Molly Ann Case


(June 10, 2006)

A second memorial service will be held Saturday, June 10 at 2 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Meeteetse for Molly Ann (Schwager) Case, 58, of Winnemucca, Nev., who died May 28 at Washoe Medical Center in Reno, Nev.

Memorial services were first held June 1 at the First Baptist Church in Winnemucca. Cremation has taken place.

She was born to Edwin and Frankie (Doores) Schwager on Oct. 20, 1947, in Cody. She grew up in Meeteetse and married John H. Finch. They had two children, John E. and Wendy, and later divorced.

Molly married Jim Case on Sept. 22, 1990, and they lived in Saratoga before moving to Winnemucca in 1996, where she worked as a budget analyst for the Bureau of Land Management.

While living in Wyoming, Molly enjoyed raising sheep and being a 4-H leader. In more recent years, she enjoyed photography, woodworking, her pets and restoring their 120-year-old house in Paradise, Nev.

Survivors include her husband Jim of Winnemucca; son John E. Finch and companion Debbie Smith of Spanish Fork, Utah; daughter Wendy Davis and husband Bob of Riverton; brother Eddie Schwager and wife Deanna of Lander; sister Nea Yetter of Cody; eight grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to the Meeteetse Partners in Education Scholarship Fund in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 W. Main, Riverton, WY 82501.