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James V. Mucklow
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family in this time of loss and sadness. May the great memories you have of Jim ease your sorrows! Nick,...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Nick and Toni Wells and Family - NE

“Deb, please know our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: Jimmy D. and Michaelan - MT

“Dear Judy, My deep sympathy to you and Jim's family. I have such fond memories of our Mediterranean cruise. ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Virginia Febinger - Fort Collins, CO

“In loving memory of my cousin, Jim Mucklow. I have memories of us hanging out together in Nebraska as kids when our dad's were visiting each other. ...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Loa Dee Vencill - Fort Collins, CO

“Debbie & CJ: Sorry to hear about your dad passing away. We often sat together at the Friday lunches at Catacombs before it closed. I found Jim...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Steve Carroll - Fort Collins, CO

“Judy and family, Jim was one of the most respected men I have ever known.He had a big heart and will be deeply missed. ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: Dan Albracht - Berthoud, CO

“Deb, Bob, Mucklow Family and friends: Our hearts are with you as you grieve the loss of a wonderful father, husband, grandfather and friend. May...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Rob and Dove Carlin - Kalispell, MT

“Deb, we're thinking of you. Sending a hug and caring thoughts from the Wenum's. ”
8 of 26 | Posted by: Teresa - Kalispell, MT

“Debbie, CJ and family My thoughts and prayers are with you. Kacy Thompson ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Kacy Thompson - Lund

“Deb, CJ and Family- Sending hugs and prayers from NW Montana. ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: Denise - Kalispell, MT

“Judy and Family: Please accept our deepest condolences on the death of our dear friend and colleague, Jim. Jim was an exceptional person who...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Kirvin Knox - Fort Collins, CO

“Deb, CJ and Families: We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your families at this time. ”
12 of 26 | Posted by: Mark, Salena, Matt and Nick Beckwith - MT

“To Judy, We are sad to hear of Jim's passing. He was our travel agent, especially when we were planning a cruise. He obviously loved his work and...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Jerry & Phyllis Stroh - CO

“Dear Judy, We are very saddened to hear of Jim's passing. We know that he is now with God in a better place with his suffering gone. We know how...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Jay and Jacki Leenerts - Loveland, CO

“Jim was always to friendly to us. We will miss him. Bob & Erma Conell ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Robert & Erma Conell - Loveland, CO

“To the Mucklow Family, We were saddened to see that Jim had passed away. We were part of his cruising family and enjoyed traveling with him. He...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Ed and Von Swartz - Fort Collins, CO

“To the Mucklow family, When I arrived at CSU as an employee back in 1970, Jim provided me with vehicles for my special research project on a...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: John Snider - Tuscaloosa, AL

“Judy, Sharen & I were surprised amd saddened to learn of Jim's passing while attending my Uncle Wayne Miller's (he was my mom's last surviving...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Howard & Sharen Bader - Denver, CO

“Judy, We are deeply saddened to hear of Jim’s passing. We know that there is little we can say to console you but please know that our...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: James and Lela Dye - Fort Collins, CO

“To Jims family: I sure enjoyed his company on many occasions. He was a wonderful friend and a positive influence in my business and political life...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Moe Mekelburg - Greeen Valley, AZ

“Judy, I was so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. Jim was a good man and the hardest worker I think I've ever known. His passion for travel and his...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Pat Murphy Gembarowski - Loveland, CO

“Judy and Family, Jim was an amazing man, so kind and generous. I loved hearing all of his stories about his travels. He lived a wonderful life...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Michelle M St John - Loveland, CO

“Judy, I am so sorry for your loss. Jim was a great man and he will be missed. You are in my thoughts. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Jayne St. Myer - Loveland, CO

“It was an honor to be a part of the old guard of travel agents with Jim. My thoughts are with his family at this time. ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Kevin McCoy - Albuquerque, NM

“Judy, Deb and CJ; I know the sorrow you are going through right now. But.....I have such great memories of Uncle Jim and that is one thing that can...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Valerie Mucklow Mickelsen - NE

“CJ & Nancy, We are so sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. God bless, Rusty & Susan McIntosh ”
26 of 26 | Posted by: Rusty & Susan McIntosh - CO

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James V Mucklow, 76, of Loveland, passed away on September 22, 2010 at McKee Medical Center. He was born on March 25, 1934 in Franklin, NE, to Charles and Fern (Reams) Mucklow. James graduated from Franklin High School and then joined the U.S. Army. He married Sylvia Vap and later married Judith Hale Buderus in Las Vegas, NV. He worked for Hested's Store in Buffalo, WY, and owned the Ben Franklin Store in Fort Collins, Colorado. In the late 1960's, he started his own Travel Agency in Fort Collins. From that time on, the world of travel continued to be Jim's passion. James was a member of Fort Collins Rotary for 34 years and also a member of the SKAL Travel Organization in Denver. He was an avid supporter of 4-H and Girl Scouting. He loved Pingree Park, the mountains, and fishing. He especially enjoyed taking his children all around Colorado visiting ghost towns, camping, and "jeeping". With an open heart, Jim was always there to lend a helping hand and include nieces, nephews and friends in his extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Bart and Loren; and a sister, Beverly. He is survived by his wife Judy Mucklow of Loveland; sons, C.J. Mucklow (Nancy) of Steamboat Springs, Mark Buderus (Penny) of Wetmore; and Gerry Buderus (Jan) of Wetmore; daughters, Debbie Starling (Bob) of Columbia Falls, MT, and Sherrie Grenda (Chris) of Westminster; brothers, Chet Mucklow (Goldie) of Texas and Bud Steinshouer (Thelma) of Nebraska; and grandchildren, Andy and David Mucklow of Steamboat Springs, Clint, Ty, and Bryce Buderus of Wetmore, Chad and Brent Grenda of Westminster, and Amber and Ashley Buderus of Wetmore. Visitation will be held 4pm – 6pm Monday at the Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Service will be held 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at King of Glory Lutheran Church. Interment Resthaven Memory Gardens. A reception will follow the interment at the King of Glory Lutheran Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Poudre Valley Hospital Foundation Cancer Center Project in care of Resthaven Funeral Home, 8426 S. Highway 287, Fort Collins, CO 80525.

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