Grand Junction resident Rufus W. Webb died Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the HopeWest Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. He was 88.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 14, at the Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Interment will follow in Mesa View Cemetery.
Thanks to the efforts of state Rep. Millie Hamner, House District 61, Colorado State University plans to re-open the Rogers Mesa research site.
The facility was taken out of operation in 2011, due to budget cuts throughout the CSU system.