Obituaries

Graveside funeral services for Gillette resident, Wayne Goerke, 83, will be held Tuesday, July 21st at 10:30 a.m. at the Mt Pisgah Cemetery in Gillette, with Pastor Donny Edwards officiating and the VFW in charge of the Military graveside service. Wayne passed away quietly, Sunday, at the Pioneer Manor in Gillette. Donations in Mr.

Leslie Calvin Hofto, 88, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2015, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at 2:00 on Monday, July 20, 2015, in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery with Chaplain Randy Sawyer officiating.

Memorials to honor Les may be made to the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter at 84 East Ridge Road, Sheridan, WY 82801.

Thomas Anthony Bush, 63, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

On July 13th 2015, Donald A. King passed away peacefully at the age of 92 of natural causes while being comforted by his family members at his Son’s home in Helena, Montana. Dad, your gentle soul, wisdom and sound advice will always be cherished.
Donald Aloysius King was born to George and Cora King in Cottonwood, South Dakota on January 20, 1923.

Samantha Louise Barnes, 19, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015 near Sheridan.

Cremation has taken place. A portion of Samantha's ashes will be laid to rest with her beloved sister Amanda in Oklahoma. A Celebration of Life with Pot Luck will be held at 2:00 on Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Ranchester Community Hall.

Floyd Wayne Tennell, 75, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015, at the VA Medical Center.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Irwin M. Brandjord, 83, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2015, at the Green House Living of Sheridan.

Services will be held at 11:00 on Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Christ Episcopal Church, 45 W. Cedar St., Glenrock, WY, with Military Honors.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Mary Ann Evans, 86, of Sheridan,WY, passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the Sheridan Manor.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 on Friday, July 17, 2015, at the Oregon Trail State Veteran's Cemetery.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

John Edward McWilliams, 91, died at his home on Big Goose where July 6, 2015. He'd lived for well over 80 years. He was born in Sheridan on April 8th, 1924 to Henry and Julia McWilliams. His father, Henry, was born in Buffalo to one of the earliest families settling in the area.

Shaun Beasley, 44, passed into the hands of the Lord on Wednesday July 8, 2015, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family following a stroke. Shaun was born on March 30, 1971, in Salem, OR, the first daughter of John and Susan Beasley. She was a special child who touched hearts with her spirit and drive, always gaining respect by those who knew her.

Katherine Barbara “Kay” Fradet, 100, of Sheridan passed away peacefully at her home on July 6, 2015, surrounded by those who loved her. On May 7, this year, Kay celebrated her 100th birthday with a well attended open house celebration at her home. She was so happy and had such a wonderful day!

Mary Elizabeth Rhodes was born in Casper, Wyoming on September 11, 1923 to Elizabeth Harte Doherty and James J. Doherty, Irish immigrants, and passed away on July 6, 2015. She graduated from Natrona County High School then attended the University of Wyoming, Washington University in St. Louis and Sheridan College. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She was the eldest of five siblings.

On the day after he celebrated the independence of this country; a country that he fought so valiantly for during two wars, Leslie “Les” Calvin Hofto, 88, of Sheridan was called away to his next assignment in Heaven. It seems so fitting that this patriotic naval officer would get to live through one more Independence Day.

A memorial service for Jeannette (Lily) Daniels will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 26th at Dayton Community Church, 210 Bridge Street, Dayton, Wyoming. Friends and Family are invited.

Mass of Christian burial for Doris Anderson, 83 year old long time Midwest and former Buffalo resident who passed away Tuesday in Chandler, Arizona, will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 14 at 10:00 a.m. from The Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as Celebrant. A vigil service will be held and the Rosary recited on Monday at 6:00 p.m. also from the Church.