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Troy Donald Ogden

Mar 17, 2013 - Staff

Troy Donald Ogden of Riverton and Casper, died Friday, March 8, 2013, in Natrona County. He was 41.

A memorial service is planned for 3 p.m. Friday, March 22, at the Eagles hall, 306 N. Durbin Street in Casper.

He was born in Casper on Jan. 8, 1972. He graduated from Kelly Walsh High School in 1990 and worked as an independent contractor and in construction until the time of his death.

He was married to Tara M. Elmer on Feb. 14, 1996; they were married 15 years.

Mr. Ogden enjoyed spending time with his children, fishing, and camping. Family members said he was never apart from his dog, Honey.

He is survived by his wife, Tara Ogden, and their children Daniel, Kaitlin, and Guy of Riverton; his mother and step father Diana and Garnet Gray; his father Donald Tuttle; brothers Dale and Mark Tuttle; grandfather Don Carrier; longtime friend Angie Johnson; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; other family; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his adoptive father, Michael Ogden, and his maternal grandmother, Betty Carrier.

Memorials may be made to the family through the Newcomer Funeral Home (

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