Obituaries

Funeral Services for Alta June Pool, 96, will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the First Congregational Church/UCC in Sheridan with Dr. Sheila Naismith and the Rev. Bob Miller officiating.

William (Bill) Thomas Conrad passed away on July 6, 2019, after a two-year struggle with acute myeloid leukemia. Bill was born in Colora, MD on July 19, 1936, to William A. and Bertha Conrad. He was raised in a Maryland farming community and made many car trips across the country throughout his lifetime to visit family.

Donald Sines, 69, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019, at his residence.

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

Abel “Poncho” Vigil, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. He was born on June 5, 1930, in Wagon Mound, New Mexico to parents Santiago and Epifania (Thomas) Vigil. He attended school in Wagon Mound and later came to Wyoming with a load of steers for the Tschirgi Antler Ranch in Wyola, MT. He married Josephine Guerrero on December 5, 1953.

Sharon L. Boyko, 71, died Monday, July 8, 2019, at Sheridan Manor. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Champion Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.

Betty Jo Ann French McKenzie, 91, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at the Westview Health Care Center.

Douglas “Doug” Wayne Peoples, 75, a longtime resident of Cheyenne, passed away July 2nd, at RiverStone Hospice Home in Billings, Montana. Doug was born May 3, 1944 in Denver, Colorado, a son of Aubrey and Allawilda (Miller) Peoples.

John Joseph Kawulok, Jr., 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019, at his Sheridan residence.

Martha Ella McVay, “Marty” to her friends and family and called “Ms. Magoo” by her “partner in crime,” her youngest child Robbin, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Mary Hayden Burgess, 98, died peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, June 23rd at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Funeral Services for Sherrie Patch, 76-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly at her home south of Buffalo Sunday morning, surrounded by her family, will be held Thursday, June 27th at 2:00 p.m. from the Union Congregational Church in Buffalo with Reverend Dr. Anne Hays Egan officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

In My Garden Secrets are to be found among the petals and the leaves Secrets that few understand, and fewer would believe The bees seek the nectar of sweetness upon a flower And it wakes familiar moments, another time, another hour Moments laughing, planting, tending to the fields A place I find you every time and embrace the love revealed.

Sandra O'Connor, 84, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at the Green House Living for Sheridan.

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

David Georgen, age 60, of Belgrade MT passed away on June 10th, 2019. Born in Sheridan WY on March 16, 1959, to Daniel and Helen (Boyko) Georgen, David grew up in Birney MT and graduated from Big Horn High School in 1978.

On Tuesday June 18, 2019, Jeffrey W. Calentine passed from this earth to join his Lord and Savior after many years of battling congestive heart failure. He was at home surrounded by family.