Holyoke Enterprise, Holyoke, Colorado, June 12, 1997


Lester Gueck of Fort Morgan was born March 3, 1924 southwest of Sedgwick to Glenn Gueck and Irene I. Hart. He passed away in Fort Morgan June 7, 1997 at the age of 73.


Due to an accident at an early age, Lester was unable to master a formal education. He lived at home and worked on the family farm until it was sold and the family moved to Haxtun in 1956.

Due to health problems, Lester lived in nursing homes in Sterling and Fort Morgan from 1960 until his death.


Preceding Lester in death were his parents, sister Evelyn Brown and a nephew Harvey Brown.


Survivors include two brothers Dale and wife Doris Gueck of Sterling and Don and wife Betty Gueck of Kimball, Nebraska, five nieces, seven nephews, nine grand nieces, fourteen grand

nephews, two great grand nieces and three great grand nephews.


Visitation was Monday, June 9 at Tennant-Thompson Funeral Home. Graveside services were held June 10 at the Haxtun Cemetery.



Family information


Father:  Glenn Gueck

Mother: Irene Hart



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