In the early hours of Sunday May 9th, 2021, Stephen William Carson passed away peacefully at home at age 77. Stephen was born December 5, 1943 in Denver, Colorado to Don and Mary Alice Carson. He attended Kalamazoo College, where he met and married Patricia Fitzharris, giving birth to his only son, Christopher Fitz Carson.
Steve wore many hats, carpenter, miner, long haul truck driver, and armchair philosopher. He served in the United States Army Airborne Division where he developed into a patriot and an advocate for freedom. Steve was known for his passion for helping others and his kind, compassionate spirit. He aided the homeless by building shelters in Southeastern Colorado. Steve loved to lend a hand and did not shy from hard work, especially for a friend. He never met a stranger and would help anybody at any time. He will be missed.
Steve is survived by son, Chris, his brother, David, cousin, Nanci, and a host of close relatives and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Dedisse Park at 1 o'clock p.m. Donations in Steve Carson's name can be made to Mount Evans Home Health Care and Hospice.
Published by Colorado Community Media on Jun. 11, 2021.