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Arthur Eugene French

June 23, 1938 ~ July 16, 2017 (age 79)

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Arthur Eugene French, better known as Art, passed Saturday July 15, 2017.   A little about Pop:  He was adopted at a young age by Dean and Alta French.  He contracted polio in childhood and was still able to overcome and adapt to be: A life guard, wrangler, Navy man (USS Toledo), auto mechanic, heavy equipment operator and mechanic, coal miner, tanker truck operator, truck stop owner (A&M Auto Repair and A&M Truck Stop –Rocky Ford), Cowboy, Ranch Forman, Sonic general maintenance, Kwik Stop General Maintenance and car wash operator. He loved crafting, anything horse shoe, horseshoe art and nifty items.  Survived by wife Betty French, Buckaroos include Fay & Larry Failing, Evalyn Conboy (passed Jan 4,2015), Randy French, Ronnie French, Rex French, Ray & Tiffany French, Herbert & Victoria Conboy, Bobby & Wenona French, Naomi Fay & John Pearson, Katherine & Ray Mock, Jack & Tami Robinson, Jerry & Cindy Fay, Jim & Lori Fay. Along with a host of grandkids and great grandkids..

In lieu of flowers please send donations to Bruce McCandless VA living center in Florence, Co.


 Service Information

Celebration of Life
July 22, 2017

11:00 AM
Praise Community Church
215 Pikes Peak
Florence, CO 81226

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