John Mark Trivett, 49, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Oct. 22, 2012. He was born on Jan. 10, 1963, in Pueblo, Colo., to Royal Sr. and Ruth Trivett. He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Karen Trivett; his son, John Michael and his three beautiful daughters, Christy, Shaylyn and Caylyn; two brothers, Edward (Cheryl) Trivett and Royal Jr. (Colene) Trivett; along with several 'adopted sons' and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by his parents; and his father and mother-in-law, Harvey and Betty Grubb. He worked at Parkview Medical Center for 15 years following another 15-year career at Colorado State Hospital. John loved serving his Lord, going on vacations with his family who meant the world to him, riding his Harley, restoring classic vehicles with his son and standing out in every situation. Big John never met a stranger, he was loved by all who knew him. He was a member at Family Worship Center, ISI and the University Care Center ministry team. Visitations and viewing, 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, at Montgomery & Steward Funeral Home, family will be greeting guests. Service, 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Family Worship Center with Pastor Dave Smith. Interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery.

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  1. Mrs.Trivett and Family,
    We are very sorry to hear of your family’s loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. John was a kind and hard working man, and we are thankful for all the work he has done in our office. He will be remembered dearly by us all.
    Sincerely,
    Parkview Family Counseling Center

  2. Karen and Kids,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. We were unable to join in the celebration of his life this morning, but know we were with you in spirit

  3. Big John, man were you like a father to me. When God made you, he did so in such a fashion that it showed what a godly man does with a wife and kids. You told me once that I was like a kid of your own, and man did you prove it when I did some of the stupid things I did. I love you and will always remember the talks we had and the good moments we shared. Rip Big John.

  4. Karen,

    Our thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time. We ask for God’s comfort for you & your family. The Hewes Family, (Jeff, Kyler, & Brady)

  5. Karen, I lost my wife 16 years ago but will always have the memories of our good times together. You will also. I wish you and the children well.
    With deepest sympathy, Bob Dyleski

  6. Karen, Johnny, Christy, Shaylin and Caylin, Roy and Eddie ~ We are so very sorry for the loss of your husband, father, brother and friend. John was a great guy and loved each of you very much! Mark was blessed to grow up with the Trivett boys at Trinity Lutheran Church. He was very close to Ruth and Aunt June and was very devasted by their loss and now for the loss of Big John! Michala loved the time she spent at the Trivett house and loved Big John just like a second father! Big John is free from pain and is now an angel watching over you all to keep you safe and will always be in your heart. If there is anything that any of you need please let us know. Love the Ammeter Family

  7. I knew Big John from a long time ago. His laughter was infectious & he was just a great guy. Karen, Roy, Ed..Kids I’m so sorry for your loss. Now he can ride the harley one last time, into the great wide open! Rest In peace my friend 🙁

  8. Karen, my heart and prayers are with you and your family. John was a special soul and a true friend. His smile and laughter will be missed but never forgotten.

  9. Karen and family…..I am very sorry to hear of John’s passing. He was such a nice person and very good to my mother, Edna Davenport. She thought the world of him.

  10. I enjoyed working with John at CMHIP. He always uplifed my spirit as he was always so kind and update. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  11. Dear Karen and Children, Our thoughts, our Love and our prayers are with you all. John was a GREAT husband, father and friend. May Our Lord Jesus Christ be your strength at this time and always. Love your Friends in Christ
    Dr.Pat and Linda Timms. Sunny and Justin and baby

  12. We are so sorry for your loss. No words could lesson the heart ache you are feeling. We would just like to say that John was a good man, we were blessed to have known him.

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