Obituaries

Vernice M. Richmond, 90, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Sheridan Manor.

Vernice was born September 29, 1922 in Polk County, Arkansas to John W. and Mary (Harrison) Corley. She was raised and received her schooling in Mountain Springs, Colorado.

Shirley Maxine Frickey, 79, died on December 31, 2012, at Sheridan Manor in Sheridan, Wyoming. Shirley was born August 17, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri. Shirley was the only child of Elmer and Dortha Rogge.

Funeral services for Mae Graves Johnson, 87 year old Kaycee woman who passed away early Monday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, January 5th at 11:00 a.m. from the Adams Funeral Home in Buffalo with Pastor Mark Largent officiating. Visitation will be held from the Funeral Home Chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m.

Memorial service for Roger Bishop will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Walker Funeral Home, Gillette, Wyoming with Kenna Lou Rose officiating.

Roger Clive Bishop, age 76, of Gillette, WY died Friday, December 28, 2012 at his second home in Story, WY due to a long battle with cancer.

Vendeta (Vennie) Fox passed away on December 29, 2012 at the age of 100.
Vennie was born on April 14, 1912 in Davis City, Iowa. Her parents were Charles and Jesse (Daniels) Wheeler.

Doris Lorraine Perry

A resident of Dayton, WY since 1957, died at Westview Health Care Center on December 28, 2012.

Frank “Tad” Page Armstrong, 65, of Sheridan passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the VA Medical Center.

Tad was born on December 5, 1947 in Dunkirk, NY the son of Frank and Mary (Meyer) Ritenburg. Tad's father passed away in 1955 and his mother remarried in 1957 to James E. Armstrong. James adopted the three children and they moved many times due to his Air Force career.

John Gorman of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away on December 26, 2012. He was born February 9, 1913, in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, to immigrant parents, the youngest of five children. John was three months old when his father was killed in a mining accident. The family moved around before settling in Sheridan where John grew up.

Edith Gilbertson, 100, of Buffalo, Wyoming, formerly of Cogswell and Forman, North Dakota, died Thursday, December 27, 2012 in her home with family beside her.

Graveside services for Darlene Funk, 87 year old former Ten Sleep resident who passed away early Christmas morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by her family in the spring or early summer in the Ten Sleep Cemetery in Ten Sleep, Wyoming with the date to be announced later. Donations in Mrs.

Larry E. Hodges, 73, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Sunday, December 23, 2012 in the Billings Clinic, Billings, Montana.

Mr. Hodges was born November 11, 1939 in Kirksville, Missouri to Floyd and Roxie (Newman) Hodges. He grew up and attended schools in Newton and Grinnell, Iowa.

Andrew “Andy” John Banas, 88, of Sheridan passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at his residence.

Andy was born on October 2, 1924 in Dietz, Wyoming to Michael and Dorothy

Ruby Jeanette (Mick) Mediate went to meet her heavenly Father December 20, 2012. She was born on January 27, 1930, to William Burton Shosten and Eva May (Kershner) Shosten, in Buffalo, Wyoming. She married the love of her life, Frank A. Mediate, Jr., on November 6, 1949, and together they had two beautiful daughters, Cheryle Kay Amick and Carol Lynn Grandahl.

Jerry Lee O'Daniels, 75, of Sheridan passed away on December 19, 2012 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Donald Norwood, 54, of Sheridan passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at his residence.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.