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Obituaries: Condelario, Bernard, Dickerson

Ronald Condelario

CASPER, Wyo. –

Ronald Condelario: August 5, 1942 ~ December 3, 2020 (age 78)

Ronald Lee Condelario passed on December 3rd, 2020.

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Ronnie was born in Lusk, Wyoming, on August 5th, 1942, to Bernard and Doris Condelario. He grew up and went to school in Casper, Wyoming, but spent summers as a kid in Lusk wrangling horses with his uncles.

At 15 years old, he met Patty Jo Thompson, and soon after, they married and had three children. They spent many years together making memories racing cars and motorcycles, hunting, and camping with friends and family. However, after several years together, they parted ways.

Ronnie later met Arlene Mary Carrera, and they married in 1978, and he gained four more children. They spent several years together traveling and playing golf. They made a home and always made sure the kids had what they needed.

Ronnie worked as an auto upholster all his life. He owned Ronnie’s Auto Trim and Casper Auto Trim. For a short time, Ronnie was in the bar business as the owner of the Avalon Club. At one time, he even owned and operated his own racehorse. He was most proud of playing a part in several historical reenactment films.

Ronnie loved the great outdoors, hunting, riding the wagon train, pack trips, packhorse racing, building cars, and just driving the back road. He had a passion for golf, even in the winter, playing in the indoor league.
Ronnie Loved his family. He was the go-to guy for everyone. He was a great friend to many; most friends even becoming part of the family. He enjoyed life and telling stories, and drinking a cold beer.

Ronnie is survived by his loving wife Arlene; children, Steve(Nadine), Trisha, and Rhonda Condelario, Jolynn Huber (John), Geraldine Fondren, James Fondren (Kathleen), and Mark Fondren (Teresa); grandchildren, Michael, Morgan, and Kyle Condelario, Jacob Huston, Chaz, and Lance Fondren, Kelly Owens, Sheila Smith, Kevin Huber, Charity Bray, Jessica Johnson, and 22 great-grandchildren; in addition to his brother, Larry Condelario, and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Jean Rush and Ester Lee, and brother, Bernard “Roy” Condelario.

Cremation has taken place, and services will be planned at a later date.
“The last goodbye’s the hardest one to say, and this is where the cowboy rides away.” – George Strait

Arrangements are entrusted to Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Ave. Casper, WY 82601.


Hector U. Bernard

Hector U. Bernard: 1941 – 2020

Ulysses Hector Bernard, age 79, of Glenrock, WY, died Friday, December 4. 2020, at Wyoming Medical Center.

Hector was born July 10, 1941, to Augustine and Josephine (Suarez) Bernard, the ninth of 18 children. He married Sharron Langan, of Roundup, MT, November 13, 1962. They had two children, Stacey and Michael. He became one of Jehovah’s Witnesses and was very active in the congregation.

Hector loved livestock and ranching and was very proud of his cows. He learned how to fly and partnered in the ownership of an airplane. He enjoyed hunting, and he and Sharron enjoyed helping an outfitter friend out of Cody pack into his camp. He and his wife enjoyed traveling in their RV and taking cruises. In fact, Hector enjoyed everything he did.

As a teenager, Hector groomed bulls that went to the Denver Stock Show. From there he got a job with the Allemand Ranch out of Douglas. After he married Sharron, they lived on the Allemand Ranch for 13 years.

Hector began working for Kerr-McGee Uranium Mine as a mechanic; he and his wife bought their own ranch; Hector went on to work on bridge construction as a welder, as well as at the Antelope Coal Mine. From there he retired to give full attention to their ranch, where they raised sheep, cattle, and for a short time, ostriches.

Hector was known for his laugh and good humor, and his willingness to help anyone. He was capable of many skills.

Hector passed away December 4, 2020, in Casper, due to complications following surgery.

He was preceded in death by his parents; 7 brothers; 3 sisters; and one granddaughter, Sharisa.

He is survived by his wife, Sharron of Glenrock, WY; daughter, Stacey DeSanti of Niwot, CO; son, Michael Bernard of Birmingham, AL; two grandsons, Kaleb Bernard of Birmingham, AL, and Skylar Gregory, of Niwot, CO; 1 brother; 6 sisters; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Due to COVID- 19, no services will be held.

Private burial will be on the family ranch.


Daniel Tyrell “Dan” Dickerson

Daniel Tyrell “Dan” Dickerson: 1986 – 2020

On December 6th, 2020, Daniel Dickerson lost his courageous battle with cancer.

He was born on May 5, 1986 in Buffalo, Wyoming to Dennis and Lisa Dickerson. Daniel grew up in Wyoming, and made Midwest his home. Daniel graduated from Wind River High School in 2004. He dedicated his time to working in the oilfield, spending time with family and friends, and enjoying the great outdoors – hunting, fishing, and dirt track racing. His love of the Big Horns will carry on in the heart of his young son, Noah.

In 2019, at the insistence of their son, he married the love of his life, Sally.

Daniel is survived by Sally and Noah Dickerson, and all of their fur babies – Spike, Wrinkles, and Mazie. He is also survived by his parents Dennis and Lisa Dickerson, his mother-in-law Rosemary Lewallen, his sister-in-laws Chrissy (Allen) Sosa and Annette (Ken) Smith, nephew Dusty Cooler, niece, Ashlynn Smith and his grandmother, Bessie Dickerson. He will be remembered warmly by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and more friends than we can count.

Daniel was proceeded in death by his brother, Dugal; paternal grandfather, Dugal W. Dickerson; and maternal grandparents, John Moore and Marcia Russell.

A celebration of Daniel’s life will take place at a later date.