Herbert W. Ainsworth, Obituary, Northern Wyoming
WORLAND --- Big Trails native and longtime Big Horn Basin resident Herbert W. Ainsworth, 77, died on Tuesday, April 28, 1998 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Billings, Mont.
He was born at Big Trails on April 14, 1921, a son of Ray W.D. and Edith May (Brown) Ainsworth. He was raised at Big Trails and attended schools there.
He worked on ranches in the Big Trails area, then served briefly in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He married Doris C. Morton on Aug. 29, 1943 at Big Trails.
After the war, he returned to the Ten Sleep area to work on ranches, then worked for a short time at the beanery in Basin.
The family then lived at
Mr. Ainsworth worked for the Ramshead Lumber Co., for a year, then went to work for McClellan and MacQueen Construction as a carpenter and cement-finisher, retiring in 1986 after working for the company for 17 years.
Mr. Ainsworth was an active member of the
He is survived by his wife of Worland; his son, Dale Ainsworth of Worland; two daughters, Shirley Framness of
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitations are scheduled for 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Veile Mortuary, and from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Sunday at the
The service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the
Burial is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Ten Sleep Cemetery.