Jul 11, 2017 - From staff reportsDouglas Arthur of Casper died Thursday, July 6, 2017, in Casper. He was 38 years old.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Great Plains Hall in Arapahoe with the wake to follow. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church with burial to follow at Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.
Douglas William Arthur was born May 7, 1978, in Casper, to Douglas William Behan and Cassie Marlene Arthur. He attended schools in Casper and received his GED from Roosevelt High School. He lived in Casper all of his life.
He was baptized into the Catholic faith. He also participated in the Native American traditions.
He was a cook at different places.
He also loved movies, yard work cooking, being around family and friends, and being out in nature.
He is survived by his mother and step-father, Cassie and Virgil Thomas Oldman; son, Douglas William Arthur Jr.; daughter, Jasmin Arthur; brothers George Arthur, Lloyd Oldman, Ernest Oldman and Talon Oldman; sisters Lisa Davis and Theresa Oldman; uncles Willie Arthur Sr., Darrell Arthur Sr., Tony Apodaca, Rusty Tabbatite, Steven Oldman, Curtis Oldman, Gordon Wanstall and Darrell Smith; aunts Lois Arthur, Julia Apodaca, Ruth Sanchez, Anna Miller, Elizabeth Duran, Marcie Behan, Juanita Manzanares, Brenda Lujan, Antonia Lujan, Sherry Lujan, Paula Lujan, Junie Oldman, Bunny Oldman, Lou Oldman, Cookie Oldman, Benita Oldman, Pam Oldman, Cheryl Wanstall, Caroline Wamstall and Marilyn Wanstall; grandparents Alice Headly, Eva Mead, Flossie Brown, Theresa Hanway, Katherine Hanway, Patty Hanway, Darlene Hanway, Buddy Oldman, Darrell Hanway, Paul Joe Hanway, and Wayne and Connie Brown; the families of Behan, Oldman, Arthur, Manzanares and Apodaca; and numerous cousins. The family apologizes if anyone was left out.
He was preceded in death by his father, Douglas Behan and Marilyn Behan.
Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home (TheDavisFuneralHome.com).
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