John Steven Judson passed away on March 13, 2023. He was born in Rapid City, South Dakota on October 13, 1951. His family moved to Denver, Colorado in 1956 where John became an Eagle Scout and graduated from Kennedy High School in 1969. John went on to serve six years in the United States Navy on a submarine. His love for hunting and fishing brought him and his wife Patty (deceased) to the Gunnison area. He was the owner and operator of a guide service and cattle operation at the Quarter-Circle Circle Ranch for over forty years. He leaves behind three children, Mason, Hannah and Carli, one grandchild, Daniel, and three brothers, Merne, Mark and Paul. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in his name to woundedwarriorproject.org.