Cedaredge resident Marjorie Loveland Becker Doty died Nov. 12, 2017. She was 92.
She was born on June 4, 1925, to Charles and Emma Loveland in Benkelman, Neb. She grew up in Parks and graduated from Parks Consolidated High School in 1942. She moved to Denver shortly after.
In 1943 she married George Becker; he preceded her in death in 1956. After his death, she attended Opportunity School to learn stenography and typing. She worked as a staff assistant at several downtown Denver firms until she retired in 1990.
In 1964, she married Harold Doty, and they moved to Eckert after her retirement. After his death in 1994, she moved to Cedaredge.
Mrs. Doty was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, serving as treasurer and newsletter editor. She was also a skilled seamstress who made clothing and a wedding gown for each of her daughters. She enjoyed spending time with family.
She is survived by her daughters, Susan (Kim) Steiner and Patricia (Loren) Rosendale; five grandchildren, Leif Tor and Erik Steiner, Stacie Martin and Michael Rosendale; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and two stepsons, James and Fred Doty.
She was preceded in death by her two husbands, George Becker and Harold Doty; and her seven siblings.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seventh-day Adventist Church of Cedaredge, 260 NW 2nd Street, Cedaredge, CO 81413, or HopeWest, PO Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
Visit the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at www.taylorfuneralservice.com.
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.