John H. Roybal, 74, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
John was born December 15, 1946 in Costilla, New Mexico, a son of the late Frederico and Emma (Arellano) Roybal.
John attended Natrona County High School in Casper, Wyoming and later received his Bachelor of Education in mathematics and his Master of Education in mathematics from the University of Wyoming. He married Ann Jean Apodaca in Riverton, Wyoming on September 16, 1967 while serving honorably in the United States Army from 1969-1970.
John worked as a mathematics teacher at Carey Junior High School in Cheyenne for 22 years and also taught at Central High School for 12 years. His talents led him to serve as an instructor at Laramie County Community College for an additional 17 years. He was an active parishioner of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and he will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.
John is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Ann J. Roybal; son, Fredrick (Valerie) Roybal; daughter, Cindy (Eddie) Coronado; daughter, Heaven (Morgan Nason) White; two sisters, Anna Wilkinson and Diana Craig; and six grandchildren, Briana, Amber, Elena, Isabella, Kennedy and Lincoln.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Teresa Martinez and Priscilla Romero.
A Vigil for the Deceased will be held on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. A Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Wednesday, September 15th at 2:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. An interment service will be held on Thursday, September 16th at 2:30 p.m. at Wyoming Memorial Gardens in Casper.
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