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Paul Curlyn Miner

Born - Sunday, November 26, 1911

Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska

Died - Monday, April 15, 1940

Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming

Buried - Thursday, April 18, 1940 - Lakeview Cemetery

Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming



Services for Paul Miner

to Be Thursday

Funeral services for Paul Miner 28, clerk in the Cheyenne police department who died at 10 p.m. Monday at Memorial hospital will be held

at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the Worland mortuary chapel and

will be conducted by the Rev. R. T. Caldwell.

Interment will be in the Lakeview cemetery.

Pallbearers have not been selected.

Miner, who died of spinal meningitis, was stricken at work Saturday afternoon and was taken to the hospital at that time.

Miner was born in Auburn, Nebraska, on November 24, 1913, and

moved to Cheyenne with his mother when he was eight years old.

He attended the Cheyenne schools, but returned to Auburn to finish

his high school education. He had been employed in the police department since the first of this year. Before that time he worked for the

 A. H. Reed Contacting company and at other jobs in Cheyenne.

 Three years ago he was employed for a time in Livingston, Montana.

He was a member of the Presbyterian church and of the the Elks Lodge, having transferred his membership from the Livingston lodge.
He was also a member of the Young Democrats organization here.

He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Joe Kurteki of Cheyenne,

 four brothers, Marvin and Don of Cheyenne:

Harold of Oakland, California, and Fred of Los Angeles, California;

 three sisters, Mrs. Robert Walden of Oakland, California; Mrs. Hollis Holcomb of Norfolk, West Virginia, and Mrs. A. B. Staley of Great Falls, Montana, and a niece, Betty Kay Miner of Cheyenne.

The funeral services will be attended by all of Miner's brothers and sisters.

Wyoming State Tribune


Cheyenne, April 16, 1940






Wife - Nellie Lucille (Cannon) Miner

Born - October 16, 1916

Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah

Father - Mark Leroy Cannon

Born - 1894 - Wisconsin

Mother - Florence Fay (Young) Cannon

Born - 1901 - Utah

Parents Married 1915



Son - Richard Paul Miner

Born - March 4, 1933


Daughter - Carolyn Faye (Miner) Hoppe

Born - September 28, 1935



Sister - Mary Marguerite Miner

Born - July 15, 1902


Brother - Harold Willard Miner

Born - December 17, 1903


Brother - Frederick Rohrs Miner

Born -October 9, 1907


Sister - Dorothy Pearl (Miner) Chapman

Born - November 14, 1909


Veteran World War IIBrother - Marvin Clayton Miner

Born - August 22, 1913


Sister - Hollis Grant (Miner) Ohm

Born - May 11, 1915

Brother - Ross Henry Miner

Born - June16, 1916


Veteran World War IIBrother - Donald Earl Miner

Born - July 20, 1920



Father - Willard Henry Miner

Mother - Ida Pearl (Rohrs) Miner


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