Robert Edwin Nye


It is with heavy hearts that the Nye family announces the passing away of Robert Edwin Nye, age 53. He passed on July 14.

Robert was a graduate of Pagosa Springs High School, class of 1981. He served a mission for his church in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and attended both Brigham Young University and the Phoenix Institute of Technology. Robert resided in California, Utah and Arizona during his adult years, making many friends along the way. He was a loving son, brother and uncle who cared for everyone around him.

He is survived by his mother, Shirley Nye; brothers Norm, Mark and Carl; as well as sisters-in-law Kathy, Carla and Judy. He will also be greatly missed by all of his 12 nieces and nephews and 20 grandnieces and grandnephews.

A celebration of Robert’s life will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 6, at the Rita Ranch LDS Chapel, 10220 Rees Loop, in Tucson, Ariz.