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Farron Eisemann

Farron Eisemann

Jul 23, 1955 - Feb 2, 2017

A Memorial service for Farron Hank Eisemann, 61, will be held 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the United Methodist Church with Pastor Echo Klaproth officiating. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. Memorial contributions to the Paradise Valley Helping Hands Club in care of Davis Funeral Home would be appreciated.

Mr. Eisemann died on February 2, 2017 at his home in Riverton, WY.

Farron was born on July 23, 1955 in Lander, Wyoming, son of Joe G. and Dorothy Irene (Maxson) Eisemann. He was raised on the Paradise Valley and attended schools in Riverton and Shoshoni, where he graduated in 1973. Farron farmed his entire life in the North Portal Sand Mesa and retired from farming in 2007.

Mr. Eisemann was a master of several musical instruments but was well known for his fiddle playing. He taught many students throughout the years to play the fiddle. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time with his family at the cabin, especially his grandsons. He is in the Guinness Book of World Records for being a 2 x World Champion Horseshoe Pitcher in 1967 and 1968.

He was a member of the National Horse Shoe Pitching Association, Fiddler Association, and was a past member of the Eagles and Elks Lodge.

Survivors include his wife Joan of the family home; daughter, Brandi Roylance and her husband Johnnie of Riverton; brother, Dr. Daniel Eisemann and his wife Ellen of Salsbury, Maryland; grandsons, Trystan and Ashton Gorley; and his beloved dog Schmutzig.

He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, sister, Joann Hill, aunts and uncles.

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