Hunter Orion Joseph Tamburello

October 23, 1983March 9, 2018

Hunter Orion Joseph Tamburello October 23, 1983 - March 8, 2018

Hunter Tamburello died peacefully in his sleep Thursday, March 8. He was born and raised in Indian Hills CO. Hunter attended Parmalee Elementary, West Jeff Middle, Conifer High School and Red Rocks Community College

Hunter grew up bordering Mount Falcon Park and loved nature and the peace of the mountain valley behind his home.

Known for his sardonic wit, Hunter drew people into his orbit with his ability to make anyone laugh. Friends and family appreciated his kind, loving energy, savored time spent time with him and enjoyed his company. He was ferociously loyal and was always willing to help a friend in need. He would spend his last dollar to make a friend a little bit happier. He always had a hug for you and twinkle in his eye. He had a fondness for wildlife. and had a special way with animals. He was a kind and gentle man with a caring heart. A talented artist, painter and carpenter Hunter enjoyed crafting with his hands. His work is on display in homes all over the Denver area. He studied college level ceramics and worked towards a degree in art. He had a passion for creating unique ceramics and pottery. Many of his friends are artists in the Front Range area. He has been included in several area art exhibitions and his works flow with color and imagination.

He is survived by his favorite nephew and namesake Hunter Orion Thomas Fildey; father Tom Tamburello; mother Sandra Hunter; sister Amber (Tom) Fildey; soulmate Mylissa Matson and her daughter Lynnea; grandparents Barbara Hunter and Elizabeth Tamburello; aunts and uncles Barbara (Tom) Dunham, Richard (Margie) Hunter, Christine Hunter, Dan Tamburello, Greg Tamburello, Mark Tamburello, Janice Vargas; and many, many cousins and beloved friends.

Services will be held within the next few weeks. Anyone interested in attending should contact for information as it becomes available.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 15, 2018

Hunter Orion Joseph Tamburello

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Simon Penny

March 15, 2018

Remember man, That as you are so once was I, That as I am, so once you shall be. Remember man, eternity! -Unknown

Hunter was a great friend and an outstanding person. He was selfless, creative, caring and a kindred soul. Many a memory with this soul, consisting of some of my most cherished days to recall. I was blessed to know and share his friendship, and I will miss him dearly. May his energy and spirit rise to eternity and live on to infinity.