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Ranson 'Randy' Ray Busby Rodabaugh

Dec 10, 2013 - Staff

Ranson "Randy" Ray Busby Rodabaugh, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013. He was 58 years old.

Services will be at a later date.

Ranson Rodabaugh was born May 10, 1955, the son of Floyd Jesse and Ilia Florance Radabaugh.

He attended Central Wyoming College and served 20 years in the Army National Guard.

His family said he loved the outdoors, the 1838 Rendezvous and life in general. They said he was a caring man and was always trying to help those in need. They said he was an amazing brother, husband, father, uncle and grandpa and will "forever be carried in our hearts."

He is survived by his wife and soulmate, Cheryl Lynn Rodabaugh; daughters Iva Lynn and Robert Lee Watson, Coretta Frances and Randy Jennings, Chenoa Lynn Minner and Michael Sanders, Crystal Lynn and Anthony Roy and Amanda Rodabaugh; son Jesse Ray Rodabaugh; grandchildren Brenda Watson, Malcolm and Rebecca Watson, Dyllin Scott Watson, Autumn Nichole Watson, Allen Micheal and Killie Jennings, Timothy Andrew Clingman, Cody Lane Clingman, Baily Elizabeth Clingman, EJ Montalbo, Lealand Michael Minner, Trinity Michelle Sanders, Joseph Anthony Michael Sanders, Treyden Dean Osmanson and Alexander Joseph Roy; great-grandchildren Wyatt Jacob Lee Watson, Sierra May Watson and Zander Jennings; brothers Ronnie "Griz" Rodabaugh and Carol and Chuck Rodabaugh and Linda; sister Janice Murphy; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Duane Thomas Rodabaugh and Floyde "Mannie" Manfred Rodabaugh; and four nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Cheryl Lynn Rodabaugh T53; Crystal Rodabaugh, 1242 S. Oak St., Casper, WY 82601 or Iva Watson, 311 W. Maple St., Rawlins, WY 82301.

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