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Kathleen (Kate) Moore

Dec 6, 2013 - Staff:  Kathleen (Kate) Moore, also know as "Nurse Kate," died suddenly Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at home.
Per her request, cremation has taken place. A private memorial ... [more]

Ivy Pierson

Dec 6, 2013 - Staff:  Ivy Pierson, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, S.D. She was 83 years old.
Memorial services ... [more]

Nancy Ann Robertson

Dec 6, 2013 - Staff:  Nancy Ann Robertson, of Lander, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at her home. She was 75 years old.
A viewing is at 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at Holy Rosary Catholic ... [more]

Lenna Adams

Dec 4, 2013 - Staff:  Lenna Adams, of Lander, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Lander. She was 86 years old.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Chapel of ... [more]

Judy Jane (Sothan) Ahrens

Dec 3, 2013 - Staff:  Judy Jane (Sothan) Ahrens died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Riverton after a yearlong struggle with ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig's disease). She was 57 years ... [more]

David Shook

Nov 29, 2013 - Staff:  David Shook died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at his home in Riverton. He was 75 years old.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Trinity ... [more]

J. Frank Deshler

Nov 29, 2013 - Staff:  J. Frank Deshler, of Dubois, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 79 years old.
Per his request, cremation has ... [more]

Franklin J. Armajo

Nov 26, 2013 - Staff:  Franklin J. Armajo, of Arapahoe, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at his home. He was 71 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Great Plains ... [more]

Leigh "Conan" Morgan Henning

Nov 26, 2013 - Staff:  Leigh "Conan" Morgan Henning died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at his home in Lander. He was 68 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and celebration of life ... [more]

DeVon Elaine Bodan

Nov 25, 2013 - Staff:  DeVon Elaine Bodan, of Casper, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at home. She was 48 years old.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2, at Hudson's ... [more]

Ruth Claire Putnam

Nov 24, 2013 - Staff:  Ruth Claire Putnam died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River in Riverton. She was 84 years old.
Funeral services will be ... [more]

Martin 'Marty' George Bido

Nov 24, 2013 - Staff:  Martin "Marty" George Bido, of Lander, died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. He was 49 years old.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Martin (Marty) George ... [more]

Reuben B. Blumenshine

Nov 22, 2013 - Staff:  Reuben B. Blumenshine died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at Pathways Hospice in McKee Medical Center in Loveland, Colo. He was 89 years old.
Cremation has taken ... [more]

Hazel Ruth Hollenbeck

Nov 21, 2013 - Staff:  Hazel Ruth Hollenbeck, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 102 years old.
A viewing will be ... [more]

Bradford McClellan

Nov 19, 2013 - Staff:  Bradford McClellan, formerly of Shoshoni, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at West Park Long Term Care Facility in Cody. He was 77 years old.
Memorial services ... [more]

Alice May (Williams) Shanley

Nov 19, 2013 - Staff:  Alice May (Williams) Shanley died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. She was 91 years old.
Per her request, there will be no services. A private family gathering will be ... [more]

Virginia I. Loree

Nov 19, 2013 - Staff:  Virginia I. Loree died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, after a lengthy illness. She was 91 years old.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at Davis ... [more]

Sharon Kay McGurn

Nov 18, 2013 - Staff:  Sharon McGurn, a lifelong Wyoming resident, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Hospital in Denver, with her family by her ... [more]

Viola Pentecost Lorentzen

Nov 14, 2013 - Staff:  Viola Pentecost Lorentzen, a lifelong Wyoming resident, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013. She was 88 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, ... [more]

Theodore 'Teddy' Washington

Nov 13, 2013 - Staff:  Theodore "Teddy" Washington, of Arapahoe, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 60 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Duke Leroy Perry

Nov 12, 2013 - Staff:  Duke Leroy Perry died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Fremont County. He was 21 years old.
A visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, and continue all ... [more]

Joan A. Spoonhunter

Nov 12, 2013 - Staff:  Joan A. Spoonhunter, of Riverton, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 71 years old.
A rosary will be at 6 ... [more]

Melvin 'Mel' Hitshew

Nov 12, 2013 - Staff:  Melvin "Mel" Hitshew died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 76 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and no services will be ... [more]

Tamara Matilda Timbana

Nov 12, 2013 - Staff:  Tamara Matilda Timbana died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, following an automobile accident. She was 27 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at noon ... [more]

Tim Despain Pence

Nov 8, 2013 - Staff:  Tim Despain Pence, formerly of Lander, died Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Forest, Miss., where he was working as a field engineer for Raytheon Corporation. He was ... [more]

Bonnie L. Fields

Nov 8, 2013 - Staff:  Bonnie L. Fields, formerly of Fremont County, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Arvada, Colo.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at ... [more]

Fern Kathleen Dennis

Nov 8, 2013 - Staff:  Fern Kathleen Dennis died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 92 years old.
A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. ... [more]

Robert Bolding

Nov 8, 2013 - Staff:  Robert Bolding, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at his home. He was 82 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and military graveside services will be ... [more]

John Oldman

Nov 7, 2013 - Staff:  John Oldman died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Safe Haven Care Facility in Pocatello, Idaho. He was 72 years old.
A wake will be Thursday, Nov. 7, at Great ... [more]

Don C. Anderson

Nov 6, 2013 - Staff:  Don C. Anderson died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at his home. He was 87 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Davis Funeral Home with ... [more]