Donald M. King passed away Oct. 20, 2011, in Pagosa Springs, Colo.
He was born Feb. 19, 1954, in Albuquerque, N.M., to Ray and Zora King. He moved to Pagosa Springs from Albuquerque in 2004 and was co-owner of King Capital.
He graduated from Del Norte High School in Albuquerque in 1972. He married Robyn Dayle King on July 24, 1982, in Albuquerque.
He was a member of the NRA and Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. He loved fly fishing, hunting and spending time on his ranch. He truly enjoyed the southwest Colorado lifestyle, spending several hours with his family enjoying four wheeling, barbecuing, snowmobiling and traveling.
He is survived by his wife, Robyn D. King; his two daughters, Lindsey King and Shelby King; his brother, Kenny King, and sister-in-law Nancy King; his mother, Zora King, and father, Raymond King; his two nephews, Clayton King (Albuquerque), and Jesse King (Grand Junction); and his niece, Kelsey King Johnson (New Braunfels, Texas).
A memorial service was held on Oct. 23, 2011, at the King family ranch in Pagosa Springs.