NLJ Staff

Oct. 5, 1929–Nov. 26, 2018

Nadine Slagle passed away Nov. 26, 2018, at Weston County Health Services at the age of 89. She was born Oct. 5, 1929, in Scottsbluff, Neb., to Clarence Robert Herbison and Helen (Jones) Herbison. She attended school in Osage, Wyo., high school in Newcastle, Wyo., and graduated her senior year from Torrington, Wyo. After graduation she married Carl Junior Slagle. They ranched in Weston County for many years. After retiring, they sold the ranch and moved to Upton, Wyo. Due to health problems, they moved to the Weston County Manor in 2013. She stayed there until her death. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl; her granddaughter, Danette Jones; her grandson, Dustin Alexander; her mother, Helen, and step-father Glen Taylor; her brother, Bob Herbison; and her father, Clarence Herbison. She is survived by her daughters, Susan (Herman) Hafner, Donna (Ed) Hogue and Gail Dowdy (Chris Monger); six grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren. Memorial services are scheduled for a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Fidler-Roberts & Isburg Funeral Chapel of Sundance. Online condolences may be written at


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