Western State Colorado University students (l-r) Keegan Skokos and Dylan Mechling load up a truck this past Friday for a trip to Moab, Utah, with a group of friends. Many Western students and Gunnison families departed late last week on an annual pilgrimage to warmer climes for spring break.

Gene Frank Rhoades

Gene Rhoades passed away Nov. 24 at his home in Carlsbad, N.M., with his loved ones by his side. Gene was born on Oct. 25, 1933, in Burlington Colo., to Walter and Velma (Rice) Rhoades.

Ralph John Sangosti

Cedaredge resident Ralph John Sangosti passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at his daughter’s residence in Cedaredge. He was 88. Ralph was born to Samuel C. and Mecenzia E.


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