Joe Christopher Lain, 60, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 at his home in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a resident of Rock Springs for the past eight years and is a former resident of California.
Mr. Lain was born on August 5, 1959 in Worland, Wyoming; the son of Robert Lain and Amelia Ledesma.
He attended schools in Wyoming and Colorado; Joe was a 1977 graduate of the Steamboat High School.
Mr. Lain married Marietta Erika Burch on August 6, 1993 in Worland, Wyoming.
Joe served in the United States Navy.
He worked as a truck driver at FedEx Freight for many years.
Mr. Lain enjoyed traveling, barbecuing, fishing, skiing, going to Maine and hanging out with friends.
Survivors include his wife; Marietta Lain of Rock Springs, Wyoming, one son; Joey Lain, one daughter; Amelia Lain, two brothers; Daniel Mathews and wife Leisa, Davey Campbell and wife Pam, as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews including; Jacob, Sheri, Melissa, Leighanne, Jim, and Jason.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation has taken place and military graveside services and inurnment will be conducted at 2 pm Friday, August 7, 2020, at the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.
Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhomes.com.