By clicking “Accept All Cookies”, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts. Learn More.
Nancy 'Patty' Medow

Nancy "Patty" Medow

Nov 3, 1935 - Feb 7, 2014
Nancy Patricia “Patty” Medow, 79 of Riverton, died on Monday, November 3, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation – Wind River. Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014, at 10:00 am at Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor David Magruder officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.

Nancy Patricia Williams was born on February 7, 1935 to James Ernest and Mildred Lucile (Alley) Williams in Carrollton, MO. She was one of three children and the only daughter. When she was in her late teens, she moved with her family to Missouri Valley where her father worked the Rudy Neils place.

On July 6, 1952, she married Ralph “Lewis” Medow in Riverton, WY. After their marriage, they worked the Medow family farm on Missouri Valley. Together they raised three children, two boys and one girl, Gordon, Robert, and Vicki.

She drove bus for Shoshoni School District while working the farm and being a full time homemaker. She was always there for her family.

She was a very active member of Trinity Lutheran Church. She was active in the L.W.M.L. with Trinity Lutheran Church and quilting through the church for benefits and those in need. She also held the positions of President and State President for the Good Shepard Auxiliary. She was a long time member of the Missouri Valley Club where she held the positions of President and Secretary.

Her family said that she loved gardening, growing beautiful flowers, sewing, knitting, going to the mountains in the summer and traveling cross country with her husband in their motor home. She also loved music and had a beautiful voice.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Lewis Medow; her son Gordon Paul Medow and his wife, Bonny; her daughter, Vicki Ann Medow; 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mildred Williams; her son, Robert Lewis Medow; her brothers, James Ernest Williams, Jr., and Sam Williams; and step grandson, Michael Anderson.

On-line condolences may be made to the family at

Memorials may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church and School or Good Shepard Auxiliary in care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2203 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home.