Obituary: Arthur Estes | CraigDailyPress.com

Obituary: Arthur Estes

Arthur Estes passed away October 6th in the arms of his wife Frances, after a short battle with AML (acute myelogenous leukemia). He was born in Grand Junction, Colorado.  Arthur served in the US Army, where he deployed to Korea during the conflict.

Arthur retired from the Colorado Dept. of Highways. He enjoyed bowling, jazz, and tending his hummingbird feeders.

He is predeceased by his mother and stepfather, Bertha and Oliver Haughey. Arthur is survived by his wife of  61 years, their son Arthur Jr. and his wife Sallie, brother-in-law John and his wife Alda Mae, nieces, nephew and cousins.

Per his wishes there won’t be any services. His cremains will be placed at Camp Navajo in Bellemont, AZ. Arthur will be greatly missed.