Daniel “Pete” Miner, age 66, of Casper Wyoming passed away November 15, 2021, peacefully at his home surrounded by his loved ones.
Dan was born in Rangely, Colorado on October 21st, 1955, to Edith and Robert “Pete” Miner. Growing up in Casper, WY he attended Kelly Walsh Highschool and Casper College.
He worked for his father, Pete’s business Industrial Screen and Maintenance Inc. (ISM) starting in his teens and into early adulthood. Taking a break after the energy bust in the early 80’s, he signed on with a prominent electrical and mechanical contractor in New Mexico. Leaving New Mexico in 2000 he came back to Casper, WY to work with his father, and later purchasing ISM as his father transitioned into retirement.
During this time Dan used his knowledge and experience from the large contracting firm to propel ISM to new heights. He loved his work and was incredibly passionate about improving and finding solutions to existing drilling, fracking, and pumping equipment. He was always working on a new idea, some of which he was able to successfully patent, and ISM is still producing today.
He owned and worked as President of Industrial Screen and Maintenance Inc. for over 18 years. Retiring in 2018, selling ISM to his daughter, Lindsey and son-in-law Aaron keeping ISM a family-owned Wyoming corporation for the now third generation. As owner he took great pride in his business and providing employment for the many Wyoming and Colorado employees whom he considered to be family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two older brothers: Kenny and Dwayne.
He is survived by his wife, Denise (Lee) Miner, sister, Sherry (Miner) Wales, his daughter Lindsey (Miner) Robinson, her husband Aaron Robinson, granddaughters Carissa, Allie, and Bethany, daughter Shiloe (Lee) Robinson, husband Chad Robinson, grandsons Taylor, Ben and Bailey, Daughter Dawn Lee, granddaughters Krystal and April.
At this time services are tentatively scheduled for the middle of January 2022. Per Dans wishes this will be a “Big Party” in Celebration of his Life. All friends and family are welcome. We will be in touch with details at a later date.
Services are entrusted to Bustard and Jacoby Funeral Home.