Edward A. Hart was born June 14, 1941 in Denver, Colo., and died May 30, 2015 in Bailey, Colo.
Mac Fortson, Sept. 2, 1956 - June 13, 2015
Mac Fortson, whose many callings on earth included gold mining, furniture building, art creating, cabin erecting, wilderness survival, providing for his family, imparting life skills, cooking professionally, making friends, sharing his love of the blues, loving those around him and telling amazing and wonderful stories, died in the peace and privacy of his Cañon City home on June 13, 2015.
Marie Ollie Garnett, 80, of Buena Vista, passed on Friday June 12, 2015 in her home surrounded by her loving family.
Deloris “Dee” Brassington of Bailey, passed away June 11, 2015 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born Dec. 15, 1952 to the late Andrew Maddix and Irene (Pelfrey) Maddix.
Tabitha “Tabi” Dawn Rayburn Craver passed away the morning of June 12, 2015, after a long struggle with depression.
Memorial services for Roy Teter will be held at the Fairplay Cemetery Saturday, June 6 at 12.30 p.m., with reception to follow at the Fairplay Hotel.
Shirley May Reisbeck, 85, of Salida, died May 24, 2015. She was born Jan. 22, 1930 in Rainier, Ore. to Adolph Gressett and Nan (Triplett) Gressett.
Memorial services for Robert L. “Bob” Marsey, 65, of Fairplay, Colo. will be held June 6, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Jefferson Lake, Jefferson, Colo., and July 4, 2015 at the Marsey Camp, Tionesta, Penn.
Our beloved Stephen Fanestil was taken above on the wings of angels May 13. Born in Kansas City on Oct. 15, 1950, he was full of life from beginning to end. Steve had courageously fought a battle with cancer for nearly six years with great dignity and without complaint.
Margaret “Margie” Schmitz Loebig went to heaven on May 2, 11 p.m., 75 years young. Throughout her last days she encouraged her children and husband to “smile,” remember that “it’s all about love,” and “all about the children.” In her final moments she pointed to heaven and the angels and friends she saw waiting there.