Helen Senteney of Delta died Oct. 5, 2017, at her home. She was 87.
She was born and raised in a rural area southwest of Albuquerque, N.M. She attended Eastern New Mexico University where she majored in music.
She married Paul Senteney on June 17, 1951. They moved from Durango to Delta in 1976. Mrs. Senteney worked for Colorado Bank and Trust for several years.
She is survived by her husband, Paul; sons, Rick and Doug; grandchildren, Seth and Kate; and great-grandchildren, Gabe and Nate.
Services will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church at 11 a.m. Oct. 21. A reception will follow.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.