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Frank Vigil Sr.

Mar 29, 2013 - Staff:  Frank Vigil Sr., 77, of Riverton, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at the Riverton Memorial Hospital surrounded by family and loved ones.
Funeral services will ... [more]

Lain G. Mathson

Mar 29, 2013 - Staff:  Lain G. Mathson, of Dubois, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 6 years old.
A viewing will be 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Johnson retirement tightens '14 race

Mar 29, 2013 - By Michael A. Memoli, MCT Washington Bureau:  At least five of 21 Democratic Senate seats on the ballot in 2014 will not include an incumbent. Two Republican senators have announced retirement ... [more]

Crystal Johnson

Mar 28, 2013 - Staff:  Crystal Johnson died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City surrounded by family. She was 43 years old.
Funeral ... [more]

Mary 'Jeannie' (Robinette) Wilmoth

Mar 27, 2013 - Staff:  Mary "Jeannie" (Robinette) Wilmoth, a longtime Lander resident, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Westward Heights Care Center. She was 84 years old.
A ... [more]

Elmer Dee Sorrels

Mar 25, 2013 - Staff:  Elmer "Skinny" Sorrels of Boulder Flat died Monday, March 18, 2013, at his home. He was 78 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and services will be held, as ... [more]

Jill Marie Riel

Mar 22, 2013 - Staff:  Jill Marie Riel, a longtime Riverton resident, died Monday, March 11, 2013, in Worland. She was 26 years old.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Susan A. (Musfelt) Luers

Mar 22, 2013 - Staff:  Susan A. (Musfelt) Luers died Friday, March 8, 2013, at her mother-in-law's home in Riverton. She was 60 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and a memorial ... [more]

Martin 'Marty' Mason

Mar 21, 2013 - Staff:  Martin "Marty" Mason, of Riverton, died Sunday March 17, 2013, at the Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 62 years old.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, ... [more]

James L. Merrill

Mar 20, 2013 - Staff:  James L. Merrill of Lander died Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Help For Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 75.
Memorial services are at 5 p.m. Thursday, ... [more]

Shirley Ann (Bolmes) Enos

Mar 19, 2013 - Staff:  Shirley Ann (Bolmes) Enos died Friday, March 15, 2013, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 77 years old.
Born in Lander on February 8, ... [more]

Ray E. Guthridge

Mar 19, 2013 - Staff:  Ray E. Guthridge died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at his home in Lander after a brief illness. He was 92 years old.
A memorial service is at 2 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

John Edward Wilson Sr.

Mar 17, 2013 - Staff:  No services are scheduled for John Edward Wilson Sr., who died Friday. March 8, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
He was 89 years old.
He was born ... [more]

Nicolette Murufas

Mar 17, 2013 - Staff:  Nicolette Murufas died Jan. 20, 2013, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 62 years old.
She was born in California on Feb. 17, 1950, the only ... [more]

Margaret A. Olsen

Mar 17, 2013 - Staff:  Margaret A. Olsen died Friday, March 1, 2013. She was 90 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and there will be no services, per her request.
Margaret A. ... [more]

Troy Donald Ogden

Mar 17, 2013 - Staff:  Troy Donald Ogden of Riverton and Casper, died Friday, March 8, 2013, in Natrona County. He was 41.
A memorial service is planned for 3 p.m. Friday, March 22, ... [more]

Carol Carver

Mar 15, 2013 - Staff:  Carol Carver, 59, of Riverton died Thursday, March 14, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Monday, March 18, at Davis ... [more]

Brenda Joyce Tidzump Romero Oldman

Mar 15, 2013 - Staff:  Traditional services services for Brenda Joyce Tidzump Romero Oldman are to be held at noon on Monday March 18, at Rocky Mountain Hall. A wake will be held at ... [more]

Elizabeth Joy Erickson

Mar 14, 2013 - Staff:  Elizabeth Joy Erickson, 36, of Riverton died Monday, March 11, 2013. Funeral services with military honors are at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at Davis Funeral ... [more]

Michelle L. (Locker) Mayo

Mar 14, 2013 - Staff:  Michelle L. (Locker) Mayo died Friday, March 8, 2013. She was 37 years old.
Family and friends are invited to say their last goodbyes on Friday, March 15, at ... [more]

Sterling J. Howell Sr.

Mar 13, 2013 - Staff:  Riverton native Sterling J. Howell Sr. died on Friday, March 8, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 36 years old.
Services were Tuesday, March 12, at ... [more]

Grayson Hebard Gowen

Mar 13, 2013 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Grayson Hebard Gowen of Castle Rock, Colo., died Sunday, March 3, 2013. He was 76 years old.
He was born Oct. 27, 1936, to Walter and ... [more]

Brian Lee Martin

Mar 12, 2013 - Staff:  A memorial service for Brian Lee "Byron" Martin, 44, was held at 2 p.m., Monday, March 11, at Davis Funeral Home in Riverton, with Echo Klaproth ... [more]

James Walter Jenkins

Mar 12, 2013 - Staff:  A memorial service for James Walter "Jim" Jenkins is at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at the Davis Funeral Home in Riverton, with the Rev. Aaron Justice of the ... [more]

Elrose Sullivan Fries

Mar 10, 2013 - Staff:  Elrose Sullivan Fries, the mother of Lander resident Patsy Abbey, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo.
She was ... [more]

Jacob Korell

Mar 10, 2013 - Staff:  Funeral services for Jacob "Trapper Jake" Korell are at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, in the Fremont Center at the Fremont County Fairgrounds. 
Interment will ... [more]

Gary L. Bauer

Mar 8, 2013 - Staff:  Funeral services for Gary L. Bauer, 73, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Davis Funeral Home with Pastor Aaron Justice of the Faith ... [more]

Linda Brantley

Mar 8, 2013 - Staff:  Linda Brantley died Sunday, March 3, 2013, in her home. She was 62 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at the Eagle Hall in ... [more]

Jacqueline (Smith) Norsworthy

Mar 8, 2013 - Staff:  Jacqueline (Smith) Norsworthy died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at home in Greeley, Colo. She was 83 years old.
A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Richard James Richardson

Mar 7, 2013 - Staff:  Richard James "English Rich-ard" Richardson of Dubois died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, after a long battle with cancer.
He was 67 years old.
A celebration of ... [more]