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Jeanette A. Storm

Oct 4, 2012 - Staff

Jeanette A. Storm died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at the Wind River Health Care Center in Riverton. She was 96 years old.

There will be private family services.

Jeanette Ann Storm was born May 18, 1916, in Deadwood, S.D., the daughter of Maurice and Myrtle Flora (Penter) McClure.

She grew up at Mona where her family owned and operated a post office and store. She then married Lyle Storm and moved to her husband's family ranch near New Haven. The couple bought their own ranch on Medicine Creek in 1943. They lived there until they retired and moved to Hulett, and then moved to Riverton to be closer to family.

Her family said she enjoyed gardening and had her own flower and gift shop called The Flower Porch in Hulett. She was active as a 4-H leader and served for many years. She was a beautiful seamstress and an accomplished musician, playing several different instruments.

She is survived by her daughters, Lorraine Long of Riverton, Elinor James of Riverton and Phillis Goodman of Story; eight grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle Storm, who she was married to for 60 years before he died in 1997; her parents; sons-in-law Walt Goodman, Jim Long and Harry James.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Online condolences may be left at www.thedavisfuneralhome.com.

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