Lifetime North Fork resident Charlie J. Todd died Sept. 10, 2017, at Paonia Care Center. He was 97.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 18, at the Hotchkiss Elks Lodge.
He is survived by his son, Chuck (Sue) Todd of Crawford; daughters, Sharon O'Moore of Henderson, Nev., and Jean Brinkerhoff of Farmington, N.M.; two sisters-in-law, Carolyn (Brad) Coulter of Torrance, Calif., and Charlene Kocjancic of Paonia; nine grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and extended family.
Memorial contributions may be made to HopeWest, PO Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
Visit the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at www.taylorfuneralservice.com.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.