Dennis Fleck beloved friend of Barbara and Aaron Fleck passed away on the first day of spring, March 20, 2019 at age 15. Dennis was a handsome dog who loved running, climbing and eating snow. A lover of treats, tennis balls and other toys, he made new friends easily both human and canine.
Dennis was well known by the staff and patients at Aspen Valley Hospital, residents of Whitcomb Terrace and Heritage Park Assisted Living Center, Carbondale as one of the first therapy dogs. His picture can be viewed in the halls of AVH.
Dennis will be missed by all of his family and friends most especially his cousin Tasha and good friend Maya. Barbara and Aaron adopted Dennis from the Aspen Animal Shelter. He was rescued with a broken leg and deformed hip at age 6 months. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Aspen Animal Shelter.
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
Local officials don’t think Aspen and Pitkin County residents are taking social distancing and isolation rules seriously enough, and reiterated Monday their importance in controlling the spread of the coronavirus.