Obituaries

Noni D. Paronto, 93, of Sheridan, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. A private family service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.

Agnes C. Songer passed away on Thursday, September 13 at the age of 90.

Funeral services for Bruce Wiley, 71 year old Riverton man who went to be with our Lord and Savior early Wednesday morning, will be held Saturday, September 15th at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend Mark Mumme officiating. Visitation will be from the funeral home on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Steven Dean Sharp passed away on September 1, 2018 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born in Sheridan on June 14, 1954 to Roy Marion and Margaret Marie Sharp. Steve attended Sheridan schools K-12 and also attended Sheridan College. Soon after graduating high school, he started working in the oil fields around Casper. He quickly worked his way up to a Geologist on the rigs.

Thomas D. Godwin, 71, of Sheridan passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, at his home. He was born in Sheridan, WY on February 11, 1947 to Weldon and Helen (Copple) Godwin.

Susan Elizabeth Scott Baker, age 61, passed away peacefully in her lovely home on September 7th, 2018, after a rigorous battle with cancer in Sheridan, Wyoming. She is survived by her children Brekken, Baylee, Blake, Blayne, and Bridger Baker; her parents Homer and Janet Scott; her sister Sandra Scott Suzor; her brother Jim (Desiree) Scott; her brother Homer R.

George “Bud” Smith passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at Westview Healthcare Center in Sheridan, WY. He was born in Hemingford, Nebraska on December 7, 1931 to Earl E. Smith and Ellie I. Kline Smith. George met and then married “Ana” Anastasia D. Davis on October 29, 1950.

Khariman J. Creswell passed away quietly at her home in Sheridan on September 8, 2018. She was born in Carroll County, Indiana to Charles L. Babcock and Grace Snell Babcock on September 25,1924 at her grandfather’s farm.

Private family interment for Darrell Joubert, 69 year old Buffalo man who passed away August 30th at his home in Buffalo will be held by his family. Donations in Darrell’s memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo, Wyoming. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com

Leonard Allyn Straatsma, 95, of Sheridan, WY died peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Sheridan, WY. Leonard was born on August 6, 1923, in Gillette, WY to Ruel and Agnes (Ewry) Straatsma. He spent most of his youth growing up on a ranch outside Gillette. In later years, he moved to Midwest and graduated from Midwest High School.

June F. Wray, formerly of Glenrock, WY, passed away in Sheridan on Friday, September 7, 2018, at her daughters home with her loving family by her side. Private family services will be held at a later date.

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

John Henry Hansen, 88, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018, at the Westview Health Care Center.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at the First Christian Church.

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

Gary Ward King, 78, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born in Greybull, WY on September 7, 1939 to Ward E. and Esther E. (Werbelow) King.

Funeral services for Corrina Simmons, 50 year old Buffalo woman who passed away Tuesday at her home in Buffalo will be held Saturday, September 8th at 2:00 p.m. at the Summit Wesleyan Church in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m at Harness Funeral Home Chapel.

Harold L. Lydic, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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