Eckert resident Herbert Lee Briscoe died Sept. 17, 2017, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. He was 97.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. at Cedaredge Cemetery with Rev. Phil Neely officiating. Grand Mesa VFW Post #9221 will provide military honors.
He is survived by one son, Steve Briscoe of Delta; and one daughter, Karen Benson of Eckert.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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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.