Gary Robert Koontz, 74, Greeley, Colorado, died Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017.
Celebration of life will be at Resurrection Church, 6602 E. Crossroads Blvd, Loveland, Colorado. Internment is at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colorado.
He is survived by his wife, Lucy; sisters Amelie Carlson and Linda Scott; sons Deron Koontz, Gregory Velarde and Christopher Velarde; daughters Alicia Seefeldt and Rebecca Alvarez; 14 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; nieces, nephews and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be sent to sozofreedomsteps c/o Viegut Funeral Home, 1616 N Lincoln Ave, Loveland, CO 80538.
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