Mar 27, 1952 - Jan 27, 2020
Lynn Romer, 67, of Riverton passed away in Phoenix, AZ on Monday, January 27, 2020. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church. The funeral service will be at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
Lynn Rochelle Eells was born in Riverton, WY on March 27, 1952 to Robert “Bob” Dewayne and Lorretta May (Palmer) Eells. She attended schools in Riverton and graduated from Riverton High School with the class of 1970. She then went to college in Sheridan. She moved to Denver for a few years and then to Casper. She lived in Casper for many years then returned to Riverton where she raised her family.
Lynn was baptized into the Catholic faith and was a devoted member of St. Margaret’s Catholic Church and St. Pius Catholic Church in Billings, MT. She volunteered at St. Margaret’s School and Church filling in anywhere she was needed.
While in Casper, Lynn worked as a dispatcher where she met her future husband, Mark Romer. They were married on June 9, 1979 in Casper, WY. Together they had two children, Brandon and Nikki.
Lynn worked as a dispatcher, an aide at Lincoln School, was instrumental in the family business, Chopping Motors Lease Inc,, but her most important job was Mom which her children said she was the ultimate Mom and Grandma.
She enjoyed gardening, genealogy, being in the mountains, spending time at the family cabin, and traveling as long as she didn’t have to drive. She belonged to Xi Pi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and Daughters of the American Revolution. She loved her children and grandchildren and never missed an activity or sports event that they were in. She made many sacrifices for her children and grandchildren, she was always there for them no matter what. Lynn was the best friend, and she was always the first one there for everyone doing what needed done, she was selfless.
She is survived her son, Brandon Romer of Riverton; daughter, Nikki Stricker and husband, Mark of Billings; grandchildren, Mason Romer, Rylee Romer, Kennedy Stricker, and Kallyn Stricker; husband, Mark Romer; sister, Sue Hayden of Gillette; nephews, Jake Hayden and wife, Andrea of Laramie and Jesse Hayden and wife, Abby of Gillette; brother-in-law, Gary Romer and wife, Susan of Casper, and their children, Matt and wife Destiny, and Noelle Stengal; and numerous cousins, great nieces and nephews and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert “Bob” and Loretta Eells.
Memorials may be made to Riverton Ice Hockey Association, RIHA, in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.
On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.TheDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.