Obituaries

Dave Mader, family man, movie critic, aspiring PGA competitor, and accomplished pilot, died on Thursday, April 24, 2014.

Roberta Eileen Burtis passed away at St Vincent in Billings Montana on April 20, 2014 with family by her side. She was born April 10, 1948 in Sheridan Wyoming to Juanita M. (Bliss) and Russell C. Hart. She attended Coffeen Elementary and Sheridan High School. She married Donald Wayne Burtis on October 6, 1973 and later separated. She drove the bus for School District #2 for over 30 years.

Travus Lee Adsit
1959 – 2014

One of our beloved family members was taken from this world all too soon
on April 23, 2014.

Travus Lee Adsit was born on March 11, 1959 in Price, UT. He loved to fish and hunt, garden, snowmobile and anything that had to do with the outdoors. He raised fish in an aquarium for his ponds that he built in the front yard. He was an avid photographer of wildlife.

Phyllis Elin Townley, daughter of John H. and Elna A. (nee Blomquist) Schmeusser, born in Wilmington, DE on May 17, 1922 and currently residing in Sheridan, WY, died on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

Funeral services for Crow Gordon, 96 year old Kaycee resident who passed away quietly Monday afternoon at his ranch home west of Kaycee, will be held Saturday, April 26th at 11:00 a.m. from the Harold Jarrard Park Building in Kaycee with Reverends Carole Buckingham and Diane Herring officiating. A private family Eucharist will be held earlier that day at the Episcopal Church in Kaycee.

Stanley "Spike" Simpson, Jr., 60, of Sheridan, WY died Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

His caregivers, Wayne & Patty Fisher, will take his cremains to his home in Alaska for Memorial Service.
Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Born July 4, 1953 in Corona, California, Ric was the first child of Eugene and Melba Epperle.
After leaving the Marin Corps, Eugene moved his family from southern California to the Weimer, California area where Ric grew up and finished grade school at Weimer Hills Elementary School and graduated from high school at Colfax high.

Robert C. Bradley, 65, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Monday, April 21, 2014 in the Sheridan V. A. Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

John T. Kobielusz, 96, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Monday, April 21, 2014 in Westview Health Care Center.

Roberta E. Burtis, 66, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings, MT.

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

Graveside funeral services for Sonny Nielsen, 75 year old Buffalo man who passed away suddenly at the Johnson County Health Care Center Thursday afternoon, will be held by his family and friends in the Alva Cemetery in Alva, Wyoming in June of this year on a date to be announced. Donations may be made to the George Nielsen Memorial, a fund set up to help his family defray expenses.

Marion L. Fisher "Fish" passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at The Sheridan Veteran's Medical Center, surrounded by family and friends. He succumbed to early onset Alzheimer's Disease.

John Genereaux, 81, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at his residence.

Julester Grant, 83, of Sheridan, WY was called home to the Lord on the night of April 13, 2014.

Funeral services for Bernie Edwards, 84 year old former Buffalo woman, who passed away suddenly Friday morning at her home in Gillette, will be held Thursday, April 17th at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor David Eads officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 8:00 until 9:30 a.m.