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Verle Dean Meeks

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  Verle Dean Meeks, of Lander, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at SageWest Health Care. He was 76 years old.
Funeral services will be at noon Thursday, July 24, at ... [more]

David E. 'Lips' Pulver

Jul 22, 2014 - Staff:  David E. "Lips" Pulver died Friday, July 18, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. He was 61 years old. Cremation has taken place. Services will begin with ... [more]

Rosa Governale

Jul 21, 2014 - Staff:  Rosa Governale died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Lander.
She was 102 years old.
Services will be at a later date in ... [more]

Delin Dewey

Jul 18, 2014 - Staff:  Delin Dewey died Monday, July 7, 2014, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash. He was 39 years old.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 17, in the family ... [more]

Travis James McGill

Jul 18, 2014 - Staff:  Travis James McGill died Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. He was 33 years old.
Traditional prayer services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 20, at ... [more]

Angelo 'Hulio' Jenkins

Jul 17, 2014 - Staff:  Angelo "Hulio" Jenkins, of Arapahoe, died Monday, July 14, 2014, at his home. He was 35 years old.
A wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the ... [more]

Vonda Jo (Sides) Martinez

Jul 17, 2014 - Staff:  Vonda Jo (Sides) Martinez, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014. She was 49 years old.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at the ... [more]

Larry Charles Obert

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Larry Charles Obert, of Riverton, died Thursday, July 10, 2014. He was 66 years old.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 17, at Mountain View ... [more]

Lucy Mascarenaz-Esparza

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Lucy Mascarenaz-Esparza, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at her home in Ontario, Canada.
She was born in Riverton and graduated from ... [more]

Irma Eileen (Welch) Tomberlin

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Irma Eileen (Welch) Tomberlin, formerly of Riverton, died July 11, 2014, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was 89 years old.
Visitation is at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July ... [more]

Verna Ann Wagon No Ear Willow

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Verna Ann Wagon No Ear Willow died Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was 45 years ... [more]

Ivan Randall Wanstall

Jul 15, 2014 - Staff:  Ivan Randall Wanstall died Friday, July 11, 2014. He was 50 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, at 842 Ethete Road. Interment ... [more]

Norman 'Norm' Davis

Jul 11, 2014 - Staff:  Norman "Norm" Davis, of Riverton, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. He was 85 years old.
A private family service will be at ... [more]

James 'Jim' Anthony Sable

Jul 11, 2014 - Staff:  James "Jim" Anthony Sable, of Lander, died Friday, July 4, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. He was 91 years old.
Memorial services will be at ... [more]

Lyle Donoven

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Lyle Donoven, of Lander, died Monday, July 6, 2014, at his home after being diagnosed with cancer in September.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, ... [more]

Charles 'Chuck' Fenton

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Charles "Chuck" Fenton, of Hidden Valley, died Friday, July 4, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. He was 93 years old.
A memorial service ... [more]

Clarence E. Axtell

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Clarence E. Axtell, formerly of Fremont County, died of natural causes Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in Aurora, Colo.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 13, ... [more]

Esther Lea (Olson) Luers

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Esther Lea (Olson) Luers died Friday, July 4, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 85 years old.
Services will be at 10 a.m. ... [more]

Yvette R. Blackburn

Jul 10, 2014 - Staff:  Yvette R. Blackburn, of Arapahoe, died Friday, July 4, 2014, in Casper. She was 50 years old.
Funeral services were Thursday, July 10, at 50 Miller Lane in ... [more]

Jean Eichler

Jul 8, 2014 - Staff:  Marillyn "Jean" Eichler of Riverton died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 86 years old.
Funeral services were ... [more]

Joan McGowan

Jul 8, 2014 - Staff:  Joan "Jody" McGowan of Riverton died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation - Wind River Center. She was 77.
A family graveside ... [more]

Wendell Victor Shields Sr.

Jul 6, 2014 - Staff:  Wendell Victor Shields Sr., of Lander, died Wednesday, June 28, 2014, in his home. He was 85 years old.
A celebration memorial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, July ... [more]

Bonnie B. Hill

Jul 6, 2014 - Staff:  Bonnie B. Hill, of Riverton, died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at her home surrounded by family. She was 77 years old.
A viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, ... [more]

Glenn Wayne Tanner

Jul 3, 2014 - Staff:  Glenn Wayne Tanner died Monday, June 23, 2014, in Cheyenne. He was 62 years old.
He will be interred at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 26, in Mount Hope Cemetery in ... [more]

Alma J. Dolan

Jul 2, 2014 - Staff:  Alma J. Dolan, of Pavillion, died Saturday, June 28, 2014, at her home. She was 70 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken place. Inurnment will be at ... [more]

Anita 'Peggy' Lois St. Clair Nipwater

Jul 2, 2014 - Staff:  Anita "Peggy" Lois St. Clair Nipwater died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Pocatello, Idaho. She was 82 years old.
A traditional Native American viewing was ... [more]

Lloyd C. Pickett

Jul 1, 2014 - Staff:  Lloyd C. Pickett died Monday, June 23, 2014, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He was 83 years old.
A memorial service will be ... [more]

Rosella 'Judy' Mitich

Jul 1, 2014 - Staff:  Rosella "Judy" Mitich died Friday, June 27, 2014, in Lander, surrounded by family. She was 92 years old.
No services have been announced.
Rosella Mitich was ... [more]

Alvina Rahel Brown

Jul 1, 2014 - Staff:  Alvina Rahel Brown, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at the Washakie Medical Center in Worland following a short illness. She was 87 years ... [more]

Gary De Wayne Wilcox

Jul 1, 2014 - Staff:  Gary De Wayne Wilcox, formerly of Lander, died Friday, May 23, 2014, at home in Oakland, Ky.
The Tennessee and Kentucky Civil Air Patrol cadets served as an ... [more]