Charles Denton, 90, of Steamboat Springs, died Jan. 19, 2009, at Yampa Valley Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 2, 1918, in Coalview to Samuel and Lida Danks Denton. He married Fern Perrine on July 9, 1980, at Jackson Hole, Wyo.
Denton moved from Idaho to Delta in 1983. After his wife's death, he moved to Steamboat.
He is survived by a son, David Charles Denton, of Steamboat; grandchildren Steven and Keith Denton, and Fern's grandson Chase Clapper, of Tennessee.
He was preceded in death by his wife and parents.
A funeral was held July 31 at 11 a.m. at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta.
Please sign the memory tribute and view the obituary online at www.mesaview.net.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Mesa View Mortuary-Cemetery, 682 1725 Road, Delta, CO 81416. The mortuary can be reached at 970-874-8633.