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2222 Russell Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: 307-634-1568
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Mainard Wacker

Mainard Wacker

Tuesday, May 9th, 1933 - Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Obituary

Mainard Wacker, 86, of Cheyenne passed away September 23, 2019 at Davis Hospice Center.

He was born May 9, 1933 in Scottsbluff, NE to Arthur and JoElla Wacker. He married Sarah Hawes on August 11, 1956 in Cheyenne. He was a veteran of the US Army and US Navy. He was retired from the Wyoming Highway Department as a civil engineer.

He was a member of First Congregational Church, American Society of Civil Engineers, National Academy of Science, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, Military Officers Association of America, National Model Railroaders Association, Train Collectors Association and City Band. He was a Sunday School teacher for adults and children, moderator of First Congregational Church and was active in the Colorado Brass Band.

He is survived by his wife, Sarah Wacker of Cheyenne; children, Jeffrey (Therese) Wacker of Indiana, PA and Jaye (Jenny) Wacker of Cheyenne; daughter-in-law Nancy Russell; and grandchildren, Brian, Elizabeth and Hannah Mae.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, John Mainard Wacker.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday at First Congregational Church with military honors and a reception. Private interment will be in Lakeview Cemetery.

Those who wish may contribute to Davis Hospice Center, First Congregational Church or Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra.

Services are under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home and condolences may be offered at www.schradercares.com.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, September 27th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, September 27th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    First Congregational Church
    Address
    3501 Forest Drive
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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  • Interment

    Location
    Lakeview Cemetery
    Address
    Pershing Blvd
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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  • Reception

    Location
    First Congrgational Church
    Address
    Cheyenne
    CHEYENNE, WY 82001
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Jerry Phelps

Posted at 11:08pm
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i would like to send my regards to all of you on the passing of your father ,husband and all around great gentleman, i always liked to talk to Mainard when i would see him in church he would say hi to me and put a grin on any ones face , Always shake a hand of anyone that he came up to or loved to play music with the family,I and my family send our thoughts and prayers to this loving family ,MAY GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERYONE

Lora Briggs

Posted at 11:02am
Sarah and family, so sorry to hear of Mainard's passing. Please know that we are thinking of you.
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Jim & Sarah

Posted at 10:53am
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You have our sympathy on the death of your Father.
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David & Brenda Hay

Posted at 10:23am
We are so sorry for your loss. Mainard was a great friend, mentor, and musician. We will always remember him fondly.
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