By Dahl Funeral & Cremation Service

Former farrier Michael Shayne of Bozeman, Mont., passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. He was 65.

He was born Feb 15, 1950, in Chicago, Ill., to Charles and Rose (Kaye) Shayne. 

Shayne earned his bachelor’s degree in anthropology at Northern Illinois University and then went on to earn a bachelor of arts degree at Montana State University. Before his accident he worked in Bozeman for more than 30 years as both a farrier and a ceramics artist.

In addition to pottery, Shayne enjoyed team roping, horses, wrought iron work, drawing and liked to dance. He will be remembered as possessing a sweet heart under a rough exterior.

A memorial service and scattering of Michael’s ashes will take place at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 at his home at 640 W. Hulbert in Bozeman.

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