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Obituary: Richard Dean Morgan

By Administrator

January 19, 2024

Richard (Rick) Dean Morgan passed away on January 16, 2024, at the age of 71. Rick was born August 9, 1952, in Eads, Colorado to Richard Lee and Bonita Jean (Drake) Morgan, of Haswell, Colorado.

He attended school in Kit Carson, CO and graduated high school in 1970. He then attended Northwest Kansas Area Vocational Technical School in Goodland, KS and graduated with his Certificate of Auto Mechanics.

He married Vicki Holcomb of Eads, CO in 1970. To that union was born Amy LaVonne (Gourley) and Bradley Dean.

He later married Bonnie Parmer of Burlington, CO, adding adult children Dennis and Denise Wheeler.

He spent most of his spare time working in his garage upgrading and detailing his restored vehicles. He loved to attend car shows and mingle with fun-loving people.

He is survived by his children Amy Gourley (Billy) and Brad Morgan (Erin), stepchildren Dennis and Denise Wheeler, 10 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

A Celebration of Life will be held in Eads, Colorado on February 3, 2024, at 11 a.m. at the Kiowa County Community Building, 15103 US Hwy 287.

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