Alvin Engel (Aug. 19, 1939 – Sep. 30, 2016) | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Alvin Engel (Aug. 19, 1939 – Sep. 30, 2016)

Alvin A. Engel, age 77 from Rifle, Colorado passed away at home September 30, 2016.

Born in Menno, SD, to John and Sophie Engel. Grew up in Longmont, CO, with his parents and two sisters, Carolyn and Irene, before moving to Rifle with family. He served in the US Navy, was a member of the Rifle Elks Lodge and Rifle Sportsmans Club.

He worked in construction and was a truck driver.

He was an avid outdoorsman and loved anything with an engine.

He was a dedicated husband and father, was a hard worker and never settled for “I can’t.”

Preceded in death by daughter Jennifer June (January 24, 1971- January 29, 2016) mother, father and both sisters. Survived by his wife Mary, sons Daniel and Nathan (Bridget) and granddaughter Allie May.

No services as requested by Alvin.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User