Gregory L. James

December 13th, 1921August 15th, 2015

Gregory L. James, 93, passed away peacefully, August 15, 2015 in Commerce City, CO. He was born in Pueblo, CO to Agnes and Anthony James on December 13, 1921. He was a long-time resident of Boulder County graduating from Louisville High School in 1937. After graduation he worked in the CCC camps in Boulder and Estes Park. In 1942 he enlisted in the army to serve in World War II.

He married Helen Goveshek of Louisville (deceased) and is survived by a son, Michael James (Commerce City), daughters Lana Burns (Lakewood), Terry Rosson (Lafayette) and three grandsons (Joseph, Greg and Daniel) and two great grandchildren (Jack and Thomas). He and his wife owned the HiWay Food Market in Lafayette until 1976 completing his career with Ball Aerospace in Boulder.


 A service will be held at Darrell Howe Mortuary in Lafayette on Friday, September 11 at 9:30 a.m. with interment following at Green Mountain cemetary in Boulder.