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John W. Lye

Nov 16, 2012 - Staff:  John W. Lye, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Brookfield, Wis. He was 88 years old.
He will be buried in a private service at the Wyoming Veterans ... [more]

Esther 'Frances' Lovato

Nov 16, 2012 - Staff:  Esther "Frances" Lovato, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at her home. She was 93 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at ... [more]

Clarence 'Hance' James Armajo Sr.

Nov 16, 2012 - Staff:  Clarence "Hance" James Armajo Sr. died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, as a result of kidney and liver failure. He was 45 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 ... [more]

Angela 'Angie' Dewey Warren

Nov 15, 2012 - Staff:  Angela "Angie" Dewey Warren died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at Casper Medical Center in Casper. She was 42 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Betty J. (Fleak) Blumenshine

Nov 14, 2012 - Staff:  Betty J. (Fleak) Blumenshine, of Riverton, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton following a lengthy illness. She was 79 ... [more]

Jack G. Binkley

Nov 13, 2012 - Staff:  Jack G. Binkley died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at his home in Riverton surrounded by love. He was 86 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and there will be no ... [more]

Alice L. Farlow

Nov 13, 2012 - Staff:  Alice L. Farlow died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 86 years old.
She was cremated according to her wishes. There will be a ... [more]

Patricia Hall

Nov 13, 2012 - Staff:  Patricia Hall, formerly of Riverton, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. She was 77 years old.
Cremation has taken place ... [more]

Herbert E. Yahr

Nov 13, 2012 - Staff:  Herbert E. Yahr died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Lander. He was 82 years old.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the United Methodist Church ... [more]

Marion Hill

Nov 11, 2012 - Staff:  Marion Hill, a longtime Lander resident, died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at the Help For Health Hospice Center in Riverton after a brief battle with cancer. She was ... [more]

Robert L. May

Nov 11, 2012 - Staff:  Robert L. "Bob" May of Riverton died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Wind River Health Care.
He was 88 years old.
He had been a resident of the Wyoming ... [more]

Iris Grace Holloway

Nov 11, 2012 - Staff:  Iris Grace Holloway, infant granddaughter of Gerald and Annette McDonnel of Lander, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Laramie.
Funeral services were Saturday, ... [more]

Florence R. (Calvert) Holden

Nov 9, 2012 - Staff:  Florence R. (Calvert) Holden died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at her home. She was 74 years old.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Hudson's Funeral ... [more]

Thomas 'Tommy' Durgin

Nov 9, 2012 - Staff:  Thomas "Tommy" Durgin, of St. Stephens, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 54 years old.
Services will be at ... [more]

Carol J. Foster

Nov 8, 2012 - Staff:  Carol J. Foster, of Lander, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012. She was 67 years old.
A rosary will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in ... [more]

Lewis G. 'Corky' Carpenter

Nov 8, 2012 - Staff:  Lewis G. "Corky" Carpenter died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at the Veterans Home in Boise, Idaho, where he had resided since February. He was 83 years ... [more]

Derick Meeks

Nov 8, 2012 - Staff:  Derick Meeks died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Denver Children's Hospital in Denver. He was 18 months old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. ... [more]

Betty May (Hornecker) Mathisen

Nov 8, 2012 - Staff:  Betty May (Hornecker) Mathisen, of Lander, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. She was 84 years old.
Services will be at 2 p.m. ... [more]

Carol J. Foster

Nov 7, 2012 - Staff:  Carol J. Foster, of Lander, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012. She was 67 years old.
A rosary will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in ... [more]

Julia Mae 'Judy' Becnel Andre

Nov 6, 2012 - Staff:  Julia Mae "Judy" Becnel Andre, of Riverton, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 79 years old.
Services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Chad R. Fawson

Nov 6, 2012 - Staff:  Chad R. Fawson, of Lander, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, near Dickinson, N.D., as the result of an accident. He was 37 years old.
Funeral services will be ... [more]

Evelyn Horton

Nov 4, 2012 - Staff:  Evelyn Horton of Riverton died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at Wind River Health Care Center. She was 89 years old.
Services are at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at ... [more]

Robert J. Goggles

Nov 4, 2012 - Staff:  Robert J. Goggles of Mill Creek died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at Lander Regional Hospital. He was 73 years old.
Funeral services were Monday, Oct. 29, at ... [more]

Jerry Felix

Nov 2, 2012 - Staff:  Jerry Felix died Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Lander Regional Hospital. He was 81 years old.
A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at the Museum of ... [more]

Gaylord A. Lyman

Nov 1, 2012 - Staff:  Gaylord A. Lyman, formerly of Lander, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, Colo. He was 95 years old.
Graveside services ... [more]

Robert L. 'Bob' May

Nov 1, 2012 - Staff:  Robert L. "Bob" May, of Riverton, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Wind River Health Care. He was 88 years old. He had been a resident of the Wyoming Retirement ... [more]

John W. Hampton

Oct 31, 2012 - Staff:  John W. Hampton, of Lander, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at Wind River Health Care in Riverton. He was 72 years old.
Funeral services were Friday, Oct. 19, ... [more]

Florence 'Pug' Ella Lanouette

Oct 30, 2012 - Staff:  Florence "Pug" Ella Lanouette Jacobs, of Lander, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. She was 82 years old.
A celebration of life was Saturday, Oct. 20, at Mt. Hope ... [more]

Wayne L. Delorme

Oct 30, 2012 - Staff:  Wayne L. Delorme, of St. Stephens, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper surrounded by his family. He was 65 years old.
Memorial ... [more]

John A. Balber

Oct 28, 2012 - Staff:  John A. Balber, 64, died Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at his home in Pavillion. According to his wishes cremation has taken place and no service is planned. ... [more]

Shirley A. Robertson Carter

Oct 28, 2012 - Staff:  Shirley A. Robertson Carter, formerly of Wyoming, died Oct. 21, 2012. She was 71 years old.
Private services were held.
Shirley Ann Robertson was born Aug. ... [more]

Robert E. Thrailkill

Oct 28, 2012 - Staff:  Robert E. Thrailkill of Riverton died Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, in Casper. He was 81 years old.
A memorial service was Saturday, Oct. 20, in Mesa, ... [more]

John D. Joiner

Oct 26, 2012 - Staff:  John D. Joiner, formerly of Lander, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at the Cheyenne Healthcare Center. He was 88 years old.
Cremation has taken place at ... [more]

James 'Jim' McCarty Sloan

Oct 26, 2012 - Staff:  James "Jim" McCarty Sloan, of Lander, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, in Murray, Utah, after a brain aneurysm suffered while helping his lifelong friend, Bill ... [more]

Darlene O. Sherek

Oct 26, 2012 - Staff:  Darlene O. Sherek, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 64 years old.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Carl L. Johnson

Oct 25, 2012 - Staff:  Carl L. Johnson died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at his residence on Paradise Valley Road. He was 66 years old.
His wishes were to be cremated with no ... [more]

Linda King

Oct 24, 2012 - Staff:  Linda King, of Riverton, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at Help for Health Hospice Home. She was 57 years old.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, ... [more]

Milton Henry Harris Jr.

Oct 24, 2012 - Staff:  Milton Henry Harris Jr., formerly of Riverton, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at his home in Layton, Utah. He was 63 years old.
Graveside services will be at 2 ... [more]

Darwin D. Niedo

Oct 23, 2012 - Staff:  Darwin D. "Waffo" Niedo died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, in his home in Crowheart. He was 64 years old.
Services will be Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the Big Wind Hall ... [more]

Claudean 'Otis' Trumbull

Oct 23, 2012 - Staff:  Claudean "Otis" Trumbull, of Arapahoe, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 52 years old.
Services will be Wednesday, Oct. ... [more]