Denzil Ray Gose
October 11, 1935 - September 19, 2021
Denzil "Den" Ray Gose, age 85, died September 19, 2021. He lived a long and full life.
Born October 11, 1935, in Mongo, Indiana, he was the son of the late Garlan and Reva (Haney) Gose. He graduated, in 1954, from Vicksburg High School in Vicksburg, Michigan.
He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and was very devoted to his family.
He had a great sense of humor and loved reading trivia and memorizing interesting facts. He enjoyed mushroom hunting, sports, crossword puzzles, and loved to read. He was an avid gardener.
Denzil was employed as an inspector for General Motors for over 27 years. He retired in 1993, and enjoyed a long retirement golfing, fishing, hunting, traveling, camping and developed a passion for carpentry.
Denzil is survived by his devoted wife and best friend, Marsha (Bair) Gose, of 65 years; daughters, Monica Blanco, Del Ray Beach, FL; Jennifer (Steve) Gray, Plainwell, MI; son, Douglas Gose, Grand Junction, CO; grandchildren, Michael Vroman, Robert Gray, and Christopher Gray; great-grandchildren, Cooper and Ellie Gray; brother, Kenneth (Janice) Gose, Grand Junction, CO, and sister, Ethylene (John) Miller, Vicksburg, MI.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dale (Bonnie) Gose, and sister, E. Maxine (Wayne) Stienbarger.
He will be greatly missed.
Memorial services will be September 25, 2021, at 11:00 a.m., at Living Hope Evangelical Free Church, 2840 B 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503.
Memorial contributions may be made in Denzil Gose's name to Living Hope Evangelical Free Church.
Published by The Daily Sentinel on Sep. 24, 2021.