Obituaries

Funeral services for Annette Felix, 61 year old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Friday, October 23rd at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. A private family interment will take place later.

Private graveside services for Larry Brownell, 56 year old Littleton, Colorado man who passed away September 14th at the Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker Colorado, will be held by his family in Buffalo. Donations in Mr. Brownell’s memory may be made to the American Lung Association in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Esther E. Cover died October 17, 2015, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
She was born in Emblem, Wyoming to Emil Werbelow and Elizabeth (Menzel) Werbelow on June 18, 1922.

She married Ward E. King of Greybull, and through that union had two children, Carole Lee King and Gary Ward King. They were later divorced.

Richard W. Schumacher, 82, of Dayton, Wyoming passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at his home after a short illness.

Dick was born on May 1, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois to Walter and Emma Schumacher. He grew up and attended school in the Chicago area. He joined the United States Army on April 28, 1953 and was honorably discharged on April 24, 1955.

Terry Paul Wirtzberger, 76, of Sheridan, was born on August 6, 1939 to Paul and Dorothy
Wirtzberger in Westby, MT. Terry graduated from Sacred Heart High School and later became an X-Ray Technician.
He worked in Billings, MT for awhile and then moved to Sheridan where he worked for several years at Sheridan Memorial Hospital and the V.A. Medical Center.

James Henry Townsend, 91, of Sheridan, died October 7, 2015 at his home after he lost his battle with cancer. Jim was born on Beaver Creek on August 12, 1924 to early Sheridan County Pioneers Benitta Helen (Dow) and Edward Sherman Townsend. At the age of 7, Jim’s family moved from Beaver Creek to a home on Little Goose Creek where they continued to farm.

Funeral services for Russ Cahhal, 58 year old Story resident who passed away peacefully at this home in Story will be held Monday, October 12th at 10:00 a.m. from the Buffalo Wesleyan Church with Pastor William Dunlap and Pastor John Constantine co-officiating. Visitation will be held at the Harness Funeral Home on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Funeral services for Harvey Beattie, 82 year old Buffalo resident, who passed away early Monday morning at the Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, October 10th 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo, with Father Peter Johnson officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Roger Murray (Bud) Bush passed away October 3, 2015, at Mountain View Living Center in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Funeral services for Judy Spade, 72 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Saturday evening at her home in Buffalo, will be held Thursday, October 8th at 2:00 p.m. from the LDS Church in Buffalo with Bishop Kade Caturia officiating. Visitation will be held at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Dorothy J. Slickers, 97, of Sheridan, WY, passed away on October 5, 2015, at Sheridan Manor.

Ernest R. Carter, 66, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, September 28, 2015, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Eilene F. Roadifer, 77, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, September 28, 2015, at the Welch Cancer Center. She was born on May 14, 1938, in Goshen, IN, to parents Paul and Madilyn (Watts) Johnson.

John Niffenegger, 75 year old Buffalo man, passed away early Tuesday morning, September 29, 2015 at his home in Buffalo, surrounded by loved ones. Private family services will be held at a later date. Donations in Mr. Niffenegger’s memory may be made to the John Niffenegger Memorial Fund to help defray funeral expenses in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Funeral services for Ronna Redmond, 68 year old Buffalo resident, who passed away early Thursday morning at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, will be held Tuesday, September 29th at 10:00 a.m. at Buffalo Wesleyan Church with Pastor William Dunlap and Pastor Stephen Martin officiating. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the funeral. Donations in Mrs.