Gary Lynn Farnam, 65, passed away December 16, 2020 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a resident of Rock Springs for three years and a former resident of Austin, Texas, Rapid City, South Dakota, Gillette, Wyoming, and Wright, Wyoming.
He was born on February 25, 1955 in Rapid City, South Dakota, the son of Raymond Farnam and Myrtle Christianson.
Gary married Tracy McGuire in Gillette, Wyoming on February 28, 1986. They later divorced.
After receiving his bachelor’s degree, Gary worked as a miner for a few different mines in Wyoming and Texas before working for Bridger Coal Company three years ago.
He enjoyed spending his time traveling and fishing.
Survivors include his daughters Crystal Gordon, Fayth Van Meter, Jamie Farnam; brother Terry Farnam; grandchildren Jerome, Gabriel, Arrianna, Naomi; and cousin Charlene Shoemaker.
He was preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Myrtle.
Cremation will take place and there will be no services at this time.
Condolences can be left at www.foxfh.com.