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Eric "Ric" William Peth

January 20, 1953 ~ May 8, 2017 (age 64)

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SERVICES

Memorial Service
Monday
May 15, 2017

12:30 PM
Three Trees Chapel
Littleton, Colorado

Reception
Monday
May 15, 2017

1:30 PM
Three Trees Chapel
Littleton, Colorado


Eric “Ric” William Peth, 64, passed away 5/08/2017 at his home in Columbine Valley, Colorado. Born in Cheyenne, Wyoming to Bill and Jane Peth. He lived in Cheyenne until going to college in Laramie, Wyoming in 1971. Ric graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Wyoming in December of 1976. After college he moved to Casper, Wyoming, where for the next 7 ½ years he was the branch manager for the family business Fowler and Peth. Ric moved to the Denver metropolitan area in June of 1984, to work in the Fowler and Peth Denver warehouse and corporate offices, where he acquired the experience he would need to eventually take over as president of the family business. This became a reality in 1994 with the passing of his father. Ric served as the President and CEO of Fowler and Peth for 17 years until the company was sold in 2011.

Ric was a man of many passions most notably an excellent golfer and swimmer. He was an all-around athlete me enjoyed bowling, playing basketball with his kids, and skiing with his family. Although Ric was not considered an outdoorsman, he was an avid duck hunter and camper. He enjoyed sports and sporting events. Anything and everything from Archery to Zui Quan (Chinese Drunken Boxing). Ric’s three focuses in life were work, golf, and family.  He was dedicated to providing a great living. Not only for his family but also for his work family. He was generous, and a very dedicated man. Ric had a great sense of humor.

He is survived by Jamie, his loving wife of 29 years, his three children Patrick, Casey, and Madison; His three grandchildren, Jade, Dax, and Oliver; his younger brother Kurt, his wife Vickie and their two children Torrie and Andy; his Aunt Melba; and his cousins, Paul and Tim Osborne.

Ric's memorial service will be held on Monday May 15th @ 12:30pm at the Apollo Three Trees Chapel 13416 W. Arbor Pl. Littleton, CO. 80127 with the reception immediately‚Äč following the service on premises.

 For those of you who wish to share photos or any special memories there will be a memory box located in the foyer of the Chapel.

Charitable donations in Ric's name can be made to the National Sports Center for the Disabled 
P.O. Box 1290
Winter Park, CO. 80482
Website www.NSCD.org

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