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Irene J. Baker

Jun 1, 2012 - Staff:  Irene J. Baker, 85, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Gorman ... [more]

Esther L. Wicker

May 31, 2012 - Staff:  Graveside services for former Riverton resident Esther L. Wicker are at 1 p.m. Friday, June 1, at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton.
Mrs. Wicker, 79, died ... [more]

Southernman V. Addison

May 31, 2012 - Staff:  Southernman V. Addison, 35, of Arapahoe, died Friday, May 25, 2012, at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colo.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Levi L. Minard

May 29, 2012 - Staff:  Former Fremont County resident Levi L. Minard, 88, of Ingram, Texas, died Wednesday, May 9, 2012, in a hospital in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Memorial services ... [more]

Dean D. Rowan

May 29, 2012 - Staff:  Dean D. Rowan, 62, of Rawlins, formerly of Lander and Fort Washakie, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
Funeral services ... [more]

Edward Dale St. John

May 27, 2012 - Staff:  Edward Dale St. John of Casper died following a brief illness on Monday, May 21, 2012 at Central Wyoming Hospice in Casper. He was 62 years old.
He was the ... [more]

Raymond John Bessler

May 27, 2012 - Staff:  Longtime Powell area resident Raymond John Bessler, 83, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at the Powell Valley Care Center. He was the father of Mike Bessler, of ... [more]

James H. 'Scotty' Gordon

May 27, 2012 - Staff:  Memorial services for James H. "Scotty" Gordon are at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, at the Shoshoni Fire Hall, Inurnment follows at the Lakeview Cemetery at ... [more]

Jack E. Gaudern Sr.

May 27, 2012 - Staff:  Jack E. Gaudern Sr. of Shoshoni died Friday, May 18, 2012, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 91.
Cremation has taken place. The family ... [more]

Buster High

May 25, 2012 - Staff:  Former Fremont County resident Buster High, 65, of Winnemucca, Nev., died Thursday, April 12, 2012, in a small plane crash near Green River.
Services were ... [more]

A. Rex Rogers

May 25, 2012 - Staff:  A. Rex Rogers, 80, died Monday, May 21, 2012, at his home in Riverton.
Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 26, at the Davis Funeral Home with the ... [more]

Carl H. Christopherson

May 24, 2012 - Staff:  Carl H. Christopherson, 81, died Sunday, May 20, 2012.
A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in ... [more]

Thomas E. 'Rusty' Sparks

May 24, 2012 - Staff:  Thomas E. "Rusty" Sparks, 54, died Sunday, May 20, 2012, at his home in Lander, with his family present, after a long battle with cancer.
Funeral services are ... [more]

Nathan G. Lenard

May 23, 2012 - Staff:  A memorial services for Nathan G. Lenard, 48, is at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 26, at the Set Free Church, 620 W. Adams Ave., Riverton.
Mr. Lenard died Monday, ... [more]

David R. Gossett

May 23, 2012 - Staff:  Riverton native David R. Gossett, 58, died of cancer Monday, May 14, 2012, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Lakeland, Fla.
Memorial services were ... [more]

Jovan C. Willow

May 22, 2012 - Staff:  Jovan C. Willow, 24, died Friday, May 18, 2012, in a one-vehicle accident east of Shoshoni.
Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, at Rocky Mountain ... [more]

Arline N. Addison

May 20, 2012 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Arline N. Addison died from lung cancer Saturday, May 12, 2012, at her home in Wheatland. She was 79.
As per her request, there ... [more]

Claire (Cameron) Norsworthy

May 20, 2012 - Staff:  Lander native Claire (Cameron) Norsworthy, 76, of Walla Walla, Wash., died Thursday, April 19, 2012.
A celebration of life service was Friday, April 27, at ... [more]

Russel D. Tofflemire Sr.

May 20, 2012 - Staff:  Former Riverton resident Russel D. Tofflemire Sr. died Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Sioux Falls, S.D.
He was 74 ... [more]

Esther Brodrick Brumage

May 18, 2012 - Staff:  Esther Brodrick Brumage, 93, died of natural causes Thursday, April 26, 2012, at the Powell Valley Care Center. She was the mother of the late Gary Brodrick of ... [more]

John H. Federer III

May 17, 2012 - Staff:  John H. Federer III, 64, general contractor and longtime resident of the Lander area, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at his home, after a short battle with ... [more]

Donald E. Jacobs

May 17, 2012 - Staff:  A celebration of life service for Donald E. Jacobs, 86, a longtime resident of Lander, is at 4 p.m. Friday, May 18, at the Chapel of Mount Hope, Hudson's ... [more]

Billy O'Neal

May 16, 2012 - Staff:  Billy O'Neal, 79, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at the family ranch at Crowheart following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Funeral services are at 11 a.m. ... [more]

Chrystal C. Dewey

May 16, 2012 - Staff:  Chrystal C. Dewey, 41, of St. Stephen's, died Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Riverton.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 17, at St. Stephen's Catholic ... [more]

Doris Sherburne

May 15, 2012 - Staff:  Funeral services for Doris Sherburne, 92, of Gillette, mother of Susan Mary Thompson, of Riverton, are at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the First Presbyterian ... [more]

Ralph Petersen

May 15, 2012 - Staff:  Former Fremont County resident Ralph Petersen, 87, of Laramie, died Saturday, May 12, 2012, at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colo.
Funeral ... [more]

Amanda J. (Lanier) Rodgers

May 13, 2012 - Staff:  Riverton native Amanda J. (Lanier) Rodgers died at her home in Cheyenne on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. She was 38 years old.
Funeral services were Saturday, May ... [more]

M. Juanita "Nita" Lamont

May 13, 2012 - Staff:  M. Juanita "Nita" Lamont, 88, died in the care of her family on Monday, May 7, 2012.
A family memorial service was held Thursday, May 10, in Denver, conducted ... [more]

Neil W. Gose

May 13, 2012 - Staff:  Neil W. Gose died at Lander Regional Hospital on Thursday, May 10, 2012, with family at his bedside, after a long battle with Parkinson's and heart disease. He ... [more]

Hope Starwalt

May 11, 2012 - Staff:  Hope Starwalt died Friday, May 4, 2012, at her home in Riverton. She was 86 years old.
Funeral services were at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at the Davis Funeral ... [more]