Dillon Blanksma Fall to Death | Passed Away | Obituary | Died | Funeral Plans – The family of Dillon Blanksma has announced the passing away of their beloved one. His death came to our notice on July 30, 2020.
Dillon Blanksma of Golden, Colorado died at the age of 26. According to report, he died following an unroped fall from Broadway, the ledge a third of the way way up the East Face—also known as the Diamond—of Longs Peak (14,259 feet), in Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP), Colorado.
Dillon Blanksma has passed away. we got to know about this through the news posted across social medias earlier today.
For every start of a journey, there must be an end. His journey has sadly come to an end on earth.
Friends, Family and loved ones are extremely sad and currently grieving as the news of his death was announced.
Friends have organized a memorial for Blanksma at Earth Treks Golden, where he had been a climbing instructor for over four years, according to his LinkIn profile.
The Facebook announcement reads, “If you haven’t heard, the climbing community has lost one of the most stoked and happy members it has ever known; Dillon lost his life doing what he loves, climbing, and since we all know how stoked and happy Dillon always was, we will be having a celebration of life for him at Earth Treks Golden. Please come and climb, laugh, share memories and enjoy the company of all the amazing people he had an impact on.”
While he spent much of his time outside of work climbing and teaching climbing at Earth Treks, work itself was also climbing related. Blanksma was a software engineer for the American Alpine Club, where he had worked for nearly three years.
It is with incredible sadness and heavy hearts that we announce that our friend and colleague has passed away. Celebrate his life, leave a kind word for him. Friends, Family and Loved ones has poured out their grieve and condolence to honor the passing away of the deceased.