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Gary John Jackson

June 20, 1953 — February 6, 2024

Gary John Jackson, age 70, passed away on February 6, 2024.  Gary was a native of Colorado who grew up in the Park Hill neighborhood of Denver.  

He married Kristin Elmer, the "girl next door"; they enjoyed 40 years of love and laughter together.  Gary graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelors degree in History.  Gary loved riding his motorcycles, skiing, traveling, working in his yard and taking care of their animals.  

He was a wonderful husband, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend. Gary is survived by his wife Kris, brother Ken (Carol), "outlaws" Mike and Gloria, Liz and John, Steph and Jim, with 20 nieces/nephews and 8 great nieces/nephews.

Celebration of Gary's life will be held February 20th, at Christ The King Catholic Church in Denver, with a Mass starting at 10 AM. Services details are below. 

Please forward any donations to the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund, at CU Anschutz School of Medicine. Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund | CU Anschutz | Giving to CU

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Service Schedule

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Tuesday, February 20, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Mountain (no DST) time)

Christ the King Catholic Roman Catholic Church

830 Elm St, Denver, CO 80220

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