Samuel Jay Marcy
1935 — 2020
Samuel "Sam" Jay Marcy, Ph.D. 84, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020 in Greeley, Colorado. Originally of Lakeside, Nebraska, Sam was born on September 3, 1935 to Robert Sidney and Hildred Laura (Hass) Marcy. Sam attended primary school in Lakeside and graduated from high school in Alliance, Nebraska, after which he enrolled at the University of Colorado at Boulder. While at CU, he joined ROTC and became a US Army Engineer, serving his active duty in Germany. He returned to the US and worked in various engineering disciplines from civil projects to the Apollo space program. Sam was a perpetual student and became a talented investor with a passion to support companies on the cutting...