Jerald Wilcock Orton died March 1, 2017, at his home in Olathe after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was 75.
Viewing will be at Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors Friday, March 10, from 4-7 p.m. Funeral services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located south of Montrose at 21028 Uncompahgre Road. A military graveside service will follow at Grandview Cemetery.
Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors is handling the arrangements.
The clock is ticking. The Delta Urban Renewal Authority (DURA) has 120 days to reach agreement with the taxing entities it's asking to help fund a gateway project near the intersection of Highways 50 and 92. Half that time has elapsed, and there is no Plan B, city manager David Torgler emphasized during a meeting with taxing entities Monday.