Obituaries

Simon Charles Muller, Jr. passed away November 12, 2018 in Stewart, Florida at the age of 86. He was born in Sheridan, Wyoming on May 26, 1932 to Simon and Gwen (Williams) Muller and grew up in Decker, Montana on the family ranch. After graduating from Sheridan High School in 1949, he started a career in construction and parts management.

Rudolph Louis ‘Rudie’ Frankovic, 98, passed away peacefully at his home on Nov 5, 2018 in Buffalo, WY. He was buried with his family in Red Lodge, MT. Rudie was born June 21, 1920 in Washoe, MT; the youngest of twelve children born to John and Sofie Frankovic.

Helen Turley Weisz, 91, of Sheridan, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Sheridan Manor. She was born May 4, 1927 in Fort Bend, Missouri to Henry and Bernice (Woodard) Varney. Helen was raised on a ranch in Birney, Montana where she enjoyed riding horses.

Kirk A. Hans, 65, of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born March 2, 1953 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Alvin and Donna (Nelson) Hans.

WWII Veteran, business leader, philanthropist and stalwart individualist, Raymond N. Plank passed away at his beloved home in Ucross, Wyoming on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at the age of 96. Throughout his life, he continued working, writing, reading, learning and contributing to society.

Clarence William “Bill” Switzer, 90, of Dayton, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018, at his residence.

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

Douglass E. Harbel, 68, of Big Horn, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Mertie C. Quist, 95, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

A memorial service for Bill Hays, 86 year old Buffalo resident who passed away November 9th at Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo, Wyoming, will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 10:00 A.M. at the Story Community Church with his grandsons, Caleb Groteluschen and Drew Hays officiating. The American Legion and VFW will be in charge of military honors. Donations in Mr.

Jonathan James Pittman, infant son of Makayla Porter and Kenneth Pittman, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at Kane Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery's Baby Section.

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Gene Abbott, 75, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Gene was born January 28, 1943 in Colorado Springs, CO, the eldest of 5 children, to Charles and Madoline Abbott. His family moved many times while he was growing up. They settled in Lance Creek, WY, when he was in 7th grade. He graduated from Niobrara High School in 1961.

Nancy Louise (Johnson) Bears, age 81, of Story, WY passed away on November 4th, 2018. She was born north of Augusta, WI on April 24th, 1937, to Beulah and Wes Johnson.

Ben C. Reynolds was called to heaven to make the big circle on November 3,2018. As he always said, when its your time, you gotta go.

An amazing wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to many left us on Monday, November 5, 2018, at the age of 92. Elizabeth (Elsie) Lydia Werbelow was born in Grodig, Austria on March 8, 1926 the oldest child of Elizabeth (Prechtl) and Johann Bandhauer.

Judith Elaine Lucas, age 76, of Sheridan, Wyoming, entered Eternity on the evening of October 19, 2018, in her home with Chuck, her devoted husband, at her bedside.