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D. Blair Fenlon

D. Blair Fenlon lost his six-month battle with cancer and died at Valley View Hospital Saturday, Sept. 21, 2002, with his wife at his side. He was 48.

Blair was born April 8, 1954, in Oak Park, Ill., to D’Arcy and Harriet Fenlon. He spent his childhood in Park Falls, Wis., where his parents owned a lakefront resort. In 1970, the family moved to Glenwood Springs, where Blair was a member of the Sunlight Ski Team. He was a 1972 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School. He attended Mesa State College in Grand Junction and Colorado Mountain College in Leadville and Glenwood Springs.

Blair married Nadine Brewer in Glenwood Springs in 1976. The couple owned River Valley Records in Glenwood Springs from 1978 to 1984. Blair was caregiver for his elderly parents for several years. Until he became ill, he was employed by Professional Auto Body.

Blair enjoyed skiing, snowmobiling, hunting and the outdoors. He loved rock and roll music, the Denver Broncos and the couple’s two cats. He was a loving and devoted husband.

He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Nadine, two maternal aunts, three cousins and numerous in-laws.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service is planned for 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, on the deck of the base lodge of Sunlight Mountain Resort.

Farnum Holt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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