Harold Schlicht died Jan. 23, 2007, at Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center Hospital.
Mr. Schlicht was born Dec. 12, 1931, in Manchester, N.H.
He was a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and earned his master's degree in electrical engineering at the University of Illinois.
After 20 years in the Air Force, five years of which he was on the faculty at the U.S. Air Force Academy, he worked for Lockheed Martin Corp. as an engineer.
He retired in 1987. After retirement from the Air Force, the family lived in Colorado Springs, then moved to Nathrop in April 1996.
Mr. Schlicht is survived by his wife, Norma; son, Tom Schlicht (Mary O'Connor) of Atyrau, Kazakhstan; daughter, Marie Robb (John) of Acton, Mass.; son, Hal Schlicht (Suzanne) of Steamboat Springs; and six grandchildren, Aaron Robb, Rachel Robb, Irene Robb, Elena Robb, Allison Schlicht and David Schlicht.
A memorial service was held Jan. 28 at Grace Church in Buena Vista. Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Church, West Main and Lindeman Avenue, Buena Vista, CO 81211, or to The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 3710 Sinton Road, Suite 220, Colorado Springs, CO 80907.