Obituaries

Kenneth Robert “Buck” Buchan, 92, of Sheridan passed away at his home on Thursday, July 13, 2017 surrounded by his family.

Buck was born on March 9, 1925 to William and Ermil (Spillman) Buchan in Caldwell, ID. He married Mabel Moore on July 1, 1944. They raised four children. Buck enjoyed hunting, gardening, morning coffee with his friends, tinkering in his shed, and having a beer.

James Thomas Bohn, 86 passed away Friday, July 14, 2017. He was born in Buffalo, WY on June 18, 1931.

Jim proudly served his country in the Air Force being stationed in Guam and completing his military service with the Wyoming National Guard and the Wyoming Army Reserve.

Roy Ekwall passed away on July 14, 2017. A proud Wyoming Native, he was born in Sheridan on September 8, 1931. Roy served in the Army during the Korean war, was a longtime member of the Big Horn Mountain Eagles which included serving as State President, belonged to the American Legion, VFW and Elks. Roy was a jack of all trades and a master at working with his hands.

Linda Mitchell, 60, passed away unexpectedly on July 16, 2017. She was born to the late Lloyd Harrington and Monica Harrington in Salina, KS, on September 9, 1956. She graduated from Sheridan High School in Sheridan, Wyoming in 1974. She married Alvin Mitchell on February 4th, 1974. They lived together for 43 years in Sheridan, WY.

Funeral services for Vanda Williams, 77 year old Buffalo resident who passed away on July 3rd 2017 at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo will be held Tuesday July 25 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 2:00 PM with Brother Al Skogsburg officiating. Private family interment will be held at a later date in California. Donations in Mrs.

Private family interment for Charlotte Boggs, 92 year old lifetime Buffalo resident, who passed away quietly at the Johnson County Health Care Center on Tuesday will be held by her family and friends at a later time. Donations in Mrs. Boggs’ memory, due to her love for animals, may be made to the St. Francis Animal Shelter in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Linda Katherine Bilyeu, 67, of Sheridan passed away at her home on Thursday, July 13, 2017, after a
19-year battle with breast cancer, surrounded by her loving family.

Andrew Lee Sams, 72, of Sheridan, passed away Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Sheridan V.A. Medical Center. He was born May 25, 1945 in Sheridan, WY to Kleo Sams and Ruth “Pat” (Strange) Sams Bates.

Anne B. Welter, 81, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Stanley Kim Miller, 80, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Stanley was born August 26, 1936, in Newcastle, WY to Stanley J. Miller and Margaret Fay (Munson) Miller.

Karolyanna G. Duncan, 71, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at her residence. She was born on November 4, 1945, in Sheridan, WY, to parents Kenneth and Amelia (Potoscar) Barnes.

Funeral services for Miles Brimeyer, 57 year old Buffalo resident who passed way at his home in Buffalo will be held Friday, July 7th at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo with Father Peter Johnson officiating. Donations in Mr. Brimeyer’s memory may be made to the Miles Brimeyer Memorial, a fund being set up for the education of his grandchildren.

Ronald John Robinson, 78, of Sioux Falls South Dakota, formerly of Story, WY, passed away on June 26, 2017, in Sioux Falls. Ronald was born in Colby, KS, on February 22, 1939. He lived in Bethune, CO, Arvada, CO, Fort Collins, CO, Glendale AZ, Story, WY and Sioux Falls, SD. He worked as a musician, cowboy, carpenter, and artist.

Paula Jean Nayes, age 78, of Sheridan, passed away Jan. 9, 2017, at Valley Medical Center in Renton, Wash., after complications from leukemia.

A Celebration of Life Gathering with a casual lunch will be held at 10:00 on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at Kane Funeral Home Reception Hall.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Donald Theron Griffin Sr., 90, of Story WY, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017 at his residence. Donald was born in Clearwater, Florida, April 13, 1927 to Bert Theron and Corrie (Ham) Griffin. He Graduated from the University of Florida in 1950, and later married Esther MacLeod on March 13, 1954. Through the years, their union was blessed with three children, Dixie, Dan and Don.

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