Obituaries

Neal Laffin, 76, of Sheridan Wy, passed away at the VA Medical Center on Sunday July 29, 2012.

No Services planned at this time.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Hugh Gunn, 89, of Sheridan passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at his home.

He was born in Lusk, WY on December 16, 1922. He served as a pilot in the Army Air Corp during WWII and was a member of the Air Force Reserves. He married Virginia E. Price on June 16, 1948 in Worland, WY.

Jess Clifton Hensley, 91 years old, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at Westview Health Care Center, in Sheridan, Wyoming. He was born on October 5, 1920, in Greybull, Wyoming to Clifton and Laura (Sheldon) Hensley. The family moved to Sheridan in 1925. In 1931 his mother passed away leaving Jess to be raised by his father and older sister, Ruth.

Lynn E. “Pat” Connolly passed on to better hunting and fishing grounds the morning of July 16, 2012.

Pat was born October 1, 1934 in Sheridan to Elmer and Mary Connolly and joined seven older siblings; Annabelle (Weltner), Esther (West), Evelyn (Sullivan), Florence (Dahlin) and Marietta (Bickel), Tom Connolly, Dale Connolly, and was later joined by Bob Connolly.

Funeral services for Travis Dean Graff, infant son of Joe Graff and Amy Rose Pehringer who died in a vehicle accident in South Dakota, will held on Monday, July23rd at 2:00 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor John Orwig officiating. Burial will be at the Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo following the service.

Brian Lester, 43, of Sheridan passed away on Friday, July 13, 2012 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. No Services are planned.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Mass of Christian Burial for Johanna Gainey, 95 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at the Amie Holt Care Center, will be celebrated Tuesday, July 24th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant.

Funeral services for Cecil Fieldgrove, 78 year old Buffalo rancher who passed away Tuesday at the Johnson County Healthcare Center, will be held Monday, July 23rd at 10:00 a.m. from the Johnson County Fairgrounds Community Building with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Donations may be made in Cecil’s memory to the Johnson County 4-H in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N.

Memorial services for Carol “Ann” Long, 64 year old Clearmont resident who passed away July 2, 2012 will be held Saturday, July 28, at 10:00 a.m. from the Clearmont Community Church with Pastor James and Alex Sain officiating. Donations may be made in Carol’s memory to the Buffalo Senior Center in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Funeral services for Velma Streeter 72 year old Johnson County woman who passed away July 10th at the St. Lukes Presbyterian Hospital in Denver, Colorado, will be held Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at the Big Horn Baptist Church in Buffalo, Wyoming at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Danny Davis officiating. Visitation will on Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Funeral services for Mary Nielsen, 82 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Wednesday at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, July 21, at 11:00 a.m. from the Buffalo Wesleyan Church with Pastor Steven Martin officiating. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside committal services to follow the funeral.

Norris Davidson, 87, of Story passed away at his residence on Thursday, July 12, 2012. There will be no services.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Funeral services for Betty Francis, 88-year old Buffalo woman who passed away quietly at her home on Friday evening, July 6, 2012, will be held Wednesday, July 11, at 10:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Buffalo with Reverend KyeonaSu Jung officiating. Visitation will be held at the Adams Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Henry L. (Hank) Beffert entered peacefully into the loving arms of Jesus at the V.A. Medical Center, Sheridan, WY following a short illness. Hank was born in Lehr, North Dakota, August 2, 1916 to Margaretta Kranzler and Henry Biefert. He spent his teenage years working on various farms around Napoleon, North Dakota and Hardin, Montana.

Josephine May (Jo) Armstrong, 88, of Cheyenne died July 9th at Life Care Center of Cheyenne. She was born April 6, 1924, in Laramie to George Frank Struble and Madge Irene (Summers) Struble, and had lived in Cheyenne since 1994, with prior residence in Sheridan and Laramie. Jo graduated from Laramie High School in 1941. She married Warren Junior Armstrong on October 21, 1945, in Laramie.