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Tommy Lee Sakala

April 12, 1961 ~ April 23, 2021 (age 60)


Tommy Lee Sakala, 60, of Lusk, WY passed away April 23, 2021 at Niobrara Health and Life Center.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00am Saturday May 22, 2021 at the Congregational Church.

Tom was born April 12, 1961 in Denver, Colorado to Elmer and Betty Sakala. He grew up ranching and farming. Tom attended Elementary School in Colorado and High School in Utah, before moving to Lusk.

Tom met Jennifer at a local restaurant in Lusk, and the two were married August 12, 1989. They soon started a family, and had 2 daughters, Amber and Lisha. Together the couple ran a carpentry business. When Tom was not working he was an avid fisherman, hunter and outdoorsman. He was a loving and caring husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoyed striking up a conversation to any and every one while sharing a drink and playing a game of pool, cards, or dice.

Tom is survived by his wife Jennifer Sakala, daughters Amber Boutwell (Stephen), Lisha Robeson (Brynn), grandchildren Conner Boutwell and Akley Robeson. His brother Elmer Sakala & family, sister Vivian Fahy & family, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Tom was preceded in death by his mother and father.

Cards may be sent to the family in lieu of flowers.

There will be no graveside service.

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Memorial Service
May 22, 2021

10:00 AM
Lusk Congregational Church
120 East 5th Street
Lusk, WY 82225


Sakala Family
PO Box 162, Lusk WY 82225-0162
Tel: 1-307-340-0677

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