Obituary of Don Columbia
July, 1932 - May, 2013
Donald Lyle Columbia passed in Kremmling Hospital he was 80 years old. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Lou Speer Columbia. His parents Dana and Stella Columbia, his sisters Irla Nixon, of Canon City, Co Deloris Randolph of Canon City Co Darlene Johnson of Fraser, Co and his brothers George Columbia of Oakcreek, Co and D.L. Columbia of Washington state. Step-son Wayne Speer of Wareshoals, SC
He is survived by his brother Bob Columbia of Michigan, His daughter Carolyn Mirabelli of Omaha, Nebraska, grandsons Brendan, Ryan, and Reagan, granddaughter, Alexandra and great-grandson Kaden. Son Leroy Columbia of Fraser, Co, Daughter Sherry Columbia-Searls and son-in-law David Searls of Dublin, CA, granddaughter Katie of Santa Rosa, CA. His daughter, Karen Mirabelli, son-in-law, Tom Montan and granddaughter, Ysadora Montan of Santa Rosa, California and grandson Xavier Montan of Brighton, England.
Step-son Daniel McAuiliff of Wareshoals, SC Merle Speer of Turner, Or Step-daughters Connie Johnson of Fraser, Co Kathy Johnson of Tabernash, Co and Karen Speer of Kremmling, Co, nephews/son-in-laws, Dana Johnson of Fraser, Co and Dennis Johnson of Tabernash, Co,
Many, many nieces and nephews grand children great grand children. He will be deeply missed. He is very loved and enjoyed his life here in Colorado. Liked to hunt and fish and was very independent.
Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 6:00pm, Grand County Mortuary