Harold James Amerin
Harold James Amerin, 72, of Brighton, died June 15, 2011, on his 72nd birthday. He was born in Plains, Kan., to Ignatius and Lillian (Lauer) Amerin. He attended school in Plains and married Dorothy Steinbach Sept. 26, 1959, and they lived in the Brighton area for 52 years.
Harold loved to play poker, enjoyed watching Western movies and spending time with his family. He loved to travel. Harold never knew a stranger. He loved having company; the more people around him the merrier. He was a hard worker, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend who will be greatly missed.
Harold is survived by his wife; children, Carol Amerin, of Northglenn, Harold Jr. (Linda) Amerin, of Fort Lupton, Cheryl (Dennis) Dwyer, of Lakeside, Calif., and Shirley Amerin, of Keenesburg; eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild; brothers, Edward Amerin, of Meade, Kan., and Albert Amerin of Mesquite, Nev; and sister, Gloria Robison, of Meade.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Ignatius and his son, Bob.
Visitation and a Rosary were June 20 at Tabor-Rice Funeral Home in Brighton. Mass of Christian burial was June 21 at St. Augustine Catholic Church. Interment followed at Elmwood Cemetery.
Tabor-Rice Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.