Obituary: Charles Louis Mansfield |

Obituary: Charles Louis Mansfield

Charles Louis Mansfield
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Charles Louis


August 6, 1934 – February 18, 2021

Charles Louis Mansfield was born August 6, 1934, Craig Colorado, the 6th child of Dorothy Louise Gammill and Walter William Mansfield, and died February 18, 2021 Craig Colorado. Early childhood was spent on the family homestead on Elk Head Creek north of Craig. The family moved into Craig in the early 1940’s. He served honorably in the US Army from 1957 to 1959. While working in Salt Lake City, he met his love of 60 years, Beth Richenbach. They lived in Colorado and Wyoming before returning to Craig in 1973, where he lived for the remainder of his life. He worked for Trapper Mine for 23 years. After retirement, they spent summers at their mountain property in Cimmarron, Colorado. He enjoyed fishing, 4 wheeling, watching wildlife, traveling, snowmobiling, restoring antique tractors and tractor pulls. They have 2 daughters, 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Beth and daughters Marlene & Scott Bonner, Brenda Blake, and sister Alta Dell (Jerrie) Simpson. He is preceded in death by his parents and 5 brothers. A viewing will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, February 25, 2021 at The Grant Mortuary Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, February 26, 2021 at The Grant Mortuary Chapel. Interment will follow at Craig Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Northwest Colorado Health and Hospice in care of Grant Mortuary.

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