Cole Michael Sukle, 14, of Denver died July 14, 2016, after being struck by a car.
He is survived by his father, Mike Sukle, a Delta native and a DHS graduate; his mother, Michelle Roche, both currently residing in Denver; a brother, Ian; grandparents, Helen Sukle of Delta and Philip and Mary Lou Roche of Massachusetts; aunts and uncles, Dan, Maggie, Bob, Jim, Tim and Alicia Sukle, Sherri and Doug Potter, Jeff and Sharon Roche; and extended family.
Cole attended Slavens School in Denver and played football and baseball. He was a sociable and outgoing young man who enjoyed the Broncos, skateboarding, creating, making people laugh and his dog Goodby.
A funeral mass was held July 23 at Most Precious Blood Catholic Church in Denver.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Cole Sukle Memorial Fund at any 1st Bank location or through the link: https//www.gofundme.com/2fmd83xy.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.