Louise Drysdale of Delta died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 88.
Graveside funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 29, at Cory Cemetery with Eric Duncan officiating.
Louise Ann Clickner was born in Smithville, Mo., June 16, 1927, to Lee and Anna (Penry) Clickner. She grew up and attended school in Missouri.
She moved to Colorado in 1952 and has lived in Delta for the past 63 years.
Mrs. Drysdale enjoyed her family, gardening, needlework and reading.
She is survived by a son, Leroy (Lois) Drysdale of Delta; a brother, Fred (Clara) Clickner of Garden City, Mo.; three grandchildren, Charlie (Jennifer) Drysdale, Nick Drysdale and Amber (Craig) Edwards; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Drysdale; a son, Ron Drysdale; and a brother, Charles Clickner.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.