Clowry C. Means

Aug 8, 2017 From staff reports

Clowry C. Means of Arapahoe died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at his home in Arapahoe. He was 50.

A rosary will be recited and a wake will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, at 1381 17 Mile Road. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church with Father Jim Heiser officiating. Burial will follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.

Clowry Clyde Means was born to Bruce R. Means and Bernadine H. Bell on Nov. 17, 1966, in Riverton. He was raised by Joe and Myrtle Oldman in his childhood days. He spent his entire life on the Wind River Reservation.

He worked as a cowboy at the Arapaho Ranch in Thermopolis, as a Sho-Rap firefighter, and also as a laborer and ranch hand.

He enjoyed working with horses and livestock, and his cowboy skills were often sought after by Miller's Ranch in the Arapahoe area.

"Clowry was an easy going person who never had a bad word about anyone," loved ones said. "He was a person who could be counted on to help anyone who asked for his help."

He is survived by his brothers Norbert Bell, Gene Bell, Leroy Means and Billy Means; sisters Anna Means and Mary Means Two Means; godson, Blue Stone Jenkins; cousins Tina (Larry) Makeshine, Francine Bell, Lawrence Bell and Lionell Bell; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bruce Means and Bernadine Bell Means, and brothers Bruce Means, John Means and Bert Means.Services under the direction of Davis Funeral Home