Places

  • Torrington is also known as: South Torrington, South Torrington, Wyoming, and Goshen County / Torrington city.

  • Torrington tourist attractions include: Fort Laramie National Historic Site.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jane Warren (teacher), and William Kent Krueger (writer and crime writer).

History

Torrington is the home of Eastern Wyoming College. Former Governor Stanley K. Hathaway was born in Nebraska but resided in Torrington. The city was founded by W.G. Curtis and named by him for his home town of Torrington, Connecticut. Originally a watering and coaling station for the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB), the blossoming town soon became the main source of civilization for nearby residents. With a post office (established in 1889) and several businesses, it became a central area of trade for that region of Wyoming. The town site was surveyed April 21, 1900 by Ashland B. Smith of the Lincoln Land Company of Nebraska, and in June the land was sold to its residents for one dollar by the president of the real estate extension of the CB Torrington was incorporated in 1908. When Goshen County was created from part of the northern end of Laramie County in 1911, Torrington and Lingle competed for the title of county seat. Torrington was eventually selected after its residents raised enough money to build the courthouse, which was...

The official website for the city of Torrington is http://www.city-of-torrington.org/.

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Torrington Obituaries

It was disclosed by Greeley Tribune on February 3rd, 2016 that Thomas C Loveland passed away in Greeley, Colorado.  Loveland was 66 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Thomas C's life.

It was reported by Grand Island Independent on November 1st, 2015 that Donna R miss Berck passed on in Aurora, Nebraska.  Berck was 74 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Donna R miss's life.

It was disclosed by Modesto Bee on September 10th, 2015 that Viola Pearl "Vi" Cogdill (Cruse) died in Modesto, California.  Ms. Cogdill was 84 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Viola Pearl "Vi"'s life.

It was revealed by Lynden Tribune on August 5th, 2015 that Clarence H "Mac" McCully passed on in Belingham, Washington.  McCully was 93 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Clarence H "Mac"'s life.

It was revealed on July 9th, 2015 that Ruby May Kentfield (Shepard) died in Torrington, Wyoming.  Ms. Kentfield was 101 years old and was born in Oxford, NE.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ruby May's life.

It was disclosed on March 12th, 2015 that Elizabeth Jayne Friedlan (Friedlan) perished in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Ms. Friedlan was 64 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Elizabeth Jayne's life.

It was disclosed by Yakima Herald-Republic on February 22nd, 2015 that Irene Crittenden (Koch) passed away in Yakima, Washington.  Ms. Crittenden was 87 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Irene's life.

It was noted by Greeley Tribune on January 23rd, 2015 that Robert E "Bob" Nazarenus passed away in Denver, Colorado.  Nazarenus was 82 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert E "Bob"'s life.

It was reported on November 5th, 2014 that Alva Richard "Dick" Sanders passed away in Kaanapali, Hawaii.  Sanders was 80 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alva Richard "Dick"'s life.

It was written on November 5th, 2014 that Alva Richard "Dick" Sanders perished in Kaanapali, Hawaii.  Sanders was 80 years old and was born in Torrington, WY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Alva Richard "Dick"'s life.

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Colyer Funeral Home
2935 Main St
Torrington, WY 82240
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Torrington City Cemetery
301 E 30th Ave
Torrington, WY 82240

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Wyoma Elaine Terland
She graduated from Torrington High School in 1976 and went on to earn an associates degree from Eastern Wyoming College ... Visitation: Friday, Nov. 5, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Stenberg Funeral Home Service: Saturday, Nov. 6, 2 p.m. at Big Timber Grade ...
http://www.torringtontelegram.com/v2_news_articles.php?heading=0&page=37&story_id=5571

Howard Adolph Haas
TORRINGTON, WY - -Funeral services for Howard Adolph Haas, 84, will be held at 2pm on Friday, October 29, 2010 at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with Reverend Curtis Hill officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the Valley View Cemetery.
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Randall Allen Herdt
Funeral services for Randall Allen Herdt ... Randy is survived by his wife Karen of Torrington, Wyoming; two sons, Torrie Herdt of Torrington and MM2 (SS) Jarrod Herdt and his wife Jamie of Great Lakes, Ill.; sisters Rhonda Harvey and her husband Doug of ...
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Funeral services for Randall Allen Herdt, 60, will be held at 2 p.m. ... Hospital in Torrington. Cremation has taken place, and no funeral services will be ...
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