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William E. Willoughby

Oct 13, 2014 - Staff:  William E. Willoughby died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. He was 82 years old.
Funeral services were Thursday, Oct. 2, at the First United Methodist Church in ... [more]

Peter T. Epperson

Oct 13, 2014 - Staff:  Peter T. Epperson, Jr., of Dubois, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014. He was 42 years old.
A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Mt. ... [more]

Christine R. Confer

Oct 13, 2014 - Staff:  Christine R. Confer, of Rock Springs, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City. She was 86 years ... [more]

Jared Little Whiteman

Oct 9, 2014 - Staff:  Jared Little Whiteman, of Riverton, has died. He was 21 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at Great Plains Hall in Arapahoe with a wake ... [more]

Lee Andrew 'Andar' Shoyo

Oct 9, 2014 - Staff:  Lee Andrew "Andar" Shoyo died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at his home. He was 68 years old.
An evening service will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, at Rocky ... [more]

Fergus Frederick Ramier

Oct 9, 2014 - Staff:  Fergus Frederick Ramier, of Lander, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, in Riverton surrounded by family. He was 88 years old.
A memorial service with military honors ... [more]

Kennard Bird Burnett

Oct 8, 2014 - Staff:  Kennard Bird Burnett died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. He was 28 years old.
No services have been announced.
Kennard Bird Burnett was born Sept. 14, 1986, in ... [more]

Rebecca 'Becky' Van Riper

Oct 8, 2014 - Staff:  Rebecca "Becky" Van Riper died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Utah. She was 51 years old.
Funeral services were Wednesday, Oct. 8, in the Chapel of Mount Hope at ... [more]

Monica Jo Gambler

Oct 8, 2014 - Staff:  Monica Jo Gambler died from injuries sustained in a car accident Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Fort Washakie. She was 11 years old.
An evening prayer service ... [more]

N.D. Thomas

Oct 7, 2014 - Staff:  N.D. Thomas, of Riverton, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home with his wife and family by his side. He was 86 years old.
A funeral ... [more]

Cecil Eldred Meeks

Oct 7, 2014 - Staff:  Cecil Eldred Meeks, formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, at his home in Big Piney. He was 77 years old.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, ... [more]

Michelle Leigh 'Shell' (Harris) LaJeunesse

Oct 7, 2014 - Staff:  Michelle Leigh "Shell" (Harris) LaJeunesse, of Riverton, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, in Riverton. She was 45 years old.
A wake was Monday, Oct. 6, at the ... [more]

Elizabeth M. Fagnant

Oct 7, 2014 - Staff:  Elizabeth M. Fagnant died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the South Lincoln Medical Center in Kemmerer. She was 93 years old.
The viewing and Rosary will be at 6 ... [more]

Candice 'Candi' Louise Caskey

Oct 2, 2014 - Staff:  Candice "Candi" Louise Caskey, of Lander, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. She was 54 years old.
Funeral services will be at 1 ... [more]

Tanner Joe Clark

Oct 2, 2014 - Staff:  Tanner Joe Clark, of the Riverton and Pavillion area, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Greater Natural Buttes Basin of Utah. He was 25 years old.
A celebration ... [more]

George Gildehous

Sep 30, 2014 - Staff:  George Gildehous, of Riverton, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. He was 94 years old.
Cremation has taken ... [more]

Jerald D. 'Jerry' Jacobson

Sep 30, 2014 - Staff:  Jerald D. "Jerry" Jacobson died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at his home in Boise, Idaho. He was 89 years old.
A memorial service will be next summer in Jackson. ... [more]

Maxine Ardell Hanway-Mildenberger

Sep 29, 2014 - Staff:  Maxine Ardell Hanway-Mildenberger died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in Sequim, Wash. She was 47 years old.
A rosary will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at 789 ... [more]

Almira Olive Duncan

Sep 29, 2014 - Staff:  Almira Olive Duncan, of Lander, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at the Sheridan VA Medical Center. She was 102 years old.
A private service has taken place. ... [more]

Gladys L. Rettinghouse

Sep 29, 2014 - Staff:  Gladys L. Rettinghouse, formerly of Riverton, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Sheridan Manor Living Center in Sheridan. She was 87 years old.
Visitation will ... [more]

Warren Douglas 'Chip' Carruth Jr.

Sep 29, 2014 - Staff:  Warren Douglas "Chip" Carruth Jr., formerly of Riverton, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, in Las Vegas. He was 43 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and a ... [more]

Michael Ray Mahaffey

Sep 29, 2014 - Staff:  Michael Ray Mahaffey, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. He was 58 years old.
A celebration of life service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. ... [more]

Norman Dale Hughes

Sep 26, 2014 - Staff:  Norman Dale Hughes, of Lander, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 54 years old.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Patrick Michael Wintermote

Sep 26, 2014 - Staff:  Patrick Michael Wintermote, of Shoshoni, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 30 years old.
Funeral services will be at 1 ... [more]

Susan Sunada

Sep 25, 2014 - Staff:  Susan Sunada died Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at the home of her daughter Sheila Newlin in Riverton. She was 91 years old.
There were no services. Burial was at ... [more]

Elsie L. Reed Ford

Sep 24, 2014 - Staff:  Elsie L. Reed Ford, of Riverton, died at 3:40 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at her home surrounded by family. She was 80 years old.
The funeral will be at 10 ... [more]

Gerald C. (Savoy) Heinrich

Sep 22, 2014 - Staff:  Gerald C. (Savoy) Heinrich died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 75 years old.
A memorial service will be in the ... [more]

Rita McLaughlin

Sep 22, 2014 - Staff:  Rita McLaughlin, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Morning Star Care Center in Fort Washakie. She was 67 years old.
A memorial service was ... [more]

Dennis Francis Horyza

Sep 22, 2014 - Staff:  Dennis Francis Horyza, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Bullhead City, Ariz. He was 78 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and ... [more]

Clayton Warren

Sep 22, 2014 - Staff:  Clayton Warren, of Riverton, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at the University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora, Colo. He was 37 years old.
A rosary was Monday, ... [more]