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Tommy Gray Elk Rael

July 3, 1951 ~ January 4, 2020 (age 68)


Tom Rael, age 68, went home with the Lord on January 4, 2020. He was born July 3, 1951 in Denver, Colorado to Manuel and Delores Rael. He was the oldest of four siblings, Manuel, Ray, Sandy and Leroy Rael.  Tom spent his younger years owning Rael and Sons Construction Company. Along with his dad, brothers and son he did much of his work in the Denver area. Many sidewalks and driveways still remain with his stamp to this day.

Tom spent the next 30 years traveling the world selling his Native American art work which brought him much joy meeting so many people that became his lifelong friends.

Tom loved his ranch where he lived and raised miniature horses and exotic birds. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. Tom was a great friend and mentor to many. He also loved to hunt and fish, anything outdoors always put a smile on his face.

Tom spent his last days comfortably in his home, surrounded by his loving friends and family. At Tom’s request there will be no services. If you’d like to send a card to the family with your favorite memory of Tom, the address is 15147 CR 4, Brighton, Colorado.  

Tom is survived by his son Jayson (Christina) Rael, daughter, Dina Rael. A daughter in law, Robin Younger, along with his grandchildren Alexis, Teagen, Austin, Serenity and Zoe. He is preceded in death by both of his parents.

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