LAKE HAVASU, Ariz. – Vicki Sue (Vurpillatte) Wiant, 78, passed away June 3, 2021, in Lake Havasu, Arizona, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on June 18, 1942, in Kokomo, Indiana to Ruth Vurpillatte. She moved with her mother and older sister to Lingle, Wyoming. She graduated from Lingle High School with the class of 1960.
On May 12, 1961, Vicki married Charles Paul Wiant. They recently celebrated their 60th anniversary. In 1964, Paul and Vicki moved their family to Cheyenne, where she has resided since. Vicki served as the Laramie County Treasurer from 1985-1999.
Vicki is survived by Charles Wiant, Pam (Bryce) Freeman, David (Patti Schneider) Wiant, Debi (Jim) Schmidt, Troy (Shawn) Wiant and Cody Wiant. In addition, she is survived by seven grandchildren: Lindsey, Kinsey, and Dylan Freeman, Taylor, and Schyler Schmidt, Hayden and Liam O’Hara, sister, Lynn Vurpillatte, as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Vurpillatte, two brothers, Jack and Donald (Buster), and sister, JoAnn Christensen.
Services will be June 30 at 11 a.m. at the Cheyenne Hills Church with a reception to follow at 12:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge. Grave site service in Saratoga will be July 1 at 2 p.m.