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Bruce C. Maggart

June 10, 1928 — February 18, 2022

Bruce C. Maggart
A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Bruce C. Maggart will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, February 28, 2022 at the Crosswinds Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Roy Gueswel officiating. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Lamar.

Visitation for Bruce will be held from 1:00PM until 3:00PM on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at the Peacock Family Chapel.

Bruce was born on June 10, 1928 in Fowler, Colorado, the son of Hamilton Ward Maggart and and Alice (McAlister) Maggart and passed away on February 18, 2022 at his home in Lamar with his family by his side at the age of 93.

He married his childhood sweetheart Betty Ann (Waite) Maggart on September 24, 1947. Bruce was a longtime Colorado resident and a multi decade member of the Lamar community. He was a self-employed contractor and established the family owned and operated construction firm Maggart & Sons Inc. He was a lifelong worker, devoted family man, devout Christian and avid angler.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 74 years, Betty Maggart, his parents Hamilton and Alice Maggart, great-granddaughter Cassandra Maggart and siblings Mary Cook, Evelyn Cupp, Luther Maggart, Howard Maggart, Douglas Maggart and Faye Wauson.

Bruce is survived his five children Sherry (Mike) Mostrom of Cedar Crest, NM, Benjamin (Christal) Maggart, Jeffrey Maggart and Richard (Debbie) Maggart all of Lamar, CO and Timothy (Penny) Maggart of La Marque, TX; thirteen grandchildren Ed (Tami) Mostrom, Chris (Jasmine) Mostrom, Stacy (Kacy) Findell, Jennie (Chris) Leisge, Paula (Jeff) Gonzales, Jeremy (Amber) Maggart, Jillian Maggart, Clinton Maggart, Lance (Monica) Maggart, Daniel (Becky) Maggart, Heather (Jacob) Hocking, Megan Maggart and Lorin (Josh) Hathcoat, thirty great-grandchildren and many other family members and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crosswinds Church of the Nazarene and/or Lamar Area Hospice either direct or in care of the funeral home office.

Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.
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Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, February 27, 2022

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Peacock Funeral Home

209 S 4th St, Lamar, CO 81052

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Monday, February 28, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am

Crosswinds Church of the Nazarene

507 South 7th Street, Lamar, CO 81052

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