Ellen Marie Attaway

y, age 61, of Casper, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2016 at Wyoming Medical Center. Ellen was born May 8, 1954 in Karnes City, Texas to Jack and Mary (Wilkinson) Attaway. Ellen was a lifelong resident of Casper where she graduated from Natrona County High School in 1972 and later attended Casper College. She was a product demonstrator at Sam's Club for many years. She was an avid Star Trek, Sci-Fi and old horror movie fan. She had a great love for her family. She was also a loyal pen-pal and made many friends from all over. Ellen enjoyed flowers especially purple flowers. Ellen was a member of Church of Christ. ​ Ellen Marie Attaway was preceded in death by her parents. Left to cherish her memory are her aunt and uncle; Ada and Ted Greer, siblings; brothers Phillip (Margaret), Alan and Tim (Kim) Attaway, sister Jackie (Jack) Watters, she is also survived by many nieces and nephews but will be especially missed by her nieces Jennifer Watters, Rachael Attaway and Sheri Poston. A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 beginning at 3:00 p.m at Newcomer Funeral Home. A Reception will be held afterwards at the Elks Lodge. Memorial contributions may be made to the donors choice in Ellen's memory. Ellen loved flowers and would greatly appreciate them. #oilcity #obits