Ransom Meiers Quiring(1986 - 2019)

Ransom Meiers Quiring, father, son, grandson, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend passed away March 5, 2019.

Ransom was born August 12, 1986, and raised in Durango, CO. Ransom was an intelligent, knowledgeable and spiritual man. He was baptized on January 21, 2004. He attended Durango High and YouthBuild and became very skillful at construction. He attended school at Pueblo Community College.

Ransom loved being outdoors, camping, and fishing. He loved to be by the Animas River. Ransom had a kind and tender heart, and was willing to help family and friends. He demonstrated resiliency throughout his life, by losing so much and finding the courage to continue rebuilding. Ransom had a wonderful sense of humor, often making mundane situations more fun.

Most of all, Ransom loved his children, Jeremiah and Aryia. And he loved his family. Ransom is preceded in death by his grandfathers, Monty Quiring and Robert Meiers, and his sister, Amber Bowden.

He is survived by his son, Jeremiah, daughter, Aryia; mother, Celeste Quiring; father, Timothy Meiers, step-father, Daniel Bontrager; Grandparents Beverly Quiring, Rita Meiers, Bill and Ellen Bontrager; brothers and sister Samuel (Summer) Quiring, Sophia Meiers, August Meiers and David Meiers; Nephews SJ and Ambrose and Niece, Piper. He will be deeply missed.

A Memorial service will be held April 6, 2019, at the Irish Embassy Underground, 900 Main Ave., Durango, CO at 11 a.m.



Memorial donations for Ransom's children can be made to: FBO Ransom Quiring Memorial Fund, c/o Community Banks of Colorado, 1701 Main Ave., Durango, CO 81301.

Published in The Durango Herald on Mar. 25, 2019