Barbara E. Thompson, former resident of Cedaredge, died March 15, 2017, at Eagle Ridge at Grand Valley in Grand Junction. She was 97.
Graveside services were held March 18 at Cedaredge Cemetery.
She is survived by two sons, Wendell Thompson of Cameron, Okla., and Weston Thompson of Mancos; three daughters, Reva Anderson of Stillwater, Okla., Sheryl Tyree of Auburn, Wash., and T. Michelle Kostreva of Clifton; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren with two more on the way.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
The Hotchkiss-Crawford Historial Society will host its annual meeting on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 2:00 at the Memorial Hall in Hotchkiss. There will be music, refreshments and a guest speaker, Robert Sibernagel. He is well known in the area as he writes regional history columns for The Daily Sentinel. He was formerly the editorial page editor for that paper for 19 years.