Obituaries

Harry Gale Soloman, 91, of Sheridan, WY died Wednesday, August 8, 2012, in Westview Health Care Center, Sheridan.

Memorial service will be at a later date.
Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Norman "Slim" Norwood, founder of Norwood Construction, passed away at his home in Sheridan, Wyoming, Saturday, August 4th at the age of 92. Slim was born in Naper, Nebraska February 14, 1920 to parents Fred and Maude Norwood. Slim worked on the family ranch and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and running moonshine with his father until his father’s death in 1935.

Graveside services for Fern Lohof, 92 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Tuesday at the Johnson County Healthcare Center, will be held Friday, August 10th at 10:00 a.m. from the Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo, Wyoming with Pastor Clay Alexander officiating. Donations may be made in Fern’s memory to the Buffalo Meals on Wheels in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Agnes Rose (Barylak) Irwin, 105, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, early Friday morning, August 3, 2012.

Our beautiful Mother and Grandmother Eva Elizabeth Legerski met the Lord at Heaven’s gate on August 3, 2012.

Ellen Florine (Martin) Roberts, 65, of Sheridan, Wyoming, died Monday, July 30, 2012 in Beaverton, Oregon.

Mrs. Roberts was born April 21, 1947 in Forest Grove, Oregon to V. G. and Mildred Florine (Ridling) Martin. She grew and attended schools in Forest Grove, Oregon, Hungry Horse, Montana, and Sheridan, Wyoming. She also attended Sheridan College.

Helen K. Jeffers, 94, passed away at the Sheridan Manor, on Saturday, August 4 , 2012.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00, Saturday, September 8, 2012, at the Ranchester Community Church with Jeff Browning officiating. A reception will follow the service at the church. Inurnment will occur at a later date in Ten Sleep, WY.

Agnes Irwin, 105, passed away at Westview, on Friday, August 3 , 2012.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Norman Norwood, 92, passed away his residence, on Saturday, August 4 , 2012.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Funeral services for Tressa Driskill, 99 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Thursday afternoon at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, will be held Wednesday, August 8th at 2:00 p.m. from the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Buffalo with Reverend Doug Wasinger officiating. Visitation will be held from the Adams Funeral Home chapel on Sunday, August 5th from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Cutler Mikkelson, 84, of Story, Wy, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2012, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Cutler was born March 24, 1928, to Ole and Virginia (Olson) Mikkelson. He was raised in Garretson and Sioux Falls, SD. He served in the Army and was a businessman for most of his life. He married Marlys LaVonne Saunders in 1949 and they had four children.

Dale Joe Yelton, age 69 of Dayton, Wyoming died on Monday, July 30, 2012 at St. Patrick’s Hospital in Missoula, Montana.

Dale Yelton, 69, of Dayton, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2012 at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, MT.

Services for Dale will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at the Dayton Community Church with Pastor Dennis Goodwin officiating.

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

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Graveside funeral services for James Crain, 79 year old Pueblo, Colorado man who passed away June 22nd in Pueblo will be held Saturday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m. at Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo, Wyoming with Pastor Clay Alexander officiating. Donations in Mr. Crain’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N.

Mass of Christian Burial for Bernard Leppink, 95, who passed away on July 21, 2011 and his wife Mina Leppink, 84, who passed away on March 21, 2006, will be celebrated Tuesday August 14th, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo, Wyoming with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant.