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Subject: [GV] Obit: Atwood, Herbst
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2008 16:20:27 -0700 (PDT)
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The Greeley Tribune (Greeley, Colorado)
September 11, 2008

Douglas Atwood
March 25, 1955-Sept. 6, 2008
Age: 53
Residence: Kersey

Tribute: Douglas Alan "Doug" Atwood was born in Greeley to Alan E. and Lillian Gay (Herbst) Atwood. He graduated from Skyline High School in Salt Lake City in 1973.

On June 11, 1988, he married Sue Wahlberg in Salt Lake City. They moved to Kersey in 1995.

Mr. Atwood worked for Weld County in the maintenance department for 12 years. He loved spending time at his cabin in the mountains, martial arts, riding his Harley and watching sports. Most of all he enjoyed his time with his family.

Mr. Atwood died Saturday at his home.
Survivors: His wife, Sue Atwood of Kersey; his five children, Timothy, Dustin, Will, Nick and Candace; his granddaughter, Keandra; his father, Alan Atwood and wife Linda; and many other special friends and family.

Preceded in death by: His mother, Lillian Atwood; and his grandparents, Reuben and Ruth Herbst.

Services: Memorial gathering of family and friends, 3-7 p.m. Monday at his grandparents' home where he was happiest, 218 3rd St., in Kersey.

Note: Moser Funeral Service, Evans, is in charge of arrangements. An online obituary and guest book are at

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