August 4, 1944 – November 30, 2013
A funeral service for Lennie Throne, 69, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland with Reverend Andy Gudahl officiating. Interment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery.
Lenny Throne died Saturday, Nov. 30 in Cheyenne.
Lenny was born Aug. 4, 1944 in Walla Walla, Wash. the son of Leonard Daniel and Katherine Elizabeth (Rutt) Throne Sr.
He was raised and educated in Lincoln, Neb. He owned and operated Double T Trucking for thirty three years. He raised fourteen children, seven girls and seven boys. He enjoyed NASCAR, Las Vegas, hunting, fishing, racing his own cars, demolition derbies, and buying antique cars. He was married to Donnis Throne for twenty eight years.
He is survived by his children, Leonard Phillip “Buddy” Throne, Rose Throne, Rhonda Matthews, Angela Throne, Lennie Eugene Throne, Steve Throne, Marele Walker, Lensey Throne, Carla McClain, Penny Throne, Cory Gillaspie, Casey Gillaspie, and Joshua Jeramiah Throne; brother, Jim Throne; thirty plus grandchildren including, Blake, Brady, Tanner, Kody, Tyler, Danielle, and Timothy; numerous great grandchildren; and eight great-great grandchildren.
Lennie is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Ida Kennedy; and son, Danny Fuller.
Serving as pallbearers will be Buddy Throne, Tyler Walker, Steve Throne, Jim Kittell, Jimmy Throne, and Lee Shoop.
A memorial to the First Christian Church, 95 Nineteenth Street, Wheatland, WY 82201 would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.gormanfh.com