Hayden M. 'Pete' Blair,
Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News,
He was born on Oct. 28, 1919 in Worland, a son of Felix and Willie Blair. He was raised and educated in Worland, and graduated from
He worked in the Worland and Ten Sleep areas for a time after high school, then joined the U.S. Army in 1939. He served in the Pacific Theater during World War II.
He married Alma McCreery on Sept. 10, 1943 in
After the war they moved back to Worland, where Mr. Blair took over the family ranch, which they operated until 1958. The family then moved to Ten Sleep, where Mr. Blair worked on a ranch. He purchased
He continued to live in Ten Sleep until 1996, when he moved to
He was a member of the Ten Sleep Lions Club and VFW.
He is survived by his daughter Ann Patik and her husband Grant of Buffalo; and three grandchildren, Farrah, Garrett and Kurt Patik, all of Buffalo.
He was preceded in death by his wife in May 1989; by his parents; a son, Gary Blair; and a brother, Merwyn Blair.
Visitations are scheduled from 1 to 10 p.m. Friday at the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in
The service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ten Sleep Methodist Church, with the Rev. Ole Natwick officiating. Burial will be at Ten Sleep Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Stephen Ministry Program of the
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.