Everett Leroy Nance, age 80, passed away on April 20, 2021.  He was a resident of Colorado Springs and was a lineman for the Colorado Springs Electric Department.

Everett was born on October 8, 1940 to Henry Nance and Stella (Jackson) Nance in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  He was married to Linda J. Ellis in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Everett was an active racer in the Pikes Peak Hill Climb and a member of the, “Over the Hill Gang”.  He also served in the United States Air Force.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years (Linda); his children:  Michele (Michael) Browning, Michael (Linda), Nance and Tim Eckert (Fiancé-Cathy); his sister: Dorothy Lewis; his grandchildren: Garrett (Diana) Browning Kylah (Cody) Wilson, Jayden Nance, Craig Baker, and Clint Baker.  He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Marie, Ward, Bob, Roy, and Orville.

A pavilion service with a flag presentation by High Frontier Honor Guard will be held privately.  Please contact family for further details.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to:

Bristol Hospice ~ Colorado Springs, LLC

7660 Goddard Street. Suite 100

Colorado Springs, Colorado 80920

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This Obituary Has 8 Condolences

  1. May God bless the Nance family and friends during this time of their lives.

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. So very sorry for your loss. Heaven rejoices and celebrates the homecoming of your husband, father, grandfather and friend. Praying God fills your hearts with peace as you grieve his loss.

  3. Mike, We are so very sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Your family will be in our thoughts. Love, Tami, Rich, Ryan and Camden Hoey ❤️

  4. Sending our love and prayers to the Everett Nance family. Good neighbors for many years. Our children played together and went to school together.
    Watched Everett race, which he loved.
    Friends forever, Jim,Carol, Kim and Jeff RIP our friend🙏🙏❤️❤️

  5. I’m so sorry for your loss, sending prayers and love to the entire family.

  6. Everett will be missed by all of us. The family is in our thoughts at this time of sorrow. Everett loved his cars and to race. Such a good man to all. Russ and Joyce Hutchins
    St Charles, Missouri

  7. So sorry for your loss–God be with you all

    Lee and Kathi (Hutchins) Rich

  8. RIP my friend . Our condolences to the Nance family .

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