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Patricia Thompson

Jan 15, 2013 - Staff:  Patricia Thompson died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Trinity Hospital in Wolf Point, Mont. She was 82 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, ... [more]

Loreata 'Rita' Todd

Jan 15, 2013 - Staff:  Loreata "Rita" Todd, formerly of Fremont County, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, at the Church of Jesus ... [more]

Susie M. Barr

Jan 14, 2013 - Staff:  Susie M. Barr, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at her home in Casper. She was 30 years old.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Tuesday, ... [more]

Kay Christensen

Jan 14, 2013 - Staff:  Kay Christensen, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at the Help for Health Hospice Home.
She was 68 years old.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. ... [more]

Ethel Elane Hancock

Jan 14, 2013 - Staff:  Ethel Elane (Speyer) Hancock , formally of Lander, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at West Park Hospital in Cody. She was 83 years old.
Funeral services are at ... [more]

Kathryn Gay

Jan 11, 2013 - Staff:  Kathryn Gay, formerly of Riverton, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Rose Vista Nursing Home in Woodbine, Iowa. She was 92 years old.
Funeral services will be at ... [more]

Ramona Lee Richards Doidge

Jan 10, 2013 - Staff:  Ramona "Gigi" Lee Richards Doidge died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Pueblo, Colo., at the Primrose Retirement Community. She was 75 years old.
A celebration of ... [more]

Rita Nadine Harrington

Jan 10, 2013 - Staff:  Rita Nadine Harrington died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Kindred Hospital of Denver.
Services were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at the Presbyterian Church with ... [more]

Patrick L. 'Big Pat' Chavez

Jan 10, 2013 - Staff:  Patrick L. "Big Pat" Chavez, of Arapahoe, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 37 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 ... [more]

Benny Tillman

Jan 10, 2013 - Staff:  Benny Tillman died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at his home following a lengthy illness. He was 77 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at noon ... [more]

Dick Bowman

Jan 9, 2013 - Staff:  Dick Bowman, of Lander, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. He was 65 years old.
No traditional services will be held, but the family will gather in Midwest City, ... [more]

Robert 'Bob' L. Weitzel

Jan 9, 2013 - Staff:  Robert "Bob" L. Weitzel, formerly of Riverton, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at his home in Harlingen, Texas. He was 73 years old.
Services were Monday, Jan. 7, ... [more]

Rita Nadine Harrington

Jan 9, 2013 - Staff:  Rita Nadine Harrington died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Kindred Hospital of Denver.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at the Presbyterian Church ... [more]

Gordon 'Gordie' L. Shippen

Jan 8, 2013 - Staff:  Gordon "Gordie" L. Shippen died Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Wind River Health Care. He was 95 years old.
A funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at ... [more]

Ben E. Roberts

Jan 8, 2013 - Staff:  Ben E. Roberts, of Riverton, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. He was 59 years old.
A public viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Newcomer Funeral ... [more]

Robert Gale Rowan Jr.

Jan 6, 2013 - Staff:  Robert Gale Rowan Jr., a lifetime resident of Fremont County, died Wednesday Jan. 2, 2013, at his home in Lander, surrounded by his family, following a ... [more]

Nadine E. Held

Jan 4, 2013 - Staff:  Nadine E. Held died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at her home in Dubois, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was 78 years old.
At her request no ... [more]

Esther Ruth Noyes

Jan 3, 2013 - Staff:  Esther Ruth Noyes died at 12:01 a.m. Jan. 1, 2013, surrounded by family. She was 80 years old.
Celebration of Life services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. ... [more]

Lynn C. Olson

Jan 3, 2013 - Staff:  Lynn C. Olson, of Riverton, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Wind River Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was 89 years old.
Funeral services will be at ... [more]

Ronald D. 'Roscoe' Knuth

Jan 3, 2013 - Staff:  Ronald D. "Roscoe" Knuth, of Riverton, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 61 years old.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. ... [more]

Jedidiah Brown-SixFeathers

Jan 2, 2013 - Staff:  Jedidiah Brown-SixFeathers died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 12 days old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, ... [more]

Bryan C. 'Craig' Weber

Dec 28, 2012 - Staff:  Bryan C. "Craig" Weber, a lifelong resident of the Riverton area, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at his home surrounded by family. He was 58 years ... [more]

Elliott SunRhodes

Dec 28, 2012 - Staff:  Elliott SunRhodes died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. He was 57 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. ... [more]

Patrick W. Woody

Dec 27, 2012 - Staff:  Patrick W. Woody, of Lander, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, in Lander. He was 20 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Chapel of ... [more]

Marilyn A. Albright

Dec 27, 2012 - Staff:  Marilyn A. Albright died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. She was 58 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Davis Funeral Home with ... [more]

Clarence 'Bull' Armajo Jr.

Dec 27, 2012 - Staff:  Clarence "Bull" Armajo Jr., of Lander, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, in a one-vehicle accident. He was 18 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Lois E. Killion

Dec 26, 2012 - Staff:  Lois E. Killion, a longtime Lander resident, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Nampa, Idaho, of complications from Alzheimer's disease. She was 89 years ... [more]

Donald H. Cavaness

Dec 26, 2012 - Staff:  Donald H. "Catfish" Cavaness, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at his home. He was 66 years old.
 Memorial services were at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. ... [more]

Geraldine A. Pollock

Dec 21, 2012 - Staff:  Geraldine A. Pollock, of Riverton, died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, where she underwent surgery before her passing. She was ... [more]

Mary E. Speyer

Dec 20, 2012 - Staff:  Mary E. Speyer died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at the Mountain View Regional Hospital in Casper. She was 73 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. ... [more]