LINDA LEE CLARK, age 71, of Pine Haven, Wyoming, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at the Close to Home Hospice House in Gillette, Wyoming.
Linda was born in Imperial, Nebraska, on August 6, 1941, the daughter of Ivan and Olive (Williams) Satchell. Linda lived in Imperial until the fifth grade, and then attended country school. She attended high school in Imperial while staying with relatives during the week. Linda graduated from Chase County High School in 1959 and then attended Cosmetology School in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and took the Wyoming and Nebraska Boards. She worked as a beautician from 1960-1963.
Linda met Sid Clark after he was discharged from the Marines in 1960 and the couple was married in 1963. After Sid became a Game Warden they lived in Laramie, Newcastle, Tensleep and Moorcroft. Linda and Sid lived in Moorcroft from 1971 to 1995 and then moved to Pine Haven after Sid retired in 1995. Linda worked as a Special Education Secretary for twenty-five years in Crook County and retired in 2003. She enjoyed golfing, sewing, and crafts. Linda was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Keyhole Country Club, and Friends of the Library.
Linda is survived by daughters, Vicki Clark of Morrill, Nebraska, Jodi Clark of Moorcroft, Wyoming, Jami Selfe of Moorcroft; brothers, Doug (Karen) Satchell of Billings, Montana, Bill (Jan) Satchell of Palermo; granddaughters, Courtney and Colby Hemphill; great-grandsons, Tyson and Tayvin; her beloved poodle, Tuffie; and by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by Sid, her husband of 50 years; both parents; both in-laws and a neice.
Memorials and condolences may be sent in Linda’s name in care of Walker Funeral Home, 410 Medical Arts Court, Gillette, Wyoming 82716 Condolences may also be sent via the website www.walkerfuneralhome.com
SIDNEY OSCAR CLARK, age 73, of Pine Haven, Wyoming, died Thursday, March 14, 2013, at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota.
Sid was born May 16, 1939, in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the son of Fred and Kathleen (Oshea) Clark. He graduated from Cheyenne High School in 1957 and following graduation he joined the United States Marine Core. Sid served his country from 1957 until receiving an Honorable Discharge as a Lance Corporal from the U.S. Military in 1960. After leaving the military he met the love of his life, Linda Satchell and the couple married on February 17, 1963. Together with Linda and family, Sid lived in Laramie, Newcastle, Tensleep and Moorcroft, Wyoming before settling in Pine Haven after his retirement in 1995.
Sid worked for Wyoming Game and Fish for thirty-five years and was a Game Warden for thirty-three of those years. After retiring from Wyoming Game and Fish he went to work for Fuller Construction.
Sid was a member of the Elks, the Wyoming Peace Officers Association, American Legion, VFW and the Keyhole Country Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing golf, trapping, woodworking, and leatherworking. He also enjoyed working with animals and visiting with people.
Sid is survived by daughters, Vicki Clark of Morrill, Nebraska, Jodi Clark of Moorcroft, Wyoming, Jami Selfe of Moorcroft; brother, Jim (Sheila) Clark of Cheyenne; sister, Sharon Brown of Cheyenne; granddaughters, Courtney and Colby Hemphill; and great-grandsons, Tyson and Tayvin.
He was followed in death by his wife of fifty years, Linda, and was preceded in death by both parents.
Memorials to benefit Pine Haven Ambulance and condolences may be sent in Sid’s name in care of Walker Funeral Home, 410 Medical Arts Court, Gillette, Wyoming 82716. Condolences may also be sent via the website www.walkerfuneralhome.com