Father’s Day rapids ride best as memory

By Bob Huber: Local Columnist One memorable Father’s Day my son Glen and I conquered the rapids of the Rio Grande from Otowi Bridge to Cochiti Dam in a four-man rubber life raft. Even now, after all these years, I sometimes wake in the middle of the night shouting, “Hard a-port! No, starboard! EEAAIIIIII! Happy […]

Carpenter, Doris

Doris Carpenter Services: Have been held. Doris Carpenter, 72, of Portales, died Monday, Oct. 4, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on May 22, 1932, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to Dorothy and Everett Boggs. She lived in Grand Rapids, Mich., until the age of 15 when her family moved to Wayland, […]

Maurina, Ann

Ann Carole Maurina, 67, of Grand Rapids, Mich., died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at the Holland Home Hospice Center in Grand Rapids, Mich. She was born on Jan. 16, 1937, in Traverse City, Mich., to Ronald Michael and Ruby Irene Monroe Hinshaw. She married Gary Wayne Maurina in 1965, in Grand Rapids. She was a […]

Kronewitter, Kay

Kay Kronewitter Services: Have been held. Kay Francis Kronewitter, 64, of Kenosha, Wis., died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at her home. She was born on June 27, 1939, in Alaska, Mich., to Corliss E. and Alice K. Ish Crankshaw. She graduated from Freemont High School in Michigan and attended Grand Valley State University with a […]