Marc Allen Gohn Jr., formerly of Montrose, died Saturday, June 9, 2012, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction. He was 20.
A funeral service will be held Monday, June 18, at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cedaredge. Burial will follow at Cedaredge Cemetery. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service.
Mr. Gohn was born Nov. 6, 1991, in Grand Junction, to Marc Gohn Sr. and Christine George. He spent his early childhood in Crawford and moved to Montrose with his family when he was three. He graduated from Montrose High School in 2010. He attended Colorado Mesa University where he was pursuing a degree in criminal justice. His goal was to become a Colorado State Patrolman.
He enjoyed weightlifting, running, helping others, listening to music and spending time with family and friends. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Criminal Justice Club at Colorado Mesa University and commanding officer for ROTC when he was in high school.
Mr. Gohn is survived by his father, Marc Gohn Sr. of Grand Junction; his mother and stepfather, Christine and Sean Leahey of Denver; paternal grandparents, Carolyn and Robert Reed of Cedaredge, and Charles Gohn of California; maternal grandparents, Jack and Susan Moots of Virginia; a brother, Russell George of Greeley; two sisters, Jennifer Gohn of Grand Junction, and Candice George of Pennsylvania; a niece, Madison Hubbard of Grand Junction; a nephew, Damian Altimirano of Cedaredge; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marc Gohn Jr. Memorial Fund, c/o San Juan Mountains Credit Union, 1102 South Cascade Ave., Montrose, CO 81401.
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Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus