William Kralicek

William "Bill" Kralicek September 11, 1950 – November 3, 2012 William "Bill" Kralicek, 62, of Montrose, Colorado passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2012. Bill was the son of Joe and Dena Kralicek. He graduated from Olathe High School and was an Academic All-American at the University of Colorado in football and wrestling. Bill was a lifelong resident of Colorado. He coached football and wrestling at Mesa State and various high schools on the western slope. Bill was an avid outdoorsman, who loved spending time outdoors hunting and fishing with family and friends. Bill is survived by his wife, Gail, of the home; two sons, Joe and wife, Amy of Kansas, and Chris and his wife, Shawna of Grand Junction. He is also survived by four grandchildren and the many young lives he's influenced over the years. A memorial celebration will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2012, from 2 - 4:00 p.m. at The Quality Inn, 2751 Commercial Way in Montrose. The family requests memorial contributions are made to the Stronghold Youth Foundation, 2631 N Skyline Dr., Bloomington, IN, 47404, in lieu of flowers or plants.

Published in The Daily Sentinel on Nov. 7, 2012