Anthony "Tony" Abeyta, former resident of Delta, died April 13, 2017, in a car accident in Lindon. He was 53.
Services were held at Mesa View Cemetery April 26.
Mr. Abeyta was born in Delta Aug. 13, 1963, to Jimmy and Cris Abeyta.
He is survived by his wife, Debi; two daughters, April Lynn and Ammie Abeyta of Fort Morgan; four brothers, James, Eddie and Donald Abeyta, all of Delta, and Jerry Abeyta of Pueblo; five sisters, Christina, Rosa and Tammie, all of Delta, Kathy of Colorado Springs and Rosa of Denver; and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jimmy and Cris Abeyta.
Two fatal accidents occurred in Delta County within a two-day span last week.
Casey Gillenwater, 25, of Delta was killed the afternoon of Wednesday, Sept. 13, in a single-vehicle rollover on Highway 133 outside of Hotchkiss.