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Dorothy Ferguson

May 4, 1925 — December 5, 2021

Dorothy Eileen Ferguson 96, of Cheyenne passed away December 5, 2021 at Davis Hospice Center surrounded by family.

Dorothy was born May 4, 1925 in Cheyenne, Wyoming to John and Mary (Hoffer) Salsbury. She married Walter Chester Ferguson on July 14th, 1943 in Pine Bluffs, Wyoming. Dorothy was a Ranch Wife for most of her life and family meant everything to her.

She is survived by her daughters, Kathryn Dianne Cooper of Wichita, Kansas, and Mary Louise (Terry) Anderson of DeSoto, Missouri; sons, Walter Chester (Kimberly) Ferguson III, of Ferguson Ranch, Cheyenne, Charles Mark (Angie) Ferguson of Ferguson Ranch, Pine Bluffs, and Thomas Paul Ferguson of Cheyenne, Wyoming; sister, Polly Gilpin of Cheyenne, Wyoming; sister-in-law, Lois Salsbury of Tulare, California; 17 grandchildren;  37 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Chester Ferguson; parents, John Henry Salsbury and Mary Louise Salsbury (Hoffer); siblings, John Henry Salsbury Jr., Inez Bertram, Richard Salsbury, and Stanley Salsbury.

A private graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Cheyenne.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Dorothy's name to  Plant Utah https://www.plantutah.com/support/ or you may mail donations to 901 Foxglen Road Hillsboro, Missouri 63050.

Services are under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home, located at 2222 Russell Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.

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