Obituaries

Virginia T. Patton, 87, of Sheridan died Wednesday night, April 20, 2016 at her home due to liver cancer. She was attended at bedside by her daughter-in-law Kathy & son Bill.

Timothy Dean Reimers, 59, of Sheridan, passed away on April 26, 2016.

Tim was born April 27, 1956, in Laurel, Nebraska, to Bette (Kenny) Hess and Dean Reimers. Tim graduated from Sheridan High School in 1974. He then enlisted in the army in the fall and served his country until April of 1977.

Ross Frederick “Fred” Case passed away on April, 27, 2016 at the age of 81. He was born on July 2, 1934 to Ross Mitchell Case and Velma Ernest Case in Sundance, Wyoming. Fred married Doris Dirks on June 21, 1953. He worked for the Sundance Times Newspaper, then the Belle Fourche Bee Newspaper when he and Doris resided in Belle Fourche, South Dakota.

Private services for Lois Ellinwood, 85 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Monday, April 18th at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo will be held by her family and friends. Donations in Mrs. Ellinwood’s memory may be made to the Amie Holt Care Center in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Michael Hiza Jr., 84 years old, of Story, Wyoming, passed away Sunday the 17th of April at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, Wyoming. Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 1st, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Buffalo with Father Doug Wasinger officiating.

Shirley Schafer, 71, of Gillette, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016, at The Hospice of Campbell County Memorial Hospital.

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

Neal V. Kluck, 57, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born on September 10, 1958, in Bismarck, N.D., to Vernon and Florence (Dockter) Kluck.

Traci Koltiska, 45, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. She was born on December 16, 1970, in Hardin, MT, to parents Paul G. and Joan Greenfield Koltiska and was raised in Sheridan. She married Andrew Lee Greaves in the Big Horn Mountains in June of 2008.

Margaret F. Ellenwood, 94, of Southeast Sheridan (Banner), passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016, at the Westview Health Care Center.

Private family services for Wanda James, 73 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Saturday, April 16th at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by her family in Willow Grove Cemetery. Donations in Wanda’s memory may be made to the Wyoming Cancer Resources Services or the Suzie Lawrence Hospice in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Graveside funeral services for Warren Buxton, 79 year old former Buffalo man who died in an auto accident on April 4th, will be held Wednesday, April 27th at 2:00 p.m. in Willow Grove Cemetery with Pastor Ted Ridenour officiating. Donations in Warren’s memory may be made to the NRA in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo, Wyoming.

Funeral services for Peggy Stephenson, 65 year old Buffalo woman passed away peacefully at home April 15, 2016 will be held on April 20 at 2:00 from Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo with Jim Carlsen and Doug Stahl officiating. Burial will be held in Willow Grove Cemetery.

Funeral services for Beverlee Jean Maude, 78-year-old Sheridan woman who passed away Friday morning at Sheridan Memorial Hospital in Sheridan, Wyoming, will be held by her family and friends on June 18, 2016. Donations in Beverlee’s memory may be made to the Geneology Section of the Sheridan County Library. Online condolences may be sent to harnessfuneralhome.com.

John A. King, 77, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Karen J. Shanor, 79, of Sheridan, died on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Sheridan Manor.

Per her request there will be no services at this time.

Donations to honor Karen to help with funeral expenses can be made to Steven Shanor, Box 362, Ranchester, WY 82839.

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