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

Samantha was born in Sheridan, WY, on July 10, 1995, to Tammy Barnes and Tommy Wartensleben. She was raised primarily in the Tongue River Valley and attended schools there, graduating from Tongue River High School in 2014.

Opal I. Mills Roop, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015, at her residence. She was born on April 18, 1930, in Seneca, NE, to parents Melvin B. and Opal Marie (Allen) Galyen.

Funeral services for Jody White, who went home to the Lord on June 18th 2015, will be held June 22nd at 11:00 a.m. at the Niobrara County Fairgrounds in Lusk Wyoming, with visitation at the Pier Funeral Home in Lusk on Sunday, June 21st from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Sharon K. (Shiell) Fiveash, 56, of LaFollette, TN-formerly of Sheridan, WY died Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Celebration of Life services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 27th at Kane Funeral Home in Sheridan with Deacon Joe Kristufek officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery.

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Linda Kay Pehringer, 69, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at the Westview Health Care Center.

Linda was born on March 6, 1946, to Lyle and Madline (Glaser) Schaffner in Morenci, MI.

She enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, sight seeing, going on drives and spending time with family.

Malvin Eugene Newhouse, 64, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at the VA Medical Center.

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Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Robert D. Gaskell, 77, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Billings.

A celebration of the life of David Pedro, 75 year old Buffalo man who passed away quietly at his home in Buffalo early Monday morning, will be held Saturday, June 27th at 10:00 a.m. at the American Legion Hall in Buffalo with the Reverend Dr. Bob Miller officiating.

Mel W. Gerhold, 87, of Buffalo, WY passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo. He was born May 14, 1928 in Baltimore, MD to Charles and Margaret (Becker) Gerhold.

Agnes K. Hallworth, 92, of Ranchester, WY, passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2015 at Westview Health Care Center. At her request, no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Kalif Shriner’s Children’s Fund, P.O. Box K, Sheridan, WY 82801, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Anna Lee Gorzalka, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at her residence.

Sharon K. Sobotka (Doyle) passed away in Sheridan on June 12th, 2015 at the age of 83. She was one of the kindest women one could ever hope to meet. She was born on April 6 of 1932 in Columbus, MT.

Allen Fred Willey, 71, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2015, at the VA
Medical Center.

Allen was born in Sheridan, on March 23, 1945, to parents Ralph and Barbara (Bohnsack) Willey. He joined the Army in 1966 until 1970. He married “Bert” Trujillo.

Phyllis A. Legoski passed away June 11, 2015 at Sheridan Manor. She was 91. She was born; Philomina Amelia, October 4, 1923, in Kleenburn, WY, to Mary (Debiniok) & Anton Aksamit. August 11, 1940, she married Joseph A. Legoski in the Monarch Catholic Church. They had 3 daughters: JoAnne, Jeanne & Lori.

Norman Lee Dewell passed away on June 8, 2015 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT following a brief illness. Norman was born on December 29, 1934 in Joliet, MT to Robert and Ella (Strong) Dewell. He was the youngest of seven children. He attended school in Joliet, graduating in 1952. He was a United States Air Force B-47 crewmember in Strategic Air Command with which he traveled the world.