Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News,
TEN SLEEP --
Longtime Ten Sleep resident Jesse Vanarsdall, 87,
died on Sunday, Sept.
He was born on
July 6, 1909, near Eminence,
On Dec. 19, 1929 he married Carrie F. Carr in Westcliff.
In 1950 the
family moved to ten Sleep, where Mr. Vanarsdall first
worked for Curly Weaver and them the Moses family in their logging
operations. He worked for various other
loggers in the area before starting Vanarsdall Post
and Pole Co. in 1970. One of the
contracts he filled was for all the posts and poles for the cross-buck fence at
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, reading wildlife magazines and watching wildlife videos.
He is survived by
his wife of Ten Sleep; a son,
He was preceded in death by his parents; by a son, Lynn G. "Sonny"; two brothers; seven sisters; one half-brother; and by a grandson Harry L. Bennett.
Visitations are scheduled for 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Ten Sleep Methodist Church.
The service is
scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the
Veile Mortuary of Worland is in charge of arrangements.