Grand Junction resident Salina Monique Paiz Ritchie died Feb. 2, 2013, in Grand Junction. She was 29.
She was born Jan. 14, 1984, in Delta to Floyd and Louatha (Sisneros) Paiz. She spent her childhood in Crested Butte, Gunnison and Grand Junction.
She married Weston Ritchie Aug. 4, 2002, in Grand Junction.
Mrs. Ritchie enjoyed fishing, swimming, camping, wrestling (as a spectator), attending area festivals, wrestling tournaments and Hanson concerts. She was a member of Grand Junction Roller Girls and a coach for the Li'l Mavs wrestling team.
She is survived by her parents; her husband; her children, Jorden, Jayden and Lily; siblings, Candido "Buddy," Derek and Tiana; nieces and nephews, Isaiah, Malina, Jaxon and Aaliyah; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Alfred and Virginia Paiz and Tony and Genevive Garcia.
Services were held in Grand Junction on Feb. 16.blog comments powered by Disqus