Obituaries » Loretta M. Sellers
August 23, 1924 - October 3, 2017
Loretta Mae Sellers, age 93, of Buffalo, Wyoming, passed away Tuesday, October 3, 2017 after a long and interesting life. She was born August 23, 1924 in Cheyenne, Wyoming to Laurance and Madeline Stone.
Loretta attended schools in Colorado and Casper, Wyoming. She was the first female Deputy Sheriff in Wyoming at Casper. Loretta also served as Justice of the Peace there.
Upon moving to Buffalo, she became City Judge. She also organized lunches for seniors at the old high school before Meals on Wheels was in service. Loretta was a member of the Wyoming Peace Officers Association. She enjoyed her work and treasured her many friends. Kitty, Anita, Tom and Don were loyal friends who visited her during her housebound years of poor health.
During her younger years, she enjoyed a brief time ranching at Edgerton, visiting her three surviving half- sisters in other states, and the wild life and changing of seasons in Wyoming.
Loretta is survived by her son, Mark David Spencer of Montana; four grandchildren, David Spencer, Dana Mae George, and Joshua and Nathan Millek; and ten great grandchildren. Three husbands preceded Loretta in death, Lester Spencer of Colorado, and Paul Thompson and Dwight Sellers of Casper.
Loretta requested her ashes be spread in the Big Horn Mountains. There is no memorial service planned at this time.