Obituaries

Frances “Fran” B. Hammeren

WHEATLAND – Frances “Fran” B. Hammeren, 71, passed away on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland surrounded by her family and friends. Fran Hammeren was born on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1950 in New York City, New York the daughter of Harry and May Alice (Wilson) Brenner. ... more

Richard “Dick” M. English

WHEATLAND – Funeral services for Richard “Dick” M. English, 93, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021 at the First Christian Church in Wheatland with Pastor Casey Schroeder officiating. Inurnment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery following the services.... more

Ruth Elizabeth Braunschweig

CHUGWATER – Funeral services for Ruth Elizabeth Braunschweig, 94, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 at 2 p.m. at South Lake near Chugwater. ... more

Eugene “Gene” Lee Schuldies

WHEATLAND – It is with much sadness that we express the loss of Eugene “Gene” Lee Schuldies, 80. Gene passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021 in his home south of Wheatland.... more

Aundrea Nikole Cain

WHEATLAND – A funeral service for Aundrea Nikole Cain, 32, was held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021 at the Impact Church in Wheatland with Pastor Jeremy Haroldson officiating. Aundrea passed away on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 at her home in Wheatland. ... more

Christopher “Floyd” Ingold

WHEATLAND – Christopher “Floyd” Ingold, 85, of Wheatland passed away Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 at David hospice Center in Cheyenne. ... more

Pink F. Long

WHEATLAND – A memorial service for Pink F. Long Jr, 79, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021 at the Veteran Memorial Site at the Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland with Mike Montoya officiating.... more

Richard “Dick” Neil Morrison

WHEATLAND – Richard “Dick” Neil Morrison, 93, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland. ... more

Craig Kennedy Volz

WHEATLAND – The funeral service for Craig Kennedy Volz, 95, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021 at the Wheatland Bible Church in Wheatland with Pastor Danny Fredricks officiating. Inurnment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery. ... more

Michael Kevin Lawson

WHEATLAND – Michael Kevin Lawson, 60, of Wheatland left this world on Sept. 17, 2021, in Cheyenne, after a courageous fight against COVID 19. Michael was born on Feb. 17, 1961 in Sterling, Colorado to Wayne Lawson and Sherol (Lawson) Palmer. ... more

James “Jim” Francis Fowler

WHEATLAND – With sadness we express the loss of our beloved James Francis “Jim” Fowler, 88. A funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 4, 2021 at the First Baptist Church in Wheatland with Pastor Phil Benson officiating. Interment was at the Wheatland Cemetery. Jim Fowler passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021 at his home in Wheatland surrounded by family and loved ones. ... more

Edward “Butch” Orr, Jr.

GUERNSEY – Memorial services for Edward “Butch” Orr, Jr., 83, will held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Guernsey with Father Dan Kostelc officiating. Burial will follow in the Hartville Cemetery. Butch died Sept. 17, 2021, at the Goshen Healthcare Community and cremation has taken place. Memorials may be given to the family for the purchase of a headstone. Arrangements are under the direction of the Colyer Funeral Home and friends may send their condolences to the family at www.colyerfuneralhome.com.... more

Lois Irene Meining

WHEATLAND – Graveside services for Lois Irene Meining, 93, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at the Wheatland Cemetery in Wheatland, with family friend Ed Snell officiating. A celebration of Life will follow the graveside service at the Senior Center Activity Building, 809 Sixteenth Street, Wheatland. ... more

 

Kenneth “Kenny” James Boyd

WHEATLAND – A Celebration of Life lunch will be held for Kenneth "Kenny" James Boyd, 77, on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 608 8th Street in Wheatland.... more

Arthur J. Goldade

WHEATLAND – Arthur J. Goldade, 64, of Wheatland passed away on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. Art is survived by his sister, Barbara Cottam of Wheatland; brother Dean Goldade of Round Rock, Texas; and four nephews. ... more

Stephen Lauck Bise

WHEATLAND – Stephen Lauck Bise passed from this world on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at his home in Wheatland. Stephen was born on Saturday, Aug. 2, 1997, in Casper, the son of Howard and Peggy (Lauck) Bise. ... more

Kenneth “Kenny” James Boyd

WHEATLAND – A Celebration of Life open house lunch will be held for Kenneth "Kenny" James Boyd, 77, on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 608 8th Street in Wheatland.... more

Gloria Ann (Wunder) Gilbert

WHEATLAND – Gloria Ann (Wunder) Gilbert of Wheatland died on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, at the age of 64.... more

Stanley Eugene Cole

DOUGLAS – Stanley Eugene Cole was born Oct. 11, 1933, in Douglas to Elvin "Red" and Cora Cole. He was the fourth of seven children. Siblings included the late Lyle Cole and Bernice Hill as well as Betty Shelden, Norma Huxtable and Janice Steckley all of Douglas.... more

Phillip Dale Miller

LARAMIE – Phillip Dale Miller, 64, of Laramie died Monday, Sept. 6, 2021 at Hospice of Laramie. Arrangements are pending at Montgomery-Stryker Funeral Home. ... more

Virginia (McPherren) Locke

SHEPHERD, Mont. – Virginia was born into the family of James and Bessie (Wyatt) McPherren on Oct. 30, 1932, in Guthrie, Oklahoma. During her childhood she lived in Oklahoma, California and Utah. While in Utah she met and married the love of her life. On Oct. 25, 1947, she married Aaron David Locke in Salt Lake City. After their wedding they lived in several different states as Aaron was in the Army Reserve. They finally settled in Wheatland, Wyoming and raised their five children.... more

Mabel Snook

DOUGLAS – Mabel Snook, 95, a resident of Wheatland, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, at the Mountain Lodge Assisted Living in Douglas.... more

Dionisio “Victor” Fernández

WHEATLAND – Dionisio “Victor” Fernández, died from COVID-19 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital, on Sept. 1, 2021. ... more

Bette Ann Yost

WHEATLAND – A funeral service for Bette Ann Yost, 89, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at the United Methodist Church in Wheatland. Interment will be held at the Wheatland Cemetery.... more

Michale Elton Bustle

GLENDO – Michael Elton Bustle, 66, passed away on Monday, Aug. 16, 2021 at his home in Glendo, of natural causes.... more

Kyle James Brown

SUTHERLIN, Ore. – How do you write an obituary for your child? With great difficulty. Our beloved son Kyle James Brown died of COVID on Aug 26, 2021. He was born on Oct. 6, 1977 to Diane and Dick Brown in Corvallis. ... more

Charles “Chuck” Albert Nation

WHEATLAND – Charles “Chuck” Albert Nation, 78, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland. ... more

Sonja Lynn (Borgen) Vines

CHEYENNE – Sonja Lynn (Borgen) Vines, of Cheyenne went to be with the Lord Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021.... more

Timothy “Tim” Wayne Bruhn

DOUGLAS – Timothy “Tim” Wayne Bruhn, 68, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021 at the Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas.... more

Tracie Lynne Knisley-McGuire

TORRINGTON – Tracie Lynne Knisley-McGuire, 53, died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. Services will be held at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel in Torrington on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at 10 a.m. with Reverend Cody Dyer officiating.... more

James A. Foreman

James A. Foreman, age 105, died Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne.... more

Delbert Derald Dick

DOUGLAS – Delbert Derald Dick, 92, was born Tuesday, Feb. 5, 1929, on a farm near O’Neill, Nebraska and passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021, at Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas.... more

Jerry Rex Arnold

SHERIDAN – Jerry Rex Arnold, age 72, passed away on Sunday, June 20, in Sheridan with his family by his side. Jerry was born in Kemmerer July 6, 1948, to Rex Arnold and Mae Holt. He was the oldest of four children. He was raised in Big Piney and Daniel and attended Big Piney High School.... more

 

Woolsey/Cayton Celebration of Life

WHEATLAND – Celebration of Life for Alice Woolsey and Irene Cayton will be held June 19, 2021, at the First Christian Church in Wheatland from 1-3 p.m.... more

 

Vicky L. Jons

WHEATLAND – Vicky L. Jons, 69, passed away at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.... more

 

JoAnne Anita Bueno

GUERNSEY – We regretfully announce the passing of JoAnne Anita Bueno of Guernsey on May 27, 2021, at the Community Hospital in Torrington. JoAnne was visited by her family and friends in the last weeks of her life. She passed away peacefully.... more

 

George Alfred Branscom

WHEATLAND – A funeral service for George Alfred Branscom, 85, will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at the United Church of Christ in Wheatland with Pastor Joe Bair officiating. A visitation will be held following the service. Interment will be in the Wheatland Cemetery. George Alfred Branscom passed away on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie. ... more

Mark Wilson Jones

WHEATLAND – Mark Wilson Jones passed away peacefully on May 13th, 2021, at the age of 67. He was born in Casper on August 11th, 1953, and spent every summer of his youth at his favorite place in the world: the Jones family ranch on the North Laramie River... more

Marcelyn Mae (Nix) Brown

CHUGWATER – Marcelyn Mae (Nix) Brown entered the Gates of Heaven on Friday, June 4, 2021. She was born at home on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 1927, to Ben and Helen Nix in Eaton, Colorado.... more

Barbara Eileen Jones

CHEYENNE – Barbara Eileen Jones, 96, of Cheyenne, passed away on May 31, 2021, at the Life Care Center with her family by her side. ... more

Ann Eleanor (Swallow) Cozad

WHEATLAND – Ann Eleanor (Swallow) Cozad died May 30, 2021, of natural causes in Greeley, Colorado. She was born Jan. 10, 1945, in Casper to Laurence I. and Syneve (Barhaug) Swallow. She was raised in Wheatland and attended Wheatland schools.... more

 

Bonnie F. Portwood

WHEATLAND – Bonnie was born Feb. 23, 1938, and passed away Feb. 16, 2021. ... more

 

Paul Stanley Martinez

On Saturday, August 31, 1968, the world was blessed with the birth of Paul Stanley Martinez. ... more

Anthony Scott Graves

On December 22, 2020 Anthony Scott Graves passed away in Billings, Mont. after being ill. ... more

Joan (Rita) Lyman

GUERNSEY – Funeral services for Joan (Rita) Lyman, 79, were held on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Faith Fellowship in Guernsey with Pastor Neil Hughes officiating. Inurnment will be held at the Prairie Rest Cemetery near Guernsey, following the service.... more

 

Alice Eusebia (Holland) Dapra

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Marcie Marie Smith

Graveside services for Marcie Marie Smith, 59, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the Prairie Rest Cemetery near Guernsey with Jason Short officiating. ... more