David Alan Kinkaid of Fort Collins passed away on Dec. 19, 2012, at the age of 63.
He was born in Wichita on July 2, 1949, to Ina Mae and Jack Kinkaid. He had one brother, Phil, who pre-deceased him in 1972. He graduated from Newton High School in Newton. He then attended and graduated from Southwestern College in Winfield and worked as a public health director in Harvey County.
Shortly thereafter, he moved to Fort Collins, Colo., and worked for the Larimer County Health Department. He then worked for Colorado State University as an environmental health officer for more than 30 years, eventually heading the Environmental Health Program.
After moving to Fort Collins, Colo., he married and had a son, Bryan Kinkaid. He later remarried to Cathy Busch in 1989.
He is survived by his mother, Ina Mae Kinkaid of Newton; his wife, Cathy Busch-Kinkaid of Fort Collins, Colo.; his sons, Nathan Busch of Denver, Michael Busch of Denver and Bryan Kinkaid of Denver; his daughters-in-law, Marzycielsi Gibriella of Denver, Mindy Busch of Denver and Meredith Chace of Denver; and his granddaughter, Micayla Busch.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to Trout Unlimited, the food bank of Larimer County or McKee Hospice in Loveland, Colo.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at a later date.