Theodore A.Guttormsen


Arnold "Ted" Guttormsen died peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at 5:45 am at his home in Kiowa, Colorado. Born June 22, 1921 in Kiowa, Ted was the son of John Guttormsen and Gunda Tonneson Guttormsen. He was preceded in death by his parents and by his older sister Anna Guttormsen Scott. He leaves to mourn him one sister, Gladys Guttormsen Bachmann; three nieces, Flora Ann Schriner, Kathy Mordeaux, and Patti Saltzman, and many others whose lives he touched with his quiet compassion. A farmer and rancher all his life, Ted never stopped loving the land and animals that were so much a part of his life. To the end of his days, he loved to sit on the front porch and feel the breeze in the cottonwoods and listen to the birds sing. They sing for him now.

Services for Ted will be Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 10 am at Kiowa Creek Community Church in Kiowa, Colorado with Internment following at the Elizabeth Cemetery. The body will be available for viewing at the Andrews, Caldwell, Gibson Funeral Home in Castle Rock, CO from 4-7 Monday July 12, 2010. Memorials may be sent to Kiowa Creek Community Church, Kiowa, Colorado.


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