Obituaries

A celebration of the life of David Pedro, 75 year old Buffalo man who passed away quietly at his home in Buffalo early Monday morning, will be held Saturday, June 27th at 10:00 a.m. at the American Legion Hall in Buffalo with the Reverend Dr. Bob Miller officiating.

Mel W. Gerhold, 87, of Buffalo, WY passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo. He was born May 14, 1928 in Baltimore, MD to Charles and Margaret (Becker) Gerhold.

Agnes K. Hallworth, 92, of Ranchester, WY, passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2015 at Westview Health Care Center. At her request, no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Kalif Shriner’s Children’s Fund, P.O. Box K, Sheridan, WY 82801, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Anna Lee Gorzalka, 85, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at her residence.

Sharon K. Sobotka (Doyle) passed away in Sheridan on June 12th, 2015 at the age of 83. She was one of the kindest women one could ever hope to meet. She was born on April 6 of 1932 in Columbus, MT.

Allen Fred Willey, 71, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2015, at the VA
Medical Center.

Allen was born in Sheridan, on March 23, 1945, to parents Ralph and Barbara (Bohnsack) Willey. He joined the Army in 1966 until 1970. He married “Bert” Trujillo.

Phyllis A. Legoski passed away June 11, 2015 at Sheridan Manor. She was 91. She was born; Philomina Amelia, October 4, 1923, in Kleenburn, WY, to Mary (Debiniok) & Anton Aksamit. August 11, 1940, she married Joseph A. Legoski in the Monarch Catholic Church. They had 3 daughters: JoAnne, Jeanne & Lori.

Norman Lee Dewell passed away on June 8, 2015 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT following a brief illness. Norman was born on December 29, 1934 in Joliet, MT to Robert and Ella (Strong) Dewell. He was the youngest of seven children. He attended school in Joliet, graduating in 1952. He was a United States Air Force B-47 crewmember in Strategic Air Command with which he traveled the world.

Funeral services for Lillie Mae Graves, 71 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Amie Holt Care Center will be held Thursday, June 11th at 2:00 p.m., at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with Father Peter Johnson officiating. Private family interment will be held at a later date in Belmont Cemetery in Belmont Township, Kansas. Donations in Mrs.

Autumn Michelle Evans, 33, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in Sheridan. She was born on September 9, 1981 in Billings, MT to Luther P. Evans and Kelly A. (Slates) Evans.

The evening of December 22, 2014, Jeff passed away peacefully at West View Nursing Home in Sheridan, WY as a result of liver failure. Jeff was 54 years old. Family and special friends were with him to the end.

Jeff was born in Sheridan, WY on October 16, 1960. He was the second of three children of Jane J. Rice and William Homer (Bill) Woolston III.

Rebecca “Becky” Bell, 91, died at Westview Health Care Center on Friday, June 5, 2015.
Rebecca Corrine Johnson Bell was born November 22, 1923 in Minneota, Lyon County, Minnesota to Magnas D. Johnson and Alida Marie Amundson Johnson. Becky graduated from Minnesota Public schools in 1941 and attended Minnesota School of Business in Minneapolis graduating in 1942.

Charles Ainsworth Collins, 73, of Kaycee, WY, passed away at his home on June 6, 2015.

Chuck was born on October 4, 1941, to Norman and Ada (Morrow) Collins in Sheridan, WY.

Carl Larson, 99, formerly of Sheridan, passed away on December 6, 2014.

A Graveside Service will be held at 10:00 on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery with Reverend Kevin Jones officiating.

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

Barbara E. Cloyd Hurst, age 84, passed away at Green House Living of Sheridan Saturday evening with the loving support of family and a close friend. Barbara was born January 15, 1931 to Clinton and Bertha Eubank in Denver, Co. Raised in Sheridan, she graduated from Sheridan High School in 1948. Barbara was a member of the first graduating class at Sheridan College where she met Richard P. Cloyd.