Edward McCune | PostIndependent.com

Edward McCune

Edward McCune, of New Castle, Colo., died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2002, at his home. He was 46.

He was born May 5, 1956, in Burlington, Colo., to Harold and Nina McCune.

He married Barbara Cebula on June 21, 1986, in Las Vegas, Nev.

Mr. McCune was a real estate developer and broker. He developed Three Elk Run subdivision in New Castle and was a ranch manager in his younger years.

He was a member of the New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs, Colo., a member of the Aspen Yacht Club, past Commodore of the AYC, and a 16-year member of the Elks Lodge of Glenwood Springs.

Mr. McCune was witty, had a great sense of humor and enjoyed practical jokes. He loved sailing, skiing, camping, fishing and enjoyed the outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara McCune, of New Castle; parents Harold and Nina McCune, of Burlington and Mesa, Ariz.; brothers and sister-in-law Craig and Sharon McCune, of Salt Lake City, Utah, and David McCune, of Chandler, Ariz; sister and brother-in-law Susan and Max Waugh; and two four-legged friends, Avero Avioli Averoski and Maya “Chew Chew” Chewkowski Cebula McCune.

A celebration of life memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at New Creation Church in Glenwood Springs, with the Rev. Mark Bintiff officiating.

Farnum-Holt Funeral Home of Glenwood Springs is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Rose Hill Hospitality House Gifts, Development Office, St. Mary’s Hospital and Medical Center, P.O. Box 1628, Patterson Road, Grand Junction, CO 81502-9974; to Roaring Fork Hospice, 622 19th St., Glenwood Springs, CO 81601 or to the American Cancer Society, 2754 Compass, Suite 328, Grand Junction, CO 81506.

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