Former Hotchkiss resident Dan LeRoy died Dec. 4, 2013, in Colorado Springs. He was 86.
At his request, no services will be held. Cremation has taken place.
He was born in Hotchkiss March 11, 1927. Following his graduation from Hotchkiss High School in 1945 he served in the U.S. Navy as a pharmacist technician.
He moved to Colorado Springs in 1962. He worked for Kistler Office Furniture before becoming a partner in Out West Furniture in 1972. He was owner and CEO of Centennial Company and Dan LeRoy Associates. He retired in 2011 after a 49-year career in commercial furniture and carpeting.
Mr. LeRoy was a past school board member for Harrison High School and St. Mary's High School. He was a longtime member of El Paso Club.
He is survived by his wife, Agnes; three daughters, Danna (Dave) Hamling of Perry Park, Nancy (Larry) Lopez of Pueblo and Janet "Susie" LeRoy of Lamar; three grandchildren, Drew (Laura) Parker, Janet (Doug) Vilsack and Gregory (Alyssa) Lopez, all of Denver; two great-grandchildren, Aston Parker and Payson Parker, both of Denver.blog comments powered by Disqus