Service to be held in honor of former CSU coach Quiller

Feb. 8, 2012

By Chris Feller
Athletic Media Relations

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The memorial service for former Colorado State track and field standout and coach Jerry Quiller will take place at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colo., Saturday from 4-6 p.m. MST.

The celebration will be held in the Byron R. White Club Level of the stadium.

Quiller, a Fort Collins native, lettered in cross country, track and field and baseball at Fort Collins High School. He was a member of the Colorado State track and field team, graduating in 1964 with a degree in physical science. He earned his master’s in education in 1966, also from CSU. He was born on April 28, 1942, in Denver. He and his wife, Sandy, had three sons, Ryan, Rory and Robb, who were all pole vaulters. He passed away at the age of 69.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Quiller’s name for student-athlete scholarships at Colorado State University. Checks may be made out to the CSU Foundation and sent to 101 McGraw Athletics Center, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0120.