Obituaries

Kathleen Christensen (K.C.) Benedict, San Juan County educator and friend to hundreds of San Juan County residents, passed away April 16, 2022 after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. KC was born in Preston, ID on January 16, 1944 to Louis Victor Christensen and Nelly Lou Benson Christensen...
Elda (Tietjen) Powell of Bluff, UT passed away peacefully on May 17, 2022 at the age of 91. Born to Albert and Rebecca Tietjan on July 1, 1930 in Gallup, NM, Elda was the second of five children. She spent her childhood in Rocky Point, Gallup, and Bluewater amongst her large and extended family....
Elda (Tietjen) Powell of Bluff, Utah passed away peacefully on May 17, 2022 at the age of 91. Born to Albert and Rebecca Tietjan on July 1, 1930 in Gallup, New Mexico, Elda was the second of five children. She spent her childhood in Rocky Point, Gallup, and Bluewater amongst her large and extended...
James William Hunt (Jim) was born April 13th, 1955, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to James E. and Myrtle P. Hunt. He died May 2, 2022 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado, after suffering several years from lung problems. Two family members stayed by his side up to the very end. Jim was...
Allen Franklin Jacobs was born November 10, 1978 and died unexpectantly May 4, 2022. He was named after his great grandfathers, Doyle Franklin Jacobs and Walter Allen Willard. Allen was a bright and joyful person. He had many friends thru the years and had brought much joy to his family. He...
Melvin Lee Gaines was born to Buena Elizabeth Campbell (Gaines) and William Benjamin Columbus Gaines (Lum) on May 19, 1931, in Ramah, NM. He passed away on April 7, 2022, in Blanding, UT at the age of 90. Melvin and his parents moved to Bluff, UT in 1933. He arrived in a horse drawn wagon when...
Dianna Carol Musselman September 10, 1963 ~ April 3, 2022
Dianna Carol Musselman, age 58, passed away April 3, 2022, after a long battle with lung disease. Dianna was born September 10, 1963, in Monument Valley, UT to Andrew Robert Musselman and Thelma Kay (Katie) Musselman (Collard). Dianna has three daughters and five grandchildren, all of whom she...
It was the dawning of a bright day on June 3, 1927 when Hazel Dawn Jensen, the fifth child of Della Adams and Hans Jensen, was born in Moab, UT. After nearly 95 years of life, she passed away on April 5, 2022 in Herriman, UT. She grew up in the tiny village of Monticello, where she stayed busy...
Gary Allen Long October 2, 1965 ~ March 30, 2022
Gary Allen Long, loving husband and father, son and brother fought a courageous battle of Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS). Gary passed away on March 30, 2022, in Pueblo West, CO surrounded by family. Gary was born on October 2, 1965, in Glenwood Springs, CO. Gary spent much of his life traveling...
Jack Randolph was born March 29, 1947 to Harmon Randolph and Juanita Castor. He returned home to his Heavenly Father on March 24, 2022 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Jack was blessed with older sister Judy (Louis) Schilichting, younger sister Carma (Steve) Young, younger brother Leon...

Pages

San Juan Record

49 South Main St
PO Box 879
Monticello, UT 84535

Phone: 435.587.2277
Fax: 435.587.3377
news@sjrnews.com
Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Comment Here