Obituaries

Funeral services for Carolyn McGill, 77 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Tuesday a the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Tuesday May 31st at 2:00 p.m. from the United Methodist Church in Buffalo with Pastor John Constantine officiating. Interment will be in Milford, Iowa with a graveside service to be announced.

Funeral services for Chester Marshall, 97 year old Buffalo resident who passed away early Saturday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Friday May 27th at 10:00 a.m. at the Summit Wesleyan Church in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Theodore “Ted” Hammer, 82, passed away at the Veterans Mountain View Nursing Home in Sheridan, Wyoming, on November 18, 2015 after a short illness.

A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 27, 2016 at the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery.

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

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Beverly Heggen Harris. Beverly died on May 14, 2016 from an aggressive form of brain cancer.

Rex J. Davenport, 54, of Sheridan, WY passed away May 19, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Rex was born June 16, 1961, in Oklahoma City, OK to Esther “Mitch” Byrley-Norris and Clarence Davenport. Rex enjoyed tinkering on motors, watching Nascar and listening to country music. Family and friends were the most important things to Rex. He was extremely proud of his children & grandchildren.

Verna Sethman, 74, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at her residence. She was born on June 4, 1941, the daughter of Nis and Signe (Miller) Laursen in Cherokee, Iowa.

Minerva Sanderson, passed away May 15, 2016, she was born on July 10, 1918, in San Antonio, TX, to Angela (Cisneros) and Manuel G. Silvee. She grew up in Galveston, TX; was baptized at Central Christian Church at the age of 12 years. She graduated from Ball High School and enrolled in Droughn Business College where she took secretarial and accounting courses.

Ashley Torres, 29, of Gillette, passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2016, at her residence.

A Celebration of Life will be held 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 20, 2016, at the Big Horn Mountain Eagles on Commercial Lane in Sheridan.

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

Michael W. McGinty, 65, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, following a long courageous battle with cancer.

Mike was born June 25, 1950, in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin to William and Helen McGinty.

He graduated from Fort Atkinson High School and University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with a degree in forestry and soil management.

Lynn G. Repsis, 97, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Green House Living.

Graveside Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery with Pastor John Craft officiating.

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

Tony John Pelesky was born October 15, 1933 at the Old Sheridan Memorial Hospital, to Tony Joseph Pelesky and Mary Legerski Pelesky. Tony passed away May 1, 2016. He attended school in Sheridan and Ranchester and graduated from Sheridan High School in 1952.

Roberts Royce (Bob) Oakes passed away peacefully on May 13, 2016 in Grand Junction, CO. He was born to Bill and Prudence Oakes in Del Norte CO on August 27, 1934. He married Susan Wildermuth on June 6, 1953. Bob and Sue, wife, lifelong companion and businesses partner founded and operated a number of Sheridan WY businesses including Captain Clean.

Maryanna Ballard Bowden, 94, of Sheridan, Wyoming, was taken into the arms of her savior on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, with her daughter Phyllis Bowden, her sister
Beverly Ballard, and her niece Candace Crist by her side.
She passed peacefully at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Ira Dakota Knudtson, 22, died on Thursday, April 21st, 2016, in New Richmond, Wisconsin.

A memorial service will be at 11 am, May 21, 2016, at Grace Baptist Church, 1959 E. Brundage Lane, Sheridan, WY 82801. A luncheon will follow at the church. Covered dishes are welcome.

Herman Evans, 78, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born on April 29, 1938, in Wasioto, Bell County, KY, to Dit and Harriet (McNew) Evans. He moved to Colorado Springs, CO, in his early 20's and worked for the union as a heavy equipment operator for 37 years.