A memorial service for Travis Carroll will be held at the Community Church by the Lake located
across the street from First Mountain Bank, on Saturday, May 14, at 1 p.m.
Travis was raised in Big Bear from the time he was 4 years old. He was a member of the Bear
Mountain Race Team and the Snow Summit Race Team during his elementary, junior high and
high school years. He graduated from Big Bear High School in 1990, and attended College of the
Desert in Palm Desert for two years. Following college he worked at the ski slopes at Bear Mountain
and Snow Summit. He worked for the Municipal Water District for the past 15 years, and was a
paid call/ambulance Driver for the Big Bear City Fire Department for the past 8 years.
He leaves his mother Ruth, and father, Larry, and his older brother, Keith, a niece, Austin and
nephew, Nolan. Travis was 39 when he was killed when riding his mountain bike in Bermuda Dunes,
Calif. on April 14. Travis passed away from his injuries shortly thereafter at John F. Kennedy Memorial
Hospital. In lieu of flowers the family requested donations be sent to the Snow Summit Race Team in
care of Snow Summit. P.O. Box 1384, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315.