obituaries
Death Notice: Carol Ann Ritz
Carol Ann “Kao” Ritz, 69, passed away on May 26, 2015 at her home in Castle Valley. Funeral will be Monday, June 1 at 1 p.m. at the Castle Valley LDS Church. Condolences may be sent to the family a...
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Memorial to be held for Debbee Hosko
A memorial service and potluck will be held in honor of Debbee Hosko on June 4 from noon to 3 p.m. at Old City Park, 2231 Elk Circle (off Murphy Lane) in Moab. The community is invited to help cele...
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Clinton Carl Spinks, 1927 ~ 2015
One of Moab’s finest old honky tonk musicians passed into picker heaven on Thursday, May 21, at his home. Born May 9, 1927, in Haskell, Texas, Clint later moved to California. He lived for a time i...
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Tyrone Goodspeed, 1939 ~ 2015
Tyrone “Ty, Tyke” Goodspeed, age 75 of Syracuse, Utah, passed away the morning of May 19, 2015 with his sweetheart, Lorna, by his side. Ty was born Aug. 15, 1939 in Moab, Utah, to John and Wilma Go...
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Gladys Martin, 1927 ~ 2015
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Gladys started life as a 2-pound preemie in Clinton, Oklahoma, during a blizzard. The doctor was contacted, came to see the baby, and pronounced, “It would be best to let her die. She won’t survive...
Lloyd M. Pierson, 1921 ~ 2015
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Lloyd M. Pierson died peacefully at home the morning of May 4, 2014; he was 94. Lloyd was born Sept. 13, 1921 in Toledo, Ohio, to Lloyd and Leona Pierson. He spent his formative years in Spring Val...
Clara Belle Lear, 1931 ~ 2015
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Clara Belle Lear, Our Beautiful Mother, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 6:15 p.m. in her home in Longmont, Colorado. She was born Feb. 27, 1931 in Nucla, Colorado. She is survived by her daugh...
Memorial to be held for John R. Young
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A memorial service will be held for John R. Young at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Dewey Bridge. It will be followed by a picnic lunch for family and friends. John Randall Young, son of Max H...
Robert M. Byrnes, 1924 ~ 2015
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Robert “Bob” Michael Byrnes passed away peacefully on May 6, 2015 at the Veterans Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado. He was born March 4, 1924 in Logan, Utah, to Michael Mary Byrnes and Violet M...
Rayvian Pickens, 2013 ~ 2015
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Rayvian Marie Hazel Pickens passed away May 1, 2015 at Moab Regional Hospital. She was born Oct. 23, 2013 in Moab to Evelyn and Kyle Pickens. She is survived by her birth parents, Evelyn and Kyle P...
Death Notice: Lloyd Pierson
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Lloyd Pierson passed away May 4, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Services are pending at this time. A full obituary will appear in next week’s edition of The Times-Independent. Co...