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 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.