Richard Light, 71, of Fort Lupton, passed away Nov. 8, 2012. He was born April 13, 1941, in La Junta to Sherman and Shirley Light. He married Shirley Steinbach May 10, 1968, in Denver.
He served in the U.S. Navy as a Seabee. Richard enjoyed serving in the church and spending time with family and friends. He touched the lives of many and will be missed by all.
Richard is survived by his son, Stan (Shauntel) Light, of Denver; daughter, Denise Garcia, of Fort Lupton; sisters, Caron Crossley and Susan Taylor and five grandchildren, Marqus, Lauren, Jordan, Zechariah and Marissa.
A memorial service is set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at Destiny Assembly of God Church, 307 S. Fulton Avenue, Fort Lupton. A graveside service follows at 10:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Ft. Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area “C”.
Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.