Coons, Charles Wayne (March 25, 1928 - December 23, 2008)
Charles Wayne Coons
Douglas Budget - January 2, 2008Funeral services were held for Charles Wayne Coons, 79, on Dec. 27 at Bustard's Funeral Home in Casper. Interment and military honors followed at the Kaycee Cemetery.
Mr. Coons died Dec. 23 in Casper.
He was born on March 25, 1928, in Burke County, N.D., to Charles S. and Thelma E. (Christesen) Coons.
He served in the Army from 1950-56 and then worked in the oil fields.
He enjoyed garage sales and loved being with his family and dog, Simba.
He is survived by his daughter, Debbra Edelman of Douglas, Charlene Kittenger (Burton) of Casper; sister, Mavis Lund of Kaycee; seven grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Florence, parents Charles and Thelma Coons; sister Beth Kay; and great-grandson Dustin Smith.
Memorials may be made to Hoof Prints of the Past Museum in Kaycee.
Bustard's Funeral Home and Crematory was in charge of the arrangements.