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Clarence 'Bull' Armajo Jr.

Dec 27, 2012 - Staff

Clarence "Bull" Armajo Jr., of Lander, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, in a one-vehicle accident. He was 18 years old.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at Blue Sky Hall in Ethete. An evening service and wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at the home of Tom and Mary DeKing, 7 Lower North Fork Road. Interment will be in the Yellow Calf Cemetery in Ethete.

Clarence "Bull" Armajo Jr. was born Dec. 16, 1994, in Lander, the son of Lori DeKing and the late Clarence J. Armajo Sr.

He lived in the Ethete area as a young child, and then moved to Lander with his mother and siblings. He attended Wyoming Indian High School and schools in Lander.

His family said he enjoyed being with family and friends, hunting, riding horses, playing basketball, listening to music, playing video games and working with his grandfather and Tom's Wild Game Processing. He also enjoyed anything having to do with electronics, including breaking a few just to fix them. His family said he always had an air of brilliance in things he did, and he was proud of his work and had hopes of living an accomplished life. He always had a smile on his face and would try to cheer up people with his humor and presence. He was a grandson, brother, nephew, uncle and devoted father.

He is survived by his children, Reece Mathu, 1, Heaven Rain, 5 months, and a third on the way; fiancee Mary Spoonhunter; mother Lori DeKing; sisters Kyah, Ashtyn and Taylor; nephews Carnell and GavynLee; grandparents Tom and Mary Lou DeKing; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Morton Eli Armajo Sr. and Genevieve Armajo; father Clarence James Armajo Sr.; brother Kyle Armajo; aunts Cheryl Armajo Redhouse; uncle Michael DeKing; nephew Myron Perry Jr.; and niece Myah Corrine.

Services are provided by Wind Dancer Funeral Home.

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