Obituaries

Funeral Mass for Anna Washut, 95 year old former Buffalo woman who passed away March 13th in Spokane, Washington where she had been living with her daughter, will be celebrated from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as Celebrant at a later date to be announced.

Paul Michael Lacek, 82, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at the Veterans Medical Center of Sheridan.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Beatrice L. Greene, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2011 at Westview Healthcare Center of Sheridan.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Angeline Lanka, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2011 at Westview Healthcare Center of Sheridan.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Ray A. Shipley, 77, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Westview Healthcare Center of Sheridan.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Services for Jack Cooksley, 89 year old Clearmont man who passed away Thursday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Thursday March 24th at 11:00 a.m. from the Kalif Shrine in Sheridan. A private interment will take place on Jack’s ranch on Piney Creek East of Sheridan.

Clara Sophia Nord Beffert, 95, of Sheridan, WY was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Westview Health Care Center, Sheridan.

Kenneth M. Hawkins “Papa”, 93, of Sheridan, WY died at Sheridan Manor on March 14, 2011.

Harold S. Neu, 87, of Dayton, WY, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, in Amy Holt Nursing Home, Buffalo, WY.

Harold was born December 10, 1923, in Goodland, Kansas, to Henry & Mary (Stewart) Neu.

A celebration of the life of Nick Walters, 61 year old former Buffalo man who passed away Sunday evening at his home in Farmington, Utah will be held Tuesday March 22 at 2:00 p.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. A private family interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo. Donations in Nick’s memory may be made to the St.

Marie Knievel, 91, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2011 at Sheridan Manor.

Visitation and Rosary for Marie will be on Thursday, March 17, 2011 from 6:00 - 8:00 at Kane Funeral Home. Funeral Mass for Marie will be held on Friday, March 18, 2011 at Holy Name Church with a reception to follow at the church.

Online condolences may be written at

www.kanefuneral.com.

Bertha A. Simmons, 88, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011 at Sheridan Manor.

Bertha was born on January 1, 1923 in Kooi, WY to Eva (Chieslar) and Paul P. Washut. She grew up in Monarch. On August 13, 1946 she married Donald E. Simmons in Hardin, Mt.

Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Elizabeth Long Herriott, 86 year old Buffalo resident who passed away late Tuesday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be celebrated Saturday March 12th at 10:00 a.m. from St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Peter Johnson as celebrant. A vigil service will be held and the Rosary recited on Friday at 7:00 p.m.

Janet Arleen Filbert, 68, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at the V A Medical Center in Sheridan.

A Memorial Service for Janet will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 11:00 am at Kane Funeral Home with Pastor Chuck Gifford officiating. A "pot luck" reception will follow at Kane Funeral Home.

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

Funeral services for Charlene Nielsen, 62 year old Buffalo woman who passed away quietly at her home on Saturday, will be held Sunday March 13th at 2:00 p.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.