The Johnstown Breeze
Adam Christopher Usher, of Milliken, died Nov. 7, 2013. He was 16.
Adam was born Dec. 9, 1996, in Greeley, to Jamie Zamora and Jennifer Anne Usher.
For the past nine years, he lived in Milliken. He was a junior at Roosevelt High School, where he was involved with the G.E.E.K. Club and the RHS band, playing the trumpet and baritone.
Adam’s hobbies included playing video games and Magic the Gathering with his brother and friends. He also enjoyed playing Pokemon. He enjoyed listening to any kind of music, from The Beatles to Ska. He was a hard worker and was very smart, liking to learn facts and things. He had a great sense of humor, was very caring and thought of others before himself. He loved animals and helping his grandpa with his many projects. He did volunteer work for two years through the Town of Milliken.
Adam was a friend to everyone and was a good listener. He loved to travel, traveling on an eighth-grade trip to New York and Washington D.C., going to Disneyland and San Diego with his grandparents, and to Arizona and Kentucky.
Adam was loved by so many.
He is survived by his mother, Jennifer Usher of Milliken; father, Jamie Zamora of Wellington; brother, Jaysun Usher of Milliken; aunts, Katherine Johnson of Denver, Wendy (Steve) Jones of Greeley, Lisa Mickey of Denver and America Zamora; uncles, Jeremy Usher of Fort Collins and Darren Adams of Grand Junction; grandparents, Mike Usher of Greeley and Kristine Irwin (Scott) Johnson of Lexington, Ky.; great-grandmother, Doris Usher of Greeley; and special friends, Ciara, Catlain, Abby and the Emmert family, among many others.
He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Norene Pearl Usher and Conception Zamora.
Celebration of Life is scheduled for 3 p.m. today (Nov. 14) at Christ Community Church, 1301 15th St. in Greeley.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Roosevelt High School Band Fund, the G.E.E.K. Club, 616 N. 2nd St., Johnstown, CO 80534, or the Kentucky Suicide Education Support Services in care of Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 W. 28th St., Greeley, CO 80634.
Please visit www.stoddard sunset.com to sign online guestbook.
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