ALVIN JOSEPH FICCO
Death leaves a Heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a Memory no one can steal.
~ Author unknown
Alvin Joseph Ficco, 80, of Ouray, Colorado died Saturday, April 27, 2013 at home with family and friends.
He was born to the late Joseph and Mary Ficco on December 30, 1932 in Ouray, Colorado. Alvin graduated from Ouray High School in 1950. He entered the U.S. Army after graduation and was stationed in Germany from 1953 to 1955. He married Marjorie Louise Gunn on November 27, 1958 and they enjoyed 54 years together.
Alvin co-owned Rice Lumber Company in Ouray from 1956 to 1969 with his brother, Tom Fellin and sister-in-law, Sally Fellin. He then went into the construction business with his best friend, Norm Fedel. Together they ran Box Canon Construction from 1969 to 1994.