Longtime local Tim Garton passes

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Tim Garton passed away in Kansas City, Missouri, in the early morning hours of April 25, succumbing to MDS. His beloved wife and best friend, Mara, was by his side. He was 73. As a husband, father, swimmer, outdoorsman, entrepreneur, and scholar, Tim was known for his larger-than-life persona, his boundless love for family and friends, his determined, unflappable spirit, and his dedication and willpower to overcome any obstacle that dared face him.In his 73 years, Tim lived a robust, fruitful, and accomplished life, all while establishing himself as one of the most talented swimmers to have ever …

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