Obituary: Donald J. Manton |

Obituary: Donald J. Manton

Donald J. Manton

July 08, 1941 — December 09, 2017

76, was an avid outdoorsman, successful retailer, & loving father, passed away Sat Dec 9, at his Denver home following an 8 year battle with cancer. An easygoing entrepreneur, owned & operated various retail stores in Summit County, CO for over 20 years. He spent 35 years as a resident of the county where he raised his 3 children Jesse, Tessa, & Tucker. Also survived by his mother Betty & brothers Sonny, Jimmy & Dooley. A celebration of Don’s life at the Frisco Nordic Center Adventure Park Day Lodge, in Frisco, Colorado on March 3, 2018 from 6:30-9:00pm. All who knew & loved Don are invited to attend. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family ask that memorials be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, Visit for his full obituary.

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