Jackie Lee “Jack” Bugg, 84, of Evans, CO passed away October 28, 2017 at Life Care Center of Greeley.
He was born July 17, 1933 in Ridgley, TN to Raymond and Mable (Williams) Bugg. Jack graduated from Milburn High School in Kentucky. After graduation, he served four years in the United States Air Force where he was a flight engineer in the Korean War. In 1956, he attended Park Air College in Illinois where he received multiple flight ratings as a pilot. Upon graduation, he flew for a charter service and was a corporate pilot for a number of companies in Illinois. In 1960, he married Elizabeth “Betty” Dauberschmidt in Boston, MA. They made their home in Maryville, Illinois and blessed with two daughters. In 1977, he relocated his family to Greeley, Colorado, where he started Rocky Mountain Nutritional Consultants, Inc.
Jack loved flying airplanes, flight instruction, building/flying RC airplanes, and NCAA college basketball. His senior year of high school he was the youngest college official in Kentucky. He also loved working in his yard and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife Betty Bugg of Evans; daughters Lynda (Clayton) McManus, Lisa (Randy) Flint; grandsons Ryan (Celynn) McManus, Tanner McManus, Evan Flint, Trevor Flint; step great granddaughter Kenzie Westwood, great granddaughter, Rylee Ann McManus.
Life Celebration Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 6, 2017, at Adamson.
The family would like to thank the staff at Life Care Center of Greeley.
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