Obituaries

Arthur (Art) George Felker went to his heavenly father on August 7, 2017, at the Sheridan VA. Art was born on January 21, 1932, in Cincinnati, Ohio to Arthur G. and Marian (Boudot) Felker. He was raised in Cincinnati and later moved to Minneapolis where he attended school and graduated from Central High School and the University of Minnesota.

Allen W. Alderson, of Big Horn, WY passed away Friday, July 21, 2017l. He was born to Irving N and Frances (Cook) Alderson May 6th, 1934 in Sheridan, WY.

Rose M. Daniels, 80, of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.

Graveside funeral services for Pat Foss, 87 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Sunday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Thursday, August 10th at 2:00 p.m. in the Mt. Hope Cemetery in Big Horn. Visitation will be held at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until noon.

Earl L. Hartman, 87, of Sheridan, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at Westview Health Care Center. He was born February 2, 1930 in Racine, Wisconsin to Soren and Rose (Retzlaff) Hartman.
Earl enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1951 where he served in Korea until 1953. He was honorably discharged in 1957. He married Rose Balsano on September 1, 1956 and were married for 27 years.

“Becky Lorraine Thompson-Williams, age 53, passed away on Feb. 27,2017 in Belize. She loved traveling and was living out her dream of living on the beach through the Wyoming winter. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 at Marshall Park from 2pm-6pm. All family and friends are welcome to come help us celebrate her life.”

Karen Garber Dickinson passed away peacefully in her sleep on February 18, 2017 in Olympia, Washington. Karen was born in Sheridan, Wyoming on May 4, 1940, to Cecil and Sheila Benson Garber of Big Horn, Wyoming. She attended schools in Big Horn, was active in 4-H, and graduated from Big Horn High School in 1958.

Christine Blankenfeld, 67, of Sheridan, Wyoming, passed away, Sunday, July, 30, 2017, suddenly at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital while being comforted by her loving husband, Robert Blankenfeld.

Funeral services for Wade Bates, 12 year old Decatur, Texas and former Wyoming youth who was killed in an auto accident in Wise, County, Texas last Friday, will be held Saturday, August 5th at 2:00 p.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Pastor Bobby Moore officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Funeral services for Bill Sand, 105 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Friday at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held Thursday, August 3rd, at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo with Reverend Tom Saur officiating. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.

Bevan Gean Broom, 77, of Sheridan, passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Saddle Ridge Therapy Center in Sheridan, Wyoming. He was born on October 28, 1939 to Emer and Eunice (Kester) Broom in Atwood, Kansas. Bevan was raised in Sheridan, Wyoming and graduated from Sheridan High School in 1958 and attended Sheridan College.

Leonard Jennings, 88, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, July 29, 2017, at his residence.

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

Lenar Melvin Tippie passed away peacefully in Sheridan, Wyoming, on July 26th, 2017. Lenar 'Tip' was born in Tacoma, Washington on August 3, 1932. He was the son of Melvin & Helen Tippie and was the brother to his younger brother Dennis.

Isabell Regina Ferries, age 91, of Sheridan, WY passed away peacefully Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Sheridan Manor.

Isabell was born January 22, 1926, on St. Mary’s Ridge, WI to Leo and Bertha (Herricks) Schroeder. She grew up on the family farm and attended school at St. Mary’s Catholic School.