Obituaries

Wyoming native Patrick Robert Corley of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away December 17, 2016, after a nine month battle with bile duct cancer.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Kalif Shrine, 145 W. Loucks St., Sheridan, WY on Friday, January 13, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.

Janet E. Shepherd, 70, of Big Horn, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at her residence.

Janet was born on August 25, 1946, to parents LeRoy and Florence (Bunse) Schindler in St. Joseph, MO. She married Lewis Shepherd on June 20, 1968 in Kansas City, MO. She graduated from William Jewell College in Liberty, MO with honors, Summa Cum Laude in the class of 1968.

Private family services for Tim Carpenter, 60 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly Thursday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by his family. Donations in Tim’s memory may be made to the St. Francis Animal Shelter in care of the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com

Jean LaVon Thies, of Sheridan, passed away on January 4, 2017. She was born November 28, 1922, in Leoti, KS to Evans and Nettie Wikoff. Jean was the youngest of seven children. She grew up in Western Kansas, attended local schools, junior college and later Wichita Business College.

Tannya Lee Goodman, 63, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Donna Schneck, 63, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.

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

LeRoy Peter Van Buggenum, 74, of Story, WY, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at Green House Living in Sheridan, WY surrounded by his family. LeRoy had battled Creutzfeldt–Jakob Disease. He was born on March 17, 1942, in Casper, WY, to parents Peter and Dorothy Burnettie (Miller) Van Buggenum. He was raised on his family’s ranch near the Pumpkin Buttes, 40 miles south of Gillette, WY.

Carol Metcalf, 70, of Story, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2017, at her residence surrounded by family. She was born on December 7, 1946, in Casper, Wyoming, to Lawrence (Fuzz) and Virginia (Rinker) Forsberg. She married Richard Metcalf on April 30, 1966. Carol cherished her family and her home, and enjoyed the comradery of all of her friends.

Rickie Gerald, 69, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at the Sheridan Manor.

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

Graveside services for Eugene Songer, 88 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly at the Veteran’s Home of Wyoming on Saturday, will be held in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery, with Military Honors in May of 2017, with the time to be announced. Donations in Mr.

Donald Ray Arbogast, died Friday, December 30, 2017 at Westview Health Care Center. He was born in Glendive, Montana, April 29, 1926 to William and Wreathel Arbogast. He attended schools at Wyola, and Lodgegrass, Montana.
At 17, Don joined the Navy. He served aboard the Destroyer USS.Coghlan, DD606, in the South Pacific, during World War II.

Franklin Johnston, 76, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017, at the Westview.

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

Jerome J. Woslager, of Sheridan, WY, passed away December 30, 2016, at the age of 88. He was born on May 10, 1928 in Ewing, Nebraska, one of ten children born to Joseph and Kathren (Gobel) Woslager.

Evelyn Craig, 86, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Michael Duane Kaser, better known as Mick, of Ranchester, Wyoming, died December 26, at home in the company of his family at 72. Visitation will be held at Champion Funeral Home chapel in Sheridan, Wyoming on Monday, January 2nd from 2pm to 4:30pm. Funeral services will be held at Grace Baptist Church in Sheridan, Wyoming on Tuesday, January 3rd at 10am, officiated by Pastor Stephen Anderson.

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