Places

  • Sterling is also known as: Logan County / Sterling city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Dustin Fitzsimons (actor), Cynthia Makris (singer), and Lee Meisner (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Sterling Journal-Advocate, South Platte Sentinel, and Journal-Advocate.

History

The city population was 14,777 at the 2010 census. Sterling is located at 40°37′32″N 103°12′42″W / 40. 62556°N 103. 21167°W / 40. 62556; -103. 21167 (40. 625430, -103. 211783). It is 128 miles (206 km) northeast of Denver, and is located on Interstate 76, on the 'eastern plains' of northeastern Colorado. 9 square miles (18 km), all of it land. The original inhabitants of the Colorado High Plains near Sterling were probably paleo-Indians of the Clovis culture. The earliest known European visitors (post-Spanish exploration) to the area were primarily French fur trappers searching for fertile beaver streams in the late-1700s. By that time, the principal Indian tribes occupying the region were the Arapaho and Cheyenne, although war and hunting parties of other Plains tribes such as the Sioux and Pawnee probably passed through. Organized exploration of the area by Americans began with the visit on June 26, 1820 of the expedition of Major Stephen Harriman Long, who referred...

The official website for the city of Sterling is http://www.sterlingcolo.com/.

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Sterling Obituaries

It was written by Greeley Tribune on December 26th, 2015 that Shirley Joyce Hardesty (Fields) passed away in Sterling, Colorado.  Ms. Hardesty was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Shirley Joyce's life.

It was written on December 10th, 2015 that Sandra L "Sandy" Glaser (Pedersen) passed away in Sterling, Colorado.  Ms. Glaser was 61 years old and was born in St Paul, NE.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sandra L "Sandy"'s life.

It was noted by Tri-City Herald on October 30th, 2015 that Delores Maxine Fountain (Asnicar) passed away in Kennewick, Washington.  Ms. Fountain was 83 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Delores Maxine's life.

It was disclosed on October 21st, 2015 that Marian E Curtis (Waddle) passed on in Okanogan, Washington.  Ms. Curtis was 85 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marian E's life.

It was written on September 24th, 2015 that Gilbert Norman "Bert" Hays passed on in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Hays was 80 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gilbert Norman "Bert"'s life.

It was written by San Diego Union-Tribune on September 20th, 2015 that Maura Byrne perished in San Diego, California.  Byrne was 72 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Maura's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on August 6th, 2015 that Cindy Lee Hicks (Gillett) passed away in Arizona.  Ms. Hicks was 54 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cindy Lee's life.

It was disclosed by Grand Island Independent on July 17th, 2015 that Rodney W Wertz died in Grand Island, Nebraska.  Wertz was 65 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Rodney W's life.

It was disclosed by Kearney Hub on July 6th, 2015 that Ronald Owen "Ron" Dannull died in Holdrege, Nebraska.  Dannull was 64 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ronald Owen "Ron"'s life.

It was noted on April 21st, 2015 that Lanny Jay Dagley passed away in Post Falls, Idaho.  Dagley was 71 years old and was born in Sterling, CO.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lanny Jay's life.

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Chaney-Reager Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Sterling, WA 98185
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Sterling Riverside Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Sterling, WA 98185
Sunset Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Sterling, WA 98185
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Tennant Funeral Home Crematory
5423 21st Ave Ne
Sterling, WA 98185

Sterling Funeral Home News

Dearborn author tours metro Detroit cemeteries
Bak has written more than 25 books over the past 30 years on slices of Detroit life, including Tiger Stadium, the Detroit Stars Negro League team, the Red Wings, the Civil War and Ford Motor Co. He had been ... 7 p.m. Thu. Sterling Heights Public Library ...
http://www.freep.com/article/20101031/FEATURES05/10310384/Dearborn-author-tours-metro-Detroit-cemeteries

Hines J. 'Junior' Padilla
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, at Chaney-Reager Funeral ... loved trains and Colorado history. He is survived by his nephews and nieces, Charles E. Padilla Sr. and wife Judy of Denver, Delores Padilla of Sterling, Theresa ...
http://www.journal-advocate.com/ci_16537503?source=most_viewed

Tributes for Nov. 5
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to either First Christian Church of Greeley or Northern Colorado Hospice, in care of Moser Funeral and Cremation ... Northeastern Junior College in Sterling. In service of his country ...
http://www.greeleytribune.com/article/20101105/OBIT/101109852/1047/NEWS&parentprofile=

Edmund A. Prucnell 1930-2010
When he returned to Michigan in 1968, Eddie worked at the Ford Motor Co. Sterling Heights factory for 17 years ... Henry Prucnell. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010, at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson, Ky.,
http://dailyindependent.com/obituaries/x603546195/Edmund-A-Prucnell-1930-2010

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Chaney - Reager Funeral Home and Crematory provides complete funeral services to the local community.
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