Obituaries

Funeral services for Jim Borgialli, 86, who passed away Sunday April 23, 2017 in Payson, Arizona, will be held Saturday, May 6th at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo, Wyoming, with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. Visitation will be in the funeral home chapel on Friday, May 5th from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.

Private family interment for James Rutkowski, 56 year old Buffalo resident who passed away April 18th in the Billings Clinic in Billings, Montana, will be held by his family in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com

Private family interment for Clint Boren, 57 year old Buffalo resident who passed away April 14th at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held in Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo. Online condolences may be sent to his family at www.harnessfuneralhome.com

Private family interment for Smokey Farris, 88 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Sunday evening at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by his family in the Highland Cemetery in Casper. Donations in Mr. Farris’ memory may be made to the Shriner’s Crippled Children’s Hospital in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Funeral services for Eugene Songer, 88 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly at the Veteran’s Home of Wyoming on Saturday the 31st of December, will be held from the Trinity Lutheran Church in Sheridan on May 1st at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Phil Wold officiating. Interment will be in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery, with long time family friend, Pastor Dave Gunderson officiating.

Jerry F. Bohnsack, 76, of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Sheridan Manor. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.

Funeral services for Susan Gibbs, 61 year old Buffalo resident who died Sunday in a one vehicle accident near Worland, Wyoming will be held Saturday, April 29th at 2:00 p.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Bob Ruby officiating. A private family interment will be held in Willow Grove Cemetery.

Mass of Christian Burial for David A. Pautsch 58 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Wednesday, April 19th at the Johnson County Health Care Center will be celebrated Friday, April 28th at 2:00 p.m. from the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in West Plains, Missouri with Father Shoby Chettiyath as Celebrant.

Sheridan native, Floyd Brooks Badgett, 88, passed away peacefully on April 14th, 2017 at his home surrounded by his devoted family.

Kib Smith, 65, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Leslie M. Sharp, 93, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Eyvonne Dee Burns Cotton, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017, at the Westview Health Care Center. She was born the youngest of eight children on July 16, 1927, to parents Clarence Eugene and Lulu Delthana (Griffith) Burns on Squirrel Creek, Decker, MT.

Private family interment for Shirley Farris, 82 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Monday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by her family in the Highland Cemetery in Casper. Donations in Mrs. Farris’ memory may be made to the Buffalo Senior Center in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Kathleen Susan Abbott, 74, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at the Swedish Medical Hospital in Denver, CO. She was born on April 9, 1943, in Lincoln, NE. Her parents were George Clinton and Kathleen Vera (Perry) Butcher. She married Gay Elliott Miller and they moved out to Sheridan, WY to eventually settle on the 5 Mile Flat near Parkman, WY.

Funeral services for Russell Jones, 85 year old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly Friday evening at his ranch home in Johnson County, will be held from the Krause Funeral Home in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with Pastor Janis Kinens officiating. Interment will be in the Pine Lawn Cemetery in Milwaukie with the American Legion and VFW will be in charge of military graveside rites. Donations in Mr.