Jade Oliver Lutgen passed away on Dec. 13, 2020 at his home. He was born in Albuquerque NM on Dec. 16, 1986.
Raised in Durango, CO he attended St. Columba School where he learned discipline, respect and character under the supervision of Sister Kevin and Sister Edith. Jade graduated from Bayfield HS in 2004, he continued his education at Ft Lewis College and completed a 4 year degree in International Business in Accounting and Finance. He enjoyed studying abroad in Cork Ireland for a semester.
Jade was a dog lover, had a huge heart and a competitive spirit for life, family and friends. He loved travel and experiencing new cultures, enjoyed spending time with his dogs, Celtic music, playing pool, pepper and family vacations to a beach destination.
Survived by his wife Marcie Edwards Lutgen, parents Bill and Sherrie Lutgen, brothers Blain and Lee Lutgen, Grandma Della Baker, mother-in-Law Ms. Sandy, many uncles, aunts, cousins and a host of life-long friends. Loved by family and friends we will carry his laughter and love always.
Published in Pine River Times on Dec. 23, 2020.