Steven Ross Lusk, 50, passed away at his Denver home on April 21, 2014. Beloved son, brother and uncle born in Denver, CO to Richard C. Lusk, Canoga Park, CA and Carmen Lusk Bacigalupi, Arroyo Grande, CA. He also leaves his devoted siblings Lori (Lusk) Whipple, Long Beach, CA; Richard J. Lusk, Morrison, CO; and Terry Lusk, Petaluma, CA. Steve was dearly loved by five nieces and nephews, one grand-niece and two grand-nephews, whom he regaled with imaginative stories and sage advice.
Steve graduated from Lakewood High School in 1982 and continued his education at Denver Institute of Technology, graduating in 1984 with an AA degree in Industrial Electronics Technology. Respected and admired for his friendly nature and fierce dedication to his job, he held himself to high standards. His motto was "do it right, or don't do it at all." He was proud to consider many of his co-workers as close friends as well as friends he had known since childhood.
An avid sportsman, Steve enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting and riding his ATV in the mountains he loved so much. He was a gentle giant, nicknamed "Big Country" for his strength, kindness and contagious sense of humor.
Steven Ross Lusk was loved by everyone whose lives he touched. He will be sadly missed but never forgotten. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers or other remembrances, the family would like to suggest a donation in his name to a
Published in Colorado Community Newspapers from May 15 to June 14, 2014