James J. Royal

OBIT Royal, JamesFeb. 1, 1959 – Feb. 8, 2013

James J. Royal, 54, passed away early Friday morning on Feb. 8, 2013.

A private family service will be held in Basin at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Peace Lutheran Church.

Jim was born on Feb. 1, 1959, in Basin, Wyo., to Larry and Dorlene Royal.

He married Angie Huddleston in 1981. To this union Ashley Renae Royal was born.

In 2001 he married Cheryl Wirthlin.

Jim graduated from Basin High School in 1977. He attended University of Wyoming, graduated from Rocky Mountain College in Billings with a degree in Business; he then obtained his CPA certification. He was employed by Porter-Muirhead, Rosco Steel and WL Plastics as comptroller.

Jim was preceded in death by his father Larry Royal.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl; daughters Ashley and Amy of Casper; parents Walter and Dorlene Mayland of Basin; brothers Randy (Dawn) of Greybull, Wyo., Scott of Carson City, Nev.;  stepbrothers Scott (Tracey) Mayland of Casper, Wyo., Ben (Teri) Mayland of Basin, Wyo.; nephew Grant of California, nieces Mikayla of Carson City, Nev. and Brennah of Basin, Wyo.

Memorials to Rocky Mountain Oncology in Mr. Royal’s honor would be appreciated by the family.

Condolences for the family may be left at bustardsfuneralhome.com.

(Paid obituary)