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Benson C'Bearing Jr.

Mar 11, 2015 - Staff:  Benson C'Bearing Jr., a lifelong resident of the Wind River Indian Reservation, died Monday, March 9, 2015, at his home. He was 34 years old.
Funeral services ... [more]

Etta C. (Blackburn) Taylor

Mar 10, 2015 - Staff:  Etta C. (Blackburn) Taylor died Monday, March 2, 2015, at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Okla. She was 59 years old.
A memorial service will be in the ... [more]

Ralph Urbigkeit

Mar 10, 2015 - Staff:  Ralph Urbigkeit, of Crowheart, died Sunday, March 8, 2015, surrounded by his family. He was 90 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March ... [more]

Alice Gantenbein

Mar 6, 2015 - Staff:  Alice Gantenbein, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at her home. She was 79 years old.
Per her request, there will be no services.
Alice Louise ... [more]

Cindy J. Baker

Mar 5, 2015 - Staff:  Cindy J. Baker, of Lander, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at her home. She was 54 years old.
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, at Mount ... [more]

Eugene Vaughn Hilpp

Mar 5, 2015 - Staff:  Eugene Vaughn Hilpp, of Lander, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, with family by his side at SageWest Health Care at Lander. He was 88 years old.
Per his request, ... [more]

Ramon Floyd Shepard

Mar 2, 2015 - Staff:  Ramon Floyd Shepard, of Lander, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 49 years old.
There will be no services.
Ramon Floyd ... [more]

Katie Laverne Dannaldson

Mar 2, 2015 - Staff:  Katie Laverne Dannaldson, of Shoshoni, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at her home. She was 70 years old.
Cremation has taken place.
Katie Dannaldson was born ... [more]

Loretta Jean Porter Norman

Mar 2, 2015 - Staff:  Loretta Jean Porter Norman, formerly of Riverton, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, following complications from a stroke. She was 74 years old.
A funeral service ... [more]

Carol Marsh

Mar 2, 2015 - Staff:  Carol Marsh, of Riverton, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at her home. She was 59 years old.
Per her request, there will be no services. A remembrance reception ... [more]

Mary Fisher

Feb 27, 2015 - Staff:  Mary Fisher, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015, in Moscow, Idaho, of complications from pneumonia. She was 96 years old.
A memorial service ... [more]

Shirley Barrett

Feb 26, 2015 - Staff:  Shirley Barrett, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 64 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 ... [more]

Willis 'Duke' D. Hereford

Feb 26, 2015 - Staff:  Willis "Duke" D. Hereford, of Fort Washakie, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at home. He was 80 years old.
A wake will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 1, at Rocky ... [more]

Frank 'Junior' Stephen Sittingeagle Jr.

Feb 26, 2015 - Staff:  Frank "Junior" Stephen Sittingeagle Jr. died from a respiratory illness Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at Campbell County Memorial Hospital in Gillette. He was 2 years ... [more]

Jeremy Joseph 'Bear' Barrett

Feb 26, 2015 - Staff:  Jeremy Joseph "Bear" Barrett died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. He was 40 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at Davis Funeral Home. A ... [more]

Glenn Laidlaw

Feb 24, 2015 - Staff:  Glenn Laidlaw, of Riverton, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at his home. He was 63 years old.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at the ... [more]

Dorothy Mae Kintzler

Feb 24, 2015 - Staff:  Dorothy Mae Kintzler died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, surrounded by family at the Billings Clinic in Billings, Mont. She was 84 years old.
A viewing will be 6 p.m. ... [more]

Reese Kyle Swapp Vechnak

Feb 23, 2015 - Staff:  Reese Kyle Swapp Vechnak, of Riverton, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in rural Fremont County. He was 28 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial ... [more]

Robert Thomas 'Lope' Antelope

Feb 23, 2015 - Staff:  Robert Thomas "Lope" Antelope died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at his home in Riverton. He was 35 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. ... [more]

Sean K. Secrist

Feb 23, 2015 - Staff:  Sean K. Secrist, of Lander, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 46 years old.
A celebration of life service will be in the ... [more]

Douglas Hugh Whitt

Feb 23, 2015 - Staff:  Douglas Hugh Whitt, formerly of Fremont County, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, near his home in Kirby. He was 60 years old.
A celebration of life will be at 1 ... [more]

Louis Avery Schultheiss

Feb 20, 2015 - Staff:  Louis Avery Schultheiss died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. He was 89 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and burial will be at a later date in Meeteetse. A ... [more]

Peggy Sue Addison

Feb 19, 2015 - From staff reports:  Peggy Sue Addison, formerly of Lander, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, in Thermopolis. She was 56 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and there will be no ... [more]

Nina June Abston Richardson

Feb 18, 2015 - Staff:  Nina June Abston Richardson, formerly of Fremont County, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 83 years old.
Memorial ... [more]

Walter E. Pfisterer

Feb 18, 2015 - Staff:  Walter E. Pfisterer, of Riverton, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. He was 91 years old.
Memorial services will be at 11 ... [more]

Nona Graves Kimball

Feb 13, 2015 - Staff:  Nona Graves Kimball died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Cody. She was 98 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and burial will be Saturday, July 4, at the Red ... [more]

Guy Robert 'Bob' Parkins

Feb 13, 2015 - Staff:  Guy Robert "Bob" Parkins, formerly of Fremont County, died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Cheyenne. He was 66 years old.
Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 14, ... [more]

Anna May Roe

Feb 13, 2015 - Staff:  Anna May Roe died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Morning Star Care Center in Fort Washakie. She was 87 years old.
Per her request, there will be no funeral ... [more]

Shirley Hiser

Feb 12, 2015 - Staff:  Shirley Hiser, of Rawlins, died Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at Memorial Hospital of Carbon County in Rawlins. She was 65 years old.
A viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 ... [more]

Francis J. Washington

Feb 11, 2015 - Staff:  Francis J. Washington, of Arapahoe, died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. He was 65 years old.
A rosary and wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Great Plains ... [more]