Gregory David Marney |

Gregory David Marney

Gregory David Marney of Fruita, CO died peacefully December 20, 2010 at the Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, following a long illness. He was 58 years old. Greg was born in 1952 in Topeka, KS to Gifford D Marney and Melva L Marney. He moved to Glenwood Springs with his parents and siblings in 1957.

Greg graduated from Glenwood Springs High School and was one of the first students to attend Colorado Mountain College on a scholarship. Greg worked for the Union Pacific railroad, was a draftsman, and finished his career as an employee of the city of Fruita. He had many hobbies, among them oil painting and woodworking.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gifford. He is survived by his children Rork (Teresa) of Longmont, CO and April (Brian) Learned of Kyle, TX, three beautiful grandchildren, his mother Melva of New Castle, brothers Dwight (Susie) of Grand Junction and Steve (Tammy) of New Castle, sisters Angela (Charles) Ryden of New Castle and Pamela (Larry) Sweeney of Rifle, as well as his two best friends Monty and Robbie of Fruita.

He was much loved and will be greatly missed by all. Private family services will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, 3090B North 12th Street, Grand Junction, Co. 81506.

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