1/12/2015 at Ft Logan National Cemetery. 3698 South Sheridan Blvd. Denver, CO 80235
Charles Franklin Stevens II
December 19, 1930 : Denver, Colorado
January 2, 2015 : Aurora, Colorado
Charles Franklin Stevens II was born to Willa and Paul Stevens on December 19, 1930 in Denver, Colorado. He passed away at home after a brief illness on Jan. 2, 2015. He was raised in Wheat Ridge, Colorado and served in the US Navy during the Korean War. He graduated from the University of Denver in 1957 and obtained his Masters Degree from The University of northern Colorado in 1969.
Charlie taught Physical Education in Denver Public Schools for thirty three years. He coached skiing at Winter Park and worked many other weekend and summer jobs as well.
Charlie was an avid sports fan. He committed his retirement years to playing golf and had seven holes in one and consistently shot his age at least once a year! He also enjoyed fishing, taking an occasional trip with Nan and spoiling his dog, Aspen.
He is survived by his loving wife of thirty two years, Nanette M. Page-Stevens; his beloved children, Kelly (David) Dunham and Kirk (Gerri) Stevens; grandchildren, Brandon (Tori) and Shannon; great grandchildren Ava and Noah Stevens; sister, Sally Krouch; brother-in-law Bob Einarsen; four nephews, one niece and two great nephews. His older sister, Nancy Einarsen, preceded him in death Dec. 20, 2014.
Private services will be held at Fort Logan National Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.
Donations in Charlie’s name may be made to:
Colorado Golf Foundation*
5990 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Suite 102
Greenwood village, CO 80111
*This Foundation supports youth development golf programs, including scholarships.
Fair Winds & Following Seas
“May the Lord fill our sails with fair wind,
Support our hulls in inviting seas,
Guide our hands upon the tiller
towards pleasant places,
And Bring us home, O Lord,
To a safe and loving harbor.”