Everett Loyd Lusk, 82 of Frederick, Colorado, husband of J. Natalie Giannotti died Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Las Animas, Colorado to the late Jim and Lola Hunt Lusk. Everett served in the US Navy from 1956-1960. Afterward, he lived in Fairfield, Connecticut for 19 years with his wife and 2 daughters. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 6257. He was a member of Holy Family Church and a member of the Holy Name Society. Everett coached his youngest daughter’s basketball team at Holy Family School.
Everett was a tool and dye maker and machinist. After high school, he attended 4 years of a trade school for his trade. He worked at many small machine shops in Connecticut. After moving to his home state in 1980, he worked for Rocky Flats in Golden, Colorado for 12 years until his retirement.
After retirement, he realized his dream of building a home in the Rocky Mountains. He completed his home, a big beautiful home, and lived there for 4 years. Due to health issues, he moved to Frederick to be closer to his family. In his retirement, Everett enjoyed taking long road trips with his grandchildren. Coast to coast and in between, he created many cherished memories with his family.
Survivors in addition to his wife include his daughter Margaret Maureen Lusk Calhoon, of Westminster, Colorado; 7 grandchildren, Victoria and John Robinson, Douglas Lusk Johnson, Nicholas and Jessica Calhoon, Samantha Calhoon, and Amanda Calhoon; 5 great grandchildren, Riley, Jack, Landon, and Parker Robinson, and Baylee Calhoon.
Everett was predeceased by his brother Delbert Lusk, sisters Norma-Jean Moore and Betty Curtis, and several nieces and nephews.
Services are scheduled for Monday, November 18, 2019 at St. Scholastica Catholic Parish, with visitation at 9:00am, followed by a Recitation of the Rosary at 9:15. Mass will begin at 10:00am with dinner to follow. Interment will be at 1:30pm at Sacred Heart of Mary Cemetery in Boulder.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Heritage Funeral & Cremation Services of Lafayette is handling arrangements.
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