Obituaries

Myrna Lou (Wesen) Bell, 81, of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at her residence after a short illness. She was born the 10th child of Louis and Elvira (Osterberg) Wesen on July 7, 1935 in Glasgow, MT. She grew up in a loving Christian home and graduated from Glasgow High School in 1953.

Noddy Paul LeBlanc, Sr., 87, of New Iberia, Louisiana, passed away quietly September 30, 2016 at Westview Healthcare Center in Sheridan, WY. His tired ole heart finally just gave up.

Tanner F. Schoonmaker, 24, of Sheridan, passed away Sunday, October 2, 2016 at his residence. He was born February 12, 1992 in Fort Collins, CO to Peter and Janice (Larsen) Schoonmaker.

Funeral services for George Carpenter, 54 year old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly Sunday morning at his home in Buffalo, surrounded by family, will be held Friday October 14th at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo, with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home chapel on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

James Robinson Carnahan, 79, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

James “Jim” was born in Crawford, NE on November 6, 1936 to John G. Carnahan and Mabel E. (Miller) Carnahan of Orella, NE, youngest son of seven children.

Daniel Timothy Lick, 67, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2016, at his residence. He was born on April 24, 1949, in Shelby Township, MI, to parents Elsie Leach and Harold Lick. He married Lou “Della” Clayburgh on September 27, 2001.

Robert A. Redinger, 46, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Joan Borst, 73, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, at her residence.
No Services are planned at this time.

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

Pauline Madzia Fiedor, 63, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at her residence. She was born in Sheridan, WY, on December 3, 1953, to Paul and Lois (Borland) Madzia.

Pauline graduated from Sheridan High School 1971. She married Pete Fiedor on October 8, 2001. She enjoyed her job working for the Senior Center transporting seniors to their appointments out of town.

James David “J.D.” Eckert, 66, of Banner, WY, died on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, in Billings, MT, from injuries from a horseback accident on September 10, 2016.

J.D. was born on April 8, 1950, in Topeka, KS, to parents David John Jr. and Lucy Jane (Patterson) Eckert. He married Elizabeth Sales on March 14, 1992, at the First United Methodist Church in Buffalo, WY.

Another cowboy goes to heaven to rope and ride in the big pasture. Marvin Leroy Taylor, 90, of Dayton, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016, at the VA Medical Center. He was born on January 23, 1926, in Ruleton, KS, to parents Charles Henry and Bertha Elizabeth (Beckner) Taylor. He was the 2nd oldest of thirteen children. He graduated from Seibert, CO, high school in 1944.

Michael Wade Westika, 23, of Sheridan, Wyoming died September 22nd, 2016. Michael was born on January 18th, 1993, in Casper, Wyoming, to Martha Westika and Patrick Ryan. He married his soulmate Ciara Link on May 24th, 2016. She graced him with a daughter, Ava Jo Louise Westika, on June 23rd, 2016.

Paula Mae Mitrenga Diaz, 54, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016, surrounded by her husband, daughters and sisters at Sheridan Memorial Hospital after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. She was born on May 26, 1962, in Sheridan, WY, to parents Paul Mitrenga Jr. and Marjorie (Collins) Mitrenga.

Timothy Kevin Cummings, 59, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, CO. He was born on February 12, 1957 in Greybull, WY, to parents James Albert and Dixie Marjean (Presnall) Cummings. He met Melana Lachelt through a mutual friend via letter in 1976.

Eva Schneider, 92, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at the Green House Living of Sheridan. She was born on February 5, 1924, in Lorsch, Germany, to parents,
Georg and Elisabetha (Mayer) Ritzhaupt.