Vail Daily obituary: David Ray Coblentz, 1955-2014 |

Vail Daily obituary: David Ray Coblentz, 1955-2014

David Ray Coblentz, 59, born to Chris and Sarah Coblentz in Hartville, Ohio, passed away on Dec. 19 at University Hospital in Denver.

David had six siblings: Christina Statzman, Esther Mullett, Daniel Coblentz, Naomi Schmitt, Tim Coblentz and Miriam Mast.

David was a loving father of six. His children are Dave Powers, Artie Powers, Crystal Coblentz and Anna Browning. He also loved and adored Hannah Burkhart and Shawna Browning as his own.

David was employed with B&B/United in Eagle for more than 20 years. He was a highly skilled heavy equipment operator. David loved the Colorado mountains and was a well known and loved local who spent much of his free time fishing, hunting, camping and four-wheeling.

David was a hardworking, dedicated family man whose integrity was 100 percent intact.

A memorial fund has been set up to help offset some of the memorial and legal expenses for his family here in Colorado. Anyone wanting to help the family during this difficult time may go to any Wells Fargo bank and donate under the David Coblentz Memorial Fund. A memorial date will be announce within the following week.

Please visit the online memorial, forever and type in David Coblentz.

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