Tammy Michelle Milleson

Jul 3, 2013 Staff

Tammy Michelle Milleson died Friday, June 28, 2013, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 45 years old.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at St. Margaret's Catholic Church with Father Demetrio Penascoza officiating. A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Davis Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place.

Tammy M. Milleson was born Feb. 10, 1968, in Lander, the daughter of Thomas and Peny L. (Nicol) Rogers.

She attended the Lander schools, graduating from Lander Valley High School in 1986. She then graduated magna cum laude from Chadron State College, receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education in 1990.

On June 22, 1991, she married David J. Milleson at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Lander.

She taught at Badger Clark Elementary School at Elsworth Air Force Base, S.D. She began working at Riverton Middle School as a sixth-grade language arts teacher in August 1998. She then went on to work as a reading intervention teacher at Lincoln Elementary and as a first-grade teacher at Aspen Park Elementary School.

Her family said she enjoyed fishing, riding snow machines, four-wheeling, camping and watching her girls in their numerous activities, including dance, hockey, softball and soccer. She loved to do anything involving her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband of Riverton; daughters Hally Rochele, Kelsey Laura Louise and Aubrey Janae; parents Thomas and Peny Rogers of Lander; grandmother Alma Nicol of Lander; mother-in-law Myrna Milleson of Lander; sister Shelli Hitshew and her husband Mike of Lander; brother-in-law Tom and his wife Cindy Milleson of Bozeman, Mont.; sisters-in-law Mary and her husband Chris Komloski of Frederik, Colo., and Nancy and her husband Gary Janousek of McCook, Neb.; nieces Makenzie Hitshew and Ashley Milleson; and nephew Tyler Hitshew.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Tom and Olga Rogers and Jule Nicol, and her father-in-law, James Milleson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the "Tammy Rogers Milleson Memorial Fund" via the First Interstate Bank in Lander or Davis Funeral Home.

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

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