The Ranger (beta)

Fremont County's Daily Newspaper

News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.

Ranger Login

Ranger Obituaries

Paul R. Kotas Jr.

Jun 11, 2015 - Staff:  Paul R. Kotas Jr., of Riverton, died Tuesday, June 9, at his home. He was 50 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 13, at the ... [more]

Billye Faye Hickman Carey

Jun 11, 2015 - Staff:  Billye Faye Hickman Carey, a longtime Lander resident, died Sunday, June 7, in Riverton. She was 81 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and interment will ... [more]

Betty Lou Hastings-Wyrick

Jun 10, 2015 - Staff:  Betty Lou Hastings-Wyrick died Tuesday, June 9, surrounded by family. She was 77 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 12, at the ... [more]

Wayne Holden

Jun 10, 2015 - Staff:  Wayne Holden died Monday, June 8. He was 80 years old.
A visitation will be at 9 a.m. Friday, June 12, at the Chapel of Mount Hope at Hudson's Funeral Home in ... [more]

Gladys Mildred Weber

Jun 9, 2015 - Staff:  Gladys Mildred Weber died Monday, June 8, at Powell Valley Health Care. She was 96 years old.
A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 13, at the Holy ... [more]

Norma C. Enos

Jun 8, 2015 - Staff:  Norma C. Enos died Wednesday, June 3, surrounded by friends and family. She was 84 years old.
The wake will be at 7 p.m. Monday, June 8, at 470 N. Fork Road ... [more]

George West Shakespeare

Jun 8, 2015 - Staff:  George West Shakespeare "Heeyei Cebkohut" Running Hawk died Thursday, June 4, in Fort Washakie. He was 78 years old.
Traditional wake services will be at 7 ... [more]

Alonzo Moss Sr.

Jun 5, 2015 - Staff:  Alonzo Moss Sr., "Wox Tebe'eihoo," died Tuesday, June 2, at his home in Ethete. He was 76 years old.
The wake was Friday, June 5, at Blue Sky Hall in Ethete ... [more]

Rupert Douglas Goggles Jr.

Jun 5, 2015 - Staff:  Rupert Douglas Goggles Jr. died Tuesday, June 2, from injuries suffered in an automobile accident. He was 42 years old.
A wake and rosary will be at 7 p.m. ... [more]

Thurlo Reed Tidzump

Jun 4, 2015 - Staff:  Thurlo Reed Tidzump died Tuesday, June 2, after an automobile accident. He was 42 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Daaron Webster

Jun 3, 2015 - Staff:  Daaron Webster, of Riverton, died Saturday, May 30. He was 34 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 5, at Davis Funeral Home with the ... [more]

Florence Lorraine Redman

Jun 1, 2015 - Staff:  Florence Lorraine Redman, of Ethete, died Sunday, May 31, in Fort Washakie. She was 81 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 2, at the St. ... [more]

John O. 'Jack' Bertagnolli

Jun 1, 2015 - Staff:  John O. "Jack" Bertagnolli died Friday, May 29, in Spokane, Wash. He was 81 years old.
A rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 2, at the Holy Rosary ... [more]

Barbara 'Barbie' Myers

May 28, 2015 - Staff:  Barbara "Barbie" Myers, of Lander, died Tuesday, May 26, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 90 years old.
The funeral service will be at 2 ... [more]

Emilie (Babe) M. Schierkolk

May 28, 2015 - Staff:  Emilie (Babe) M. Schierkolk, of Riverton, died Monday, May 25, in Laramie. She was 90 years old.
Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 30, at ... [more]

Lillian 'Lilly' B. Owen

May 28, 2015 - Staff:  Lillian "Lilly" B. Owen, of Riverton, died Thursday, May 21, in Jackson, Miss. She was 89 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 29, at ... [more]

Howard Arnel

May 27, 2015 - Staff:  Howard Arnel died Friday, May 22, at his home in Riverton. He was 64 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service with full military honors will ... [more]

Sophia Raye Archer

May 27, 2015 - Staff:  Sophia Raye Archer died Friday, May 22, in Riverton. She was 7 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, May 29, at ... [more]

Kenneth Wayne Schierkolk

May 26, 2015 - Staff:  Kenneth Wayne Schierkolk died suddenly Thursday, May 21. He was 43 years old.
A viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, at Davis Funeral Home. ... [more]

Jeanette Joyce Baltes

May 26, 2015 - Staff:  Jeanette Joyce Baltes, of Riverton, died of natural causes Saturday, May 23, with family by her side at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 83 ... [more]

June Marie Brunner

May 22, 2015 - Staff:  June Marie Brunner, of Lander, died Thursday, May 21, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander with her children at her side. She was 87 years old.
A ... [more]

Sue Rintamaki

May 22, 2015 - Staff:  Sue Rintamaki, of Riverton, died Wednesday, May 20, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 63 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, ... [more]

George H. Burtis

May 22, 2015 - Staff:  George H. Burtis, 80, formerly of Lander, died Tuesday, May 19, at Westview Health Care Center in Sheridan.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May ... [more]

Lola Bridges Blacky

May 22, 2015 - Staff:  Lola Bridges Blacky, formerly of Riverton, died Sunday, May 3, in Knoxville, Tenn. She was 93 years old.
A celebration of life service was Saturday, May 9, ... [more]

Theresa Short

May 22, 2015 - Staff:  Theresa Short, of Riverton, died Saturday, May 16, at her home in Riverton. She was 82 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place, and there will ... [more]

Eli Raymond Holliman

May 20, 2015 - Staff:  Eli Raymond Holliman, of Riverton, died Saturday, May 2. He was 54 years old.
A memorial service was Thursday, May 7.
Eli Holliman was born July 6, 1960. ... [more]

Maxine J. Fritz Northcut

May 19, 2015 - Staff:  Maxine J. Fritz Northcut, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, April 29. She was 86 years old.
A private family remembrance will be at a later date.
Maxine ... [more]

Mary Elisabeth 'Marybeth' Roberts

May 19, 2015 - Staff:  Mary Elisabeth "Marybeth" Roberts died Friday, May 15. She was 76 years old.
A private ceremony will be at a later date.
Mary Roberts was born Feb. 3, 1939, ... [more]

Paul William Fink

May 19, 2015 - Staff:  Paul William Fink, formerly of Shoshoni, died Friday, May 15, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. He was 72 years old.
A celebration of life ... [more]

Karen Lindland

May 18, 2015 - Staff:  Karen Lindland, of Lander, died Tuesday, May 9, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 72 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place, and ... [more]