Marcus Luttrell, author and decorated retired Navy SEAL, served as the honored keynote speaker for The Denver Hospice's inaugural luncheon event on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt. The luncheon kicked off The Denver Hospices' biennial, month-long Mask Project Exhibit at Cherry Creek Shopping Center. Luttrell is the author of national best seller, Lone Survivor. He is depicted in the recently released motion picture of the same name detailing the events of Operation Red Wings.
Marcus Luttrell is the author of the number one New York Times best-selling book, Lone Survivor, which tells the harrowing story of four Navy SEALs who journeyed into the mountainous border of Afghanistan and Pakistan in Operation Redwing. An unparalleled motivational story of survival, the book is also a moving tribute to the friends and teammates who did not make it off the mountain. A powerful testament to the courage, integrity, patriotism, and community that forged these American heroes, Lone Survivor, is an incredible account of teamwork, fortitude, and modern warfare, and Luttrell’s experiences have captivated millions around the country. His book has been depicted as a major motion picture starring Mark Wahlberg as Luttrell.
We Honor Veterans
The Denver Hospice is the first hospice in the Denver metro area to earn Level 4 status in We Honor Veterans, a joint program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and the Veterans Administration.
With 30 percent of our patients military veterans, we are proud to be recognized for our commitment and dedication to those who served our country.