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John McNabb - January 24, 2012

John W. McNabb Jr., 52, died Jan. 24, 2012 at Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland. He was born Sept. 26, 1959 in Hobbs, N.M. to John and Merna McNabb.

John lived in northeast Colorado most all his life. He graduated from Holyoke High School in 1977. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for several years. Prior to ill health forcing his retirement, John worked as a service tech in the irrigation equipment industry.

John had been with Glenda Mohrlang-Dempsey since 1994. He loved his work, helicopters and photography, especially taking photos of his family.

He was preceded in death by his father, John McNabb; his stepfather, Harry J. Olson; two sisters, Lisa and Jerri; and one brother, Clarence.

He is survived by his wife, Glenda of Brush; three children, Jon McNabb of Firth, Neb., Jennifer Lindquist of Loveland and Sean McNabb of Lakewood; one stepson, Bradley Dempsey of Loveland; mother, Merna Olson of Holyoke; one sister, Clydette Schure of Sterling; and five grandchildren.

The funeral service was held Jan. 31 at Christ Congregational Church in Fort Morgan. Military honors were provided by the United States Army and VFW #2551. Interment was in the Brush Memorial Cemetery.

Friends who wish may make memorial gifts to the John McNabb Memorial Fund, c/o Heer & Dahl Mortuary, 222 Cameron Street, Brush, CO 80723.