Learn our story, from the beginning and into the future.
Our funeral home, founded by J. Arling and Edvina Wiederspahn in the 1950’s and purchased in 1987 by Roger and Jane Radomsky and now Jon and Bridgette Radomsky in July of 2007, has been a part of this community for over 60 years. This modern facility, which was built exclusively as a mortuary, offers a large capacity, air conditioned chapel, convenient parking lot, closed circuit television and recording capability, Memorial Tributes on DVD, complete sound system, webcasting, easy one level access, an attractive fleet of vehicles, and warm surroundings to make you feel comfortable and at ease.
Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel is family owned and operated, serving all of Laramie County with no mileage fees. We offer traditional style funeral services, graveside services, cremation and memorial services, or transfer/shipping services to or from anywhere in the world you need. Whether you come to us when your loved one has died or when you want to make your arrangements in advance, we provide you with services tailored to your needs.
We have guided families of all faiths through the grieving process and serve families the way we would our own.
In a nutshell? Experience, professionalism, compassion, and empathy.
We've learned a lot over many years. Like how to present options without overwhelming. And how to meet the needs of many caring parties. People come to us in difficult times, and we respond kindness, calmness and expertise. Our goal is to create a beautiful occasion and make you feel welcome, always. We spend our days planning with families. We stay up to date with industry developments. And we make hard times a little easier.
Learn the legacy.
Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel of the Chimes was established years ago, and serving families has always been our focus. We take pride in being able to guide people through some of their most difficult days. We take pride in maintaining a setting that allows people to find solace. Celebrating life is our mission. That’s never changed. And with pride, it never will.
Who We Are
Meet our staff. Members of the local community make everything that happens possible. Together, we make this place amazing.
Jon is the CEO and President of Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel. He has lived in Cheyenne since 1972 and graduated from East High School in 1984. Jon graduated from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in 1987. He became a licensed embalmer in 1988 and the licensed funeral director of the funeral home in 1999. He is also a licensed pre-need funeral consultant. Jon loves the outdoors and is an avid bowhunter, fly fisherman and golfer. In 2012, Jon was inducted into the Cheyenne East High School Hall of Fame.
Bridgette is the Vice-President and Treasurer of Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel. She started in 1995 as a licensed pre-need funeral consultant and now manages all aspects of the business. Bridgette is a Cheyenne native and graduated from Central High School in 1984.
Jon and Bridgette have two children and are expecting their first granddaughter in February 2018. Their daughter, Jenna lives in Denver and works for Kaiser Permanente as a surgical technologist and son, Colt lives in Cheyenne and works for Southside Sewer and Water.
Jon and Bridgette purchased the funeral home in July of 2007 and continue the high standard of caring and compassionate service for the families of Cheyenne that was established by Roger and Jane Radomsky and is unequal in this area.
Amy is a native of Osceola, Nebraska. She moved to Cheyenne in 2001. Amy graduated from Wayne State College in 2001 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mortuary Science and also in Business Administration-Management. She graduated second in her class at Mid-America College of Funeral Service in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Amy was Master Artist of the Pi Sigma Eta Fraternity. In 2002, she received her Wyoming Embalmer’s License and is a licensed pre-need consultant. She is a member of P.E.O. Chapter AQ and Cowgirls of the West. She is a Cub Scout Den Leader and Committee Chair. Amy and her husband, Ben, have two boys.
Julie joined our staff in June of 2009. She has spent over 40 years in Wyoming and brings with her over 20 years of experience as a licensed Funeral Director, Embalmer, and Pre-Need Consultant. Julie attended the University of Wyoming and Wayne State College before enrolling at the Commonwealth College of Funeral Service in Houston, Texas, graduating in 1987 in the top of her class. She returned home to Laramie where she owned and operated her own funeral home for many years before selling it in 2003. Julie also served Albany County as their Coroner, an elected position, for 16 years, retiring in 2004.
Julie’s life has always been filled with lots of animals, including raising llamas for many years. She is a regular on the llama show circuit as well as an avid back country packer. She is a member of the Rocky Mountain Llama Association and the Alpaca and Llama Show Association of the United States where she served as President for several years. Julie currently sits on the board of directors for Wyoming Equality.
Virginia comes from Bayard, Nebraska, graduating high school in 1991. She went to Chadron State College in Chadron, Nebraska, earning her BA in Music Performance with a vocal emphasis in 1997. She has been Director of Music for the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church in Torrington, as well as Director of the Community Choir. She has previously lived in Torrington for over ten years where she served the greater Goshen County Community at Colyer Funeral Home starting in 2005. Virginia earned her Associate of Applied Science in the category of Mortuary Science from Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, Colorado becoming a licensed embalmer for the state of Wyoming in 2008. Virginia came to Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel in October of 2014. Outside of work she is an avid runner, enjoys spending time with her daughter, playing piano, and singing.
Pete is a Wisconsin native who joined us in April, 2007. He is a graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science. He also studied History and Religious Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. Pete is a Veteran of the United States Army and a licensed embalmer with the State of Wyoming. Some of Pete’s hobbies include hunting, fishing and exploring Colorado and Wyoming.
Steve was born in St. Louis, Missouri, but has called Cheyenne home since 1994 after being stationed at F.E. Warren AFB. He graduated from C.B.C. in 1990 and accrued many accreditations in Communications and Networking over twenty years, also maintaining his electrical license. He joined the Wiederspahn-Radomsky staff in May of 2014. Steve enjoys creating music, playing both drums and bass.
Sherry is originally from Lodi, Wisconsin but has called Cheyenne her home since 1984. She has been working for Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel since 1996 providing bereavement support for those experiencing the loss of a loved one. Sherry obtained a BA in Psychology and has over thirty years working in social service and psychiatric fields. Sherry and her husband, Matt, have two adult daughters and one grandson. She is a member of St. Mary’s Cathedral and enjoys running, hiking, quilting and spending time with her family.
Marilyn is a Cheyenne native who began with Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel in May 2014 as a part-time weekend Administrative Assistant. Marilyn graduated from Cheyenne East High School in 1988 and LCCC with an Associates Degree of Paralegal Studies. Outside work, Marilyn is passionate about her two favorite teams: the Kentucky Wildcats, and the Denver Broncos. Marilyn also enjoys spending time at the gym and the lake.
Denise is a Wyoming native having lived in Cheyenne all of her life. She graduated from Cheyenne East High School in 1983. Denise joined the Wiederspahn-Radomsky Chapel in June of 2009 as a night office assistant and receptionist.
Willy has lived in Cheyenne since 1970. He graduated from East High School in 1977 and enjoys working out, working in his yard and playing with his pets. Willy has been employed as a groundskeeper for Cheyenne Memorial Gardens since 2005.
Anthony is a Wyoming Native. He Graduated from East High School in 1989 and has been employed with Cheyenne Memorial Gardens as a groundskeeper since 2002. Anthony enjoys working out, watching movies, playing games and cooking.