A Memorial service for David Moudy will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Walker Funeral Home with Pastor Ricky Jones officiating.
David Michael Moudy, 43, of Newcastle, Wyoming, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Weston County Health Services in Newcastle, Wyoming, from cirrhosis of the liver.
David was born Nov. 10, 1975, to Vicki (Moudy) Mills. In 1977, they moved to Wright, Wyoming, and in 1981, he gained a stepfather, Billy Mills, and two stepsisters, Heather and Misty.
David attended Cottonwood Elementary and Wright Junior Senior High School, graduating in 1994. He then married Hazel PayPay and joined the U.S. Army the same year. They had a daughter (an Army brat) in 1997, just a few months before his discharge from the Army while in Killeen, Texas.
The family then moved back to Wright, Wyoming, where he worked for Fuller Construction. Their son was born in 1999 and the couple later divorced. David worked for B&B Roustabout for several years and later moved to Newcastle, Wyoming, to live with his grandmother. He worked for Oil City Supply and Pump Shop until they sold out. He then went to work for M & K Oil Company.
David was an avid Xbox and PS4 gamer, and he loved his cat, Ooglai.
David is survived by his daughter, Samantha Moudy; son, Stephen Moudy; parents, Billy and Vicki Mills; stepsister, Heather Orcutt, all of Gillette, Wyoming; and stepsister, Misty Dalgarn of Glenrock, Wyoming; grandmother, Barbara Moudy of Newcastle, Wyoming; along with several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Steve Moudy; and paternal grandparents, Clarke and Doris Mills.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to benefit funeral costs. Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Walker Funeral Home, 410 Medical Arts Court, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at www.walkerfuneralgillette.com