Obituary: Harry H. Hoisington, Jr., 1936-2013
Ryan Summerlin January 1, 2014
Harry H. Hoisington, Jr., (also know as Colorado Slim) was born on August 5th, 1936, in Anamosa, Iowa. His parents were Dora and Harry Hoisington Sr. of Olin, Iowa. He graduated from Olin High School in 1954. He is survived by his sister Karen of East Forks, Minn., and a brother Kevin of Larimore, Nd., along with numerous nieces and nephews.
He worked at the Windy Gap Wildlife Reserve near Granby, Colo., for many years. He loved the parades and throwing candy to the little ones from his 1907 old music car pictured here. He loved living here and the people in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Donations may be made in his memory to the family. Send donations to: Kevin Hoisington, 1739 37th Street NE, Larimore, ND 58251.
Private services are planned at a later date. View Colorado Slim’s webpage for more photos, or to send a condolence to the family at www.grandcountymortuary.com. Thank you to everyone that knew him and loved him. Karen and Kevin