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In Memory

Ken DeVault, LSC Food Court Manager of Retail Operations, passed away Jan. 25

January 28, 2010

Kenneth Andrew DeVault, 53, died Jan. 25, 2010 of complications from non-Hodgkins lymphoma against which he fought valiantly.

Ken DeVaultKen was born on Oct. 24, 1956 in Dallas, Texas. He lived in Colorado most of his adult life where he married his wife, Beverly on May 5, 1989. Ken was a restaurateur who led several food services to success and profit. Most recently Ken was Retail Operations Manager of the Lory Student Center Food Court at Colorado State University where he loved working among the vibrant college crowd.

Ken was a loving husband and father who found great joy in spending time with his family. He also enjoyed traveling, eating out and drinking an ice cold can of classic Coca-Cola.

He is survived by his devoted wife, Beverly of Fort Collins; his loving children; daughters, Katy DeVault Kaufman (husband, Mark) of Chicago, Ill., Anna DeVault of Astoria, N.Y., and Tessa DeVault of Steamboat Springs, Colo.; step-daughter, Stephanie Eberl of Windsor, Colo. and step-son, Jeff Eberl (wife Sara) of Golden, Colo.; and his adorable granddaughter, Norah Kaufman. He is also survived by his mother (Muzz), Elaine DeVault and siblings, Cathey Donaldson, Rickey DeVault and Lisa DeVault.

He is preceded in death by his father, Herschel DeVault.

On-Campus Celebration Thursday, Jan. 28

Memorial services will be held Thursday, Jan. 28, 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Fort Collins followed by a celebration of Ken's life at the CSU Lory Student Center, North Ballroom at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Ken's name to: Bohlender Funeral Chapel, 121 West Olive St, Fort Collins, CO 80524.