Chalmers Frank "Chub" McKenzie, 80, a lifetime area Rancher of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at V.A. Medical Center after a long battle with cancer.
Chub was born December 24, 1929 in Quietus, MT to Chalmers Frank and Katie E. Avery McKenzie. He served his country during the Korean War and was stationed in France. He married Roberta R. Elliott in Sheridan, Wyoming in 1958. He ranched on Dutch Creek a good share of his life and came to retire in Sheridan. The circle of his life was surrounded by his family, friends and all kinds of livestock.
Chub was preceded in death by his parents, and infant daughter Melissa, two brothers, three sisters and one grandchild. He is survived by his wife Roberta; his five children, Honye Miller of Sheridan, WY, April Shinkle of Yuma, AZ, Leanna Sadler of Sheridan, Wy, Kelly Rasmussen of Sheridan, WY, Ron McKenzie of Sheridan, WY, nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren all of Sheridan, WY, two brothers and two sisters.
A Day of Remembrance is planned for a later date.
Cremation has taken place