Ruben Chavez, a local resident of Gypsum, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 24, after a serious accident in July of this year.
He has been in ICU at a Denver hospital since that time. Ruben was without insurance and his family is doing their best to keep up with the medical expenses which have reached tens of thousands of dollars. Please consider making a donation to help the family with the extensive medical bills.
Accounts have been set up at Wells Fargo, Ruben Chaves Donation Account No. 7383483281 and the Go Fund Me website at http://www.gofundme.com/fftg7ydf.
Beaver Creek is set to open Saturday at 9 a.m., four days ahead of its scheduled Nov. 27 opening date.