Lorraine I Bear.
Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News, Worland, Wyoming,
December 28, 1996, page 2.
WORLAND --- Loraine I. Bear, 66, died on Thursday, Dec. 26 in Worland.
She was born on June 4, 1930 in Upton, a daughter of Vern and Florence Cordingly. She was raised in Upton
and graduated from Upton
High School in 1948.
She married C. Eldon Bear on Jan. 16, 1951 in Rapid City,
They lived in Moorcroft, Casper
and Kaycee before moving to Worland, where Mr. Bear
worked for Black Hills Bentonite Co.
Mrs. Bear was a member of Big
in Worland. Her hobbies included visiting with friends, doing cross-word
puzzles, and spending time outdoors.
Survivors include her husband of Worland; three sons, Tim of Crawfordsville, Ore., Terry of Ten Sleep, and Tony of Connell, Wash.; three brothers,
Virgil Cordingly of Rock River, Kenneth Cordingly of Potosi, Mo., and Stanley Cordingly
of Thermopolis; and 12 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, a brother, and her
granddaughter Jamie Bear.
Visitations are scheduled for noon to 2 p.m. Monday at Big Horn Independent Baptist
Church in Worland.
The service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at Big Horn Independent Baptist
Church, with the Rev.
David Mullennex officiating.
Burial is scheduled for 4:45 p.m. Monday at the
Ten Sleep Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Big
Sue Ave., Worland, 82401.
Veile Mortuary of Worland is in charge of