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Hughard Wesley Hight

Colorado, USA
Death 27 Apr 2009 (aged 86)
Montrose County, Colorado, USA
Burial Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 48241359 · View Source
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Hight, Hughard Wesley
May 6, 1922 ~ April 27, 2009.
Hughard Wesley Hight, age 86 of Montrose, Colo. passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family on Monday evening, April 27, 2009.

Hugh was born May 6, 1922 to Algy Roy and Bessie Victoria (Sterner) Hight in Brighton, Colo. He spent his childhood and received his education in Brighton. Hugh went on to the University of Colorado in Boulder, graduating with a BS in Civil Engineering working for Public Service Company of Colorado his entire career. He married Louise Josephine Kershner, the love of his life on July 10, 1948 in Denver, Colo and she survives. Hugh and Louise moved to Montrose 3 years ago from Littleton, where they had resided for 45 years, to be closer to family.

Survivors include his beloved wife, Louise of the family home; daughters, Linda Louise (Jeffrey) Krebs of Montrose, Colo; Cynthia Kay Robinson-Scherer of Olathe, Colo; brother, Harry (June) Hight of Raleigh, N.C.; four grandchildren, one great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews. Hugh was preceded in death by his parents, two sister, and two infant grandsons.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Western Colorado, in memory of Hugh Hight, P.O. Box 1804, Montrose, Colo 81402 or to the San Juan Cancer Center, in memory of Hugh Hight, 600 S. 5th Street, Montrose, Colo 81401. Funeral Services and burial were held in Montrose, Colo Arrangements are under the direction of Crippin Funeral Home & Crematory, Montrose, Colo.

Published in Denver Post on May 3, 2009




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 48241359
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