Obituaries

Mass of Christian Burial for Dora Slaybaugh, 85 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly at her home outside Buffalo, will be celebrated Friday January 21st at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant. A vigil service will be held and the Rosary recited on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel.

Norman R. Lewis, 79, of Buffalo, died on Sunday, January 16, 2011 at Sheridan Manor.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Rosy May “Seward” Dever, 86, died on January 13, 2011 at Westview Health Care Center.

She was born to John and Bitha (Seward) Dever near Butler, Missouri on April 16, 1924. She married Franklin Gerald Dever of Adrian, Missouri May 29th, 1942. They lived on a farm near Adrian until 1952.

Ginny Lynn Erdman, 42, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at Memorial Hospital.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Yvonne Smelser, 66, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at the Billings Clinic.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Paul Walter Shassetz Jr., 72, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, January 10, 2011, at his residence.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Stella A. Bocek, 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan.

Duane Arthur Bohren, 71, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2011 at the VA Medical Center.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Opal passed away peacefully early on January 6. Her daughter Judy and granddaughters, Danielle and Kara, were by her side.

Calliope George, a long time resident of Sheridan, passed away peacefully on January 5, 2011 at the age of 98. She had been a resident of Sugarland Ridge in her later years. Calliope was the last survivor of a group of closely knit Greek families who settled in the area in the early 1900s.

Merle Glen Canfield, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, January 7, 2011 at the

VA Medical Center.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Terrence Edmund O’Donnell long time resident of Redfield, South Dakota, recently of Sheridan, Wyoming died of natural causes at age 93 in the Sheridan County Memorial Hospital on December 31, 2010 at 3:30 p.m.

Robert "John" Norskog, 79, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at the Billings Clinic.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Joseph Harold Shaffer, 75, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at the VA Medical Center.

Services for Joseph will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 1:00 at the Black Hills National

Cemetery with full Military Honors.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Elaine V. Wentz, 77, died Sunday, January 2, 2011at Rapid City Regional Hospital, Rapid City, SD.