Gerald Wayne Goff (May 15, 1945 – December 10, 2016)


RIVERTON — Gerald Wayne Goff, 71, of Riverton, WY, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016, at his home in Riverton.

Gerald was a resident at Community Entry Services since January 2010.

He was previously a resident at SWRC in Rock Springs for many years.

He was born May 15, 1945, in Sundance, WY, the son of Lee Goff and Ruth Mowry Goff. With his birth, he joined a brother and sister.

Gerald was born to be a cowboy. He loved to wear cowboy clothes, boots, and Stetson hats. As a young boy, he rode horses on his grandparent’s farm where he was raised.

Gerald liked fishing and going out on the boat. He also enjoyed going camping and being in the outdoors.

Survivors include his sister Joyce Boke and a niece of Texas, a nephew of Washington DC, and his longtime caring friend and guardian Esther Brandt of Rock Springs.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Gene, and grandparents.

Cremation has taken place at Fox Crematory, Rock Springs. At his request, no funeral will be held.

Inurnment will take place in the family plot at the cemetery in Belle Fourche, South Dakota at a later date.

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