Shaylan Ted Carlisle age 29, passed away February 13, 2023 after a hard fought battle against
cancer. He died at his home in Fairview surrounded by family. He was born on August 26, 1993
to Janet Barbara Snow and Ted Neil Carlisle in Afton, Wyoming where he joined his older
brother Tanner (TJ) and his sister Cassidy.
Shay’s early years were spent up Tygee Valley, Idaho. He spent many happy hours playing in
Idaho and helping his father at the Star Valley Trout Ranch. In the fall of 1998, Shay was joined
by another mother in his life, Kathleen and brothers Mike and Mitch and sister Kate. He was
later joined by another brother, Jacob. Shay loved playing basketball in elementary school. He
loved playing with his brothers and sisters sledding, camping, and showing lambs. He spent
many happy hours at his grandparent’s ranch in Freedom, Idaho. He had happy times with
many cousins especially Garret. He loved his nieces and nephews and loved spending time with
Shay attended school in Star Valley and spent his senior year in Laramie, WY, where he
graduated in 2011. He attended college at Western Wyoming Community College in Rock
Shay was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing, hiking, snowboarding, and spending time in
the mountains. He loved traveling and adventure. He loved his friends and was always
surrounded by people. He had many interesting jobs including fly fishing guide, bartender, a
server, a garage door company, and his favorite job, as a framer.
He was a proud uncle and loved his nieces and nephews. Shay is survived by his parents Ted
and Kathleen Carlisle and Janet Barbara Snow, his siblings, brother Tanner Jay (TJ) and his wife
Amber, sister Cassidy (Matt) Larson, Michael (Jessie) Rider, Kate (Van) Astle, Mitchell (Jade)
Rider and Jacob Carlisle, his Grandma Diane Davidson and grandpa Vaughn Hamnett, his nine
nieces and nephews, many cousins, aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his
grandmothers: LouCille Turner Carlisle Hamnett, Jeri Snow, Cleone Crawford; his grandfathers:
Robert Neil Carlisle, George Edward Davidson, Lawrence Snow and Clifford Crawford.
Shay’s life will be honored at a celebration of life on his thirtieth birthday, August 26, 2023.