Gary Wayne France

LINGLE – Gary Wayne France, 68, passed away Oct. 15, 2019, at his home.

Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at All Saint’s Episcopal Church in Torrington with the Rev. Diane Carleton officiating. Burial will follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery in Lingle. Cremation has taken place.

Memorials may be made to the Waggin’ Tails animal Shelter in Torrington in Gary’s name.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Colyer Funeral Home and friends may send their condolences to the family at

Gary was born Dec. 2, 1950, in Scottsbluff, Neb., the son of Wayne Lee and Shirley Jean (Yates) France. 

He was a chiropractor and throughout his career had very successful practices in Torrington, Pine Bluffs and Cheyenne. Gary was an active member of the All Saint’s Episcopal Church in Torrington and very much enjoyed the fellowship there. He was also an avid dog lover and in his earlier years raised and showed dogs in the Rocky Mountain area.

Gary was a faithful son, taking very good care of his aging mother.

Survivors include his mother Shirley and his brothers Greg and Brad.

He is preceded in death by his father Wayne. 


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