Crawford resident Rose Porter died May 23, 2013, at Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. She was 86.
At her request, no services will be held.
Rose L. Rieck was born in Philadelphia, Pa., Sept 9, 1926, to Jacob and Rosena Rieck. She spent her childhood in Philadelphia, graduating from Philadelphia High School.
On May 18, 1946, she married Alvy Porter.
Mrs. Porter was a member of the pinochle club and the Fruitland Mesa Club. She was a member of the Catholic church.
She ranched on Fruitland Mesa from 1946 until 1968. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, working in her flower beds and working crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Porter is survived by her daughters, Pamela Porter and Lisa Ann Strickland of Crawford; her grandson, Sammy Strickland of Crawford; and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvy, and a son, Michael Porter.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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