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Alice M. Prosser

Alice M. Prosser

Jun 29, 1963 - Dec 21, 2011
Memorial services for Alice M. Prosser of Thermopolis are at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at the Thermopolis V.F.W. Cremation has taken place.

Mrs. Prosser died in a vehicle accident north of Shoshoni on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011. She was 48.

Alice May Wurtz was born in Seattle, Wash., on June 29, 1963, the daughter of Donal Lee Wurtz and Jessie Gene (Hunt). She grew up in Seattle, Wash., during which time she often visited family in Thermopolis and Casper.

She later moved to Casper, lived at various times in Kirby and Thermopolis, and had been a Thermopolis resident since 1999.

On Aug. 17, 2008, she married Leon Eugene Prosser at the State Park in Thermopolis.

She worked as an independent circulation contractor for the Casper Star-Tribune for three years. Prior to that, she had been the Quick Mart store manager in Thermopolis for seven years.

Her family said that in the past she enjoyed crocheting blankets.

Survivors include her husband, Leon Prosser of Thermopolis; sons, Andrew Tanner of Seattle, Wash., and Christopher Prosser of Thermopolis who is attending the University of Wyoming in Laramie; a daughter, Suzzanna Tanner of Thermopolis; a brother, Karl Wurtz and his wife Jackie; sisters, Lelia Burchett and Kathy Tanner.

She was preceded in death by her mother and a brother, Donal Hunt.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.