Obituaries

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

Fannie Lorraine (Hawk) Querry

Fannie Lorraine (Hawk) Querry, 88, of Wheatland, Wyoming, passed away early Sunday morning, March 11, 2018, at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland.... more

 

Steven Charles ‘Steve’ Geile

Funeral services for Steven Charles “Steve” Geile, 61, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, March 19, 2018 at the Wheatland Bible Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Jason Iacovetto officiating. Steven Charles Geile, died peacefully in his sleep in Cheyenne, Wyoming on Saturday, March 10, 2018.... more

Ruth Evelyn Lock

Funeral services for Ruth Evelyn Lock, 95, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Jeremy Haroldson and Pastor David Kennedy officiating. Interment will be at the Wheatland Cemetery. A lunch will follow the graveside services at the Impact Ministry Church, 956 Maple Street, Wheatland, Wyoming.... more

Kimble A. Swanson

Kimble A. Swanson, 69, of Indiana, PA, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Butler Memorial Hospital in Butler, PA.... more

Janice A. (Woolsey) Nagel

Janice A. (Woolsey) Nagel, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Westview Healthcare Center. She was born on April 25, 1932, in Wheatland, Wyoming to parents George Gordon and Mae Irene (Barrett) Woolsey. ... more

Charlotte Faith Smith

Charlotte Faith Smith passed away unexpectantly at St. Alphonsus Hospital on March 5, 2018 surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness.... more

 

Darryl Truman ‘True’ Cundall

Graveside services for Darryl Truman “True” Cundall, 76, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at the Horseshoe Cemetery near Glendo, Wyoming with military honors accorded.... more

 

Elva Winnifred Brickman Paules

A funeral service for Elva Winnifred Brickman Paules, 98, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at the Wheatland Bible Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Jason Iacovetto officiating. Interment will be held in the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

Floyd Gene Smith

Floyd ‘Gene’ Smith passed away peaceful surrounded by his family on February 14, 2018 at his home in Meridian, Idaho. His passing has left an empty place in the hearts of all who knew him. ... more

 

Frederick ‘Fred’ Goetz Jr.

Frederick “Fred” Goetz Jr., 84, died at his home in Guernsey, Wyoming on Thursday, February 15, 2018 of natural causes.... more

 

Harvey Paul Miller

Harvey Paul Miller, 88, passed away Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland, Wyoming with his wife by his side.... more

 

William Anthony Garcia

Funeral services for William Anthony Garcia, 63, were held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Our Saviour Episcopal Church in Hartville, Wyoming with Reverend Rex Martin officiating. ... more

Ruth Evelyn Cronce

Ruth Evelyn Cronce, 92, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018 at the Poplar Living Center in Casper, Wyoming.... more

Wheatland beats Torrington in a double overtime thriller

During their recent 10 game losing streak, Wheatland head coach Mick Cochran keep saying this was a team that could shake things up in the 3A east.... more

 

Leonard G. Cussins

Graveside services for Leonard G. Cussins, 91, will be held at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at the Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland, Wyoming.... more

George Irvin Akers

A private memorial service for George Irvin Akers, 76, will be held in Maricopa, Arizona and a Wyoming memorial will be planned by his children in the summer and held at All Saints Episcopal Church in Wheatland, Wyoming withThe Reverend Jill Zimmerschied officiating. Cremation has taken place under the direction of J. Warren Funeral Home in Casa Grande, Arizona. George died peacefully at his home in Thunderbird Farms near Maricopa, Arizona on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. ... more

Roy Morris Bennett

Services for Roy Morris Bennett, 68, will be held Saturday, February 10, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Christian Church in Wheatland, WY with Gary Stahl officiating. Roy passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from natural causes. At his request, cremation will take place.... more

Jean B. Thompson

Jean passed away in Oregon, close to her daughter’s home. Jean suffered a stroke in October 2017 and was never able to return home. Jean is preceded in death by her husband Richard “Dick.” They were lifetime residents of Dwyer and Wheatland.... more

 

Betty Eleanor (Wright) Cochran

Betty Eleanor (Wright) Cochran passed away in her sleep on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, in Yuma, Arizona, after winning her battle with Alzheimer’s disease. ... more

 

Phyllis Marie Hayes

A funeral liturgy for Phyllis Marie Hayes, 83, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Father Tom Kadera as the celebrant. The Vigil for the deceased will be held at 7:00 P.M. Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Church. Inurnment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

 

Betty Eleanor (Wright) Chochran

Betty Eleanor (Wright) Cochran passed away in her sleep on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, in Yuma, Arizona, after winning her battle with Alzheimer’s disease. ... more

 

Susanne Burnham ‘Sue’ Cross

Susanne Burnham “Sue” Cross, 75, who went to be with her Lord and her beloved husband, Tim on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at her home of natural causes in Wheatland, Wyoming. ... more

 

Florabelle Lea Carroll

TORRINGTON — Memorial grave side services for FLORABELLE LEA CARROLL, 88, will be held at 11am Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Valley View Cemetery with Pastor Giles Armstrong ... more

 

Jack Dinnel

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing.” 2 Timothy 4:7-8 Jack Dinnel finished his race on Saturday, February 3, 2018 surrounded by family members at Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland, Wyoming. ... more

Melvin Dean Whinery

WHEATLAND – Melvin Dean Whinery, 85, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland, Wyoming after a short illness. A celebration of life was held Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Platte County 4-H building in Wheatland with a prayer and eulogy by Harold Rumsey. A lunch was enjoyed by a large group of friends and family. He will be buried at a later date.... more

Helen Louise Shindelbower

WHEATLAND – Helen Louise Shindelbower, 87, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland, Wyoming surrounded by her loving husband, Loyd, and family members. ... more

Ronald Lee Reddy

Ronald Lee Reddy was born on Oct. 10, 1946, in Hollywood, Calif., to Woodrow and Gloria Pauline (Tinsley) Reddy. ... more

 

Leola Annette Carberry

Funeral services for Leola Annette Carberry, 72, were 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at the Pioneer Baptist Church with Pastor Marlin Driskell officiating. A luncheon was hosted at the church for family and friends at the church. ... more

Doris H. Thorne

Funeral services for Doris H. Thorne, 86, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at the Gorman Funeral Homes-Platte Chapel in Wheatland. Interment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

Larry Bacon

Larry Bacon, 77, of Wheatland, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, after an extended illness. ... more