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Misty Collinsworth

Jul 30, 2014 - Staff:  Misty Collinsworth died Friday, July 25, 2014, in Green River. She was 34 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at ... [more]

Valeria Rose Arkinson (Engavo)

Jul 30, 2014 - Staff:  Valeria Rose Arkinson (Engavo), of Fort Washakie, died of natural causes Thursday, July 24, 2014, at her home. She was 66 years old.
Traditional services ... [more]

Frances Ruth (Lamont) Blumenshine

Jul 29, 2014 - Staff:  Frances Ruth (Lamont) Blumenshine, of Thermopolis, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Wyoming Pioneer Home in Thermopolis. She was 92 years old.
A ... [more]

Jahwee Jared Tarness

Jul 29, 2014 - Staff:  Jahwee Jared Tarness died Monday, July 21, 2014, at St. Luke's Medical Center in Denver. He was 1 day old.
Traditional Native American services were Monday, ... [more]

Evelyn R. Gimple

Jul 25, 2014 - Staff:  Evelyn R. Gimple, of Lander, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 98 years old.
Cremation will take place, and ... [more]

David Wes 'D.W.' Harry

Jul 25, 2014 - Staff:  David Wes "D.W." Harry died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at New Horizons Care Center in Lovell. He was 91 years old.
A viewing will be at 1 p.m. Monday, July 28, at ... [more]

Dansyl Fred Posey Jr.

Jul 23, 2014 - Staff:  Dansyl Fred Posey Jr., of Ethete, died at home.
Visitation began at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at the family home, 61 Lone Bear Lane, Ethete. Funeral services ... [more]

Peter 'Pete' Paul Chavez

Jul 23, 2014 - Staff:  Peter "Pete" Paul Chavez died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 74 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July ... [more]

Geraldine Johnston

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Geraldine Johnston died Monday, July 14, 2014, in Lander. She was 98 years old.
No services have been announced.
Geraldine Johnston was born in Turkey, the ... [more]

Mary Lou Henan

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Mary Lou Henan, a lifelong resident of Fort Washakie, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 19, 2014, at home. She was 80 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 ... [more]

Loretta May Eells

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Loretta May Eells, of Riverton, died after a short illness Saturday, July 19, 2014, surrounded by family at Help for Health Hospice Home. She was 86 years ... [more]

Dale E. Howard

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Dale E. Howard, of Lander, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Riverton with his wife, Nancy, by his side. He was 94 years old.
A graveside service will be at 11 ... [more]

Jimmy Dale 'Hoot' Gibson

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Jimmy Dale "Hoot" Gibson, formerly of Lander, died Friday, July 11, 2014. He was 75 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life service will ... [more]

Verle Dean Meeks

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Verle Dean Meeks, of Lander, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at SageWest Health Care. He was 76 years old.
Funeral services will be at noon Thursday, July 24, at ... [more]

David E. 'Lips' Pulver

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  David E. "Lips" Pulver died Friday, July 18, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. He was 61 years old. Cremation has taken place. Services will begin with ... [more]

Rosa Governale

Jul 21, 2014 - Staff:  Rosa Governale died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Lander.
She was 102 years old.
Services will be at a later date in ... [more]

Delin Dewey

Jul 18, 2014 - Staff:  Delin Dewey died Monday, July 7, 2014, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash. He was 39 years old.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 17, in the family ... [more]

Travis James McGill

Jul 18, 2014 - Staff:  Travis James McGill died Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. He was 33 years old.
Traditional prayer services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 20, at ... [more]

Angelo 'Hulio' Jenkins

Jul 17, 2014 - Staff:  Angelo "Hulio" Jenkins, of Arapahoe, died Monday, July 14, 2014, at his home. He was 35 years old.
A wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the ... [more]

Vonda Jo (Sides) Martinez

Jul 17, 2014 - Staff:  Vonda Jo (Sides) Martinez, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014. She was 49 years old.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the ... [more]

Larry Charles Obert

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Larry Charles Obert, of Riverton, died Thursday, July 10, 2014. He was 66 years old.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at Mountain View ... [more]

Lucy Mascarenaz-Esparza

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Lucy Mascarenaz-Esparza, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at her home in Ontario, Canada.
She was born in Riverton and graduated from ... [more]

Irma Eileen (Welch) Tomberlin

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Irma Eileen (Welch) Tomberlin, formerly of Riverton, died July 11, 2014, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was 89 years old.
Visitation is at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July ... [more]

Verna Ann Wagon No Ear Willow

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Verna Ann Wagon No Ear Willow died Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was 45 years ... [more]

Ivan Randall Wanstall

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Ivan Randall Wanstall died Friday, July 11, 2014. He was 50 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, at 842 Ethete Road. Interment ... [more]

Norman 'Norm' Davis

Jul 11, 2014 - Staff:  Norman "Norm" Davis, of Riverton, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 85 years old.
A private family service will be at ... [more]

James 'Jim' Anthony Sable

Jul 11, 2014 - Staff:  James "Jim" Anthony Sable, of Lander, died Friday, July 4, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. He was 91 years old.
Memorial services will be at ... [more]

Lyle Donoven

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Lyle Donoven, of Lander, died Monday, July 6, 2014, at his home after being diagnosed with cancer in September.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, ... [more]

Charles 'Chuck' Fenton

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Charles "Chuck" Fenton, of Hidden Valley, died Friday, July 4, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. He was 93 years old.
A memorial service ... [more]

Clarence E. Axtell

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Clarence E. Axtell, formerly of Fremont County, died of natural causes Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in Aurora, Colo.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 13, ... [more]