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John "Jeff" Wilson

February 15, 1951 — May 31, 2021

John Jeffery (Jeff)] Wilson, 70, of Buffalo, WY, passed away on May 31, 2021 in his home.

Jeff was born in Aberdeen, SD to John and Cherie Wilson-Casey on February 15, 1951. He went to high school at Mounds View Senior High and graduated in 1969. He went on to earn a certificate in Business/Upholstery from Century College. He worked as an Electrical Project Manager for several electrical companies for more than 26-years. His favorite job was working as a Museum Guide at Fort Phil Kearney in Banner, WY sharing his love of history with anyone who would listen and when visitors would ask questions it made his day. He enjoyed being with his family and his friends. Jeff loved horses and was a horse whisperer in his own right. Jeff was a patriot, an honorable man, an authentic friend and someone whose integrity was unshakeable.

Jeff is survived by his wife, Adelaide “Addie” (Sand) Wilson, Buffalo, WY. Jeff is survived by his children Heather Wilson, Natalie Wilson-Haugen, Jesse Wilson (Lacey) and Zachary Wilson. Jeff is survived by his sisters Jackie (Larry) Lehman and Judi Neumann and nephews and nieces Dale Neumann (Colleen), Curt Lehman, Lexie Lehman, Obie Wilson (Debbie), Sonny (Jill) Wilson, Benjamin Wilson, and Kadie Wilson. Jeff is survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Jeff is preceded in death by his grandparents, parents and brother, Timothy Arthur (Paula).

A Celebration of Life service will be held for Jeff's family and friends from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thurs. July 1, 2021 at the Volunteers of America, Bill Daniels Chapel, 3390 Strahan Parkway, Sheridan, WY 82801. A light lunch will be served.

Memorial contributions may be made in Jeff's memory to the Volunteers of America, 1876 S. Sheridan Avenue, Sheridan, WY 82801.

Arrangements are entrusted to Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home , 600 CY Ave. Casper, WY 82601.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Starts at 11:00am (Mountain time)

Volunteers of America, Bill Daniels Chapel

3390 Strahan Pkwy, Sheridan, WY 82801

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