Flags ordered at half staff tomorrow for former State Senator Mike Svilar

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matthew H. Mead has ordered the State of Wyoming flag be flown at half-staff at the Capitol in Cheyenne and in Fremont County from sunrise to sunset tomorrow,  Tuesday, December 4, 2012, in honor of former State Senator Mike Svilar who passed away November 30, 2012 in Riverton.  Senator Svilar represented Fremont County in the Wyoming House of Representatives from 1965-1966 and the Wyoming State Senate from 1967-1969.

Funeral Services for Svilar are planned for Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 10 a.m. in the gymnasium of St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Riverton, with a viewing scheduled for Monday, Dec. 3, from 5-7 p.m., at Davis Funeral Home.


  1. CVSFlags.com

    Rest in Peace Senator Svilar.

  2. Bette Geraud

    Please don't put old news in with new news ,is very irratating !

  3. County 10 News Desk

    Bette… Not sure what you are referring to. Could you be more specific?

  4. Danny Svilar

    And it's very irritating when people post comments like this on an article about a memorial, and its even more irritating when its a article about my father.

  5. Ruth James

    I think that he was an incredible man. I wish his family my deepest condolences. Thank you for sharing this heart warming story.
    Ruth James | http://nwflag.com/usflags.html

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