Wayne Jarrett

JARRETT, Wayne G., 63, of Colorado Springs, CO, died peacefully on Thursday, May 9, 2013.

He grew up in Moundsville, WV, graduated St. Francis Xavier School, Bishop Donahue High School, received B. S. in Physics at Wheeling Jesuit University, served in the United States Air Force at Andrews Air Force Base as a Telecommunications’ Systems Specialist (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Colorado Springs.

Following his service, he received M.S. in Physics, St. Bonaventure University, NY, M.S. in Applied Statistics, University of Northern Colorado.

Wayne had 30-plus year career with Digital Equipment Corporation/Hewlett Packard where he held several high level positions from Senior Diagnosis Specialist to Program Manager.

Wayne enjoyed the great outdoors in Colorado and volunteered countless hours with many local charities volunteering his time and money to the less fortunate. His great love of music was evident in the many choruses and choirs he sang with over his lifetime, especially Out Loud, Colorado Springs Men’s Chorus.

Wayne is survived by his mother, Agatha Jarrett of Moundsville and the late Leslie Jarrett; sister, Sandy Wallenhorst (Bill) Great Falls, VA; a brother, Jeff (Janet) Vienna, VA; brother, Kevin (Debbie) Moundsville, brother, Rick (Ellen) Belmont, OH; nephews, nieces, great- nieces and his longtime close friend Marie Sullivan of Colorado Springs.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Francis Xavier Church, Moundsville, Friday, May 24, 1 p.m. Visitation with the family will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to: Out Loud, Colorado Springs Men’s Chorus Rocky Mtn. Arts Assoc. 700 Colorado Blvd. # 325 Denver, CO 80206.