Long time Sheridan resident, Vernon L. Morris, 89, passed away Monday, May 27, 2013 at Sheridan Manor.

Vern was born March 27, 1924 in McDonald, Kansas to Robert L. and Dora Sievers Morris.

John Bernard Rodgers
May 19, 1935 to May 18, 2013

Heln Antionette Taylor, 82, of Dayton, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at her residence.

Jeannine Larie (Caudill) Tomlinson, 76, of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away Sunday, May 27, 2013 at Sheridan County Memorial Hospital.

Services are Saturday, June 1, 2013 in Wolbach, Nebraska.
Local arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Kleo C. Sams, 87, of Sheridan, WY died Monday, May 27, 2013, in Westview Health Care Center, Sheridan. Kleo is the father of Margaret Swinyer of Sheridan.
Private services will be later.
Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Harry W. Adsit, 88 of Big Horn, WY died Saturday, May 25, 2013, in the V.A. Medical Center, Sheridan, WY. Harry lived more the 79 years on the corner known by some Big Horn residents as “Adsit’s Corner”, the northwest corner of Big Horn.

Harry was born July 26, 1924, in Kirby, MT to Charles W. and Gustava (Carlson) Adsit.

John Harm “Harmy” Beld went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 26th at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, WY.

Bill Metz was born July 24, 1938 in Kansas City, Kansas; although he would have told you he was "found under a rock and his mother said to her dying day that she should have taken the rock home because it would have been less trouble."

Funeral Services for Steve Nuckolls, 85 year old Buffalo man who passed away suddenly Saturday afternoon at his home in Buffalo, will be held Friday, May 31st at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend KyeongSu Jung officiating. Visitation will be held from the Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Friday from 8:00 a.m.

Dixie M Gillis passed away peacefully May 24 at her daughter's home in Helena , Montana. She was born May 13, 1931, to Charles and Genevieve Dyll in Helena. She graduated from Sheridan High school in 1949 in Sheridan, Wyoming where she met the love of her life David B. Gillis. They were married on October 10, 1952 and they had three wonderful children.

Kellan William Erickson, 4 months, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the Memorial Hospital of Sheridan.

Kellan was born on January 3, 2013 in Sheridan, WY to his parents Nick W. and Rita M. (Laumbach) Erickson.

William Mason Metz, 74, of Sheridan, passed away on May 25, 2013 at the Memorial Hospital of Sheridan.

Online condolences may be written at

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Carol Jewel Cummins, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2013 at her residence.

Private Family Services will be held.

Online condolences may be written at

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Elmer Dale "Pete" Peterson, 84 years old, of Sheridan, WY, went home to his Heavenly Father on May 26, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in St. Paul, MN on June 4, 1928, and adopted 3 days later by Elmer E. and Myrtle (Stockdale) Peterson, of Duluth, MN. He was raised in Duluth; graduating from Central High School in 1946. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1946.

Chester Carl Burton, Sr., 66, of Midwest, gained his Angel wings on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, WY.

Chester was born on December 31, 1946 in Olean, NY to Harry and Mary (Hamer) Burton. Chester was fortunate enough to be raised by Craig O'Brien in Sheridan, WY. He graduated from Sheridan High School and then served in the U.S. Army.