Obituaries

Michael James Hart, 50, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in Billings.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, August 29, 2016, at Kane Funeral Home with Military Honors.

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

Ruby Bailey Lauridsen, 85, passed away on August 23, 2016 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital in Sheridan, WY. Ruby had a stroke in March and a heart attack took her to be with the Lord after complications from pneumonia. Her suffering is over and she now is at peace in heaven. Her family and friends will greatly miss her love and fiery spirit.

Betty Lee Levi was born November 21, 1925, in Greencastle, IN, to Bernard F. and Wilma P. (McMains) Handy. She passed from this earth on August 18, 2016, in Bozeman, MT.

Robert Mather, 78, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016, at his 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.

Thomas F. Jolly, 81, of Ranchester, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

LuRee Dowdy, 84, of Dayton, was called home by her heavenly father on Saturday, August 20, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. She was born on March 7, 1932, in Sheridan to parents Harvey Benjamin and Pearl Geraldine (Blane) Gaster. She graduated from Dayton High School in 1950.

Norma Stimpson passed away August 21, 2016 at the Big Horn County Memorial Hospital in Hardin, MT.

Norma was born July 26, 1933 to Herman and Helen Shick in Lodge Grass, MT. Norma grew up in and attended school in Lodge Grass. She married Harold Stimpson on September 23, 1952.

Bernice (Bea) E. Barber, 88, of Sheridan, passed away at home surrounded by family on Monday, August 22, 2016.

Bernice was born on October 6, 1927, in Acme, WY to Frank James and Ruth Vera (Oelschlager) Mates.

Funeral services for Virginia McBride, 89 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Tuesday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Monday, August 22 at 10:00 a.m. from the Union Congregational Church in Buffalo with Reverend Dr. Bob Miller officiating. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the funeral.

Ronald Jarchow, 86, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, August 8, 2016 at his residence.
No Services are planned.

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

Farren Johnson, age 77 passed away at his home on August 13, 2016. Farren was born to Harry B and Wilma (Hashman) Johnson on August 7, 1939 in Gering, NE. The family moved from Gering to Mitchell, then to Marsland, before settling in Morrill where he graduated from high school in 1957.

Florence “Kay” Troutman, 87, of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2016 at home surrounded by her family.

Almira L. “Myo” Briggs passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in Sheridan, Wyo. She was born July 21, 1929 in Hardin, Mont. Myo moved to Kirby, Mont. through 1943 before finally moving to Sheridan, Wyo. where she graduated high school in 1947.

Leemon Harley Streeter Jr., 78, of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away Aug. 13th with his family by his side after an illness of several months. Lee was born on July 2nd 1938, in Brewster, Nebraska to Leemon Harley and Mary Sara Jane Streeter.

Kenneth Dean Stevenson, 73, of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away August 14th, 2016 with his family by his side, after courageously battling cancer for several months. Kenny was born October 27th, 1942 in Abingdon, Illinois to Charles Stevenson, Sr. and Violet Roach Stevenson. Charlie and Vi moved to Sheridan, Wyoming with their four boys in 1945.