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Esther Haun

Aug 24, 2012 - Staff:  Esther Haun, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. She was 96 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Cordelia S. Eagle Goggles

Aug 23, 2012 - Staff:  Cordelia S. Eagle Goggles died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at the Riverton Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. She was 78 years old.
Funeral services will ... [more]

Lt. Col. David 'Bo' Coats

Aug 22, 2012 - Staff:  Lt. Col. David "Bo" Coats formerly of Shoshoni, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, in Titusville, Fla., surrounded by his loving family. He was 81 years old.
A ... [more]

Wallace 'Wally' N. Cockerham

Aug 22, 2012 - Staff:  Wallace "Wally" N. Cockerham formerly of Fremont County, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at the Central Wyoming Hospice Kloefcorn Home in Casper. He was 69 years ... [more]

Frank and Sharon Palmer

Aug 22, 2012 - Staff:  Frank and Sharon Palmer, formerly of Fremont County, died Aug. 7, 2012, in their home in Casper.
Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 13, at the Oregon Trail ... [more]

Enrique M. Chavez Sr.

Aug 22, 2012 - Staff:  Enrique M. Chavez Sr. died Aug. 17, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 19 years old.
Evening services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, ... [more]

Justin L. Wood

Aug 21, 2012 - Staff:  Justin L. Wood, of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012. He was 33 years old.
Mass of Christian burial is scheduled for 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Saint ... [more]

Joe C. Drake Jr.

Aug 21, 2012 - Staff:  Joe C. Drake Jr. died of mesothelioma Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at his home in Riverton. He was 86 years old.
A viewing will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, ... [more]

Louise Marie Ellerby

Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Louise "Gigetta" Marie Ellerby, formerly of Lander, died Friday, July 20, 2012, while surrounded by loved ones after battling cancer for several years.
She ... [more]

Charles Frank Hermann

Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Charles Frank "Chuck" Hermann died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at his home in Riverton. He was 83.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the Church of Jesus ... [more]

Sheila Smith

Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Sheila Smith, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, in Mount Pleasant, Utah.
She was 52 years old.
Graveside services are at 4 p.m. Monday, ... [more]

Arabelle Hime

Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Arabelle "Bing" Hime, 85, formerly of Fremont County, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, at Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne.
Services are at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. ... [more]

Nicky Craig Thomas

Aug 17, 2012 - Staff:  Nicky Craig Thomas, 59, of Lander, died Aug. 4, 2012.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at the Wyoming Life Resource Center Chapel. ... [more]

Kevin James Griffin

Aug 17, 2012 - Staff:  Kevin James Griffin, 45, formerly of Riverton, died Aug. 9, 2012, while on military duty in Afghanistan.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, ... [more]

Marlys Andrews

Aug 17, 2012 - Staff:  Marlys Andrews, 50, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at her home because of a sudden illness.
Memorial services were at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at Rocky Mountain ... [more]

Anthony John 'Tony' Genoff

Aug 17, 2012 - Staff:  Anthony John "Tony" Genoff, 81, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, in Casper.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Davis Funeral Home with Pastor ... [more]

James Williams

Aug 16, 2012 - Staff:  James "Jim" Williams, 86, of Riverton, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
Memorials services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. ... [more]

Gerald Sage Sr.

Aug 16, 2012 - Staff:  Gerald Sage Sr., 73, of Ethete, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, in his home surrounded by family.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at the ... [more]

David Hall Shoup

Aug 15, 2012 - Staff:  David Hall Shoup, 89, Fremont County's last Pearl Harbor veteran, died Aug. 13, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Jean Elizabeth Dewey Ewing

Aug 15, 2012 - Staff:  Jean Elizabeth Dewey Ewing, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, at Poplar Living Center.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at ... [more]

Rex A. Coando

Aug 14, 2012 - Staff:  Rex A. Coando, 61, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at the Lander Regional Hospital from injuries he sustained from a motorcycle accident.
Traditional Indian ... [more]

Robert Wrex Rice

Aug 12, 2012 - Staff:  Robert Wrex Rice, 55, a former Fremont County resident, died Tuesday, July 31, 2012, in Greeley, Colo.
A memorial service was Friday, Aug. 3, at Greeley ... [more]

Larry O. Reed

Aug 12, 2012 - Staff:  Larry O. Reed of Riverton died Friday, July 27, 2012, at his home. He was 69 years old.
According to his wishes, cremation has taken place. Private family ... [more]

Berethe Patricia Shepherd

Aug 12, 2012 - Staff:  Berethe "Bee" Patricia Shepherd, 93, of Riverton, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Wind River Health Care Center in Riverton.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. ... [more]

James Michael Patik

Aug 12, 2012 - Staff:  James Michael Patik, 65, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, in Fort Collins, Colo.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
James Michael Patik was born Jan. 10, ... [more]

Helena Evelyn Shelden

Aug 12, 2012 - Staff:  Helena Evelyn Shelden of Lander died Aug. 7, 2012, at the Help for Health Hospice in Riverton. She was 85 years old.
Memorial services are at 10:30 a.m. ... [more]

Gregory Bruce Trosper

Aug 10, 2012 - Staff:  Gregory Bruce Trosper Sr., 38, of Ethete, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, in his home surrounded by his family.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. ... [more]

Emma Marie Overholt

Aug 9, 2012 - Staff:  Emma Marie Overholt, 83, of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, in Billings, Mont., at the Acu-Health Hospital of Montana.
Memorial services will be at 10 ... [more]

Patricia Sitting Eagle Behan

Aug 9, 2012 - Staff:  Patricia Sitting Eagle Behan, 81, of Thermopolis, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, in Worland at the Washakie Medical Center.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. ... [more]

Richard D. Bebout

Aug 9, 2012 - Staff:  Richard D. Bebout, 75, of Riverton, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at his home after a 12-year battle with cancer.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, ... [more]