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Obituary: Janet Field, Jan. 9, 1941, to Aug. 11, 2017

August 18, 2017 — Janet Field, of Fort Collins, died on Aug. 11, 2017, at a hospital in Aurora. She was 76. Janet was born on Jan. 9, 1941, in Long Branch, New Jersey, to Michael and Frances Pope. She was married to Walter for more than 54 years, […]

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Obituary: Steve Boblak, Sept. 29, 1956, to July 27, 2017

August 18, 2017 — Steve Boblak passed away unexpectedly from a heart attack while completing his routine run on Vail Pass. Funeral services were held for Steve in his hometown community outside of Chicago on Aug. 5. A Vail Valley resident since 1995, Steve had four passions in life: […]

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Vail Daily obituary: David L. Meirowsky, Dec. 3, 1966, to July 2017

August 12, 2017 — David was born Dec. 3, 1966, in Liberty, Missouri, and is survived by his two beloved sons, Kyan and Koby; his mother, Gail Pruett (Jim); and his father, Stephen D Meirowsky (Becky); he's also survived by his brothers and sister, James, Casey, Josh, Nathan (Noelani) […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Mary A. Duran, Jan. 17, 1921, to Aug. 4, 2017

August 11, 2017 — Mary A. Duran, 96, of Lakewood and formerly of Minturn, passed away on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, in Lakewood. She was born on Jan. 17, 1921, in Amalia, New Mexico, to Antonio and Teresina (Arellano) Martinez. In 1934, she married Mel Duran in Del Norte. […]

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In memory of Carolyn cage

August 8, 2017 — A memorial service for Mrs. Carolyn S Cage will be held Friday, Aug. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church in Edwards, with a brief gathering immediately to follow.

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In memory of Carolyn cage

August 8, 2017 — A memorial service for Mrs. Carolyn S Cage will be held Friday, Aug. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church in Edwards, with a brief gathering immediately to follow.

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In memory of Carolyn Cage

August 8, 2017 — A memorial service for Mrs. Carolyn S Cage will be held Friday, Aug. 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church in Edwards, with a brief gathering immediately to follow.

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Vail Daily obituary: Phoebe Brook Lester, 16, was a joy to friends, family

August 7, 2017 — Phoebe Brook Lester was a beautiful 16-year-old whose life was cut short when she was struck by a drunk driver on July 26, 2017. She had a deep and enduring love for her friends and family. Phoebe is survived by her mother, Pam Lester, and […]

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Vail Daily Obituary: June Frazier memorial at the Vail Interfaith Chapel

August 5, 2017 — Please join us in celebrating the life of June Frazier at the Vail Interfaith Chapel, 19 Vail Road on Saturday at 11 a.m. A reception will follow at the Swiss Chalet restaurant in the Sonnenalp Hotel.

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Vail Daily obituary: Eagle resident Katie Mariah Ciliberto died July 6

August 3, 2017 — Katie Mariah Ciliberto, 41, passed away suddenly on July 6, 2017, at her home in Avon. Katie was born on Dec. 2, 1975, in Quincy, Massachusetts. As a teen she moved to Plymouth, Massachusetts, where she graduated from Plymouth South High School. In 2005, Katie […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Pamela Johnson Kalkus

July 28, 2017 — Pam Kalkus was a force of contagious creativity, wit and spunk that burned so brightly. After 14 adventure-filled years defying limitations, she lost her body to metastatic breast cancer on Sunday at the age of 54, but we still feel her spirit in every moment. […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Johnny Phillip Medina

July 27, 2017 — It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend, Johnny Phillip Medina, 65, of Chester, Massachusetts, formerly of Red Cliff. Johnny was called home on July 17, 2017. Johnny is survived by his wife […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Michael Toughill memorial service notice

July 25, 2017 — A Celebration of Life for Michael Toughill will be held Friday at the Vail Interfaith Chapel in Vail at 10 a.m. A reception will follow at the Swiss Chalet restaurant at the Sonnenalp Hotel in Vail. Please visit http://www.kentfuneral homes.com to leave a condolence or […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Tracie Lee Johnson

July 21, 2017 — Tracie Lee Johnson, of Gypsum, 52, passed away Sunday morning. She is survived by her husband, Walter; son Phillip; daughter Heather; brother Jamie and his children Tawnie and James; brother Martin and his children Brittany and CJ. A service will be held at Lundgren Theater […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Britton John Green, April 1, 1985, to July 15, 2017

July 20, 2017 — Britton John Green was born at Vail Valley Medical Center on April 1, 1985, and died in a tragic car accident with his girlfriend, Nicole Brahney, on July 15, 2017. Brit attended ABC Preschool, Red Sandstone Elementary School and Minturn Middle School and was a […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Michael Edmund Toughill, March 30, 1946, to July 15, 2017

July 20, 2017 — Michael Edmund Toughill passed away at Vail Valley Medical Center after a fast and hard battle with mesothelioma cancer. Mike was a native Coloradan born in Denver at St. Joseph's Hospital. He graduated from Machebeuf High School in 1964. He attended Colorado University for two […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Rev. John J. O’Hearne, M.D., Feb. 5, 1922, to May 15, 2017

July 17, 2017 — Rev. John J. O'Hearne, M.D., was born on Feb. 5, 1922 and died at 95. His life was marked by a series of intellectual achievements. His undergraduate degree is from Southwestern College (now Rhodes), with a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Tennessee […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Richard “Dick” Joseph Blair, May 26, 1929, to June 26, 2017

July 13, 2017 — Dick Blair, of Edwards, and Santa Barbara, California, passed peacefully into the arms of God on Monday morning, June 26, at 2:30 a.m. He was at Serenity House surrounded by his loving family. Dick was 88 years old and for six years has been battling […]

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Vail Daily obituary: James (Jimmie) Benjamin Cline

July 13, 2017 — James "Jimmie" Benjamin Cline was born to Charles and Stella Cline on Aug. 1, 1925, in their home in Minturn. Jimmie was the youngest of five children, with three brothers and one sister preceding him. When he was 15 years old, there was an accident […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Richard Gallant, July 4, 1952, to June 20, 2017

July 12, 2017 — It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Richard "Rick" Gallant, who died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home in Exeter, New Hampshire. Rick was born on July 4, 1952, in Exeter and was No. 2 of seven Gallant […]

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