Dale Gladen Huggins of Cedaredge died Thursday, May 31, 2012, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction. He was 60.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Louisville.
Mr. Huggins was born Oct. 1, 1951, in Houston, Texas, to Buck and Ruth (Schmurber) Huggins. He spent his childhood and attended grade school in Bay City, Texas. He later moved to Boulder where he graduated from Fairview High School in 1969.
He married Ellyn Meehan on Dec. 21, 1971. They celebrated 40 years of marriage.
Mr. Huggins served in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged.
He was a pipe fitter for the Department of Energy and a member of the Steel Workers Union. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Mr. Huggins is survived by his wife, Ellyn Huggins of Cedaredge; two sons, Ryan Huggins, and Travis Huggins and his wife Bonnie, all of Denver; his mother, Ruth Huggins of Louisville; a sister, Karen Hebbel of Fort Collins; and two grandsons, Cade Huggins and Henry Huggins, both of Centennial.
He was preceded in death by his father, Buck Huggins.
Memorial contributions may me made to Children's Hospital, 13123 E. 16th Ave., Aurora, CO 80045.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus