Peter J. Hommertzheim, age 54 of Salida, passed away on Saturday November 18, 2017 at his home in Salida. Mr. Hommertzheim was born May 24, 1963 in Wichita, Kansas to Francis Peter and Doris (Clawson) Hommertzheim.
Peter graduated from Cotopaxi High School in 1982. After graduation, he severed his country for 4 years in the United States Army. Mr. Hommertzheim worked for the Federal Aviation Adminstration as Air Traffic Controller until his retirement in 2011. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his horses.
Mr. Hommertzheim was preceded in death by his parents, brother Gregory Francis Hommertzheim and sisters Debby Youngblood and Deann Hommertzheim. He is survived by his sons Levi and Taylor Hommertzheim and their mother Judi Ready all of Salida. Sisters Barbara (John) Mehos of Clearwater Fla, Shirley (Gene) Homer of Cedar City, UT , Judy (James “Butch”) Moore of Pueblo, CO and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Friends who desire may make memorial contributions to the family of Peter J. Hommertzheim through Lewis and Glenn Funeral, PO Box 925, Salida, CO. On line condolences may be sent to the family at lewisandglenn.com.