Michael Shawn McCulley (January 12, 1963 – April 21, 2022)

Michael Shawn McCulley (January 12, 1963 – April 21, 2022)

Michael Shawn McCulley, 59, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2022, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a lifelong resident of Rock Springs, Wyoming. He died following a sudden illness.

He was born January 12, 1963, in Rock Springs, Wyoming; the son of Basil (B.R, Mac) Raymond McCulley and Eileen I. Bertoncelj.

Mr. McCulley attended schools in Rock Springs and was a 1981 graduate of Rock Springs High School.

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He married Tammy Gail July 27, 2013 in Point of Rocks, Wyoming.

Mr. McCulley worked for H & N Goldfield Services for five years as a Valve Technician.

He loved spending time with family especially his grandchildren and wrestling.

Survivors include his wife, Tammy McCulley of Rock Springs, Wyoming; mother, Eileen McCulley of Rock Springs, Wyoming; one son, Zack Gail of Farson, Wyoming; two daughters, Brittney Stafford and husband Cody of Rock Springs, Wyoming; Rheanna Norton and husband Ray of Rock Springs, Wyoming; three brothers, Mark McCulley and wife Nikki Ann of Carlsbad, New Mexico, Kirt “Patch” McCulley of Bridger, Montana, Dennis McCulley and wife Sherry of Red Lodge, Montana; five grandchildren Payden, Oakley, Huxley, Elijah, Morgan; two aunts, Del Varley and husband Ed of Point of Rocks, Wyoming, Marilyn Bertoncelj of Rock Springs, Wyoming;  several cousins; one niece, Stephanie Martin; four nephews, Andy McCulley, Zachary McCulley, Shae McCulley, Jonathan Olson; 11 great-nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Benjamin and Goldie McCulley; maternal grandparents, Andrew and Alnora Bertoncelj; father, Basil (B.R. Mac) Raymond; one brother Niki McCulley; one cousin, James McCulley.

Cremation will take place; a celebration of life will be conducted at noon Sunday, May 1, 2022, at the Saddle Lite Saloon, 1704 Elk Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming. 

Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhomes.com