Obituary, Harold D. Fraley, Northern Wyoming
He was born May 21, 1924, in
In January 1942, he joined the U.S. Marines. He served in the 2nd Marine Division at Guadalcanal --- where he was wounded --- and in the British Solomon Islands, Tarawa,
He then moved to
In May 1951, he married Ruth Watts in
On April 20, 1984, he married Jamie Ruth Neff and they made their home in Worland until August 1990.
After his retirement, they moved to Crazy Woman, south of
Mr. Fraley was a member of the 2nd Marine Division Association. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping in the
Survivors include his wife of Sheridan; one stepson, John Neff of Shelton, Wash.; two daughters, Dorothy Fraley of New Orleans and Joni Mauck of Billings; three stepdaughters, Joane Neal of Ephrata, Wash., Betty Versluis of Orofino, Idaho, and Sherily Simpson of Fairbanks, Alaska; three brothers, Fred D. and Clifford R. of Buffalo, and Claude J. of Utah; four sisters, Edith Exley of Ranchester, Iyone Crowley of Lysite, Doris Leibee of Buffalo, and Audrey Vail of Napa, Calif.; four grandchildren; 11 step grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, one brother and two sisters.
The service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday in the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.