MONTE VISTA—George Eugene Garrett, 68 passed away on Oct. 12, 2013. He was born in Alamosa to George and Wilma Garrett on January 6, 1945.
George loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also liked a good game of bowling and was an excellent clock repairman.
George is survived by his wife Jackie Garrett of Monte Vista; one son George Garrett Jr. (Shawna) of Blanca; step-children Larry Cooper (Karen) of Pueblo West, Colo.;
Jerry Cooper (Sheri) of Commerce City, Colo.; Gary Cooper (Mary) of Denver; Terry Cooper (Linda) of Littleton, Colo. and one brother Billy Garrett (Linda) of Mosca; two granddaughters Ashley and Heidi Garrett and numerous nieces and nephews.
George is preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
Services will be on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 11 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Monte Vista.
Contributions can be made to the family in care of Strohmayer’s Funeral Home.
Arrangements made by Strohmayer’s Funeral HomeFor the complete article see the 10-17-2013 issue.