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Rebecca R. 'Becky' Campbell

Feb 7, 2014 - Staff:  Rebecca R. "Becky" Campbell, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at her home. She was 61 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at ... [more]

Clair E. Wheeler

Feb 7, 2014 - Staff:  Clair E. Wheeler, of Casper, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Central Wyoming Hospice in Casper. He was 93 years old.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Margaret E. Boehler

Feb 6, 2014 - Staff:  Margaret E. Boehler, of Casper, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 89 years old.
A viewing will be at 3 p.m. ... [more]

Ruth M. House

Feb 6, 2014 - Staff:  Ruth M. House, of Riverton, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 89 years old.
Per her request, cremation has ... [more]

Ursula W. Sankey

Feb 5, 2014 - Staff:  Ursula W. Sankey died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Lander Regional Hospital. She was 76 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Blue ... [more]

Stephen R. Stone

Feb 3, 2014 - Staff:  Stephen R. Stone died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 61 years old.
There will be no services.
Stephen Ralph Stone was born Oct. 22, 1952, the son of Willie ... [more]

Dorothy Jean Chapman

Feb 3, 2014 - Staff:  Dorothy Jean Chapman died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Sugar Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Normal, Ill. She was 91 years old.
A funeral service will ... [more]

Robert 'Bob' Norris

Feb 3, 2014 - Staff:  Robert "Bob" Norris, of Atlantic City and Lander, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 70 years old.
A memorial service ... [more]

Joann Kanack

Feb 3, 2014 - Staff:  Joann Kanack, of Riverton, died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, from complications following cancer surgery at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper with her son Terry ... [more]

Ronald Snyder Sr.

Feb 3, 2014 - Staff:  Ronald Snyder Sr., of Ethete, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 84 years old.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 4, ... [more]

Joseph A. Secrist

Jan 28, 2014 - Staff:  Joseph A. Secrist, formerly of Pavillion, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at his home in Thermopolis after a battle with cancer. He was 70 years old.
Funeral ... [more]

Charles R. Adams

Jan 28, 2014 - Staff:  Charles R. Adams, formerly of Fremont County, died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in Payson, Ariz. He was 81 years old.
Services are pending.
Charles R. Adams was ... [more]

Bonnie Jean Lay

Jan 27, 2014 - Staff:  Bonnie Jean Lay, of Wheatland, died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at the Platte County Memorial Nursing Home in Wheatland. She was 85 years old.
A funeral service ... [more]

John D. Smith

Jan 27, 2014 - Staff:  John D. Smith died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Sparks, Nev., after a lengthy illness.
Cremation has taken place, and there will be no services.
John Smith was ... [more]

C.A. 'Buck' Buchanan Jr.

Jan 27, 2014 - Staff:  C.A. "Buck" Buchanan Jr. died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, after a short illness. He was 85 years old.
The funeral will be Friday, Jan. 31, in Uvalde, ... [more]

Floyd J. Wicks

Jan 22, 2014 - Staff:  Floyd J. Wicks, of Riverton, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River in Riverton, surrounded by family. He was 86 years ... [more]

Ronald 'Ron' Monroe Sr.

Jan 22, 2014 - Staff:  Ronald "Ron" Monroe Sr., of Arapahoe, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at his home. He was 32 years old.
A rosary will be Wednesday, Jan. 22, at Great Plains Hall ... [more]

Herbert "Herb" Holliday

Jan 21, 2014 - Staff:  Herbert "Herb" Holliday, of rural Riverton, died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at his home. He was 81 years old.
A viewing will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, ... [more]

Barbara Person Malischewski

Jan 20, 2014 - Staff:  Barbara Person Malischewski died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Lander Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. She was 67 years old.
Cremation has taken place, ... [more]

Royl C. Dvergsdal

Jan 20, 2014 - Staff:  Royl C. Dvergsdal, of Dubois, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at his home. He was 76 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service ... [more]

William S. (Bill) Hunt

Jan 20, 2014 - Staff:  William S. (Bill) Hunt died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper following a massive stroke. He was 81 years old.
A funeral mass ... [more]

James D. Thompson

Jan 17, 2014 - Staff:  James D. Thompson, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, with his wife and family by his side. He was 86 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 ... [more]

Kevin E. Paslay Sr.

Jan 16, 2014 - Staff:  Kevin E. Paslay Sr., of Roundup, Mont., died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. He was 53 years old.
A viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20, at Davis ... [more]

Betty L. Weis

Jan 16, 2014 - Staff:  Betty L. Weis, of Riverton, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Morning Star Care Center in Fort Washakie. She was 83 years old.
Per her request, cremation has ... [more]

Brian Francis Willow Sr.

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Brian Francis Willow Sr., of Ethete, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Casper. He was 49 years old.
A visitation will be 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, ... [more]

Michelle Allen

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Michelle Allen, of Riverton, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. She was 13 years old.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at Davis Funeral Home ... [more]

Haldis I. Shelton

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Haldis I. Shelton, of Riverton, died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 92 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 ... [more]

Edith L. Lee

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Edith L. Lee, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton. She was 89 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken ... [more]

Judy (Martin) Hartman

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Judy (Martin) Hartman died Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at Hope for Health Hospice in Riverton surrounded by family after a brave battle with cancer. She was 70 ... [more]

Daniel Lee Quincannon

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Daniel Lee Quincannon died of natural causes Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Riverton.
Graveside services with full military honors will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. ... [more]

Joseph M. Gose

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Joseph M. Gose died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 99 years old.
Services were Sunday, Jan. 12, in Decatur, Texas, with burial ... [more]

Jennifer Lynn Patterson

Jan 14, 2014 - Staff:  Jennifer Lynn Patterson, of Eaton, Colo., died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley, Colo., after a brief battle with cancer. ... [more]

Gabriel 'Gabby' Merton Shotgun Sr.

Jan 10, 2014 - Staff:  Gabriel "Gabby" Merton Shotgun Sr. died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in Billings, Mont. He was 42 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, ... [more]

Emanuel R. Schmidt

Jan 10, 2014 - Staff:  Emanuel R. "Smitty" Schmidt, of Lander, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at home. He was 93 years old.
Per his request, there will be no services.
Emanuel R. ... [more]

Sara Miller

Jan 10, 2014 - Staff:  Sara Miller, a longtime Riverton resident, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 49 years old.
Services will be in the ... [more]

Michael Bearing

Jan 10, 2014 - Staff:  Michael Bearing died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, in Phoenix. He was 50 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Blue Sky Hall in ... [more]

Eva Marie Sutton

Jan 9, 2014 - Staff:  Eva Marie Sutton died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Lander Regional Hospital. She was 70 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17, in ... [more]

Wayne Nelson

Jan 9, 2014 - Staff:  Wayne Nelson, formerly of Lander, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at his home in Cheyenne. He was 84 years old.
Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Jeffery Nathan 'Nate' Lupher

Jan 9, 2014 - Staff:  Jeffery Nathan "Nate" Lupher died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at home on his family ranch in Mountain View. He was 53 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and a ... [more]

Thelma Jean (Murphy) Mollman

Jan 8, 2014 - Staff:  Thelma Jean (Murphy) Mollman, formerly of Fremont County, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at Central Wyoming Hospice in Casper after a courageous battle with ... [more]