021
Patrick Riddle
Patrick Riddle beloved husband, brother, father, and grandfather. Born June 6, 1951 in Muskegon Michigan. Passed peacefully September 14, 2021 after a hard-fought battle with the wretched ALS. Patrick was a renaissance man with a Colorado hue, and the chapters of Patrick's life read... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 20, 2021.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Randy J. Baker Sr.
Randy was born June 19, 1944 in Taylor Hospital in Ignacio, Colorado. He graduated from Ignacio High School and enlisted in the US Army and was stationed in Germany; he was a combat veteran in the 1st Air Calvary--Infantry. He served in Vietnam from 1967-1968. He was a patrol officer... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 18, 2021.
Friday, September 17, 2021
Adelle Anderson
Adelle Anderson, 80, of Durango, died 11/20/2020, Durango, Born 9/20/1940. A service will be held Come join the family and friends of Adelle Anderson who are meeting to celebrate her life of serving and love for giving to others on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 11 AM at the River Church... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 17, 2021.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Mary Joanne Harris
Mary Joanne (Hastings) Harris was born July 26, 1932 in Durango, Colorado where she lived for most of her life. She was considered a true Colorado native with her family continuously living in Durango since 1891. Mary was predeceased by her parents, Homer Francis Hastings and Mary... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 16, 2021.
Irma Marie Hofmann
Irma Marie Hofmann was born in Yampa, Colorado on December 8, 1933, the youngest child of James C. Wilson and Sarah Gertrude Bratton and passed away on August 11, 2021, in Montrose Colorado at the age of 87. Irma was a political activist, feminist, gadfly, teacher, part-time college... Read More
Crippin Funeral Home
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 16, 2021.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Marion Lavern Jones
1927 -2021 Marion Lavern Jones, 94, of Albuquerque, NM, passed away peacefully after a short struggle with cancer on September 6, 2021, surrounded by his family. He was born March 3, 1927, to Muriel Eaker and Roy Jones, in Trinidad Colorado. Along with his siblings, Lorin, Bob, Bill... Read More
Romero Funeral Home
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 15, 2021.
Lesley Marie
Lesley Marie, 56, of Durango, died 9/11/2021, Durango, CO, Born 3/18/1965. A service will be held at Saturday, September 18, 2021 @ 11:00AM at Vallecito Community Center 17454 CR 501 Bayfield, CO 81122. Please join us in celebrating an amazing woman who touched the hearts of many... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 15, 2021.
Larry Eugene Rowland
Larry Eugene Rowland passed away Sunday, August 29, 2021 in Durango, CO. He was 78 years old. Larry was born October 6, 1942 to Albert and Doris (Jones) Rowland in Wichita, KS. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was stationed in Japan from late 1960 to May, 1964. Upon his return... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 15, 2021.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Deborah Ethel Darland
Deborah Ethel Darland, 69, of Durango, Colorado, died 9/3/2021, surrounded by family, Born 6/16/1952. A service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Summit Church Durango. She is survived by her children: Bryan (Theresa) Oakes, Angelia (Brad) Cook, and Scott (April)... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 14, 2021.
Pauline Ermalinda Suazo
1931 - 2021 Pauline Ermalinda Chavez was born April 5, 1931 to Manuel and Lina Chavez in Pagosa Junction, Colorado. She passed away peacefully in her sleep at home on September 12, 2021. Pauline grew up with her family, including eight sisters and one brother, on a sheep ranch in... Read More
Peel Funeral Home
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 14, 2021.
Monday, September 13, 2021
John Viner
John Viner was born in Washington, DC on October 17, 1937 to Bess and Gilbert Viner. He moved to Montgomery County, Maryland after graduating from Coolidge High School in 1955. He received a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland in 1959, an MS in Structural Engineering... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 13, 2021.
Friday, September 10, 2021
Thomas Augustus LaQuey
January 27, 1927 - June 30, 2021 Tom was a God-fearing man and an established cowboy. He wore high heel cowboy boots and a Stetson hat all of his life. After he served a tour of duty in the army in WWII, he came home to his parent's house and helped them with their ranch in the Gunnison... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 10, 2021.
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Harvey Brewer
Harvey Duain Brewer was born on April 21, 1941 to Harvey and Irene Brewer in Durango, CO. He passed away on September 7, 2021 in Aztec, NM. His service will be Monday, September 13, 2021 at 11:00am at Greenmount Cemetery in Durango, CO. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Brewer,... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 9, 2021.
Wayne Dickerson
Wayne Dickerson, 70, of Durango, CO passed away August 31 after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He is survived by his spouse Lori Callahan and his son CJ Dickerson (Kelsey) of Ridgway, CO, Lori's children Ryan Odgers of Phoenix, AZ and James Callahan of Sonoita, AZ, sister Virginia... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 9, 2021.
Warren P. McNaughton
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Warren McNaughton, 69. Warren passed away peacefully on September 4, 2021, at the home of his brother, Gary McNaughton, in Flagstaff, AZ. Warren was born on November 16, 1951, to Edward W. McNaughton Jr. and M. Alberta (Carey)... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 9, 2021.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Ellen Cargile
Just a few months shy of her 90th birthday, Ellen Young Yeager Cargile, 89, of Bosque, New Mexico, passed away on Aug. 27, 2021.Ellen worked as a Chair of the Fine Art at Southwest Studies and Mesoamerican Art History for two decades. After 21 years of service, she retired from Fort... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 8, 2021.
Taylor Jesse Lau
Taylor Jesse Lau, 32, of Durango, CO, died 8/28/2021, Durango, CO, Born 10/12/1988. A service will be held. He is survived by his wife Lynnea and his son Maddox. In lieu of flowers and gifts please see the Hood Mortuary Obituary for donation options. A celebration of life will be... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 8, 2021.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Suzan Mae Gray
Suzan Mae Gray died on August 28th, 2021. She born at Mercy Hospital in Durango on September 16, 1949, to John Gray IV and Eva Jean Olson Gray. She grew up in Pagosa and was very active in school and her community. She was a Pirate Cheerleader, played clarinet in the band, was the... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 7, 2021.
Randall James Luelf (Randy)
Randall James (Randy) Luelf was born on December 11, 1953 at Fort Collins, Colorado to Glen Arnold and Cecil Frances (Smith) Luelf. He passed away at Bloomfield, New Mexico on September 1, 2021, after suffering a brain hemorrhage in May of 2021. Randy spent his early childhood in... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 7, 2021.
Saturday, September 4, 2021
John Viner
John Viner, 83, of Durango, Colorado, died 9/4/2021, in rehabilitation, Born 10/17/1937. Service will be held at a later date. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Eliane Viner and son, Doug (Tabitha) Viner of Oregon. Since his retirement, he has enjoyed the Durango area very much... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 4, 2021.
Friday, September 3, 2021
Isaha Casias (Ziggy)
A Celebration of Life will be held at Ridgewood Event Center, 16000 Highway 140, Hesperus, Colorado on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 10:00 AM to ?Softball, food, fishing...come prepared.Cash donations for Manna Soup Kitchen and non-perishable food for the Food Bank.Let's make him... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 3, 2021.
Thursday, September 2, 2021
Willa Jean Beatty
Willa Jean Beatty (nee Harville) departed this life on August 27, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. Willa was the oldest of five children born to Hiram and Irene Harville in 1943 on Halloween, her favorite holiday. Willa was raised in rural Laurel County near London, Kentucky... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 2, 2021.
James R. Garcia
James Raymond Garcia was 37 years old when he passed away August 25, 2021 in Denver, CO in a motorcycle accident. James was born February 16, 1984 in Durango, CO to Fred W. Garcia and Vanessa Bailey. James has 3 daughters Shada 17, Kaylee 7, and Saydee 4 (Wife Britany, step sons Nikolai... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 2, 2021.
Jeffery Woods
Jeff was born in Honolulu Hawaii to Charles and Karen Woods on May 11, 1964. He grew up as a military child getting to see many countries. He married and settled down in Phoenix Arizona where he lived with his family until 2001. He and his family moved to Dolores Colorado where he... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 2, 2021.
Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Rodney Martin Ems
Rodney Martin Ems was born April 15, 1947 in San Bernardino, CA to Wesley and Eleanor Ems. He died August 24, 2021 in Durango, CO after a courageous battle with cancer. Rod graduated from Cal Poly Pomona in 1970 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He married Joan, the love of his... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Sep. 1, 2021.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Carlos Alires
Carlos Alires, 32, of Cortez, Colorado, died 8/24/2021, in Durango, Born 12/31/1988. A service will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at Rotary Park in Durango, Colorado. He is predeceased by his Grandpa's: Tommy Alires & Bob Perez. He is survived by his children... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 31, 2021.
Captain James C. Butts
Captain James C Butts, born December 13, 1942 in Minneapolis to Clinton and Gayle Butts, left this earthly world peacefully with his wife and son beside him on July 24, 2021. He lived life to the fullest... and then some. He was a fighter to the very end. His presence was large and... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 31, 2021.
Paul Andrew Kausalik
Paul Andrew Kausalik "Andy" was born on March 4, 1949 to Carol and Paul Kausalik in Albia Iowa, and was the eldest of three. As a child, he spent much of his time with his mom, dad, and grandfather learning all he could about life and carpentry. They instilled in him a strong work... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 31, 2021.
Monday, August 30, 2021
Bennie Jeffery Bellino
Bennie Jeffery Bellino, 59, left this earth to be with God in his heavenly home, on Tuesday, August 24 2021, at San Juan Regional Medical Center, in Farmington NM. The family was at his bedside. He was born in Pagosa Springs, CO to Nick Bellino Sr. and Florinda Maria Bellino-Riss... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 30, 2021.
Cameron Scott Grush
Cameron Scott Grush, 28, of Bayfield, Colorado, died 8/24/2021, at Home, Born 8/27/1992. A service will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at the Bayfield High School Performing Arts Center, with reception to immediately follow at the Bayfield Senior Center. Our loving... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 30, 2021.
Paul George Reed
Paul George Reed, 70, of Durango, Colorado, died 8/20/2021, at home, surrounded by family, Born 9/26/1950. No service will be held. Paul enjoyed retirement in his childhood home, spending time with Alison, never missing a Rockies or Broncos game and enjoying the beauty of the place... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 30, 2021.
Dr. Edwin Paul Willems
Dr. Edwin Paul Willems, 85, died of pneumonia complications at Mercy Hospice on July 22, 2021. He was surrounded by family. He was born and raised in Kansas with his two older sisters. He received his PhD in Psychology and Social Science from the University of Kansas. Later in his... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 30, 2021.
Friday, August 27, 2021
Willson Bloch
Willson Bloch: Four Corner's Environmental Champion Willson Bloch passedaway onAugust11th, at age 70. Born to Ethyl and William Blochof Fort Wayne Indiana.HegraduatedElmhurst High School Classof1968 and attended the University of Michigan.Willson loved to the Southwest to pursue his... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 27, 2021.
Irma Marie Hofmann
Irma Marie Hofmann, 87, of Montrose, CO, died 8/11/2021, Montrose, CO, Born 12/8/1933. A service will be held Irma Marie Hofmann, 87 of Montrose Colorado died 08/11/2021. She was a long time resident of Durango and community activist. She is survived by six children and numerous family... Read More
Crippin Funeral Home
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 27, 2021.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Nicholes Blackman
Nick grew up in Ontario, CA. He left "the land of fruits and nuts" (CA) in the mid 60s and ventured toward the mountains, eventually settling in Durango in the mid 70's. He had a love of cars and an affinity for fixing things. He owned his own automotive shop ("Car Sick? Call Nick!)... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 26, 2021.
Anastacia Vargas De Lozano
Anastacia Vargas De Lozano, 87, of Durango, Colorado, died 8/25/2021, in Durango, surrounded by family, Born 9/17/1934. A service will be held at 6:00 p.m., Friday, August 27, 2021 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband: Jose Antonio Lozano; children: Gregoria... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 26, 2021.
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
James O. Fisher
James O. Fisher passed away on August 19, 2021 at the age of 91 in Durango, CO. He was born April 20, 1930 in Flint, MI to Daniel and Rosamonde (Outwater) Fisher. The family moved to Aurora, IL in approximately 1940 where he was raised with his younger brother, Daniel. During his... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 25, 2021.
Don Robert Moffat
Don Robert Moffat, age 85 of Durango, CO passed away July 21, 2021. Don was born July 13, 1936 in Red Eagle, Oklahoma to Kenneth & Alma Moffat. Following his high school graduation, he married Peggy Shadwick. He joined the Army and served as an MP in Georgia. Following his service... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 25, 2021.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Carolyn Bernice Bowra
Carolyn Bernice Bowra (Bernice) passed away on August 21, 2021 in Durango. She was born on June 30, 1927 in Aztec, New Mexico to Jack B. and Reola (Sharp) Gardner. Raised in the farming community of Cedar Hill, she attended the Cedar Hill School. In the 6th grade she began attending... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 24, 2021.
Cary Leland Zufelt
Cary Leland Zufelt, 82, of Meridian, ID, died 8/7/2021, Meridian, ID, Born 6/19/1939. A service will be held Services will be 2 PM, Wed. Aug 25, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 8625 S. Linder Rd, Kuna, ID with a viewing at 1 PM prior to the services. Burial at... Read More
Zeyer Funeral Chapel
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 24, 2021.
Monday, August 23, 2021
Eldon Basham (Bennie)
Eldon (Bennie) Basham, a long time Durango resident and Purgatory Ski Area legend, left this earth on July 28, 2021, for his new heavenly home, where he will reside with Jesus (his best friend) for eternity. He was 85 years old. He was the third person hired in 1965 when the construction... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 23, 2021.
Laird Gunnar Carlson
Laird Gunnar Carlson, 76, of Mancos, CO, died 8/14/2021, Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital in Denver., Born 4/24/1945. A service will be held at Friends and family will celebrate his life in Mancos on September 25, 2021 at the Grange (potluck and bring instruments for jamming). For... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 23, 2021.
Laverne Madrid
Laverne was born November 17, 1948 to Gladys & Elmer Davies in Durango. She graduated from Durango High School in 1968. She married in 1969 and had her daughter Brenda Jones the joy of her life. The marriage ended in divorce. In 1994 she married the love of her life Richard Madrid... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 23, 2021.
Gerald Maxey
Gerald Maxey passed away on December 9, 2020. He was born February 12,1934 in Freeport IL the only child of Charles and Ruth (Bready) Maxey. They moved many times while Charles was promoted with Montgomery Ward & CO. Jerry spent much of his youth in Ridgewood NJ. He graduated... Read More
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 23, 2021.
Rebecca "Becky" Myers
Becky was born in Durango on May 21, 1943, to Rachel and Charles Probst. Becky was raised in Durango and Silverton, graduating Durango High School in 1961 and leaving Durango shortly after, to move to California as her first husband Joe Aber was in the Navy. While in California Becky... Read More
Hood Mortuary - Durango
Published in The Durango Herald on Aug. 23, 2021.
Showing 1 - 50 of 423 results
PLACE AN OBITUARY
Reach out to The Durango Herald to submit an obituary.