June 27, 1945 ~ February 7, 2022 (age 76)


Funeral services for William Henry “Bill” Sinnard, 76, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, February 19, 2022 at the Frontier Baptist Church in Douglas, Wyoming with Pastor Tim Ricker officiating.

Bill died Monday, February 7, 2022 after a battle with cancer at his home near Douglas with his wife, Ginger, at his side.

Bill was born Wednesday, June 27, 1945 in Mount Auburn, Illinois the son of George Elmer and Harriett C. (Shartzer) Sinnard.  He left Illinois and lived in Nebraska and Colorado before moving to Douglas in 1974 as an electrician for Canyon Valley Electrical Company.  Bill worked a short time as a plumber prior to working for Converse County School District in the mechanical maintenance department for seven years, and then went to work for KN Gas Plant for 19 years and retired in 2008.  During his retirement years he would do day work for local ranchers and farmers and was very active in local associations.  He was a member of the Pony Express for 25 years, Converse County Sheriff Posse for 20 years. and Helluva Hunt for 30 years.  He also sat on the board of directors for the Historic Association and Fort Fetterman Association.

He enjoyed restoring old cars, loved working with horses, and participating in Calvary re-enactments.

Bill and Ginger (Cochran) Sinnard shared their lives together for 41 years. 

Bill is survived by his wife, Ginger, of Douglas; sons, William Sinnard of Douglas and James N. Sinnard of Texas; and siblings, Rose (Mike) Housos of Bandera, Texas, Lee (Kathleen) Barringer of Illinois, and Donald Barringer of Illinois.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Joe Sinnard, Sarah Blackwell, Allen Barringer, Butch Barringer, and Jimmy Barringer.

In lieu of flower, memorials to Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, New York 10306 or to Central Wyoming Hospice House, 319 South Wilson Street, Casper, Wyoming 82601 would be appreciated by the family.

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Converse Chapel of Douglas, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.

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Funeral Service
February 19, 2022

2:00 PM
Frontier Baptist Church
2345 East Richards Street
Douglas, Wyoming 82633

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