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Obituary: Melody Bachus

Melody Bachus

Melody “Wheelchair Melody” Bachus: 1974 – 2022

Melody Bachus was born to Sandra and Narvel “Bill” Schulz in Denver, Colorado, on Sunday, December 15, 1974.

Melody lived all over the United States until settling in Douglas. She was a woman with a quick wit, a large heart, and a life passion of helping people whenever and however she could. Although Melody has passed, her spirit lives on in her family through the tenacious love she filled them with. 

She was preceded in death by her father Bill; stepbrother Lonnie Owens of Pekin, Illinois; and stepsister Lynn Howard of Pekin, Illinois. 

Melody is survived by her mother and stepfather Sandy and Jeff Owens of Glendo, Wyoming; her four children Amanda Ross of Torrington, Wyoming, Briana Estes of Douglas, Kira Bachus of Casper, Wyoming, and Jason Bachus of Casper; her two grandchildren Sawyer Ross and Ezra Ross; her two brothers Wesley Schulz of Chicago, Illinois and Robert Mickle of Virginia; her two stepbrothers Ronnie Owens of Pekin, Illinois and Troy Owens of Casper; and her two stepsisters Lisa Adams of Wisconsin and Katie Moore of Pekin, Illinois. 

Celebration of life services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Ayers Natural Bridge Park, 208 Natural Bridge Road, Douglas, Wyoming. Reception to follow at The Club at the Douglas Community Club, 64 Golf Course Club, Douglas, Wyoming.

Due to limited parking at Natural Bridge, please consider carpooling. 

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Converse Chapel of Douglas, Wyoming, is assisting with the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.gormanfh.com.