Obituaries

Donald Franklin Larsen, 86, of Sheridan, went to be with his Savior, Jesus, on February 16, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.

Mary Pergakis, 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Westview Health Care Center. Mary Pergakis was born March 26, 1928 to Felix and Antoina (Montosa) Juanes. She was the oldest of 8 children, 6 girls and 2 boys. Mary was born in Stockton, CA, but grew up in the Bay area.

Funeral services for Charlie Firnekas, 83 year old Kaycee resident who passed away Wednesday at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, will be held Thursday, February 21st at 2:00 p.m. at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center in Buffalo with Mike Lavato officiating. Visitation will be at the Harness Funeral Home on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Funeral Services for John Coleman 76-year-old Buffalo resident who passed away suddenly Monday morning at his home in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, February 16th at 10:00 a.m. at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Pastor Court Riddle officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. A private family interment will follow.

Our Loving Father Frank Sajec III, 86, passed away in the comfort of his home at Elmcroft in Sheridan, Wyoming surrounded by his family on February 10, 2019.

Irene C. Edwards, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Westview Health Care Center. Irene was born April 25, 1929, in Las Animas, CO, to Ray and Allie (Owen) Winters. She grew up on the family ranch in Eastern CO and attended a country school at Arlington, CO.

Martha Helen Mellgren, 76, of Sheridan, passed away Friday, February 8, 2019, at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. She was born August 15, 1942, in St. Paul, Minnesota to Richard and Minnette Becker.
Martha married Michael Albert Mellgren on October 31, 1964, in Libertyville, Illinois. She worked as a Special Education Educator, Librarian, Elementary Education Teacher, Mentor and at RENEW.

Bob Hall died on February 7th, 2019 in Sheridan Wyoming following a lengthy illness. Bob was born in Sheridan on June 21st, 1939 to Leslie and Marguerite (Childers) Hall. He attended Sheridan schools and graduated from Sheridan High School with the Class of 1957.

Frankie Louise Castleberry, 82 of Gillette, WY, formerly of Broadus, MT, died peacefully in her sleep on February 07, 2019 at the Legacy Living and Rehabilitation Center in Gillette, WY. She was the 5th of 6 children born to the late Abner and Lillian (Glimm) Castleberry on September 14, 1936.

Minton Billie “Bill” Peterson, 76, of Buffalo, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at Amie Holt Care Center.

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

Lorraine Ann Moore, 63, of Ranchester, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 31, 1955 in Lusk, Wyoming to Elbert and Margrett (Leeling) Heine.

Mary Pergakis, 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Westview Health Care Center.

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

Funeral services for Rick Verplancke, 72 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Saturday at his home north of Buffalo, will be held Monday, February 11th at 10:00 a.m. from Summit Wesleyan Church in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

John Robert Hall, 79, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at Westview Health Care Center.

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

John Andrew Kovalik, longtime resident of Buffalo, passed away due to congestive heart failure on Wednesday night, January 23 at the Mountain View Living Center of the Sheridan VAMC. A Private graveside service and interment at Willow Grove Cemetery will be held at a later date when family members are able to travel.