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Evelyn Beitel

Dec 29, 2014 - Staff:  Evelyn Beitel died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. She was 81 years old.
A memorial service will be at a later date.
Evelyn Mae McCart was born March 17, 1933, in ... [more]

Duane 'Wayne' Friday

Dec 29, 2014 - Staff:  Duane "Wayne" Friday died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home surrounded by his family. He was 80 years old.
A prayer service will be at ... [more]

Alvina F. Smith

Dec 29, 2014 - Staff:  Alvina F. Smith, of Riverton, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River in Riverton. She was 92 years old.
Funeral services ... [more]

Jean C. Livingston

Dec 29, 2014 - Staff:  Jean C. Livingston, of Dubois, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. She was 79 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and a ... [more]

Kerry Elaine Underwood

Dec 26, 2014 - From staff reports:  Lander native Kerry Underwood died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
She was 35 years old.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Arlene Carol Brown

Dec 23, 2014 - Staff:  Arlene Brown died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. She was 72 years old.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, ... [more]

David Kurttila

Dec 21, 2014 - Staff:  David Wesley Kurttila, 50, formerly of Riverton, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in Hot Springs, S.D.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at Davis ... [more]

Michael John Anderson

Dec 17, 2014 - Staff:  Michael John Anderson, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. He was 35 years old.
There will be no services.
Michael John Anderson was born July 22, ... [more]

Leon C. Behan

Dec 17, 2014 - Staff:  Leon C. Behan, of St. Stephen's, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 35 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. ... [more]

David Wesley Kurttila

Dec 16, 2014 - Staff:  David Wesley Kurttila, formerly of Riverton, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in Hot Springs, S.D. He was 50 years old.
Funeral services are pending.
David W. ... [more]

Stefan 'Loc' Big Medicine

Dec 16, 2014 - Staff:  Stefan "Loc" Big Medicine died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton. He was 32 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Sally Alvarez

Dec 16, 2014 - Staff:  Sally Alvarez died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander due to a lengthy illness. She was 78 years old.
Traditional Indian ... [more]

Anthony 'Tony' Kenyon

Dec 11, 2014 - Staff:  Anthony "Tony" Kenyon, of Riverton, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at the St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck, N.D. He was 40 years old.
A memorial service ... [more]

Kenneth Calvin Hedelson

Dec 11, 2014 - Staff:  Kenneth Calvin Hedelson died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. He was 91 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken ... [more]

Robert 'Bob' Schenck

Dec 10, 2014 - Staff:  Robert "Bob" Schenck, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at his home. He was 75 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place, and there will ... [more]

Constance 'Connie' Hilyard

Dec 9, 2014 - Staff:  Constance "Connie" Hilyard, of Riverton, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at her home. She was 65 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, ... [more]

Glen Everrett 'Butch' Shriner

Dec 8, 2014 - Staff:  Glen Everrett "Butch" Shriner, of Riverton, died Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, at his home. He was 70 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 15, ... [more]

Wilfred Harvey Lake

Dec 8, 2014 - Staff:  Wilfred Harvey Lake, of Taunton, Mass., died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, of pancreatic cancer at Hants Community Hospital in Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada. He was ... [more]

Richard Farris

Dec 7, 2014 - Staff:  Richard Farris of Kinnear died Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, at the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City. He was 58 years old.
A rosary is held at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 8, ... [more]

Grace May 'Gracie Mae' Kehl

Dec 5, 2014 - Staff:  Grace May "Gracie Mae" Kehl died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 88 years old.
A celebration of life ... [more]

Listy Dawn Woody

Dec 5, 2014 - Staff:  Listy Dawn Woody, of Lander, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. She was 53 years old.
A visitation will be 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, in the Chapel of Mount ... [more]

Murray G. Shattuck Sr.

Dec 5, 2014 - Staff:  Murray G. Shattuck Sr., formerly of Dubois, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, due to complications after heart surgery in Chandler, Ariz. He was 74 years ... [more]

Bette Wolfe Martin

Dec 4, 2014 - Staff:  Bette Wolfe Martin, of Riverton, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 89 years old.
A graveside memorial service ... [more]

Loren Calvin Padgett Jr.

Dec 2, 2014 - Staff:  Loren Calvin Padgett Jr., formerly of Fremont County, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Idaho. He was 92 years old.
Visitation will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, ... [more]

Shawn Patrick Sturgeon

Dec 2, 2014 - Staff:  Shawn Patrick Sturgeon, of Lander, died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, outside of Laramie. He was 52 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A ... [more]

Varsel Clair Roundy

Dec 2, 2014 - Staff:  Varsel Clair Roundy died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Brigham City, Utah. He was 89 years old.
Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at ... [more]

Lyndall T. Weber

Nov 30, 2014 - Staff:  Lander native Lyndall T. Weber R03;died Friday, Nov. 2, 2014. He had battled cancer for four and a half years. He was 71 years old.
Lyndall Taylor Weber was ... [more]

Glenda Stewart

Nov 28, 2014 - Staff:  Glenda Stewart, of Dubois, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at the Warm Valley Lodge Assisted Living Center in Dubois. She was 82 years old.
A celebration of life ... [more]

Carolyn Whitman

Nov 28, 2014 - Staff:  Carolyn Whitman, of Riverton, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper as a result of an automobile accident. She was 73 years ... [more]

Glenn Moore

Nov 28, 2014 - Staff:  Glenn Moore, of Shoshoni, died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, as the result of an automobile accident. He was 80 years old.
A viewing will be 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, ... [more]