Obituaries: Salazar, Arenas de Medina, Vosler, Price - Cheyenne, WY Cap City News
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Obituaries: Salazar, Arenas de Medina, Vosler, Price

Gabriel Salazar

Gabriel “Gabe” Salazar, 83, of Cheyenne, died on March 1, 2020 in Cheyenne.

He was born on April 20, 1936 in Wheatland, Wyoming.

Gabe served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict and retired as a computer programmer from the State of Wyoming. He loved spending time with his wife and going with her every morning for doughnuts, the Colorado Rockies, the U.S. Marine Corps, and his dog Koda. Mr. Salazar was very involved with the American Legion and was a past commander of American Legion Post 6 and the American Legion Honor Guard. He was also a member of VFW Post 1881 and the Marine Corps League.

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He is survived by his wife, Kathy “Kat” Salazar; children, Tony Salazar, Marina Pohlman, Gloria Kupec, Bobbie Hoem, Valerie Huerta, Elizabeth Couture, Kenneth Salazar (Susan), and Shantel Young (Scott); a sister, Lena Camacho; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Gabe was preceded in death by a daughter, Veronica; his parents; one brother; and four sisters.

Funeral Liturgy will be Thursday, 10:00 a.m., at Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel with military honors and burial to follow at Beth El Cemetery.


Maria L. Arenas de Medina

Maria L. Arenas de Medina, 84, of Pine Bluffs passed away February 29, 2020 in Pine Bluffs.

She was born December 10, 1935 in Morones, Zacatecas, Mexico to Luis and Manuela Arenas.  She married Priciliano Medina and was a homemaker.  She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Pine Bluffs.

She is survived by 5 daughters including Patricia Medina of Pine Bluffs; stepson, Daniel Medina of Denver; numerous grandchildren, including Julio C. (Britney) Reyes,  Carlos (Benae) Reyes and Uriel A. (Jezebel) Reyes all of Cheyenne; sister, Tomasa Arenas-Barrios of Texas and numerous great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and stepsons, David J. Medina and Jesse Medina.

Visitation will be Thursday 3:00-8:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.  A Vigil for the Deceased Will be Friday 4:00 p.m. and a Funeral Liturgy Saturday 10:00 a.m. both at St. Paul Catholic Church in Pine Bluffs.  Interment will follow in Pine Bluffs Cemetery.


Glenn Raymond Vosler

Glenn Raymond Vosler, 90, of Cheyenne, passed away on February 28th at Life Care Center of Cheyenne. Glenn was born on January 15, 1930, in Cheyenne. He was the 8th of 15 children, born to Floyd and Valborg Vosler.

Glenn graduated from Cheyenne High School in 1948, where he was a Golden Gloves Boxer. He joined the U.S. Navy and served in both World War II and Korean War. He married Sue Lyon in 1955, they had six children, Mike (Ranea), Scott (Lynn), Dottie (Gaylon) Buckley, Todd (Charlyne), Valree (Bill) Lopez and Cecil (Beth). Following his divorce Glenn married Maxine Allen in 1976.

Glenn is survived by his six children and his siblings, Betty Stoner, Norma Cooper, Richard Vosler, Dale Vosler, Virginia Baird; ten grandchildren; Aaron Vosler, Brett Vosler, Austin Vosler, Sean Buckley, Stacey (Mark) Brown, Kylie Vosler, Kelsey (Josh) Todd, Brandon Buckley, Shaylee Lopez, Rylee Lopez and five great-grandchildren; Mary Grace and Jonathon Vosler and Beau, Blake, and Blaire Brown.

Services are pending.


John T. “Jack” Price

John T. “Jack” Price, 89, of Cheyenne, died on February 29, 2020 in Cheyenne.

He was born on June 5, 1930 in Pocatello, Idaho.

Mr. Price served in the U.S. Army and retired as an engineer with the Board of Public Utilities. He was a lifetime member of the Cheyenne Engineer ‘s Club, served as president for the Golden K Club.. served on the Cheyenne historic preservation committee and was a former volunteer of Wagon Doctors. He loved woodworking, old cars, and steam trains.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia Price; daughter, Stephanie Price; stepson; Andy Jack; and granddaughter; Brianna Jack.

Mr. Price was preceded in death by his brother, James Price; sister, Katherine Price; and his parents, Henry and Beatrice Price.

Services will be Thursday, 2:00 p.m., at Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel with a reception to immediately follow at The Gathering Place.

Friends who wish may contribute in his name to the resident scholarship fund at Life Care Center of Cheyenne.


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