Obituary: Michael ‘Mike’ D. Lujan, Aug. 20 1958 – Sept. 6, 2017
Michael “Mike” D. Lujan, 59, of Leadville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 6, at St. Anthony Hospital in Lakewood. He was born on Aug. 20, 1958, in Leadville to Arthur and Theresa L. Martinez.
Mike graduated from high school and went to work in construction. He was an avid sports fan and loved the Denver Broncos and the Colorado Rockies. He also enjoyed fishing and watching television. He is survived by his pets, Kujo and Lobo, as well as his parents, brothers, sisters and nieces and nephews.
A rosary will be held Friday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Parish Church in Minturn. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Parish Church, with interment to follow at Riverview Cemetery in Minturn.
Contributions may be made to the family. Bailey-Kent Funeral Home of Leadville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please visit Mike’s online obituary a http://www.kentfuneralhomes.com to leave a condolence or remembrance for his family.
Heroes look like these guys: Bill “Sarge” Brown, Bob Parker, Pete Seibert, Sandy Treat, Dick Over, Hugh Evans and so many others from the 10th Mountain Division who helped win World War II and, while building the peace, also built the ski industry in the United States.