Harold Edmund Fender died Dec. 15, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 89.
He was born in Glenwood Springs April 28, 1926, and spent most of his life in the Roaring Fork Valley.
He is survived by his sons, Gary (Linda) Fender of Silt, and Marvin (Roberta) Fender of DeBeque; his stepchildren, Rick (Prisella) Jurick, Kristi (John) Gill and Jodie (David) Anthes; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Dec. 19, at Rifle Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary in Grand Junction.
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.