Timothy Michael Morley | PostIndependent.com

Timothy Michael Morley

Born May 28, 1968, in Colorado Springs, Tim passed away on November 12, 2016 in his home in Rifle.

Tim moved to New Castle with parents Gary and Debbie Morley in 1976 when he was a boy, where he fell in love with the mountains. Tim graduated from Glenwood Springs HS in 1986. After a short stint in the Navy, Tim returned to Glenwood. He then moved to Crested Butte to pursue his love for skiing and the culinary arts.

For 20 years, Tim made his career as a surveyor here in the valley, hiking section corners and walking boundary lines, often in the mountains that were his second home. Along with family, he was passionate about hunting, shooting, hiking and being with nature.

He was married to Jo Anne Olp (Hendrickson). They have three lovely children: Riley, Logan and Laurel.

His beloved mother Debbie preceded him in death in 2011. Tim is survived by his father, Gary and Geri Morley, sisters Kristian (Steve) Hill and Jenn Morley (Norm Read), and nieces Nadia and Willa Hill.

For the past two years, Tim battled serious health issues.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established at Alpine bank in Tim’s name to help with funeral costs.

A memorial service will be held at New Creation Church on December 10th at 2 p.m.

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