Donald F.  Stagner

Donald F. Stagner

Jan 6, 1936 - Feb 13, 2008
Funeral services for Donald F. Stagner, Jr. of Kinnear will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.

Cremation will follow.

A reception will be held at the Riverton Elks Lodge on Main Street, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.

There will be a viewing at noon on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Stagner died at Riverton Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008, at the age of 72.

Donald Fredrick Stagner, Jr., was born on Jan. 6, 1936, in Fort Washakie, the son of Donald Fredrick Stagner and Helen (Smith) Stagner. He was a life-long resident of the area.

He attended Military School in Denver and Riverton High School.

Mr. Stagner was a Wyoming rancher and raised horses. He had also worked in the oilfields and was a bar and restaurant owner.

His family said he enjoyed his work and collecting coins.

He was a life-time member of the B.P.O.Elks Lodge and a member of the Cattlemen's Association.

Survivors include a son, Donald F. Stagner III of Kinnear; daughters, Brenda Winkler and her husband Duane of Pagosa Springs, Colo., Kelly Stagner of Durango, Colo., Nicole Stagner of Seattle, Wash, and Tanisha Stagner of Lander; seven grandchildren, Justin Winkler and his wife Rebecca, Tabitha Winkler, Samuel Stagner, Taylar Stagner, Maya Quinanola, Brandon Stagner, and Matthew Winkler and his wife Lindsey; two great grandchildren, Kameron Winkler and Sydney Winkler.

He was preceded in death by his father, Donald F. Stagner; mother, Helen Stagner, and sisters, Joy and Donna.

Memorials may be made to the Shrine Hospitals for Crippled Children, in care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main, Riverton, WY 82501.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.