Dorthey Schneider died Dec. 4, 2016, at Paonia Care Center. She was 88.
She was born in Lakeview, Texas, on April 4, 1928.
She is survived by her husband, Virgil Schneider; two daughters, Kathy (Ralph) of Paonia and Iris (Sam) of Grand Junction; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Paonia. Interment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Paonia.
Memorial contributions may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, PO Box 27, Paonia, CO 81428.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
View the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at www.taylorfuneralservice.com.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.