Obituaries

Irene Patricia Kekich passed away peacefully on May 4, 2019, at the Legacy Living and Rehabilitation Center in Gillette, WY. Irene was born August 4, 1940, in Sheridan, WY to Paul Frank Sieczkowski and Iva Genevieve (Osborn) Sieczkowski.

Wayne Fisher was the son of Ernest and Pearl Fisher, born in San Antonio, Texas on March 22, 1947. He died on April 26, 2019, in Sheridan, Wyoming. In between, he lived his life to the fullest.

Inez Martha Board, 95, passed away Saturday, May 4, surrounded by her family at Green House Living. She was the mother of Mike Board. Inez was born January 9, 1924, in a farmhouse near Garfield, Kentucky to Cliff and Myrtle Gray. Inez was educated in a one-room schoolhouse.

Funeral services for Martha Gibbs, 84-year-old long time Buffalo resident who passed away Friday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center, will be held Friday, May 10th at 2:00 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Buffalo with Father Doug Wasinger officiating. Visitation will be from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Ruth E. (Cotton) Deutsch, 94, of Sheridan passed away on April 21, 2019, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family. Ruth was born in Sheridan, WY on December 16, 1924, to George L. and Edna (Swinyer) Cotton. She married Bernhart A. Deutsch on Nov 24, 1943, in Hardin, MT. They made their home in Sheridan, WY.

Dolores D. Michelena 80 years old, passed away April 30, 2019, at the Sheridan County Memorial Hospital. She was born May 25, 1938, in Sheridan Wyo to Joseph W. and Helen E. Kobielusz. Dolores grew up in the Sheridan area and attended Dutch Creek grade school then Sheridan Schools. On May 3, 1958, she married Martin T. Michelena. From this union, they had 3 boys. Tom, Mike, and Randy.

Esperanza Lynn Lagunes Aarstad, our baby, was born the morning of June 18, 2012, in Sheridan, Wyoming to Julio and Kayla Lagunes-Rivera. Esperanza was a true gift since she was born the day after Father's Day. Esperanza passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019, surrounded by her, parents, grandparents, sisters and family.

Larry R. Alden, 79, of Sheridan passed away Saturday, April 27th, 2019. Larry was born August 13th, 1939 in Sheridan, WY. He graduated from Sheridan High School in 1957 and took great pride in playing football and setting the school record for the discus throw his senior year.

A private family celebration of life for Michael Huff, 76-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly April 20 will be held at a time to be announced. Donations in Mr. Huff’s memory may be made to the Michael Huff Memorial in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo, a fund set up to help the family with final expenses.

Martha J. “Polly” Feser, 80, of Buffalo, passed away April 26, 2019, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.

Thomas N. Nelson Jr, 64, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Tom was born on October 2, 1954, to Tom Nelson Sr. and Vivian “Pat” Nelson in Sheridan Wyoming. Tom graduated from Sheridan High School in 1972 and soon after became the youngest ever patrolman with the Sheridan Police Department. He proudly worked his way up to Detective Sergeant.

John Michael Majszak, 77, of Sheridan, passed away April 26, 2019, at his home in Sheridan, Wyoming. He was born October 31, 1941, in Canton, Ohio to Frank and Agnes (Lapshnsky) Majszak.
He married Theora Evans on June 20, 1964, at the St. Francis Church in Traverse City, MI. They were happily married for 55 years.

Conard D Unrue, 89, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019, in Sheridan, WY. He was born on February 28, 1930, in Hamilton, MT to Lois and Jack Unrue. He had an older brother DJ Unrue. He served in the Army from 1948-1950. He married Gladis Schmidt on July 23, 1953, in Sheridan, WY. Together they had two daughters, Sharon (1956) and Carol (1960).

Funeral services for Pam Wildeman, 49-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away Friday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center following a three year courageous battle with cancer, will be held Monday, April 29th at 10:00 a.m. at the Summit Wesleyan Church in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating.

John W. Fisher, 72, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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