Obituaries

Caroline Yellowtail Houston, 86 of Sheridan went home to be with the Lord on May 13, 2017. Indian name “Bear in the Timber” was born on April 13, 1931 in Crow Agency, a daughter of Carson & Irene Yellowtail. She graduated from Lodge Grass High School in 1953. She then went on to attend Haskell Indian School in Kansas for a year.

Jimmie Joe Giles, (Jay), age 82 of Sheridan, Wyoming returned to his Heavenly Father on May 12, 2017. Jimmie was born December 15, 1934, in Kansas City, MO, to Thomas and Josephine Giles.

Mass of Christian burial for Larry Menzie, 73 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Thursday at the Amie Holt Care Center, will be celebrated Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson and Father David Rykwalder as co-celebrants. A Vigil Service will be held and the Rosary recited on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

Graveside Services for Jack and Verda Malson, formerly of Story, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017, at the Story Cemetery. A Reception will follow at the Story Woman's Club.

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

A celebration of the unique life of Georgia Efferson, 73 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Wednesday at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo will be held Saturday, May 13th at 2:00 p.m. at the Church of Christ in Buffalo. Donations in Mrs. Efferson’s memory may be made to the Buffalo Church of Christ in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

Della Ann Poeling
September 6, 1943 – May 10, 2017

Della Ann (McClure) Poeling, 73, of Hot Springs, South Dakota passed away May 10th, 2017 at Seven Sisters Living Center in Hot Springs, South Dakota.

A celebration of the life of Riley Lee Malli, 73 year Arvada resident who passed away Monday at the V.A. Medical Center in Sheridan, will be held by his family and friends on Monday, May 15th at 2:00 p.m. at the Arvada Bar in Arvada, Wyoming. A private family interment with Military Graveside Rites will be held by his family at the Riley Malli Ranch near Arvada.

Larry L. Phillips, 69, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017, at the Westview Health Care Center.

John Thomas Shanks, Jr., 56, of Powell, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017, at the VA Medical Center.

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

Charles “Chuck” Samuel Mitchell, 102, of Sheridan died peacefully on May 7, 2017 at the Mountain View Living Center at the VA Medical Center with his family at his side.

Patty Emma Green Mock, 91, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2017, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Patty was born on March 2, 1926 in Moorcroft, WY to William and Lucy (Blankenship) Green. She married George Robert Mock and lived on a ranch outside of Dayton, WY, where they raised registered Hereford Cattle.

Leroy “Roy” Moore, 76, of Story, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born on March 21, 1941, to parents William Irvin and Lois (Ryan) Moore in Casper, WY. He married Gloria Hall on September 15, 1961, in Sheridan, WY.

Layne Chandler Joslyn, 61, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 at his residence. He was born on September 29, 1955, in Gillette, WY to parents Herbert Chandler and Rosemary (Deutsch) Joslyn.

Layne enjoyed the mountains, fishing, 4-wheelers, camping at Lake Willow, feeding squirrels and spending time with nieces and nephews. He loved his job and second family at Prime Rate Motors.

Leo F. Grasky, 81, of Sheridan, passed away at his home on Thursday, May 4, 2017. His wife, children and grandchildren were at his side during this final journey. Leo was tired after a long battle with Parkinsons. He was lovingly cared for by Tracy Newbold of Newbold Homecare for the last 2 years. He was very grateful for Tracy.

Betty Marie Marshall was born September 19, 1929 to her parents Amiel and Hattie Kouba in Upton, Wyoming. Betty met Joe Marshall and we’re married June 23rd 1947. They had four boys David, Michael, Dan and Joseph. They lived on the Old Spaeth Ranch in Gillette and then moved to Bighorn, where they owned and operated a ranch there.

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