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Melvyn 'Andy' Anderson

Aug 22, 2014 - Staff:  Melvyn "Andy" Anderson, of Hudson, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at his home. He was 73 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at ... [more]

Ben Jerome Warren Sr.

Aug 22, 2014 - Staff:  Ben Jerome Warren Sr., of Arapahoe, died of natural causes Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at his home. He was 48 years old.
Funeral services will be Monday, Aug. ... [more]

Richard Meisinger

Aug 21, 2014 - Staff:  Richard Meisinger died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at the Nebraska Masonic Home in Plattsmouth, Neb. He was 84 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Rosalie Baker

Aug 21, 2014 - Staff:  Rosalie Baker, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. She was 87 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 ... [more]

Francis Sitting Eagle

Aug 21, 2014 - Staff:  Francis Sitting Eagle, of Arapahoe, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. He was 34 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at St. Stephen's Catholic ... [more]

Make no mistake, we're in an Iraq war again

Aug 20, 2014 - By Doyle McManus:  And the fighters of the Islamic State make al-Qaida look like Boy Scouts.

Every time President Barack Obama thinks he has succeeded in establishing ... [more]

The day after

Aug 20, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  There's no such thing as a boring primary election in Fremont County

Not everything is final from Tuesday's primary election while the final ... [more]

Connie Frances Big Medicine-Oldman

Aug 20, 2014 - Staff:  Connie Frances Big Medicine-Oldman died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Geary, Okla. She was 54 years old.
A rosary and wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at ... [more]

Linda A. (Sanford) Jarrard

Aug 19, 2014 - Staff:  Linda A. (Sanford) Jarrard, of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at home after a hard fought battle with cancer. She was 65 years old.
Services will be ... [more]

Eugene 'Gene' Culbertson

Aug 19, 2014 - Staff:  Eugene "Gene" Culbertson died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, from an internal infection at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 67 years old.
Services will be at ... [more]

Charlotte Waterman

Aug 19, 2014 - Staff:  Charlotte Waterman died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 74 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at 10 ... [more]

Ralph Albert Gasser

Aug 15, 2014 - Staff:  Ralph Albert Gasser died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 83 years old.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. ... [more]

Robert H. Moon

Aug 14, 2014 - Staff:  Robert H. Moon, formerly of Lander, died Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014. He was 81 years old.
Services were Friday, Aug. 8, at Clayton Kay Vaughan Funeral Home in ... [more]

Stuart P. Schmidt

Aug 14, 2014 - Staff:  Stuart P. Schmidt, formerly of Fremont County, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. He was 51 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at ... [more]

Dr. Clayton A. Arnold

Aug 13, 2014 - Staff:  Dr. Clayton A. Arnold died Tuesday, June 10, 2014, with his family by his side. He was 91 years old.
A private family memorial services has taken place. ... [more]

Charles 'Chuck' McCoy

Aug 13, 2014 - Staff:  Charles "Chuck" McCoy, of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 67 years old.
A memorial service with military ... [more]

Loren Anderson

Aug 13, 2014 - Staff:  Loren Anderson, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home. He was 89 years old.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Betty Van Alstine

Aug 13, 2014 - Staff:  Betty Van Alstine, of Jeffrey City, died with family at her side Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at home. She was 69 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Elizabeth 'Betty' Hinzer

Aug 12, 2014 - Staff:  Elizabeth "Betty" Hinzer, of Arapahoe, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 71 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. ... [more]

Katharine L. Smalley

Aug 8, 2014 - Staff:  Katharine L. Smalley died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 69 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken ... [more]

Michael A. Stone

Aug 7, 2014 - Staff:  Michael A. Stone, of Denver, died Thursday, July 31, 2014. He was 30 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be at a later date. The ... [more]

Carol A. Roskie

Aug 7, 2014 - Staff:  Carol A. Roskie died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. She was 54 years old.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, in the Wyoming Life Resource Center Chapel. ... [more]

James Peters

Aug 7, 2014 - Staff:  James Peters, of Lander, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at his home. He was 81 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at Holy Rosary Catholic ... [more]

Zetta Valera (Val) Woolner

Aug 5, 2014 - Staff:  Zetta Valera (Val) Woolner died after a four-year battle with cancer Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Rawlins. She was 52 years ... [more]

Keith Miller Dow Jr.

Aug 5, 2014 - Staff:  Keith Miller Dow Jr., of Ponemah, Minn., died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Red Lake Hospital in Red Lake, Minn. He was 28 years old.
A funeral service was ... [more]

Justin Steele

Aug 1, 2014 - Staff:  Justin Steele, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014. He was 26 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Davis Funeral Home. ... [more]

Carolyn Louise Anesi

Aug 1, 2014 - Staff:  Carolyn Louise Anesi died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. She was 88 years old.
A memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. ... [more]

Stacey Louis Swank

Aug 1, 2014 - Staff:  Stacey Louis Swank, of Riverton, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at his home. He was 46 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and no services have been ... [more]

Charles Robert Tucker

Aug 1, 2014 - Staff:  Charles Robert Tucker died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 94 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and there will be no ... [more]

Deland L. Robertson Jr.

Aug 1, 2014 - Staff:  Deland L. Robertson Jr. died of natural causes Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Benefis Health System in Great Falls, Mont. He was 41 years old.
Wake services will ... [more]