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.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.