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Obituaries: Brady, Richmond, Lee

Bruce Edward Brady

Bruce Edward Brady, 65, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 4, 2021 at his home.

Bruce was born January 28, 1955 in Kittery, Maine, a son of the late Manus and Helen (Cyr) Brady.

Bruce served honorably in the United States Air Force for 29 and a half years, rising to F.E. Warren AFB Command Chief.  He was recognized as one of twelve Outstanding Airman of the Year for 1985.  He also enjoyed working as the Chief Human Resource Officer for Blue Federal Credit Union for 11 years.  He was very active in the community and served numerous organizations including Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, Military Affairs Committee, the Traveling Vietnam War Memorial, and President of Blue Federal Credit Union Foundation.  He was a lifetime member of the NRA and enjoyed outdoor activities such as camping, golfing, recreational shooting and riding his motorcycle.

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Any person that ever came into Bruce’s life he was happy to take the time to get to know and mentor.  He was generous, kind and always willing to step up and fill a void when he saw a need.  Bruce always put others before himself and his love for his family and friends knew no limits.  He will be remembered for his wonderful smile and the way he tried to make the most of each day he was given.

Bruce is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Robin Brady; son, Joshua Brady; daughter, Christine Coram; and grandchildren, Aidan and Cole Coram.

A celebration of Bruce’s life will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Blue Diamond Center, 2401 East Pershing Blvd., Cheyenne.  Cremation is under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.

Services are entrusted to Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home, 2222 Russell Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.


Shirley Ann Richmond

Shirley Ann Richmond, 82, of Cheyenne, passed away peacefully at home on January 4, 2021. She was born in Cheyenne on April 22, 1938 to John and Viola Ruegge, graduating from Cheyenne High School.

She married Kenneth Richmond in January of 1956 in Laramie. Shirley was interested in genealogy, ceramics, and was a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Survivors include 3 sons; Chris, David, and Chaz, 2 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, brother; Robert (Barbara) Ruegge, sister; Sidnie (Roger) Yearick, brother’s in-law; Charles Richmond, Donald (Jan) Richmond, and Earl Stuart, all of Cheyenne. She is preceded in death by her husband Ken, son, John Richmond, daughter Cindy, and other family members. V

isitation will be held Friday and Saturday from 9-5 and 9-4 respectively. Services will be at Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel on Monday Jan. 11th at 2pm. Burial will follow at Cheyenne Memorial Gardens. This funeral service will also be live streamed ten minutes before service time. Expressions of care can be sent to www.wrcfuneral.com.


Thomas R. Lee

Thomas R. Lee, Jr., 87, of Cheyenne passed away January 3, 2021 with Lucienne, his wife of 68 years, at his side.

He was born December 21, 1933 in  German Township, PA to Thomas and Mary Randolph Lee, Sr.  He married Lucienne Antran on October 11, 1952 in Cumberland, MD.  He was retired from AT&T where he served as the CWA Local 8201 President for many years. He was a member and officer of the Shy-Wy Amateur Radio Club, a longtime member of the Cheyenne Ski Club and a proud member of the Wyoming Democratic Party.

He is survived by his wife; children, Thomas Lee, III, James Lee, Sarah Lee and John Lee; 7 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers and 4 sisters.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 3 sisters.

Cremation has taken place under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby funeral Home. Services will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Thomas R. Lee, Jr. to the Save our Monarchs Foundation at P.O. Box 390135, Minneapolis, MN 55439 or www.saveourmonarchs.org. Plant milkweed seeds so the butterflies will come.


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