Aubrey Dale Pierce of Delta died Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. He was 85.
A committal will be held Friday, April 15, at 3 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado.
Mr. Pierce worked as an excavator.
He is survived by his wife, Diana Pierce of Delta; his daughters, Debbie Nelson and Sharon Pierce; his brothers, Ivan Pierce of Boise, Idaho, and Joe Pierce of Delta; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Martin Mortuary in Grand Junction is handling the arrangements.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.