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Hanaleah G. Hower

May 4, 2012 - Staff:  Hanaleah G. Hower, 97, of Dubois, died Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at the Lander Regional Hospital.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, 2012, at the ... [more]

A. Lorraine Vocu

May 4, 2012 - Staff:  A. Lorraine Vocu, 82, died Monday, April 30, 2012, at her home in Riverton.
Graveside services and inurnment are at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Mountain View ... [more]

David R. Mitchell

May 3, 2012 - Staff:  David R. Mitchell, 61, of Riverton and Lander, died of cancer Thursday, May 3, 2012, at the Lander Medical Center.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. ... [more]

James N. 'Odie' Cocklin

May 3, 2012 - Staff:  James N. "Odie" Cocklin, 73, died Sunday, April 29, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 5, in Riverton's Sunset ... [more]

David J. 'D.J.' Atkinson

May 2, 2012 - Staff:  Lander native David J. "D.J." Atkinson, 46, of Broomfield, Colo., died Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at the Boulder Community Hospital.
Funeral services were ... [more]

Max Thomas Kershisnik

May 2, 2012 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Max Thomas Kershisnik, 74, died Monday, April 30, 2012, at his home in Winnebago, Ill.
Funeral mass is at 10 a.m. Friday, May 4, at ... [more]

Mike Hossack

May 2, 2012 - Staff:  Longtime Doobie Brothers drummer Mike Hossack, 65, died Monday, March 12, 2012, at his home in Dubois after a long battle with cancer.
Memorial services will ... [more]

Danny L. Baker

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  Danny L. Baker died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
He was 62 years old.
There will be no services.
Danny L. Baker was born Sept. 15, 1949, ... [more]

Dean Knight

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  Dean Knight, 75, who made his home in Jeffrey City and Riverton several times over the past 35 years, died Saturday, April 21, 2012, in Great Falls, Mont., ... [more]

Herbert J. Johnson

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  Herbert J. "Bud" Johnson, 81, of Lander, died Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Lander Regional Hospital.
No services will be held.
Herbert Joseph Johnson was ... [more]

Margaret L. Hixson

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  Funeral services for Margaret L. "Peggy" Hixson, 72, of Pavillion, were at 1 p.m. Friday, April 13, at 105 W. Pavillion Road, Pavillion. Her six daughters gave ... [more]

Kristopher A. Snyder

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  Kristopher A. Snyder died Thursday, April 26, 2012, at his home in Riverton. He was 27.
Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, at the Davis Funeral Home of ... [more]

William T. 'Bill' Romine

Apr 27, 2012 - Staff:  William T. "Bill" Romine, 87, died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his home in Lander.
Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Lander VFW Hall. ... [more]

Hyrum H. 'Murph' Murphy

Apr 26, 2012 - Staff:  Hyrum H. "Murph" Murphy, 88, of Riverton, died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Wind River Healthcare in Riverton.
No services will be held. Inurnment will be in ... [more]

Gary E. Christiansen

Apr 26, 2012 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Gary E. Christiansen, 55, died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his home in Loveland, Colo.
Services are at 1 p.m. Friday, April 27, at ... [more]

Edna M. Lamb

Apr 25, 2012 - Staff:  Funeral services for Edna M. Lamb, of Riverton, are at 10 a.m. Friday, April 27, at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Burial will be at the Oregon Trail ... [more]

Karen L. Larson

Apr 25, 2012 - Staff:  Karen L. Larson, 65, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at her home in Riverton.
Funeral services were 10 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Davis Funeral Home of ... [more]

Laurence J. Olheiser

Apr 24, 2012 - Staff:  Laurence J. Olheiser, 80, died Friday, April 20, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 25, at St. Margaret's ... [more]

Iris LeClair

Apr 22, 2012 - Staff:  Iris LeClair, 86, of Fort Washakie, died Monday, March 26, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
Her cremated remains will be scattered in the Wind ... [more]

Marlene F. SunRhodes

Apr 22, 2012 - Staff:  Marlene F. Sun-Rhodes of St. Stephen's died at Riverton Mem-orial Hospital Monday evening, April 16, 2012. She was 53 years old.
Funeral services are at 10 ... [more]

Clarence Leonard Parker

Apr 22, 2012 - Staff:  Clarence Leonard Parker died at his home at the Owl Creek Apartments in Riverton on Sunday, April 15.
He was 82 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and no ... [more]

Michael Archambault

Apr 22, 2012 - Staff:  Michael Archambault of Lander, died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Las Vegas. He was 48.
Services were Saturday, April 7, at the LDS Stake Center in Las ... [more]

Francesca L. Teton

Apr 20, 2012 - Staff:  Francesca L. Teton, 28, of Fort Washakie, died Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Central Wyoming Hospice in Casper.
Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Saturday, ... [more]

Jaime Padron

Apr 20, 2012 - Staff:  Jaime Padron, 40, died while on duty as an officer for the Austin (Texas) Police Department on Friday, April 6, 2012. He was related to Jerry and Faye Cox, ... [more]

Karen L. Larson

Apr 19, 2012 - Staff:  Karen L. Larson, 65, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at her home in Riverton.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Davis Funeral Home of ... [more]

James L. 'Jim' Pigg

Apr 19, 2012 - Staff:  James L. "Jim" Pigg, 46, died Monday, April 16, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Friday, April 20, at the Davis Funeral Home of ... [more]

Maria E. 'Mary' Martinez

Apr 19, 2012 - Staff:  Funeral services for Maria E. "Mary" Martinez, 91, are at 10 a.m. Friday, April 20, at St. Margaret's Catholic Church in Riverton with Father Demetrio ... [more]

Edith P. Fessler

Apr 18, 2012 - Staff:  Memorial services for Edith P. Fessler, 77, of Lander, are at 2 p.m. Friday, April 20, in the Chapel of Mount Hope, Hudson's Funeral Home in Lander.
Edith ... [more]

Laurie A. Grosgebauer

Apr 18, 2012 - Staff:  Laurie A. Grosgebauer, 44, of Lander, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, with family by her side in Lander.
Services will be at a later date.
Laurie Ann Lopez ... [more]

Bernard J. 'Buddy' Wolfe

Apr 18, 2012 - Staff:  Funeral services for Bernard J. "Buddy" Wolfe, 60, are at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 19, at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton with Pastor Doug Hill of the ... [more]

Donald J. 'Bill' Aragon

Apr 17, 2012 - Staff:  Donald J. "Bill" Aragon, 69, of Fort Washakie, died Friday, April 6, 2012, at the Lander Regional Hospital.
Traditional American Indian funeral services are ... [more]

Duane E. Carson

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Duane E. Carson, 80, of Anchorage, Alaska, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at the home of his son, Dean Carson, in Riverton.
According to his wishes, cremation ... [more]

Larry C. Pickett

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Former Pavillion resident, Larry C. Pickett, 70, died Monday, March 26, 2012, at his home in Centralia, Wash. He had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer ... [more]

Bruce E. Dannaldson

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Bruce E. Dannaldson, 62, died Wednesday, March 28, following a long illness.
Bruce Edward Dannaldson was born June 25, 1949, in Los Angeles to Ralph and Opal ... [more]

Laurie A. Grosgebauer

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Laurie A. Grosgebauer, 44, of Lander, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, with family by her side in Lander.
Services will be at a later date.
Laurie Ann Lopez ... [more]

Anton J. 'Tony' Radman

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Former Lander resident Anton J. "Tony" Radman, 59, of Ogden, Utah, died Monday, March 19, of an arterial blood clot while skiing.
Celebratory mass was ... [more]

William C. 'Bill' McBroom

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Memorial services for former Riverton resident William C. "Bill" McBroom, 86, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 2, at Evergreen Cemetery in Superior, Neb.
Mr. ... [more]

Michael D. Horton

Apr 15, 2012 - Staff:  Michael D. Horton, 32, died Monday, April 9, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Monday, April 16, at the Faith Lutheran Church in ... [more]

Harold J. 'Harry' Burroughs

Apr 13, 2012 - Staff:  Harold J. "Harry" Burroughs, 84, of Lander, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton.
Memorial services are at 3 p.m. ... [more]

Robert E. 'Bob' Claar Sr.

Apr 13, 2012 - Staff:  A celebration of life service for Robert E. "Bob" Claar Sr., of Dubois, is at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, at the Headwaters Center in Dubois.
A viewing is ... [more]