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2222 Russell Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: 307-634-1568
Lawrence Gunton

Lawrence J. Gunton

Sunday, October 10th, 1926 - Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
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Lawrence J. Gunton, 92, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away May 14, 2019 at the Davis Hospice Center surrounded by his loving family.

Lawrence was born October 10, 1926 in Cleveland, Ohio, a son of the late John H. and Rose (Wulf) Gunton.

Lawrence was a graduate of Willoughby High School in Willoughby, Ohio. He served in the United States Army during World War II and following his honorable discharge, he married Dorothy M. Christensen on April 4, 1947. Lawrence worked for the Wyoming Highway Department as an accountant for 37 years. Following his retirement, he enjoyed gardening, bike riding around town, and building with Legos. He will be remembered for his commitment to his love of his family and to the First Christian Church.

Lawrence is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy M. Gunton; two daughters, Carolyn R. (Dick) Gunton-Lewis and LuAnn L. (Dennis) Chaffin; one grandchild, Ruby (Kody) Zubrod, and two step grandchildren David (Stacey) Lewis and Pamela Lewis; two great-grandchildren, Rosalie Zubrod, Andrew Zubrod, two step great-grandchildren Ryan Lewis and Tyler Lewis; and two sisters, Ruth Gunton and Helen DePompei.

He is preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Robert Gunton, Norman Gunton and Roy Gunton.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home. A memory service will be celebrated on Friday, May 17th at 11:00 the First Christian Church. An interment service will follow at the Lakeview Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy in Lawrence's memory may be made to the First Christian Church.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home
    2222 Russell Avenue
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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  • Service

    Friday, May 17th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, May 17th, 2019 11:00am
    First Christian Church
    219 West 27th Street
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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    The Reverend Robert Brite
  • Interment

    Lakeview Cemetery
    Pershing Blvd
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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  • Reception

    First Christian Church
    219 W. 27th Street
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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Donations are being accepted for: FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH.


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Posted at 08:05am

My deep deep condolences to the Gunton family and friends: May you reflect on the precious memories that you have made with your loved one. Losing a loved one can cause so so much sadness and pain of heart. So, I would like to share what helped us when our precious daughter died and later when my precious husband fell asleep in death due to cancer. I appreciated the calls and visits from people from all over. But I also, recall just sitting down and reading different Scriptures and meditating on them. It was so comforting to read that God cares for us personally... (1Peter 5:6, 7). Yes, He cares, He sees our pain. And, He Jehovah God will in His due time do away with All sicknesses & death (Isaiah 33:24 & Isaiah 25:8). He is indeed a God of comfort. Oh, wow He promises the hope of seeing our precious loved ones again (John 5:28, 29) and says where (Psalms 37:11). He always keeps His word. I hope that these few Scriptures were of some comfort to you as they were to me.

Dianna Mellor

Posted at 07:05pm
LuAnn I am sorry for your loss of Dad.
I visited with him when he was at Point Frontier.
I worked with him and you at WYDOT.
Dianna Mellor , Glenwood, Iowa

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Posted at 09:33am
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Julie Straw & Virginia Kemper

Posted at 08:16pm
Our heartfelt sympathies to all of Larry's family - our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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George Poulos

Posted at 06:59pm
I worked with Larry for many years - I have always considered Larry and Dorothy very good friends - I feel blessed to know them - George Poulos

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