Obituaries
 

Edward Kay Foster

Graveside services for Edward Kay Foster, 76, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018, at the Horseshoe Cemetery near Glendo with Pastor Brandon Buller of the Glendo Community Church in Glendo officiating.... more

 

Teresa Lee (Kittell) ‘Teri’ Griffin

Funeral services for Teresa Lee (Kittell) “Teri” Griffin, 66, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018, at the Fort Reno Building at the Wyoming State Fairgrounds in Douglas with Pastor Frank Wiederrecht of The Gathering officiating.... more

 

Clara Lee Searl Leafgren

The children of Clara Lee Searl Leafgren — Melanie, Bonnie, Nicki and Brian — invite family and friends to her graveside ceremony Friday, June 22, 2018, at 5 p.m. Family will be present at the Wheatland Cemetery, Block 5, Lot 113.... more

Lotus L. Wakefield-Bauer

Lotus L. Wakefield-Bauer, 79, of Wheatland, passed away Friday, June 8, 2018, at Platte County Legacy Home. She was born Tuesday, May 23, 1939, in Cheyenne, the daughter of Delbert and Marie (Tyson) Giles.... more

Cecil Earl Walthall

Cecil Earl Walthall passed away at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colorado, on May 2, 2018. He was born on Dec. 25, 1919, near Petersburg, Virginia, to Stephen H Walthall and Minnie (House) Walthall. On July 21, 1945, he married Lou Nichols at Williams Field Post Chapel, Chandler, Arizona. In July 2017 they celebrated 72 years of marriage.... more

 

Alfred ‘Bud’ Drummond Slover Jr.

Alfred “Bud” Drummond Slover Jr. was born June 8, 1951, in Texas. He was found deceased Friday, May 25, 2018. Alfred worked in law enforcement. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Wheatland Cemetery.... more

Greg A. Garton

Funeral services for Greg A. Garton, 65, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018, at the Wheatland High School auditorium in Wheatland with the Rev. Jill Zimmerschied and the Rev. Joel Dingman officiating. A coffee hour reception at All Saints Episcopal Church will immediately follow the service.... more

Hazel Bomgardner

Hazel Geraldine Harvey graduated in the Wheatland High School class of 1936. ... more

Georgia Carol (Grant) Reader

Georgia Carol (Grant) Reader passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the age of 77.... more

 

Carol Sue Shafer

Carol Sue Shafer, 65, passed away quietly at her home in Pleasant Hill, California, on Sunday, June 3, 2018, three days before her 47th wedding anniversary.... more

 

Frances Viola ‘Vi’ Goodrich

Funeral services for Frances Viola “Vi” Goodrich, 88, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at the All Saints Episcopal Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with The Reverend Jill Zimmerschied officiating. Interment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery with Order of Eastern Star rites.... more

 

Ruth E. Cronce (Pitzer)

Services for Ruth E. Cronce (Pitzer) “Grandma Ruth” will be held on June 8th, 2018 at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1257 Walnut Street, Wheatland, WY. There will be a luncheon at 11:00am and Services at 1:30pm, both at the church. Interment at Chugwater Cemetary. In lieu of flowers, donations to the family. ... more

 

Virginia Maxine Schaub

Virginia Maxine Schaub, 96, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland, Wyoming.... more

 

Cleve Artery

Graveside services for Cleve Artery, 88, will be held at 11:00 A.M Saturday, June 2, 2018. at the Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland, Wyoming.... more

Howard G. Atwood Jr.

Howard G. Atwood was a loving father whko passed away unexpectedly while doing one of his favorite hobbies, fishing. ... more

 

Jonathan Ohara Brown

Funeral services for Jonathan Ohara Brown, 20, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Impact Ministries, 956 Maple Street, Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Jeremy Haroldson officiating. Jonathan died Thursday, May 17, 2018 near Wheatland, Wyoming.... more

Laurel Elaine Zavorka

Funeral liturgy for Laurel Elaine Zavorka, 58, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Father Tom Kadera as the Celebrant. A Vigil for the Deceased will be held at 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Church with Deacon Terry Archbold.... more

Jean Thompson

Graveside services for Jean Thompson will be held Saturday, May 26, 2018, at 10:30 a.m.... more

 

Ed Douthitt

Ed Douthitt passed into history Sunday May 6, 2018.... more

 

Doris Leonard

No funeral services will be held for Doris Irene Leonard, 85. Doris Leonard died Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland.... more

 

James Daniel ‘Jim’ Roff

Graveside services for James Daniel “Jim” Roff, 95, were held Friday, May 11, 2018 at the Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland with The Reverend Jill Zimmerschied of the All Saints Episcopal Church officiating. Interment was in the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

 

Cemetery ladies seek help

Every year about this time plans are made in consideration of the Memorial Day celebration coming up Monday, May 28. That entire weekend, many people visit the local cemetery to pay respects to those who have passed before us. Volunteers are needed to help prepare the cemetery. The row markers will be put down May 12 at 2 p.m.... more

Marjorie May Gonzales

Marjorie May Gonzales, 85, of Lubbock and formerly of Hobbs, NM was born November 24, 1932 in Republican City, Nebraska to Doyle and Inez (Woolman) Hutchinson. ... more

Cindy L. Schwindt

Cindy L. Schwindt, 65, of Wheatland passed away May 4th at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.... more

Teigen Finnerty

A funeral service for Teigen Finnerty, 21, will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, May 4, 2018 at the Doug Branscom Memorial Show Ring at the Platte County Fairgrounds in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor James Wakefield officiating. ... more

 

Ruby June Cenni

Ruby June Cenni, R.N. was born in Wheatland, Wyoming on June 1, 1919 to parents Clarence and Mary Smith. ... more

 

LeRoy John Rutz

Funeral services for LeRoy John Rutz, 86, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the United Church of Christ 1056 Walnut Street, Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Joe Bair officiating. Inurnment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

 

Cynthia Marie White

Please join us to celebrate the life of Cynthia Marie White (06/06/1958-12/29/2017) on May 12, 2018. ... more

Rebecca ‘Tiffiany’ McClain

Rebecca “Tiffiany” McClain, 50, of Wheatland, passed away on April 20, 2018 at Davis Hospice Center from stage 4 cancer. She was first diagnosed on December 2, 2016. She was an incredibly strong woman who, despite all odds, beat many of the obstacles in her path along her journey.... more

 

Gordon K. Woolsey

Gordon K. Woolsey, 78, of Yucaipa, Ca, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018 at his home. Gordon was born July 11, 1939 in Wheatland, Wy to parents George Gordon and Mae Irene (Barrett) Woolsey.... more

George Andrew Bohl III

George Andrew Bohl III, 77, passed away in his home in Casa Grande, Arizona, surrounded by his family and friends on April 14, 2018. George was born in Wheatland Wyoming on January 5, 1941.... more

 

Charles Wilfred Meining

Funeral services for Charles Wilfred Meining, 98, will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, April 16, 2018 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Randy Gregory officiating. Inurnment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery with military honors accorded by Laramie Peak VFW Post 3558, Ora Call American Legion Post #10, and the Army National Guard. ... more

Gabriela Alejandra ‘Alex’ Estrada Cervantes

Gabriela Alejandra “Alex” Estrada Cervantes passed away in Tijuana, Baja Califoria Norte, Mexico, on Feb. 28, 2018. She was born on July 7, 1990, in Tijuana. She was 27 years old.... more

 

Rose Mary Apodaca

A funeral liturgy for Rose Mary Apodaca, 88, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Father Tom Kadera as the Celebrant. A Vigil for the Deceased will be held at 7:00 P.M. Monday, April 9, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church with Deacon Terry Archbold. Inurnment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

 

Charles Wilfred Meining

Funeral services for Charles Wilfred Meining, 98, will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, April 16, 2018 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Randy Gregory officiating. Inurnment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery with military honors. ... more

 

Betty Lou James

Betty Lou James, 83, a lifelong resident of Wheatland, Wyoming passed away Friday, March 30, 2018 at the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming.... more

 

Tommy Andrew Schissler

FORT LARAMIE – a Celebration of Life for Tommy Andrew Schissler will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the Fort Laramie Community Center.... more

Diana Jean Hicks

FORT LARAMIE – Diana Scott Reifschneider Hicks, 65, of Fort Laramie, passed away on March 22, 2018. She was born Oct. 21, 1952 in Torrington to Thomas and Norma Scott. ... more

 

Pete S. Demario

Pete S. Demario died Dec. 16, 2017, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. ... more

 

Lawson Charles Wagner

Lawson Charles Wagner, son of Francis Charles Wagner and Gladys Newkirk, died March 27, 2018, in Basin.... more

Barbara Jean (Wright) Singer

Barbara Jean (Wright) Singer passed from this life March 19, 2018, at age 80. She was born in Wheatland to Clifford (Joe) and Dorothy (Snook) Wright on Nov. 3, 1937. ... more

Georgia Magdalene Graves

Funeral services for Georgia Magdalene Graves, 98, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, April 2, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church in Douglas, Wyoming with Pastor Donnie Holt officiating. Inurnment will be in the Douglas Park Cemetery.... more

Jason ‘Poorboy’ Seth Havard

Funeral services for Jason “Poorboy” Seth Havard, 31, were held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Casey Schroeder officiating. Interment was held at the Wheatland Cemetery.... more