LeeRoy Evans


TORRINGTON – LeeRoy Evans was born on June 23, 1954 and was raised in Goshen County. He married Nancy (Adams) in 1983 and was married for 38 years. Together they raised three boys Travis (Jessica)of Cheyenne; Anthony (Lindsay) of Torrington; and stepson Shawn Albaugh (Tahnee) of Torrington. LeeRoy was a country boy at heart. He was a cowboy, farmer, truck driver, and he worked for the State of Wyoming Highway Department. The job he loved the most was being a grandpa to Hunter, Cooper, Ashlee, Katie, Sammy and Ethan and great-granddaughter, EriLee. He also had several adopted sons: Sean, Tucker, Jacob, Tyler, and Bronc.

LeeRoy was preceded in death by his mother, Winnie B. (Edmonson) Evans, his father, Clarence W. Evans, his brother Gene Evans, his sister Betty (Evans) King, brother-in-laws Gene Gayman, Dennis King, Bernie Matthews, and Oscar Johnson, and his sister-in-law Kathy Evans.

LeeRoy is survived by several siblings: Dorothy, Arnold “Buck” (Linda), Bob, Larry (Ronda), Dave (Cathy), Anita (Evans) Johnson, Don (Jennifer), and Carolyn “Susie” (Evans) Moehr. He was an active part of his many nieces and nephews’ lives and loved them very much. 

The family will be planning a celebration of life at a later date. Donations for LeeRoy can be found at GoFundMe or there is also a memorial fund set up at USAA. For account details, please contact Becky Harbick at [email protected]

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