Apr 15, 2012 - StaffBruce E. Dannaldson, 62, died Wednesday, March 28, following a long illness.
Bruce Edward Dannaldson was born June 25, 1949, in Los Angeles to Ralph and Opal (Prettyman) Dannaldson. He grew up in Southern California.
Mr. Dannaldson served with the U.S. Navy for six years, stationed in Hawaii. He was a machinist, engineer and fisherman by trade, running a commercial fishing boat off the California coast. He also lived in Indiana and Nevada and came to Wyoming to be near his family.
His family said he enjoyed hunting, fishing and mining.
Survivors include his wife, Katie, of Shoshoni; son Paul and family of Missouri; daughter Sara Roth and family of Indiana; stepdaughter Frances of California; sister Susan Dannaldson-Arland and husband Ronald of Riverton; aunt Mary Jo Prettyman of Fresno, Calif., and numerous cousins.
He was preceded in death by his son, Samuel Edward, and his parents.
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