Obituaries

Graveside services for Linnville “Sonny” Kay Mynatt, 80 year old Buffalo resident who passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at the Johnson County Memorial Hospital in Buffalo, will be held Monday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m. from the Willow Grove Cemetery with the American Legion and VFW in charge of Military Graveside Rites.

Erwin H. Kubsch, 102, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at his residence. Erwin was born on January 1, 1912 to Matt and Mary (Kliment) Kubsch in Kossuth, WI. He was raised in Manitowoc County, WI and Kellnersville, WI and graduated from Manitowoc High School in Manitowoc, WI. He attended teacher's college for two years. Erwin married Virginia Kuehnl in Kellnersville, WI on Nov.

Linda Gibson Perkins, 57, of Greybull, passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at her sons residence in Sheridan.

Frances “Mickey” Caroline Speer Parker, 98, of Decker, MT. passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014, at the Heritages Acres in Hardin, MT. She was born on March 23, 1916, in Chicago, IL to parents Judge Thomas and Helen Marie (Jensen) Speer. She married Ralph “Tod” Parker on December 23, 1939, in Homewood, IL.

Martha Louise McKenzie, 87, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at the Sheridan Manor.

Martha was born in Sheridan, WY, on December 10, 1926, to parents Kenneth and Vedia (Logsden) Kerr. She married Loyd McKenzie on June 4, 1947, in Hardin, MT in a liquor store owned by the Justice of the Peace who married them.

Robertta “Bobbie” Dale Wakefield passed away on July 27, 2014 at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska from complications following liver transplant surgery. She shared 70 years of love, care, life and service with those who knew and loved her.

Robert “Bob” E. Sheldon, 83, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Sheridan Manor.

Bob was born on January 5, 1931, in Sheridan, WY, to parents Horace and Signe Mossberg Sheldon. After graduation he joined the US Marines in October of 1951. He married Wilma Heagy in Sheridan on February 8, 1958.

Noreen A. Gould, 60, of Ranchester, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Westview Healthcare Center.

Noreen was born on March 10, 1954 in Aberdeen, SD, to parents Louis and Avenella (Wilcox) Doell. She graduated from Newcastle, WY High School. She married Thomas Jay Gould on July 16, 1974, and just celebrated their 40th anniversary.

Funeral services for Gary Walthers, 71 year old Buffalo man who passed away suddenly at his home Friday, will be held Thursday, July 31st at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Pete Friese officiating. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with the American Legion and VFW in charge of Military Graveside Rites.

Gary Czyzynski, born June 25, 1948, of Cleveland, OH passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital, Sheridan, WY.
Family & Friends,

Emma Lou Burt Price, 84, of Sheridan, went to be with her Heavenly Father and join the love of her life on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Robert A. Bender, 92, of Sheridan, WY passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born in Montesano, WA on January 17, 1922 to Matt & Mary Bender and attended Montesano High School where he was student body president. He graduated from Washington State University with a BA in Business Administration.

A private celebration of life and interment for Dick Surrett, 81 year old Buffalo man who passed away late Tuesday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held by his family. Donations in Mr. Surrett’s memory may be made to the Susie Bowling Lawrence Hospice in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Lucille Legg, 87, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Westview Health Care Center.

A Celebration of the life of Rod Copper, 43 year old Buffalo man who passed away late Friday evening at his home east of Buffalo, will be held at his home at 3290 Upper Powder River Road east of Buffalo on Saturday, July 26th starting at 4:00 p.m. Donations in Rod’s memory may be made to the NRA in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.