Obituaries

Funeral services for Maria Farnes, 90 year old Sheridan woman who passed away Wednesday the 10th of February at the Westview Health Care Center in Sheridan, will be held Saturday, March 5th at 2:00 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Sheridan with Joe Schappell officiating. A private family interment will follow the services. Donations in Mrs.

Francis “Tiny” A. Smith, 89, of Story, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016, at the VA Hospital in Sheridan, Wyoming. Tiny was born in Sheridan, Wyoming on September 16, 1926, to Carl J. and Rita Hon Smith.

George S. McNaughton, 73, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2016, at the Sheridan Manor.

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

LaVere E. Norwood, 87, of Arapahoe, WY, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, at the Sheridan VA Medical Center.

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

Graveside Funeral Services for Barbara Wolcott, 84 year old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly Saturday afternoon at the Johnson County Health Care Center, surrounded by her family, will be held Thursday, February 18th at 2:00 p.m. in Willow Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m.

Lawrence G Gill Jr. passed away on February 12, 2016, one week after his 93rd birthday. He was born on February 5, 1923 in Decherd Tennessee. His parents were Lawrence Gordon Gill Sr. and Hazel Shelley Gill. He attended Georgia Tech for 2 years prior to entering the Army.

Donald Rex DeLapp, 83, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2016, at the Westview Health Care Center. He was born on June 17, 1932, in Havre, MT, to parents Ralph Emerson and Cora L. (Williams) DeLapp. He graduated from Sheridan High School in 1951. Later he married Bernice Kinter in Sheridan, WY, on June 20, 1953.

Robert A. Blakeman was born on August 14, 1928, in Carlile, WY, to Fred (Fritz) Blakeman and Frances Roberts Blakeman and passed away in his home in Sheridan WY on February 15, 2016.

“Ben” Peterson, 96, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2016, at his residence.

Ben Peterson was born in Timber Lake, S.D. He left the home ranch in 1940 and by hitch hiking and hopping a few freight trains arrived at Santa Monica,
CA. He worked for Douglas Aircraft as a machinist. He married Alice Cray September 12, 1942.

On February 13, 2016, Barrett Bradford Waters died at his home in Sheridan, Wyoming. Brad was born on December 12, 1930 in New York City. His parents were Elizabeth Bradford Waters and Barrett Waters. He grew up in Augusta, Kentucky, Arizona and Florida. At age six, Brad's father died.

Jeremy Alan Gardner, 41, of Sheridan, son of Steven and Cheryl Gardner of Delta, CO, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2016, at his residence in Sheridan.

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

Dana Elwood Davis was born to Walter T. and Veta O. (Newell) Davis in Sheridan, Wyoming. He attended grade school in Sheridan and Parkman, WY, graduating from Sheridan High School in 1934 where he served as class president all three years.

G. Katherine Liesch, 99, of Buffalo, passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016, at the Amie Holt Care Center.

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

Michael R. Keyes, 67, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2016, at the VA Medical Center.

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

Michael Peter Williamson, 67, of Grand Junction, CO, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, at the VA Medical Center in Sheridan.

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