Fred Prestly Riddle


(Jan. 10, 1947 - July 15, 2010)Fred Prestly Riddle, 63, of Gillette, died July 15, 2010, doing what he loved, driving truck.

Fred was born Jan. 10, 1947, to Walter and Patricia (Thompson) Riddle in Cody. He was raised and educated in Cody, before moving to the family ranch in the Sunlight Basin, where he lived until the early 1970s.He spent six years in the National Guard.

Fred loved driving truck, four wheeling, being in the mountains and, most importantly, spending time with his granddaughters.His whole life was devoted to raising his family.

He is survived by his son, Walter “Toby” Riddle (Andrea) of Gillette; his daughter, Lori Riddle of Billings; two granddaughters, Haley and Cadance Riddle; and one sister, Mona Lisa Jacobson.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Walter Riddle.

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