Obituary: Kevin L. Wightman |

Obituary: Kevin L. Wightman

Sept. 2, 1959 and#8211; Jan 25, 2012

Kevin L. Wightman, World Cup champion skier and friend to all, died at his Truckee home on Jan 25, 2012. He was born in Salt Lake City, Utah Sept. 2, 1959.

Kevin is survived by daughter, Kira Wightman of Salem, Ore., his parents of Salt Lake City, two brothers and a sister, 13 nieces and nephews.

Family and friends celebrated a memorial on Wednesday, Jan. 31.

A celebration of Kevinand#8217;s life will take place this Saturday, April 21, at 5 p.m. on the Members Locker Room Deck at Squaw Valley.

Kevinand#8217;s family and friends, past and present, are invited share with us what he meant to you and the Squaw Valley, Freestyle Skiing and Tahoe communities. We look forward to see all of you and to celebrate Kevinand#8217;s life with us.

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