Janice Koepsell died of pancreatic cancer Oct. 25, 2016, in Eckert. She was 84.
She was born in Greenleaf, Wis., May 22, 1932, to Olga and August Bohrtz.
On June 21, 1952, she married Daniel Koepsell.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Daniel Koepsell; a brother, Eugene Bohrtz of Wisconsin; and her sons, Jeff, Scott, Mike, Rick, Pat and Kelly.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Nov. 19 at the Living Word Lutheran Church, 2820 Peyton Drive, Montrose.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Living Word Lutheran Church or to HopeWest, PO Box 24, Delta CO 81416.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.