AMerican Veteran 11

Wyatt H. Grassmick

November 21, 1964 ~ September 15, 2019 (age 54)


A Graveside Memorial Service for Fowler, CO resident, Wyatt Grassmick, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Ft. Lyon National Cemetery in Las Animas, CO. Per Wyatt’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation.

Wyatt Hugo Grassmick was born on November 21, 1964 to Larry B. Grassmick and Vera Frances Matthews in Rocky Ford, CO. He attended Rocky Ford Schools, graduating in 1983. He enlisted in the Army and was a part of Operation Desert Storm. After being honorably discharged in 1992, he returned to Rocky Ford and worked at Frozen Foods. From 1996 until 2007, Wyatt worked in Longview, Washington in a nursing home as a Nurse’s Aide.

Wyatt loved to work on cars and liked to tinker and build different things. He was a member of 4-H and FFA. Wyatt passed away at Bent County Health Care Center in Las Animas, CO on September 15, 2019 at the age of 54.

He is survived by his mother, Vera Matthews of Rocky Ford, CO; father, Larry Grassmick of ID; sister, Brenda Vasquez of Rocky Ford, CO; and brother, Steven (Susan) Grassmick of Longview, WA.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Horber Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 431, Las Animas, CO, 81054.

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Graveside Service
October 11, 2019

1:00 PM
Fort Lyon National Cemetery
30999 County Road 15
Las Animas, CO 81054

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