Dan Vories passed away on Oct. 9, 2018, at the age of 59.
He was born in Colorado Springs on Sept. 8, 1959, the son of Eugene and Eunice Vories.
Dan was the youngest of five siblings. He grew up working his father’s ranch in Glade Park.
Dan was an exceptionally hard worker, and there wasn’t much he couldn’t fix. He loved to spend time with his friends and family and was known for telling stories. One of his best stories was of roping a bear cub as a young teenager at the ranch on Glade Park.
Dan is survived by his wife Nancy of Carbondale, CO; two sons, Taylor (Kate) of Denver and Luke (Krista) and grandson Carter in San Diego; siblings Kimery, Nancy, and Carol. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gene and Eunice Vories and his sister Rebecca.