GRAND JUNCTION, COLO. - Mell Anthony Taets, age 54, of Grand Junction, Colorado, and formerly of Osage, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 25, 2012.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, October 5, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Osage, Iowa, with Msgr. John Hemann officiating. Inurnment will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery. There will be a time for lunch and fellowship following the Mass at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Osage.
Mell is survived by his children, Emma and Claire Taets of West Des Moines; his loving friend, Carolyn Guillen of Grand Junction, CO; his parents, George and Kay Taets of Osage; brother, Mike (Kim) Taets of Basalt, CO; sister, Mary (Todd) Edgar of Inver Grove Heights, MN; brothers, John (Doris) Taets of Fort Dodge, Joe (Julie) Taets of Decatur, IL, and Jeff (Londa) Taets of Grand Junction, CO; and by twelve nieces and nephews.