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Daniel J. Starks

Apr 30, 2013 - Staff:  Daniel J. Starks, of Gillette, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at his home after hand surgery for an injury he sustained in the oil field industry. He was 19 ... [more]

David Hursh

Apr 28, 2013 - Staff:  David Hursh, 29, of Riverton, died Monday, April 22, 2013, at his home.
Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be held later.
David Oliver ... [more]

Susan E. Rice-Hult

Apr 28, 2013 - Staff:  Susan E. Rice-Hult of Riverton died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
She was 70 years old.
Per her request, cremation has ... [more]

Reed Herman

Apr 28, 2013 - Staff:  Reed Herman died Monday, April 22, 2013.
He was 63 years old.
A celebration of life service took place at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Mr. Herman's ... [more]

Josephine King

Apr 28, 2013 - Staff:  Josephine King, of Riverton, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Casper Medical Center. She was 82 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place, and ... [more]

Lorna Lynn Flack

Apr 28, 2013 - Staff:  Lorna Lynn Flack died Friday, April 5, 2013, at Aurora St. Luke's Hospital in Milwaukee. She was 47 years old.
Funeral services were Thursday, April 11, in ... [more]

Reed Herman

Apr 26, 2013 - Staff:  Reed Herman died Monday, April 22, 2013. He was 63 years old.
A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Reed's shop.
Reed ... [more]

Shawnda Rae Watkins

Apr 25, 2013 - Staff:  Shawnda Rae Watkins died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at the Help for Health Hospice Home following a long battle with respiratory disease. She was 46 years ... [more]

Dan Bozanic

Apr 25, 2013 - Staff:  Dan Bozanic, a former Lander resident who spent 37 years traveling the world as a petroleum geologist, died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, in Perth, Australia. He ... [more]

Al Pennock

Apr 24, 2013 - Staff:  Al Pennock, of Riverton, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at his home. He was 76 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be ... [more]

James R. Abeyta

Apr 24, 2013 - Staff:  James R. Abeyta, of Riverton, died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at the University of Colorado Hospital. He was 67 years old.
A viewing will be at 5 p.m. ... [more]

Harold Max Pursel Sr.

Apr 23, 2013 - Staff:  Harold Max Pursel Sr., of Riverton, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Lander Valley Hospital. He was 91 years old.
A viewing will be noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, ... [more]

Edward McIntyre

Apr 21, 2013 - Staff:  Edward McIntyre of Riverton died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
He was 53 years old.
Funeral services are at 3 p.m. Tuesday, ... [more]

Patricia Rita (Young) Mathey

Apr 21, 2013 - Staff:  Patricia "Pat" Mathey died in the early morning Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Lander Valley Medical Center. She was 87 years old.
Viewing is from 6 p.m. to 7 ... [more]

Donald O'Keefe Miller

Apr 19, 2013 - Staff:  Donald O'Keefe Miller died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 79 years old.
At his request, no services will be held ... [more]

Norma Jean Bappe

Apr 18, 2013 - Staff:  Norma Jean Bappe died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 78 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Stanford Lyle Salway Jr.

Apr 18, 2013 - Staff:  Stanford Lyle Salway Jr. died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Lander Valley Medical Center. He was 55 years old.
A wake and rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, April ... [more]

Vernon 'Vern' Groathouse

Apr 17, 2013 - Staff:  Vernon "Vern" Groathouse, of Riverton, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Wind River Health Care. He was 92 years old.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Thurlo Jenkins

Apr 17, 2013 - Staff:  Thurlo Jenkins, of Riverton, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Lander Valley Hospital. He was 54 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at ... [more]

Hazel Portwood Schlenske

Apr 16, 2013 - Staff:  Hazel Portwood Schlenske died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 19, at Davis ... [more]

Annette Schur

Apr 16, 2013 - Staff:  Annette Schur, of Riverton, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 75 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place. A ... [more]

Thunder LittleThunder Jr.

Apr 14, 2013 - Staff:  Thunder "Baby Bunnz" LittleThunder Jr. died Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 4 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday, ... [more]

Lorence Lenard Jr.

Apr 14, 2013 - Staff:  Lorence "Buck" Lenard Jr., of Lander, died Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. He was 53 years old.
A memorial service will be at ... [more]

Manford Snyder

Apr 14, 2013 - Staff:  Manford Snyder, father of Riverton resident Terry Snyder, died Friday, March 22, 2013, in Loveland, Colo. He was 93 years old.
Services were conducted ... [more]

Thomas Alvin Judson

Apr 14, 2013 - Staff:  Thomas Alvin Judson died Monday, April 8, 2013, in the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center. His wife, Nancy, his daughter, Joanne, and his brothers were with him ... [more]

Danielle 'DeeDee' Harriette Hood

Apr 12, 2013 - Staff:  Danielle "DeeDee" Harriette Hood, of Shoshoni, died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at her home. She was 49 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and no services are ... [more]

Jerry W. Johnson

Apr 12, 2013 - Staff:  Jerry W. Johnson, of Riverton, died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at his home. He was 82 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place, and there will be ... [more]

Robert Faulkner

Apr 12, 2013 - Staff:  Robert "Bob" Faulkner died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at his home in Annandale, Va., surrounded by his family. He was 74 years old.
Services have taken place. ... [more]

Claire 'Peg' C. Martin

Apr 11, 2013 - Staff:  Claire "Peg" C. Martin, of Lander, died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Riverton Hospice Home. She was 92 years old.
Memorial services will be 2 p.m. to 4 ... [more]

Camille T. Goodman

Apr 10, 2013 - Staff:  Camille T. Goodman, of Riverton, died Sunday, April 7, 2013. She was 30 years old.
A rosary and wake will be Thursday, April 11, at 1613 17 Mile Road. Funeral ... [more]