Obituaries

Norman was born on April 5, 1941 in Wilson, WY and was raised in Gillette. He passed away November 1, 2018 at the age of 77. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley, and brother Chuck, Charles Carlson Christian son. He is survived by his son Rick, Rick's wife, Amanda and their joint three daughters Sydney, Zoie and Alyssa that Norman adored.

Stanley Earl Davidson, 99, a beloved husband, father, granddad, great-granddad, and Crook County pioneer, died peacefully with family at his side Oct. 30, 2018, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Jean Delores Foss died October 30, 2018 in Bismarck, ND. Jean was born on April 27, 1929 to Albert and Jennie (Olson) Wold. She grew up in the Scranton, ND area and spoke only Norwegian when she started school. She began working for neighbors helping them clean, cook and babysit when she was just a young girl herself.

Rodolfo Ezequiel Perez Palacios, 88, of Sheridan, passed away Monday, October 22, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born December 15, 1929 in Acatzingo, Puebla, Mexico to Margarito and Maria Juana (Palacios) Perez.

Curtis Hartwell Forness, 91, of Sheridan, WY, died Saturday, October 27, 2018 in Sheridan. Curtis was born September 2, 1927, to John and Myrtle (Heglie) Forness in Abercrombie, ND. At age 17 he enlisted in the Navy and was stationed in Guam and Newfoundland. In 1951, he married Norma Moen, his devoted wife of 67 years, in Fargo, ND.

Long-time Sheridan resident Dorcas Ward, 90, passed away October 29, 2018.

Funeral services for Dalton Mayworm, 26 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly early Thursday morning in Buffalo, will be held Wednesday, October 31st at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Pastor Chuck Gadwick officiating. Visitation will be from the funeral home chapel on Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Walter Cichonski, 94, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018, at the Westview Health Care Center.

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

Jerry M. Higgs, 90, of Sheridan, passed away quietly in the early hours of October 19th, 2018, at his home. He was born in Rushville, Nebraska on January 29th, 1928. He was the son of the late Herbert M. and Emma (Vodicka) Higgs. Jerry was the beloved husband of the late Shirley J. Higgs for 68 years until her death in May of 2018. He was the youngest of 11 siblings.

Jean F. Moffat, 89, of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at her home. She was born December 10, 1928 in Glasgow, Scotland to Archibald and Catherine (Morrison) Moffat.

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. Judy had fought a four-year battle with cancer and claimed ultimate victory as she stepped into the presence of her Savior, Jesus Christ.

Walter Reno Alderson, the son of Teckla Reno Lohof and Thomas D. Alderson, arrived in this world six weeks early on the morning of December 8, 1996 in Billings, Montana. He spent the first month of his life in the NICU of St. Vincent’s Hospital. After a month of laying around, he joined his older siblings, Grace and Tommy Alderson, and Kirk and Rachel Lohof at home, near Sheridan, Wyoming.

Shirley Roush, 62, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Gerald Robert Powers, 28, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at his residence.

Ruth Anne Benson passed away September 30, 2018 in Sheridan, Wyoming.
Born Ruth Anne Popple, June 17, 1926 to W. G. and Edith Popple in Hermon, New York.