Andrews D. Black |

Andrews D. Black

The Aspen Times
Aspen, CO Colorado

Andrews D. Black died Dec. 29, 2010 in San Francisco.

Born in Pelham Manor, N.Y., on Feb. 19, 1922, he grew up in Colorado Springs, graduated from Taft school, 1939, and Williams College, 1943.

He served in World War II in the 10th Mountain Division and founded Denver Country Day School, 1953, now Kent Denver School.

He married Kay Eppich in 1948; she survives him along with their daughters, Deborah Black, Katherine Black and Courtney Carpenter; and grandchildren Ann and Ross Carpenter.

Andy was a long-time vacation and summer resident of Aspen (1961-’86) who served on the 10th Mountain Division Hut Association’s board of directors in the start -up years (early 1980s) and on Aspen Country Day School’s board.

A memorial service will be held April 14, 4 p.m. at Anschutz Theatre, Kent Denver School (see below).

Contributions may be made to Andrews D. Black Scholarship; Kent Denver; 4000 E. Quincy; Englewood, CO 80113 (telephone 303-770-7660) or 10th Mountain Division Hut Association; c/o Ben Dodge, director; 1280 Ute Ave. suite 21; Aspen, CO 81611 (telephone 970-925-4554).

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