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Friday, December 14, 2012

The passing of our member Jim Wrast

Jim has been an active member of our club for about ten years. Today they held his funeral service. Below is his obituary notice. If you have anything you want to share with Jim's family and friends, please click on the Holt Funeral guestbook link.

James Robert Wrast, 62, passed away December 8, 2012 in Canon City, Colorado. He was born in Libertyville, Illinois on August 13, 1950 to Jesuel and Shirley (Hicks) Wrast. James was a veteran of the U. S. Marines. He enjoyed fishing with his Uncle Bob, target shooting, and spending time with man's best friend, "Mendi". He was also passionate about building and flying remote controlled airplanes. Mr. Wrast is survived by his parents, Jesuel and Shirley Wrast; daughter, Lisa (Rickey) Bryan and their children, Jordan and Breeyn; son, Mark (Monica) Wrast and their children, Tanner and Trevor; brother, Dick (Roxy) Wrast and children, Jenny and Jon; Uncle Bob Hicks; and long time girlfriend Caroll Flynn. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Frieda and Earl Hicks. Memorial Service will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 14, 2012 at Holt Chapel of the Garden in Canon City with Reverend Eric Feuerstein officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society at 110 S. Rhoades, Canon City, CO 81212 Arrangements handled through Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences at
We will miss Jim and his passion for our hobby.

1 comment:

  1. Thank you Marlow; Quite nice. Thank you to the club members that were able to attend the memorial service for Jim.

    I have made an offer on the R/C items and they have accepted it. I will be listings for the club site hopefully by next week. 2 Sopwith birds kit started framed up and and such. Tower 60 trainer, Hobbico 60 trainer, park zone vapor, ZDZ 90 engine just to start a list.