Reaping in remembrance
July 14, 2021
AS THE SUN came up over the horizon Sunday morning something special was happening in a wheat field south of Haxtun. It's said that angels come in disguise and for the family of John Everitt, those angels showed up in jeans and boots, driving combines, tractors and semis.
John, who was seriously injured in an ATV accident southeast of Haxtun June 21, succumbed to his injuries and passed away at Northern Colorado Medical Center in Greeley on Wednesday, July 7. John, who farmed alongside the Starkebaum family, also had just over 400 acres of his own wheat planted in three fields south of...