Obituaries

Paul William Blackley, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at his residence. He was born on December 28, 1929, to parents Daniel and Elizabeth (Booker) Blackley in Great Falls, MT. He graduated high school in 1947 and joined the Marines in 1948.

Sherry J. Rulli, 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at the Sheridan Manor.

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

Paul Blackley, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, at his residence.

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

Richard Harold Hejduk, 76, of Sheridan, passed away at his residence on Thursday, January 22, 2015.

Services are pending at this time.

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

Louis Burdett Ulery, 75, of Sheridan, WY, died at Sheridan Hospital on February 9, 2015 as a result of complications during a surgical procedure.

Burdett was born on October 31, 1939, in Sheridan, WY to Nellie Marie Cook and Melville Clinton Ulery. They moved to Hardin, MT. He had 2 sisters and 2 brothers.

Royal Smith joined his wife Jolene in Heaven on Saturday just in time for them to partner up for the Hallelujah Square Dance Jamboree. It has been several years since they have been able to be on the dance floor together and he was really looking forward to it.

Richard “Rick” A. Walker, Jr., 44, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, February 6, 2015, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

James “Jimmy” Clyde Williams, 67, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at the VA Mountain View Living Center.

Jimmy was born on April 21, 1947, in Sheridan, WY, to parents Bernard and Charlotte (Kilburn) Williams. He was a graduate in the 1965 class of Sheridan High. He joined the US Army and served in Thailand during the Vietnam War.

William “Mick” Anderson passed away on February 5, dying of cancer. Mick was a long-time Sheridan resident. After graduating from SHS in 1957, he received his B.A. in English from the University of Wyoming and was forever a Pokes fan. In fact, some of his last words were to check on the Cowboys basketball game score.

Funeral services for Judy Benjamin, 63 year old Buffalo woman who passed away suddenly Monday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center, were held Saturday, February 7th at 11:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. Donations in Judy’s memory may be made to the Judy Benjamin Memorial, a college fund created for her grandchildren.

William Dean “Bill” Caskey, 61, of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away in his home, as he wished, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Bill was born April 9, 1953, in Sheridan, Wyoming. His parents were Daisy Doris Barnes and Phil Reimers. He lived in Wyoming his entire life, moving here and there as a youngster with his mother and big brother Dan Daniels.

Blanche (Bell) Ekwall passed away peacefully in Lehi, Utah, on February 1, 2015, in the company of family. Blanche was born July 17, 1931, in Sheridan, Wyoming to Edwin Lockett Bell and Quentin R. Gowey. She graduated from Holy Name School and Sheridan High School.

William G. “Greg” Bradford, 72, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, February 2, 2015, at the Billings Clinic Hospital surrounded by his family.

Funeral services for Arvilla Marshall, 94 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Thursday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo will be held Monday, February 9th at 10:00 a.m. at the Buffalo Wesleyan Church with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Monday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Sherman C. Burns, Jr., 68, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, February 2, 2015, at the Westview Health Care Center. He was born on December 30, 1946 in Kadoka, SD, to parents Sherman and Virginia (Johnson) Burns.

Sherman enjoyed hiking, photography, music and spending time with his family, especially his grandkids. He was a Freemason.