NLJ Staff

March 1, 1933–Oct. 25, 2022

Barbara Lee Moudy, 89, of Newcastle, Wyo., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2022, at the Weston County Manor in Newcastle.

Barbara was born as the second child of four to Art and Ruth (Black) Cass in Pendleton, Ore., on March 1, 1933. She was a 1951 high school graduate. 

She married Stephen (Steve) Moudy on July 25, 1953. The couple had two daughters, Vicki and Julie. Barbara had moved in with her daughter Vicki in 2020 until June of 2022 when she moved to the Manor. 

She was an avid reader and loved doing word search puzzles. 

Barbara is survived by daughters, Vicki (Bill) Mills of Gillette, Wyo., and Julie Scott of Wright, Wyo.; grandchild, Jennifer (Josh) Hall of Wright; step-grandchildren, Heather Orcutt of Gillette, and Misty (Bill) Frieda of Glenrock, Wyo.; great-grandchildren, Samantha (Ronny) Dineen, Stephen Moudy, Billy, Coleton, Katie, and Amber Hall, Madison Mills; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Barbara is preceded in death by both her parents, a brother, her husband of 54 years and grandson, David Moudy. 

Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel, 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may be expressed at and


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