Delta resident Jerry N. Graves died Dec. 26, 2017, at his home. He was 74.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Jerry Norman Graves was born on Jan. 31, 1943, to Clair and Georgia (Wilson) Graves in Kimball, Neb. His family moved to Boulder, where he attended school, when he was very young.
Mr. Graves lived in Kremmling before moving to Delta six years ago. He enjoyed fishing, walking, jigsaw puzzles, dogs and general tinkering.
He is survived by his children, Wayne Graves of Missouri, Allan (Kelly) Graves of Tucson, Ariz., Katie (Aaron) Sall of Windsor, Ralph (Bernadette) Graves, Jake (Heather) Graves and Ivan (Megan) Graves, all of Kremmling; sister, Jean Paull; 12 grandchildren; and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Penny Rugg; and infant daughter, Vicky.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.