Charles L. “Charlie” Piatt
A come and go memorial luncheon for lifetime Bent County resident, Charlie Piatt was held on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 11:30 AM at the Hasty/McClave Fire House in Hasty, CO.
Per Charlie’s request cremation has taken place and there was no visitation.
Charlie was born on February 15, 1942 at Lamar, Colorado to Laurence and Hazel (Lirley) Piatt and passed away on April 13, 2012 at his home in Hasty with his family by his side at the age of 70.
Charlie had a love for the area he knew as home and was active in the community. He helped pioneer the Hasty Water Company and served as a board member as well as president for numerous years. He was an avid outdoorsman, photographer, rock collector, and gardener and always enjoyed a challenge. Most importantly, he had a selfless devotion to his family and loved ones. He is loved by many and will be missed dearly.
He is preceded in death by his father; Laurence Piatt.
Charlie is survived by his wife; Colleen Piatt of the family home in Hasty, his mother; Hazel Piatt of McClave, children; Charles (Tammy) Piatt, Jr. of Bangor, ME, Sonya (George) Lopez of Santa Fe, NM, Justin Piatt of Hasty, Bo (Kori) Sexson of Platteville, CO and Blaine (Jenifer) Sexson of Hasty, and Julie Appel-Milligan whom he loved like a daughter. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren, one great-grandchild, his brother; Alvin (Marie) Piatt of Austin, TX, sisters; Kathy Walker and Mary (Mitch) Cass all of McClave as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other family and a host of friends.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Hasty Water Company or to the Hasty Daze Scholarship Fund either direct or in care of the funeral home office.
To the Charlie Piatt family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I (June) went to high school with Charlie and did not realize that he had passed away until now. We are so sorry!
Delmas and June Beaman
To the Family of Charlie Piatt:
Eventhough we know he's in a better place and without suffering, it doesn't mean he won't be missed. Our hearts and prayers are with all of you.
Jess and Linda Downey and family
To the Piatt families, My father, Fay Burgess worked for many years with Charlie when they both worked for George Reyher. May you take comfort in the memories that were made. Always
remember that he remains with you in your heart. My prayers of comfort are with you at this time.
Dear Colleen, Hazel and all the Piatt family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Our sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with you all. We will be unable to attend the luncheon on Tues. There is a funeral here at Eads that LD has been asked to give a message at the service. I'm so sorry we won't be there with you. I will be thinking of you. May you find peace and comfort in the Lord in the days ahead. Love to all.
Phyllis and L.D.
To The Family of: Charlie Piatt
We are thinking of you all!! Our Thoughts and Prayers are with each and Everyone of you at this time. Charlie was an Awesome Guy!!! Loved every minute that we got to spend with him!!
We Love you very Much Colleen, Bo, Kori, Truett, Blain, Jennifer, Mallory!!!
Love Always!! Randy,Treena, Lacie Bone