Cedaredge resident Reid C. Gates died Sept. 9, 2013, in Denver. Born Nov. 22, 1995, he was 17.
A celebration of life service was held Sept. 14 at Cedaredge High School.
Mr. Gates was a senior at Cedaredge High School where he excelled in football, basketball and track. He was All State in football and track and All Conference in football, basketball and track. He was the student body president and a member of the student council.
He lived in Cedaredge the past five years after his father retired from 25 years of service with the U.S. Air Force.
He was a member of The Father's House in Cedaredge. He enjoyed snowboarding and wakeboarding.
Mr. Gates is survived by his parents, Ken and Cheryl Gates; a brother, Shane Gates, all of Cedaredge; a sister, Jheri Stelzer and spouse Cody of Lawrence, Kan.; his grandparents, Gerry and Lola McCue of Cedaredge and Jerry and Susan Jamieson of Fairfax, Va.; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bruins' Boys Benefit Fund, c/o SurfaceCreek Bank or any branch bank.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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