Obituaries

Her smile is gone from our eyes, but not from our hearts. Karen L Warren was born in
Grand Rapids, MI, on September 24, 1942, to John and Jane Bouwkamp. She passed
away on December 11, 2018 in Sheridan, WY. Her family was with her.
She went to local Grand Rapids schools through High School, then attended the
University of Michigan School of Nursing in Ann Arbor. There she met her future

Richard Marion Torrens was born on March 13, 1936 in Willmore, Kansas to Elmer Torrens and Margaret (Wood) Torrens. He was the second child of 4 born to Elmer and Margaret. In 1941 in order to make for better opportunities the family came to Wyoming as Kansas was in the heart of the dust bowl. The family started out in a dugout near the Rozette/ Moorcroft area before settling in Sheridan.

A private family graveside service for May Chabot, 91 year old Kaycee resident who passed away at Johnson County Memorial Hospital in Buffalo, will be held Wednesday, December 19 at 2:00 p.m. at Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo, with Bob Ruby officiating. Donations in May’s memory may be made to the Hoof Prints of the Past Museum in Kaycee, Wyoming in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N.

James “Jim” Salstrom, 91, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Sheridan, WY to August and Dorothy (Toy) Salstrom on August 18, 1927. He joined the Coast Guard during World War II. He married Loretta Gabor on June 6, 1977.

Mary was born October 15, 1933 to Robert and Rose McNutt in Fort Collins, CO.

Mary grew up in Fort Collins with 7 brother and sisters.

He would summarize his life as "I arrived, I lived, I died". However any person having known him will testify that Pete's life was much more than these few simple words.

Ruth Nadine (Daylong) Townsend passed peacefully on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Born at home on March 2, 1927 to A. Louise (Moots) and Lilbur C. Daylong in Billings, Montana. Growing up in Billings, she attended elementary schools and graduated from Billings Senior High in 1945. Upon graduation, Ruth entered the Sisters of Charity School of Nursing at St.

Funeral services for Wally Betz, 77 year old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly Monday morning at his home in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, December 15 at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Mike Lavato officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home chapel on Friday from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.

We are sad to announce the passing of Carol “Joan” Webster, a resident of Sheridan, Wyoming. Joan entered this world on January 14, 1947. She was born to Idell (Duke) Crall and Lloyd Crall in Weatherford, Oklahoma. She was the middle of four children. While Kansas State Teacher’s College, she met Robert Webster and they married on June 11, 1967. She had two children, Robert and Jason.

Shannon L. Turns Plenty, 53, of Sheridan, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Sheridan Manor. She was born March 22, 1965 in Biloxi, Mississippi to Ted W. and Peggy Ann (MacCatherine) Buckley.

Mass of Christian Burial for Jacqueline Rose Perry, 91-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away Monday morning at Johnson County Memorial Hospital in Buffalo, will be celebrated Saturday, December 8th at 12:00 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Peter Johnson as celebrant. A vigil service will be held, and the Rosary recited, on Friday at 7:30 p.m.

Funeral services for June Hale, 86 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Friday at Johnson County Health Care, will be held Friday, December 14th at 2:00 P.M. at the Big Horn Baptist Church in Buffalo, Wyoming with Pastor Don Paulson officiating. Visitation will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo on Thursday, December 13th from 1:00 p.m.

Marlow “Moe” Allen Madson passed away Friday December 7, 2018, at his residence. Moe was the second son of Arnold and Mildred, he was born in Meeker County Minnesota, and moved to Seattle Washington in 1949.

Richard (Dick) Lee Shelton was born May 5, 1935 in Sheridan, WY and passed away December 4, 2018 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He is proceeded in death by his parents Dale and Evelyn Shelton. Dick grew up out on a dairy farm in Big Goose. He was a member of the 4H Club. After graduating from high school Dick enlisted in the United States Air Force and served 2 years in the Korean War.

Henry Joseph Lupiezowietz, 86, peacefully passed away December 1st, surrounded by his family, at Mountain View Living Center at Fort Mackenzie. Hank was born in Sheridan to Polish immigrants Joseph Lupiezowietz and Johanna Boyko Lupiezowietz. He will be remembered as a loving son, devoted husband, dedicated father, grand and great grandfather, loyal friend, and friendly stranger.