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Russell Wass

October 3, 1952 — November 22, 2021

Russell Earl Wass, was born October 3, 1952 in Riverton, WY. He passed away at age 69, on November 22 2021.

He graduated from Natrona County High School in 1971.

Russ worked various jobs in construction, and pipefitting, before finding his trade in automotive refinishing. His love of hot rods and motorcycles led him to create some beautiful custom paint jobs.

Russ married the love of his life Nyna Wass, on November 1st 1975.

They raised four sons, while living in Wyoming, Colorado, and Missouri.

Russ loved fishing, playing his guitar, and leading worship service at church. He had a quick wit, and was always ready with a joke or funny story. He enjoyed most of all spending time with family.

Russ is proceeded in death by his mother Lucille, father Wallace, and brother Michael Wass. He is survived by his wife Nyna Wass, and four sons Conan and wife Clara, Kyle and wife Erin, Clay and fiancé Mandy, Kellen and girlfriend Jennifer and eight grandchildren, Kegan, Kalli, Kody, Endré, Elijah, Kindle, Ezra, and Ethney Wass. His brother Ron Wass, wife Michelle, and daughter Chance of Sarasota FL.

A Memorial service will be held at River of Life, 2955 E 2nd St Casper, WY December 18th 2021, at 2 pm. There will be a reception, after the service, please bring a covered dish.

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Saturday, December 18, 2021

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