Robert Ray Hughes of Rifle died March 17, 2001 at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 36. He was born Oct. 18, 1964.
Robert was manager for BMC West in Steamboat Springs and Glenwood Springs. He was a past member of the Ski Town Lions Club in Steamboat Springs.
He is survived by his wife, Troylynn L. Hughes of Rifle; his mother Donna Miller of Las Vegas, Nev.; three brothers, Paul Leadwell of Little Rock, Ark.; Vernon Leadwell of Houston, Tex.; Johnathan Hughes of Las Vegas, Nev.; three sisters, Patsy Townsend of Casper, Wyo.; Delores Rivera of Las Vegas, Nev.; and Irma Maher of Boise, Idaho.
Services will be announced at a later date.
Memorial contributions in Robert's name can be made to Rosehill Hopitality House, 605 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506.