Obituaries for December 2006

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George E. Swanson

Craig

Longtime Craig resident George E. Swanson died Nov. 21, 2006, in Wyoming. He was 89. George was born Oct. 31, 1917, in Butte, Neb., to Axel and Bertha Swanson. At age three, he and his family, including his two sisters, ...

Ray Hammond

Former Hayden resident Ray Hammond died Nov. 26, 2006. He was 87. Ray is preceded in death by his son, Douglas. He is survived by his wife, Ruth; children, Sandra Hammod Taylor and her husband, Steve, Timm Hammond and his ...

Edith Katherine Smith Sandercook

Craig

Former Hayden resident Edith Katherine Smith Sandercook died Nov. 2, 2006, at the Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehabilitation Center in Craig. She was 93. She was born April 27, 1913, in Butte, Mont., to Frank and Daisy (Bray) Smith. She ...

Joseph L. McKeag

Florida resident Joseph L. McKeag died Dec. 4, 2006, in Melbourne, Fla. He was 64. Joseph was born May 14, 1942, to Mary Helen Bruce and William McKeag in Pittsburgh, Penn. Joseph was a member and racer with the Sports ...

Virginia Alice Herold Thornton

Former Routt County resident Virginia Alice Herold Thornton died Nov. 23, 2006. She was 71. Virginia was born in the family home near Stagecoach. She was the second daughter of Carl W. and Bonita E. Herold. She attended Cobb and ...

J. Anthony Tony Smith

Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs resident J. Anthony "Tony" Smith died Dec. 8, 2006, at the Doak Walker Care Center. He was 64. He was born Sept. 10, 1942, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., to Eunice Hatfield and John C. Smith. A graduate of Cornell ...

Charles Craig Hadden

Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs resident Dr. Charles Craig Hadden died Nov. 27, 2006, after a yearlong battle with cancer at his Steamboat Springs home, where he was surrounded by his loving family. He was 57. He was born July 19, 1949, in ...

Irvin Emory Duley

Former Steamboat Springs resident Irvin E. Duley, a retired Amtrak conductor, died at his home Dec. 21, 2006, from heart failure. He was 90. He was born Nov. 12, 1916, and raised in Baltimore, Md. Irvin was the son of ...

Winifred "Winnie" Lee

Longtime Steamboat Springs resident Winifred "Winnie" Lee died Dec. 10, 2006, of heart failure at her home in Steamboat. She was 81. Born in Chicago on Jan. 16, 1925, Mary Winifred Shannon was the youngest of four children born to ...

JoDett Freeman

Steamboat Springs resident JoDett Freeman died Dec. 20, 2006. JoDett was born in 1951 to Col. Robert D. Whittington and Ada Mae Whittington. JoDett was retired from teaching elementary school for Louisiana Public Schools in Bossier City. She taught for ...