Survived by wife Penni Bell Cornell, children Denisa Curtsinger, Teresa Bruntz, Linda Jones, Shawn Bell, Pamela Contreras, James Bell, Melody Castleberry and Butchie Erickson and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was a commercial painter and Elks member for many years. He enjoyed traveling, gambling, bowling and talking with people. He will be sorely missed.
Viewing Tuesday, September 2nd, 4-8pm and service Wednesday, September 3rd, 3pm both at Olinger Crown Hill, Wheat Ridge. Reception to follow at Elks Lodge #2438, Northlgenn.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: National Jewish - NJ4kids (Pediatrics Program) at www.nationaljewish.com.
Arrangements under the direction of Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary, Cemetery & Arboretum, Wheat Ridge, CO.