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Gordon Goff

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Gordon Goff Obituary
Estes Park resident Gordon Goff died at his home on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. He was 84 years old. Gordon Glen Goff was born December 6, 1930 in Cortez, CO. His parents were Claude and Ruth (Oaks) Goff.
Gordon graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.  Upon graduation Gordon received his U.S. Navy commission and served 2 years active duty in the Korean War and 18 years in the reserves. After completing his active duty Gordon worked at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center for 34 years as an Administration Officer. On June 2, 1953 he married Linda Gassner in Central City, CO.  The couple lived in San Diego, CA for 2 years and in the Denver, CO area for 30 years. After retirement the couple moved to Estes Park, CO where Gordon was a member at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church.
He was a volunteer Ambassador for the Chamber of Commerce, Rocky Mountain National Park, and the Estes Park Museum. He loaned his musical talents to the Estes Park Village Band, the Village Jazz Big Band and the Riverside Ramblers. Gordon enjoyed hiking and snowshoeing, was a member of Jacques De Molay Masonic Lodge #171 in Denver, and was a member of the Estes Valley Model Railroaders.
He is survived by his wife Linda of Estes Park, a son Steven Goff and daughter-in-law Theresa Goff of Lantana, TX, a daughter Susan Bourque of Englewood, CO, and 5 grandchildren: Michelle Steinbach, Stephanie Sauers, Zachary Goff, Hana Goff and Connor Bourque. He is also survived by 5 great grandchildren with another on the way.
A family Memorial Mass will celebrate Gordon's life on Saturday August 8 at 10:00 AM at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in Estes Park, CO. There will be a celebration of his life for family and friends at the Estes Park Museum on Sunday, August 9 at 1:00 PM. Donations in his memory may be made to the Rocky Mountain Conservancy or the Estes Park Museum in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 1302 Graves Ave. Estes Park, CO 80517. See www.allnutt.com to send a message to Gordon's family.
Published in Estes Park Trail-Gazette on July 24, 2015
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