Grand Junction resident Earl J. Buzzard died at HopeWest Jan. 6, 2018. He was 83.
A graveside service will be held Friday, Feb. 2, at 1 p.m. at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Mr. Buzzard owned and operated a trucking company.
He is survived by his wife, Lenora Buzzard of Grand Junction; children, Willie Austin, Warren Austin and Karol Austin, all of Grand Junction, and Ron Austin of Beaver Creek, Ohio; one sister, Marva Simpson of Grand Junction; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson Association of the Rockies, 1420 Ogden St., Denver, CO 80218.
Callahan Edfast Mortuary is handling the arrangements.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.