Patricia “Trish” Ann Kliche

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Patricia “Trish” Ann Kliche age 69, of Gillette, WY, passed away Wednesday, April 1, at her home from a long battle with cancer.

Trish was born on July 7, 1950 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England to Edith and Andrew Melvein. She grew up in Ipswich, England where she attended St. Mary’s Catholic School and earned her high school diploma. After school, she worked various jobs including a book binding company, various daycares, the Winnemucca, NV School District, and as a housekeeper for Holiday Inn and Motel 6, from which she retired in 2016.

After retirement, Trish enjoyed visiting family, knitting, travelling and being an active member of Journey Church.

She married Russell W. Kliche on May 29, 1981 in Houston, TX.

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Trish is survived by her husband; children, Sean M. Kliche stationed in Germany; Maxine Nice and Amy Jo Wright both of Gillette, WY; sister, Eileen Warren of Ipswich, Suffolk, England; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, Edith Youngman and Andrew Patrick Melvein; brother, Michael Melvein; sister, Pauline Fulcher; and son-in-law, Travis Nice.

There are no services planned per Trish’s request. The family asks that memorials be made in Trish’s name to benefit Heptner Cancer Center din Gillette. 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


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