Obituaries

Janis Lynn "burr" Legerski, 63, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Tuesday, December 11, 2012 in Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Mass of Christian Burial for Elynor Leath, 88 year old lifetime Buffalo resident who passed away Tuesday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be recited Tuesday, December 18th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John The Baptist Catholic Church with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant.

Joyce Laird Adler, 84, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at the Westview Health Care Center.

Joyce was born on November 20, 1928 in Moorcroft, WY to parents Lucian Herbert and Emily (Sapp) Robinson. She was married to Pete Laird until his death. She later married Edward Adler on November 26, 1988 in Sheridan, WY.

Eva Jean R. Powers, 76, of Otter, MT passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services for Vicki Corroo, 53 year old Kaycee resident who was killed in a two car collision east of Kaycee on Friday afternoon, will be held Tuesday, December 18th at 10:00 a.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend Danny Davis officiating. A private family interment will take place at a later date.

Mass of Christian Burial for Rosemary Wilcynski, 89 year old former Buffalo resident who passed away Sunday, at the Franke Tobey Jones Health Care Center in Tacoma, Washington will be celebrated on Saturday, December 15th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Peter Johnson as Celebrant.

James Kapptie, 70, of Billings passed away on December 9, 2012 at the Riverstone Health in Billings .

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Byron “Barney” William Hastings, 63, of Sheridan passed away on December 7, 2012 at his residence.

Sally Lou Gillenwater passed away December 4th, 2012 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital after a short battle with cancer.

Harry Scott Oxley, 74, of Sheridan, WY died Tuesday, December 4, 2012, in his Sheridan home.

Harry was born June 16, 1938, in Baton Rouge, LA to Harry & Wilma (Dickerson) Oxley

Jeremy Wade Sleep, 38, of Sheridan passed away on December 2, 2012 in a car accident outside of Sidney, MT.

Jeremy was born on April 21, 1974 in Sheridan, WY to parents Alfred James and Doris Lynn (Mackey) Sleep. He attended Sheridan County Schools.

Funeral services for George Knepper, 95 year old lifetime Buffalo resident who passed away Friday in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, December 8th at 11:00 a.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend John Dyce officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

Mass of Christian Burial for Steve Nekowitsch, 72 year old Buffalo man who passed away quietly Saturday night at his home in Buffalo, surrounded by his family, will be celebrated Saturday, December 8th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo, with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant.

Funeral services for Bill Adams, 93 year old lifetime Buffalo resident who passed away early Saturday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Tuesday, December 4th at 10:00 a.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Dr. Bob Miller officiating. Burial will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the funeral.

Kathy Eileen Mrozinski Embrey, 62, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, November 26, 2012 at the Sheridan Manor.