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Western Slope Obituaries 5-24-10

Wilma Annette Head, 83, former Delta, Colo., resident, passed away May 13, 2010 at her residence in Montrose, Colo.

She was born to Chris and Gladys Martina (Long) Decker on October 31, 1926 in Delta, Colo. She spent her childhood in Delta, Colo., and graduated from Delta High School in 1945.

On November 30, 1946, Wilma married Theodore L. Head in Delta, Colo. To this union, five children were born. Wilma and Ted shared over 63 years of love and marriage together. Wilma enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. She also enjoyed cooking and sewing, but most of all, Wilma was a very caring wife, mother and friend always putting others before herself. The Head’s have been residents of Montrose, Colo., for over 40 years.

She is survived by her devoted husband, Ted; one son, David L. Head and spouse, Norma of Cedaredge, Colo.; three daughters: Kathy E. Reed and spouse, Don of Eckert, Colo., Kristina A. Miller and spouse, Dale of Pagosa Springs, Colo., and Vicki L. Hecht and spouse, Tim of Montrose, Colo.; one brother, Virgil Decker and spouse, Josephine of Read, Colo.; one sister, Dorothy Gregory of Fruita, Colo.; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Chris and Gladys Martina Decker; a son, Danny D. Head on July 11, 1957 and four brothers.

Services were held May 17, 2010, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, Colo.

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Interment was in Delta City Cemetery, Delta, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P. O. Box 1804, Montrose, Colo.

View the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at http://www.TaylorFuneralService.com.

Wilma Annette Head, 83, former Delta, Colo., resident, passed away May 13, 2010 at her residence in Montrose, Colo.

She was born to Chris and Gladys Martina (Long) Decker on October 31, 1926 in Delta, Colo. She spent her childhood in Delta, Colo., and graduated from Delta High School in 1945.

On November 30, 1946, Wilma married Theodore L. Head in Delta, Colo. To this union, five children were born. Wilma and Ted shared over 63 years of love and marriage together. Wilma enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. She also enjoyed cooking and sewing, but most of all, Wilma was a very caring wife, mother and friend always putting others before herself. The Head’s have been residents of Montrose, Colo., for over 40 years.

She is survived by her devoted husband, Ted; one son, David L. Head and spouse, Norma of Cedaredge, Colo.; three daughters: Kathy E. Reed and spouse, Don of Eckert, Colo., Kristina A. Miller and spouse, Dale of Pagosa Springs, Colo., and Vicki L. Hecht and spouse, Tim of Montrose, Colo.; one brother, Virgil Decker and spouse, Josephine of Read, Colo.; one sister, Dorothy Gregory of Fruita, Colo.; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Chris and Gladys Martina Decker; a son, Danny D. Head on July 11, 1957 and four brothers.

Services were held May 17, 2010, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, Colo.

Interment was in Delta City Cemetery, Delta, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P. O. Box 1804, Montrose, Colo.

View the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at http://www.TaylorFuneralService.com.

Wilma Annette Head, 83, former Delta, Colo., resident, passed away May 13, 2010 at her residence in Montrose, Colo.

She was born to Chris and Gladys Martina (Long) Decker on October 31, 1926 in Delta, Colo. She spent her childhood in Delta, Colo., and graduated from Delta High School in 1945.

On November 30, 1946, Wilma married Theodore L. Head in Delta, Colo. To this union, five children were born. Wilma and Ted shared over 63 years of love and marriage together. Wilma enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. She also enjoyed cooking and sewing, but most of all, Wilma was a very caring wife, mother and friend always putting others before herself. The Head’s have been residents of Montrose, Colo., for over 40 years.

She is survived by her devoted husband, Ted; one son, David L. Head and spouse, Norma of Cedaredge, Colo.; three daughters: Kathy E. Reed and spouse, Don of Eckert, Colo., Kristina A. Miller and spouse, Dale of Pagosa Springs, Colo., and Vicki L. Hecht and spouse, Tim of Montrose, Colo.; one brother, Virgil Decker and spouse, Josephine of Read, Colo.; one sister, Dorothy Gregory of Fruita, Colo.; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Chris and Gladys Martina Decker; a son, Danny D. Head on July 11, 1957 and four brothers.

Services were held May 17, 2010, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, Colo.

Interment was in Delta City Cemetery, Delta, Colo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P. O. Box 1804, Montrose, Colo.

View the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at http://www.TaylorFuneralService.com.

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