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R Jay Owsley

R Jay Owsley, 63, passed away after a long illness on Sat., Oct. 9, 2021, at Thermopolis Rehabilitation and Wellness Center.

R Jay was born November 17, 1957, in Thermopolis, Wyo., one of six children of Vernon and Rose May (Selig) Owsley. He graduated from Buffalo High School in Buffalo, Wyo. He later returned to Thermopolis, Wyo., where he was gainfully employed as owner of a propane service and trucking company. He was married to Barbara (Geis) Owsley and to this union was born their son TJ Owsley.

R Jay's interests included snowmobiling, motorcycles, hunting and being with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his brothers, Rick, Rod and Brad Owsley; sister, Barbara Owsley (Hansen); and 3 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Vernon R Owsley; mother, Rose Mary (Selig) Owsley; and Randy Owsley.

A celebration of R Jay's life will be Saturday, Oct. 23 at 1 p.m. at the VFW Club in Thermopolis. 


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