Obituaries

Merle G. Smith, Sr., 74, of Sheridan, WY passed away at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital on January 6, 2012, following a lengthy illness.

Eric C. Likes, 42, of Hudson, WY passed away on November 17, 2011 at his residence.

Todd B. Heemeyer, 59, of Sheridan, WY died Tuesday, January 3, 2012, in Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Todd was born in Sioux Falls, SD on September 30, 1952, to Florence Berg, a single mother. Todd was later adopted by Ralph and Irene Heemeyer when he was three months old.

Richard Wilson

Funeral services for Richard Wilson, 63 year old Veteran's Home of Wyoming Resident, who died suddenly at the Veterans Home in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, January 7th at 3:00 p.m. from the Adams Funeral Home in Buffalo. A private family interment will take place in McAllister, Montana.

Patricia Fern Meyer, 61, of Sheridan passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2012 at her residence.

Private Family services will be held at a later date.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Lorraine S. Husman, 85, of Sheridan passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2012 at the Sheridan Manor.

Graveside Services for Lorraine will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, January 9, 2012 at the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery with Pastor Phil Wold officiating.

Online condolences may be written at

www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

James (Jim) F. McKinzie, 71, of Sheridan, WY died Sunday, January 1, 2012, in Sheridan Manor.

Leonard “Pete” LeRoy Maxted, loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather passed away on January 1st in Billings, MT at St. Vincent Hospital. Pete was born on March 19th, 1938 to Nora (Achenbach) and Wayne Maxted.

John David Mouat, 65 years of age, passed away at the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in Sheridan, WY after a short illness.

Funeral services for long-time Buffalo resident Ann Kokjer Scott, 78, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Peter¹s Episcopal Church in Sheridan, with Rev. John Meyer officiating. Kokjer passed away at her home on Dec. 29, 2011, surrounded by her family.

James Arlan Olson, 73, of Sheridan passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at his residence.

Jim was born on January 2, 1938 to Clarence and Margaret (Zahn) Olson in New England, North Dakota. Clarence died when Jim was eight years old, Margaret later married Ralph Paulsrud.

Roy Earl Wonnacott, 83, of Sheridan passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, December 30, 2011.

Dale Anthon Deam was born in Hampton, Iowa October 28, 1919, the youngest of ten children. He attended 8 years of elementary education in a one room schoolhouse located a quarter mile from the home farm, and graduated from Hampton High School in 1937.

Dale Deam, 92, of Banner passed away at his residence on Friday, December 30, 2011

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Phyllis N. Neard, 82, of Sheridan passed away on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Westview Health Care Center.

Services for Phyllis are planned for next May.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.