Robert E. Caiola

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Robert E. Caiola

Robert E. Caiola
November 10, 1954 - January 21, 2014
Bob Caiola of Sheridan, Wyoming died in Lake Havasu City, Arizona on January 21 after a long illness; he was 59. Bob was a graduate of Big Horn High School Class of 1973, Sheridan College, and the School for International Training in Brattleboro, Vermont where he received a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies in 1977. Bob went on to receive a Master’s Degree in Extension Education from the University of Vermont in 1985. Bob loved to travel and spent many years living and working in Africa and Asia including Kenya, Swaziland, Niger, Egypt, Indonesia and North Korea. Bob also spent eight years in Cheyenne, Wyoming where he worked for the Department of Family Services.
During the last two years of his life he was lovingly cared for by his life-long friend Randy Gates (a 1972 graduate of Big Horn High School) and his wife Dee at their home in Arizona.
Bob was preceded in death by his mother Edna. Bob leaves behind his wife of 31 years, Nancy, his two children Bender and Katie all of Washington, DC, his parents Gene and Diane, brothers Brett (Nancy) and Joel (Brenda) all of Sheridan, brother Shane (Renee) of Rockford, IL, brother Joe Tuana, of New York City and uncle Therman (Joanna) Briggs of Sheridan. A memorial service will be held in Big Horn, Wyoming on June 28, 2014.
Memorial contributions in Bob's honor can be made to the Big Horn City Historical Society at P.O. Box 566 Big Horn, WY 82833 or to a place of the donor's choice.
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