Roberta May Gibbs, nee Flick, died in the Lewiston, Idaho hospital on May 22, the date of her 95th birthday. She had fallen, breaking a hip, and died during the corrective surgery. She was a native of Colorado, having been born in Gunnison to the late Raleigh and Margret Flick.
Layton "Butch" Edwin Metz, Jr. passed away on April 29 at St. Mary's in Grand Junction. Layton was born on March 2, 1948 to Layton E. and Phyllis (Langston) Metz, Sr., the oldest of four children, in Fort Collins. He was 70 years old at the time of his death.
Cody Weston Rice, age 54, of Cimarron passed away on Friday, April 27 in the comforts of his home. Cody was born May 4, 1963 in Gunnison. He spent his childhood in Gunnison and Cimarron and some in Marshfield, Mo., where he was a member of White Oak Baptist Church.