Alexander "Alex" Mehder of Delta died Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, at Paonia Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was 92.
No services will be held at this time.
Mr. Mehder was born in Chicago, Ill., Sept. 17, 1923.
On March 24, 2002, he married Lillian Avilla in Paonia.
Mr. Mehder was an aviator in the U.S. Navy. He enjoyed playing tennis, office work and yard work in his younger years.
He is survived by his wife, Lillian Mehder; son, Alex Mehder Jr. of Hotchkiss; and daughter, Mikayla Rowe of Boulder.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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