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Deaths from Across the Globe

Beat poet icon, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet, publisher, bookseller and activist who helped launch the Beat movement in the 1950s and embodied its curious and rebellious spirit well into the 21st century, has died at age 101

Rush Limbaugh, ‘voice of American conservatism,’ has died

Rush Limbaugh, the talk radio host who ripped into liberals, foretold the rise of Donald Trump and laid waste to political correctness with a merry brand of malice that made him one of the most powerful voices on the American right, died Wednesday. He was 70

Obituaries from the Area

PERRY: Aurora loses an ally and a champion of intellectualism with Bill Murray

Bill outlived McCarthyism, polio, serious heart problems, the scourge of Nazism, the personal threat of the pandemic and, importantly, the greatest mistake America ever made: the presidency of Donald Trump.

Rennie Davis, ‘Chicago Seven’ activist, dies at 80

"One of the things people always said about Rennie Davis was that he was a gentle man. He was not a rabble rouser, he was not an angry, hostile person. He deeply believed in a more just and fair and equitable society and pursued it nonviolently all his life"

Hall of Fame recipient Floyd Little, Syracuse and Broncos great, dies at 78

Floyd Little, the Hall of Fame running back who starred at Syracuse and for the Denver Broncos, has died. He was 78

Lives Lost: Mexican meatpacker in Greeley left legacy of compassion

Since their father's death, the family has redirected their mourning and pain, joining other JBS families and the local meatpacking workers' union to denounce what they call the company's lack of coronavirus safety policies and practices for its workers.

Denver brewer dies after falling while rock climbing

Jason Buehler, 43, of Niwot died Friday after falling from a ridgeline while crossing from South Maroon Peak to North Maroon Peak near Aspen, the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office said

Longtime Aurora firefighter dies of coronavirus while volunteering in NYC

AURORA | Paul Cary, a retired Aurora firefighter who spent more than three decades working for...

PERRY: Pandemic takes a top Aurora ambassador, but it can’t take his legacy

Gaurdie Banister was a perfect paradox. He was the kind of person who exuded calculated calm...

Beloved Aurora Reverend Milton Thomas dies after contracting COVID-19

AURORA | Rev. Milton N. Thomas, a stalwart Aurora leader who regularly helped provide food, school...

Girl who inspired Charlotte’s Web marijuana oil dies

DENVER  |  A girl with a rare form of epilepsy whose recovery inspired the name...

Colorado state Rep. Kimmi Clark Lewis dies of cancer at 62

COLORADO SPRINGS | Republican state Rep. Kimmi Clark Lewis, who represented a large rural swath...