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Juan Carlos Galvan

Juan Carlos Galvan

Apr 12, 1991 - Jul 7, 2013
Juan Carlos Galvan, 22, of Riverton died on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 12, 2013, at 2:00 pm at Davis Funeral Home. Pastor Oswaldo Najera will officiate. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Davis Funeral Home from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Juan Carlos Galvan was born on April 12, 1991 in El Paso, TX to Juan S. Galvan and Carmen R. (Orozco) Salinas. He spent the first five years of his live in El Paso, TX and then moved to Riverton, WY, where he went to high school. He also traveled back and forth to Texas to see family.

He was baptized into the Catholic faith and grew up as a Christian.

He worked in the oilfields immediately following school. He worked near Big Piney and North Dakota. Most recently he worked for BP Conoco Phillips in Lysite.

His family said he liked fixing cars, camping, hunting, was on a travel spree lately, and was always surrounded by his friends. He had a very close relationship with his mother, his sister, Pricillia and his niece, Sophia.

He is survived by his mother, Carmen R. Solinas of Riverton; his father, Juan S. Galvan of El Paso, TX; his step-father, Alex Urbina of Riverton; his step-mother, Norma Galvan of El Paso, TX; his grandparents, Ofelia Rojo and Mercedes (Otis) Miller; his brother, Christian Galvan of El Paso, TX; and his sisters, Priscilla Galvan of Denver, CO, Jorgelina Galvan of El Paso, TX, Priscila Galvan of El Paso, TX and Karina Galvan of El Paso, TX.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Pedro Orozco.

Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. On-line condolences for the family may be made at