Crista Rae Mediate, 40, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Monday, October 22, 2012 in the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.
Crista was born December 14, 1971, in Sheridan, Wyoming to Frank D. and Agnes Faye (Bates) Mediate. She grew up and attended schools in Sheridan, graduating form Sheridan High School in 1990, Sheridan College in 1992, and attended the University of Wyoming for several years.
Crista worked at a number of different jobs in Sheridan. She had worked at K-Mart for 13 years as a cashier and had done marketing merchandising jobs for a number of stores over the years.
She enjoyed movies, reading, watching T. V., playing bongo, visiting friends and buying things for her nephews and nieces.
Crista was preceded in death by her father.
She is survived by her mother, Agnes Faye Mediate; one sister, Carla Kurtz, (Darryl), one brother, George Mediate, (Crystal), both of Sheridan; Kris and Amber Powers; six nephews and nieces; and best friend, Kelly Sawaya.
Funeral service for Crista will be 10:00 A. M. Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Champion Ferries Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Dill officiating. Interment will be in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery. Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.
Memorials in memory of Crista may be made to the American Cancer Society, 907 N. Poplar, Suite 185, Casper, Wyoming, 82601.