Obituaries

David W. Selig, 58, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2010 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Services are pending

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Elizabeth Heien, 91, of Sheridan passed on Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at Westview Health Care

Center. No services are planned at this time.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Leona F. Taylor, 88, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Tuesday, December 28, 2010 in Westveiw Health Care Center.

Mrs. Taylor was born February 6, 1922 in Imperial, Nebraska to George and Neva (Kimberling) Burtis. She grew up and attended schools in Imperial and graduated from Imperial High School.

Olga Helen Browne, 93, of Sheridan, WY died Friday, December 24, 2010, in Sheridan Manor.

Olga Helen Schwarzenbach was born in Samara, Russia, January 24, 1917, the first born child of Arthur Schwarzenbach and Alexandra Markova Schwarzenbach.

John Blaha, 94, passed away at Westview Nursing Home in Sheridan, Wyoming on December 26, 2010. He was born in Chicago on August 10th, 1916 to Czechoslovakian immigrants John and Marie (Holek) Blaha. When he started school John could not speak English and a neighbor interpreted for him. In 1932 at the age of 16 he quit school and went to work during the depression.

Olga H. Brown, 93, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, December 24, 2010 at Sheridan Manor.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

George John Ghikas, 87, of Sheridan, WY passed away Tuesday December 21, 2010. George will be missed by his family and friends. 

Keith Moraites, 61, of Sheridan passed away on Thursday, December 23, 2010 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Services are pending with Kane Funeral Home.

James Allen Clearwater, 52, of Sheridan, passed away at his residence on Thursday, December 23, 2010. Services are pending.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Funeral services for Alex Mason, 82 year old Buffalo resident who passed away on December 7, 2010 at his home in Buffalo, Wyoming will be held at a later date. Donations in Alex’s memory may be made to Shriners International, the Veterans Home of Wyoming in Buffalo, or the Senior Center in Jackson Hole in care of Adams Funeral Home at 351 North Adams Avenue, Buffalo, Wyoming 82834.

Victor "Bill" Slack, 67, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, December 20, 2010 at Sheridan Manor.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Caterina Lucia "Lucy" (Mediate) Voogd, 84, previously from Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2010 in Denver, CO.

Services for Lucy Voogd will be on Thursday, December 23, 2010 at 10:00 am at Holy Name Catholic

Church with Reverend Rob Spaulding officiating. Burial will be in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Funeral services for Lenora Rubye Redman, 86, formerly of Story, WY who passed away at her daughter’s home in Kleenburn, WY on Friday, December 17th will be held Thursday, December 23rd at 2:00 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend Kevin Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the Willow Grove Cemetery next to her husband.

Edna Calkins, 84, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, December 20, 2010 at the Memorial Hospital of Sheridan.

Services for Edna will be held on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 10:00 am at Kane Funeral Home with the Eagle’s Auxiliary officiating. Visitation will be prior to service. Burial will be at the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery. Reception to follow at the Eagle’s.

Funeral services for Maurine Hollcroft, 91 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Friday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center, will be held Tuesday, December 21st at 10:00 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home in Buffalo with the Reverend Connie Cranston officiating. Burial will be in the Willow Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, December 20th and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.