Jere Bogrett

Jere Bogrett

Jun 26, 1932 - Jan 28, 2022
A Memorial service for long-time Riverton resident and longtime business owner, Jere Willis Bogrett, 90, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at Davis Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place.

Mr. Bogrett passed away on Friday, January 28, 2022 in Riverton, Wyoming.

Jere was born on June 26, 1932, son of Carol and Florence (Vansickle) Bogrett in Riverton, Wyoming.

In December of 1952, he married Virginia Moss. Jere served in the United States Navy and the couple were stationed in various places.

In 1959, the couple moved back to Riverton when they bought Lee’s Cleaners which they owned and operated for the next 48 years, retiring in 1994. He also worked as a professional dog trainer, touring the country in competitions.

Jere was a lifetime waterfowler who became instrumental in getting the Ducks Unlimited Chapter in Fremont County started.

Survivors include his children, Laurie Bogrett, Bruce Bogrett, Sharee Weron, Korin Bartles and Kent Bogrett; 14 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Bogrett in 2007 and his parents.

On-line condolences may be made at TheDavisFuneralHome.com

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