Remembering Herbert L. Bacon (1930-2021)

Remembering Herbert L. Bacon (1930-2021)

A Shining Light in our Community Lifelong community leader and generous philanthropist, Herbert Lee Bacon (who was known by all as simply Herb) passed away in early January. Herb was one of a handful of community leaders who began conversations with Tim Schultz and...
Memorial Tribute: Legacy of a Woman Pioneer

Memorial Tribute: Legacy of a Woman Pioneer

Anita Nickels Johnson 1925-2020 Described as a strong and independent woman ahead of her time, Anita Johnson enjoyed a long and successful career in librarianship and, more generally, education. She was a lifelong learner and avid global explorer. She loved music; she...
Remembering Ring

Remembering Ring

Robert Ringstrand (1923-2020) Grand Junction resident, Robert (“Ring”) Ringstrand passed away recently at the age of 97. Born and raised in Iowa, Ring lived in many different places throughout his career in electrical engineering and telecommunications but...