Jack Boyd (Buena Vista)

Born: Sun., Oct. 22, 1933
Died: Fri., Apr. 12, 2019


Memorial Mass

10:30 AM Sat., Apr. 27, 2019
Location: St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church


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Jack Harold Boyd,85, Outdoorsman, Loved the Game of Golf, Loved his family, Loved Buena Vista and the Land he lived on, passed away on April 12, 2019. Jack was born on October 22, 1933 in Dawson, New Mexico, a mining town that no longer exists.
  Jack graduated from High School in Leadville, Colorado, served in the US Navy as a Corpsman during the Korean War and graduated from Regis college on the GI bill in Denver, Colorado with an Applied Mathematics degree.  
He then moved to the wonderful town of Buena Vista, Colorado. He worked at the Climax Molybdenum mine until 1977 and then transferred to the corporate offices in Golden Co until he retired in 1986. After retirement he moved back to his beloved Buena Vista where he spent the rest of his life on a beautiful three acre piece of property west of town.
Jack was a man of integrity, and honesty with high moral values. He died on the 9th hole green at the Collegiate Peaks Golf Course in Buena Vista playing the game he loved and spending quality time with his long time friends. Jack lived his life on his terms.  
  He is survived by his two sisters, Barbara Marcella and Linda Boyd. He is also survived by his 3 children, Jack Boyd, Christine Shedron & Stephen Boyd.  His second child Jim passed away in 2016. He is also survived by 7 grand-children and 5 great grand-children.   
       We celebrate Jack’s life and all the lives he touched. A Funeral Mass will be conducted on April 27th at 10:30am at the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Buena Vista.  All our welcome to pray and come celebrate Jack’s life.

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Margaret Krocesky
   Posted Sat April 20, 2019
Linda, I'm so sorry for the loss of your brother. I know you will miss him so much. You and your family will be in my prayers.

DeWayne Bane
   Posted Wed April 24, 2019
As an old friend of Jack and the Boyd family I wish my condolences.

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