Obituaries

David Frederick Peterson, 53, died suddenly at his home in Sheridan, Wyoming, on Thursday, September 15, 2011.

David was born in Mt. Clemens, Michigan to Adrian and Thelma Peterson. Adrian had been active in the Air Force, and as a child, David became fascinated with the military and the great wars of America, which ignited his passion for history and for learning.

Born - June 23, 1941

Died – September 20, 2011

Norma Jean was born at home to Betty and Willard Berry in Riley County, Kansas. Norma was the older of two daughters, survived by her sister Wilma.

Norma attended the Riley County Rural School District and graduated from Riley County High School.

Norma married Larry Bennington in 1957 and gave birth to two children.

Clayton E. Wilson, 88, passed away September 13, 2011 with family by his side in Sheridan, WY.

Clayton was born to Maude and Lewis Wilson in Murray City, OH September 29, 1922. Clayton was honorably discharged as a Tech 5 after serving his country in Germany and France during WWII with the 2nd Infantry Division "Indian Head" 109th Field Artillery Battalion from 1942 - 1946.

Aspen Rawlings

Aspen Nicole Rawlings, 19, of Parkman, Wyoming, passed away on September 18, 2011 while hiking in the Big Horn Mountains west of Big Horn, Wyoming.

Aspen was born on December 19, 1991, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She lived in Socorro, NM, Loveland and Ft. Collins, CO., before moving to Wyoming in 2001.

Elizabeth "Beth" Larson

Elizabeth "Beth" Larson, 56, of Sheridan passed away at her residence on September 13, 2011.

Beth was born on September 14, 1954 to parents Elizabeth Teresa (Regan) and John Robert Mills in Cheyenne, WY. She attended schools in Sheridan and received her LPN degree at Sheridan College.

John Caroll Jackson, 65, of Sheridan passed away on September 13, 2011 at his residence.

Service are pending.

Online condolences may be written at

www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Funeral service for Dennis Engstrom, 71-year-old Williston, North Dakota man who passed away Saturday evening, September 17th at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held Friday, September 23rd at 11:00 a.m. from the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Williston, North Dakota with Reverend Kevin Beard officiating.

Funeral services for Glen Eisele, 92-year-old Buffalo man who passed away Friday morning, September 16th at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held Tuesday, September 20, at 2:00 p.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend Tom Saur officiating.

U.S. Senator Malcolm Wallop

Former U.S. Senator Malcolm Wallop, 78, passed away at his residence in Big Horn, WY on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 surrounded by his family.

Malcolm was born on February 27, 1933 in New York City, NY, to Oliver Malcolm and Jean (Moore) Wallop. He was raised in Big Horn, WY. He graduated from Cate School in Carpinteria, CA and then from Yale University in 1954.

Bernard D. Studer Sr.
1935-2011

Gone, never to be forgotten, long-time Wyoming resident, Bernie Studer Sr., passed away in Billings MT September 14. Born in Ludell Kansas February 15, 1935, Bernie had resided in Wheatland, Torrington, Riverton, Dubois, and settled in Sheridan for 35 years.

Larry Lee Legler, of Sheridan, Wyoming died at home on September 13, 2011 after a short and grueling fight against pancreatic cancer. Larry was born in Craig, Colorado, May 6, 1947, to Fred and Maxine Legler. The Legler family moved to Lynch, Wyoming for several years and then to Cody Wyoming, where Larry graduated from high school.

Ruth Bernice Vannoy 91, of Ranchester, Wyoming, passed away Monday, September 12, 2011 at Sheridan Manor Nursing Home in Sheridan, Wyoming.

She was born January 30, 1920, to Dewey and Ethel Krohn in West Plains, Missouri. She came to Clearmont, Wyoming when she was 9 years old where her parents homesteaded and raised sugar beets.

Paul J. Showers

Paul J. Showers, 74, of Sheridan, WY, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2011 at his home.

Paul was born on March 1, 1937 in Northumberland County, Riverside, PA, to Paul L and Rachel E. (Matrey) Showers and was the husband of Helen B Showers.

William R. Schwartz(1925-2011)

Born February 10th, 1925 to Francis H. (Benusa) & Otto E. Schwartz in Jamestown, N.D.

Graduated in 1943 from Jamestown High School.

Served with the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946 in the European Theatre of War. Was honorably discharged with the rank of Tech. Sergeant, Corp. of Eng., in April 1946.

Evelyn Ardis Clapham, 80, of Dayton, Wyoming, passed away September 1, 2011 at Silver Wood Good Samaritan Village, Silverton, Idaho.