Leon O. Truitt age 73, of Buena Vista, passed away on Thursday January 9, 2020 at his home in Buena Vista. Mr. Truitt was born September 23, 1946 in Michigan to George and Ann (Sayres) Truitt.
Mr. Truitt married Marie Paule Armand on August 21, 1972 in France. They have lived in Buena Vista for the past 40 years.
Mr. Truitt was a lover of life and the outdoors. He enjoyed biking, skiing, kayaking and sailing. He was aconstant learner, especially about advance sciences.
He will be greatly missed by his wife, daughter, grandson and family.
Mr. Truitt is survived by his wife Marie Paule Truitt of Buena Vista, CO, daughter Julia Garriott of Portland, OR, Brother Tim Truitt of Denver, CO, Sister Doris Williams of California and Grandson Sebastien Garriott of Portland, OR.
Friends who desire may make memorial contributions to either the Central Colorado Conservancy or Heart of the Rockies Home Health and Hospice through Lewis and Glenn Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.lewisandglenn.com.
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