Longtime Delta resident Erma L. Bloom died Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, at her home. She was 75.
She was born Feb. 10, 1941. She spent her childhood and adult life in Delta.
On June 18, 1960, she married Harold Bloom.
She enjoyed listening to music, putting puzzles together and talking to people.
She is survived by four sons, Duane, Richard, Adrian and Brian; three daughters, Lydia, Rebecca and Dorinda; five brothers, Jimmy, Joe, Vic, Nick and Johnny; two sisters, Comedina and Genevieve; 18 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Jessie; her husband, Harold Bloom; three brothers, Johnny, Tony and Ted; and two sisters, Louise and Nellie.
A memorial service was held Dec. 31 at Taylor Funeral Home in Delta with inurnment at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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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.