Obituaries

Bruce Lyman Bartholomew 84, of Dayton, WY, died Saturday, August 15, 2009 in the Sheridan V. A. Nursing Home Care Unit in Sheridan, WY.

Bruce, the eldest of two children, was born in Chippewa Falls, WI on April 5, 1925 to Wilbur and Florence (Luce) Bartholomew.

Harriet Hazel McManus, 93, of Sheridan passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2009, at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

Bill Velos, 95, of Sheridan, WY, died Tuesday, August 11, 2009 in Westview Health Care Center.

Mr. Velos was born May 23, 1914 in Wallowa, OR to Henry and Rissie (Clemens) Liles. He grew up and attended school in Portola, CA before doing logging for his grandfather. Bill then worked for the railroad, and supplied ice for an icehouse for a fish company in northern California.

Ruth Eilene Snively Weller
1916 - 2009

An earthly angel has made her way to heaven. Ruth Eilene Snively Weller passed away on August 9, 2009, at age 92 in the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne, WY.

Hazel Ann Rotolo, 61, of Ranchester, WY died Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in her Ranchester home.

Hazel was born August 21, 1947, on the family farm near Parshall, ND to Harold & Ora (Howie) Maurer.

Nora E. Maxted, 96, of Sheridan, WY died Monday, August 3, 2009, in her Sheridan home.

Nora was born June 8, 1913, in Sheridan to Emanuel & Elizabeth (Graff) Achenbach.

Braydon J. Stanley, 12 weeks old, died Sunday, August 2, 2009, in Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

Braydon was born May 11, 2009, in Sheridan to John Stanley and Lindsay Pinson.

Braydon was loved by his family. He was a member of the LDS Church.

Braydon is survived by his father & mother; brother Jace Horn; grandparents in Georgia and great grandparents Roberta & Chuck Harmon.

George (Scotty) Schuman, 96, of Sheridan, passed away on August 2, 2009, at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 5, 2009 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm at Kane Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, August 6, 2009 at 2:00 pm at the Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Rebecca F. Notti, 18, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at her family’s ranch near Otter, Montana. A viewing will be held on Monday, August 3, 2009 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Kane Funeral Home. The memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. Monday, August 3, 2009 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Sheridan, with the Reverend Kevin Jones officiating.

Flora Jean Rice Dowson, 86, of Sheridan, passed away on July 29, 2009, at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

Visitation will be at Kane Funeral Home on Friday, July 31, 2009, from 5:30 to 7:30pm and Funeral Services will be held at the First Methodist Church on Saturday, August 1, 2009 at 10:00 a.m., with Reverend Don Derryberry officiating.

Our Mom, Gramma and friend left us on June 29th, 2009,after a short illness, to be in a better place.
Elaine Loretta Wondra was born at home in Monarch to Michael and Anne Kawulok, on July 31st, 1928.

Edith Collins, 88, of Arvada, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2009 at the Pioneer Manor Nursing Home in Gillette.

Edith was born January 26, 1921 in Sheridan, WY to Frank and Clara Clabaugh. She wed Marion Collins in Hardin, MT and was a dedicated homemaker. For many years she sold Avon in the Arvada area, was a member of the Arvada Women’s Club, and enjoyed gardening and cooking.

Brent Charles Fosnight, 44, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2009.

Beverly Ann Fuqua, 65, formerly of Sheridan, WY, died Saturday, July 25, 2009 in Denver, CO.

Beverly was born February 6, 1944 in Sheridan, WY to Gale and Freda (Whitford) Douglas. She grew up and attended Woodland Park grade school and graduated from Sheridan High School.

Roger Stevens Bent, 81, of Sheridan, WY died Friday, July 24, 2009, in Billings Clinic, Billings, MT.

Roger was born March 20, 1928, in Sheridan to Roger & Berenice (Stevens) Bent.