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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]

Patricia 'Pat' Reddon

Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Patricia "Pat" Reddon died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton surrounded by her closest family members. She was 75 years ... [more]

Lois Marie DeCoteau

Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Lois Marie DeCoteau died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, after a lengthy illness. She was 65 years old.
There were no services.
Lois DeCoteau was born Jan. 18, ... [more]

Wanda Lee McMullen

Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Wanda Lee McMullen, 67, formerly of Fremont County, died Friday, June 27, 2014.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Wanda Lee Fleak was born June 18, ... [more]

Charles L. Saul

Sep 16, 2014 - Staff:  Charles L. Saul, formerly of Lander, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at home in Rome, N.Y., with family by his side. He was 66 years old.
A private family ... [more]

Henry J. Hudspeth Jr.

Sep 16, 2014 - Staff:  Henry J. Hudspeth Jr., of Lander, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at his home. He was 88 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place, and there will be ... [more]

James R. Larson

Sep 16, 2014 - Staff:  James R. Larson, formerly of Riverton, died of myasthenia gravis Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Billings, Mont. He was 81 years ... [more]

Victoria Eagle

Sep 12, 2014 - Staff:  Victoria Eagle, of St. Stephen's, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at home. She was 61 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at St. Stephen's ... [more]

Donna Gilbert

Sep 11, 2014 - Staff:  Donna Gilbert, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at her home. She was 77 years old.
A viewing will be 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at ... [more]

Theodore Anthony 'Ted' Carlson

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  Theodore Anthony "Ted" Carlson, of Lander, died after a short illness Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 82 years old.
A ... [more]

William 'Bill' Michael Ferris

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  William "Bill" Michael Ferris, of Riverton, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, surrounded by family at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper after fighting a short and ... [more]

Ann Milton

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  Ann Milton, formerly of Lander, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at her home in Pacific Beach, Wash. She was 55 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and memorial ... [more]

Freda Cheetham

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  Freda Cheetham, of Lander, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Billings, Mont. She was 95.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at Faith ... [more]

John 'Sluggo' Addison

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  John "Sluggo" Addison, of Arapahoe, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 66 years old.
A rosary and wake will be at 7 ... [more]

Don Marvin 'Marv' Pulham

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  Don Marvin "Marv" Pulham, of Riverton, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 80 years old.
A viewing will be 5 ... [more]

Philana Marie Underwood

Sep 9, 2014 - Staff:  Philana Marie Underwood died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. She was 32 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at Blue Sky Hall with a wake to follow ... [more]

Elizabeth Katherine 'Betty' (Rothfus) Merrifield

Sep 5, 2014 - Staff:  Elizabeth Katherine "Betty" (Rothfus) Merrifield died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 92 years old.
Per her ... [more]

Charles 'Charlie' Morris Sr.

Sep 5, 2014 - Staff:  Charles "Charlie" Morris Sr., of Dubois, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo. He was 78 years old.
Funeral ... [more]

Toy Forshee

Sep 4, 2014 - Staff:  Toy Forshee, of Riverton, died Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 78 years old.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, ... [more]

Patricia Marie Warren

Sep 4, 2014 - Staff:  Patricia Marie Warren died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Elko, Nev. She was 76 years old.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at the First ... [more]

Charlotte Belle 'Sug' Kersting

Sep 3, 2014 - Staff:  Charlotte Belle "Sug" Kersting, formerly of Riverton, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, surrounded by her family and friends after a long and courageous battle with ... [more]