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Kincaid L. Duran

Sep 10, 2013 - Staff:  Kincaid L. Duran died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 43 years old.
A wake and Native American Church services will be ... [more]

Millard Irvin Meredith

Sep 10, 2013 - Staff:  Millard Irvin Meredith died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, due to pneumonia complications at Riverton Memorial Hospital in Riverton surrounded by family. He was 84 ... [more]

Julie A. Olson

Sep 10, 2013 - Staff:  Julie A. Olson died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at her home. She was 59 years old.
Per her request, cremation will take place, and there will be no funeral ... [more]

Rosemary H. Romer

Sep 6, 2013 - Staff:  Rosemary H. Romer died Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, surrounded by family at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 82 years old.
Memorial services will be at 11 ... [more]

David 'Chic' Spoonhunter Sr.

Sep 6, 2013 - Staff:  David "Chic" Spoonhunter Sr., of Arapahoe, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at his home. He was 61 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, at St. ... [more]

Loretta Fay Brown

Sep 6, 2013 - Staff:  Loretta Fay Brown died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 79 years old.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. ... [more]

Lauren Kurt Dewey

Sep 6, 2013 - Staff:  Lauren Kurt Dewey died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 54 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at ... [more]

John Big Knife

Sep 6, 2013 - Staff:  John Big Knife died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 84 years old.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, ... [more]

Kerry Dallin

Sep 5, 2013 - Staff:  Kerry Dallin, of Lander, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at his home. He was 54 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be ... [more]

Darrel Dean Wooledge

Sep 5, 2013 - Staff:  Darrel Dean Wooledge, of Sturgis, S.D., died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at the Department of Veterans Affairs Fort Meade. He was 87 years old.
Visitation will ... [more]

Coleen Kathryn Coleman

Sep 5, 2013 - Staff:  Coleen Kathryn Coleman died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. She was 52 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, ... [more]

Cornelius "Corney" Warren

Sep 4, 2013 - Staff:  Cornelius "Corney" Warren, of Riverton, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 70 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 ... [more]

Barbara Ann Nigro

Sep 3, 2013 - Staff:  Barbara Ann Nigro, formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at her home in Baker City, Ore. She was 76 years old.
Services have taken place.
She ... [more]

Grace Connell

Sep 3, 2013 - Staff:  Longtime Riverton resident Grace Connell died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Westward Heights Care Center where she had lived for more than eight years. She was ... [more]

Kenneth Jack Carey

Sep 3, 2013 - Staff:  Kenneth Jack Carey died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, in Lander. He was 73 years old.
Services were at noon Tuesday, Sept. 3, at Hudson's Funeral Home Chapel of ... [more]

Diana Suntych

Sep 3, 2013 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Diana Suntych died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at her home in Thermopolis following a period of declining health. She was 64 years ... [more]

Quin Blair

Aug 30, 2013 - Staff:  Quin Blair, of Cody, died of natural causes Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at his home. He was 101 years old.
Services will begin with a family prayer at 9:30 a.m. ... [more]

Mary Frances Wooten Stevens-Lane

Aug 28, 2013 - Staff:  Mary Frances Wooten Stevens-Lane, of Lander, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, with her family at her side. She was 87 years old.
There will be no services. ... [more]

Donna Jean Kramer

Aug 28, 2013 - Staff:  Donna Jean Kramer died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton after a lengthy illness. She was 79 years old.
Per her request, cremation ... [more]

Marcela Alcantar de Vargas

Aug 27, 2013 - Staff:  Marcela Alcantar de Vargas, of Riverton, died Aug. 23, 2013, in Fruita, Colo. She was 58 years old.
Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, ... [more]

John R. Horton

Aug 27, 2013 - Staff:  John R. Horton died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 84 years old.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at ... [more]

Charles R. "Chappy" Heider

Aug 22, 2013 - Staff:  Charles R. "Chappy" Heider died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. He was 99 years old.
Per the request of the family, ... [more]

Bruce A. Parrill

Aug 21, 2013 - Staff:  Bruce A. Parrill, formerly of Lander, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at his home in Laramie. He was 73 years old.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Jody Lopez

Aug 19, 2013 - Staff:  Jody Lopez, of Riverton, died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 56 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place. The ... [more]

Melvin 'Mel' Moen

Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Melvin "Mel" Moen, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 86 years old.
Per his request, cremation ... [more]

Nelson Richard 'Tex' Altsman

Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Nelson Richard "Tex" Altsman died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at Wind River Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Riverton. He was 88 years old.
Cremation and ... [more]

Nina Larson Shimek

Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Nina Larson Shimek, longtime Thermopolis resident, died of heart complications Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Billings Clinic in Montana. She was 80 years ... [more]

Cindy L. Maddux

Aug 14, 2013 - Staff:  Cindy L. Maddux, of Fort Collins, Colo., died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. She was 62 years old.
The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at ... [more]

Jean B. Peterson

Aug 13, 2013 - Staff:  Jean B. Peterson died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at the Nathan Adelson Hospice in Las Vegas. She was 85 years old.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, ... [more]

Kemper L. Sackman

Aug 13, 2013 - Staff:  Kemper L. Sackman, formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Homer, Alaska. He was 63 years old.
A celebration of his life will be 3 p.m. to 7 ... [more]