Obituaries

Paul Mespelt, 59, of Sheridan, passed away at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County on April 30, 2009.

John E. Hupp, age 83, of Sheridan, WY died Wednesday, May 6, 2009, in the V.A. Medical Center, Sheridan.

John was born July 12, 1925, in Galesburg, IL to E.H. & Frida (Hartley) Hupp.

Clarence D. Westbrook

Robert D. (Bob) Wilson - Born January 1, 1913, to L. Pearl Wilson and Earl B. Wilson in Billings, Montana, Bob Wilson was raised in a strong Christian family in Billings, where he got the opportunity to meet Charles Lindbergh and see Amelia Earhart. He graduated from Billings Senior High School in 1933. He moved to Minnesota for work and there he met Leila B.

Josephine Smith, 84, of Sheridan, passed away at Sheridan Manor on May 12, 2009.

John Dregoiw, 90 of Sheridan died Wed. May 13 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.
Funeral Services will be 1:30 p.m. Monday May 18 at Champion-Ferries Funeral Home. Internment will be private immediately following with a reception at the Elks Club.

John E. Hupp, age 83, of Sheridan, WY died Wednesday, May 6, 2009, in the V.A. Medical Center, Sheridan.

John was born July 12, 1925, in Galesburg, IL to E.H. & Frida (Hartley) Hupp.

Debra M. Sell, 47, of Sheridan, WY died Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in her home.

Debra was born April 30, 1961, in Sheridan to Jack & Doris (Hewitt) Ennis.

Hazel Ann Rotolo, 61, of Ranchester, WY died Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in her Ranchester home.

Hazel was born August 21, 1947, on the family farm near Parshall, ND to Harold & Ora (Howie) Maurer.

Funeral services for Arnold C. Becker of Riverton will be conducted at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Sheridan at 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 9, 2009. Burial will follow at the Sheridan Cemetery, with military rites by the American Legion Post No. 7.

A viewing will be held from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, March 8, 2009 at Kane Funeral Home in Sheridan.

Russell C. Hart, Jr., 61, of Sheridan, WY, died Thursday, March 5, 2009 in Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Hart was born April 25, 1947 in Sheridan, WY to Russell C. and Juanita (Bliss) Hart, Sr. He grew up and attended schools in Sheridan.

Russell married Penny Logan in Colorado in 1970. She died in August of 2002. In 2004 Russell married Rhonda Schnaible in Sheridan, WY.

Anne Washut Aksamit, 86, of Sheridan, WY, died Sunday, March 1, 2009 at her daughter’s residence.

Laura Lee "Muggy" Polster Clifford, 38, passed away February 23, 2009 at the South Big Horn County Critical Access Hospital in Basin, Wyoming surrounded by her loving family and special friends.

Jerry W. Phillips, age 62, of Sheridan, WY died Saturday, February 21, 2009, in the VA Medical Center, Denver, CO.

Jerry was born November 16, 1946, in Lusk, WY to E.E. & Joan (Rayle) Phillips.

Clinton R. Hoagland, 60, of Banner, passed away at his home on Saturday, February 21, 2009.