COLORADO — Gerald (Jarod) Medina 63, of Thornton, Colorado. He passed on September 29, 2020, in hospital care. He was born on March 7, 1957, in Monte Vista Colorado, to Charles Medina and Lillian Trujillo Medina. He preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include seven siblings, Victor(Kristeen) Medina of Lakewood, Margaret Beissel of Arvada, Dean(Priscilla) Medina of Pueblo, Carla Medina of Wheat Ridge, Mike(Marlene) Medina of Grand Junction, Marlene Yeigh of Somerset Texas and Brenda(Tito) Solis of Monte Vista. Including several nieces and nephews. Gerald (Jarod) loved the mountains and nature’s beauty. He had a free spirit, loved life and had an impact on many. He had a passion for horses and dancing. In his free time, he chose to stay physically fit by hiking, biking and working out. He also enjoyed working with leather crafts and drawing. He left behind many great memories and his presence will greatly, be missed.