Theodore Leroy Head passed away June 8 in his home with his family by his side. He was a resident of Montrose for 48 years. He loved and served the Lord most of his life. He was 90 years old, born in Crawford, Colorado December 22, 1928 to Walter and Nellie Head. Theodore was the youngest of four children.
He married Wilma Decker of Delta November 30, 1946, they had five children.
He was a master electrician and worked in coal and hard rock mines.
He loved fly fishing and hunting but most of all his family and the Lord.
Theodore is survived by his three daughters, Kathy and husband Donnie of Eckert, Kristina and husband Dale of Pagosa Springs, and Vicki and husband Timothy of Montrose. He also has two half sisters Patsy of Delta and Bonnie of Kansas and a half brother Howard of Paonia. He has 10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 9 great great-grandchildren.
Theodore was preceded in death by his wife Wilma and sons Danny and David.
Viewing will be held from 1 p.m. until 1:50 p.m., Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, Colorado. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Delta City Cemetery.
The family suggests contributions be made to HopeWest Hospice at 725 S. 4th St., Montrose, Colorado 81401 in lieu of flowers.
The family wants to thank everyone at HopeWest for helping them through this difficult time.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.