Obituaries

Funeral services and celebration of the life of Ron Paden, 89 year old Buffalo resident who passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family on Sunday, will be held Saturday, September 3rd at 11:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo, Wyoming. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m.

Kathleen Anne Wilt, 70, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016, at her residence.

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

Rose E. (Stotts) Sanchez, 58, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, August 25, 2016, at her residence surrounded by family.

A Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, at Kane Funeral Home in Sheridan, WY. A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at the Otto Cemetery, Otto, WY.

Ralph “Edward” Hume, 56, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016, at his residence.

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

Michael James Hart, 50, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in Billings. He was born on November 1, 1965, in Salina, KS, to parents James and Justine (Morris) Hart. He married Heidi Gordon in 2010.

He served 21 years in the U.S. Navy before retiring.

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.