Lifetime Delta resident Larry D. Sanders died Nov. 23, 2017, at HopeWest Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. He was 72.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Larry Duane Sanders was born Dec. 23, 1944, to Rolland and Lucille (Nelson) Sanders in Delta. He spent his childhood and attended school in Delta.
Mr. Sanders worked in farming and ranching, and for Shea's Feed Lot for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, cowboying and the outdoors.
He is survived by his sister, Dorothy Moreland; and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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Two of the four marijuana questions on the November ballot were narrowly approved by voters in the City of Delta. Measure 2F allows the establishment of medical marijuana centers. Measure 2H permits the establishment of medical marijuana cultivation, testing, research and manufacturing facilities.