Bret Alan Whitaker, 49, of Casper, Wyoming passed away on March 19, 2021 in Englewood, Colorado.
Bret was born in Butte, Montana to Robert and Barbara Whitaker on July 31, 1971.
Bret went to Highschool in Midwest and graduated in 1990. Bret served in the Navy for three years before he was Honorably Discharged. Bret worked numerous jobs in the oil industry for 30 years.
Bret’s love of sports won him numerous awards and trophies growing up. Which includes basketball, football, wrestling, boxing and baseball.
Bret enjoyed spending time with his wife and kids. Watching his kids play sports, participate in 4-H activities and camping with his family at “the spot,” brought him a lot of joy.
Bret is survived by his wife Peggy, his children Blake, Marilyn, Sydnee, Kallee and Brody. Sisters Bonnie Lucero, Betty (Doug) Whitaker, Becky (Jim) Cook, Billie (Tom) VanMeter. Brothers Brian (Marla) Whitaker, Benton (Debbie) Whitaker, Burton (Nikki) Whitaker, Brad (Teresa) Whitaker, Barry (Kate) Whitaker and Bobby Whitaker. Father and Mother-in-law Dale and Betty Birkle, Sister-in-law Tonya (Lonnie) Porter and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bret is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Barbara Whitaker and brother Bart Whitaker.
A Funeral Service will be held at Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Avenue, Casper, Wyoming 82601, on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 10 a.m. with Pastor Becci Selby Sutphin.
A reception will be held following services at the Casper Shrine Club 1501 W 39th St. Casper, Wyoming 82604. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Scott Alan Miller Memorial Scholarship at Casper College, 125 College Dr. Casper, Wyoming 82601 In Memory of Bret Whitaker.
The family of Bret Whitaker would like to give a special thanks to all the medical staff at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, WY, Sergeant Courtney with the NCSD, Betty and Dale Birkle, Cyndi Miller, Susi Miller, Barbara Adams, Jeane Shreve, Pastor Nathan Doerr, and all of the personel at Basic Energy Services.
Arrangements are entrusted to Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Avenue, Casper, Wyoming 82601.