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.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.