Obituaries

Pauline Hagerman

Pauline Hagerman passed away on Saturday, January 4 in Ruston, Louisiana. Pauline Gladys Murray was born on October 14, 1932, to Everett and Vera Murray in Denver, Colorado. Pauline attended rural Mason Creek School for four years near the family’s…

Becky Lou Rush

Becky L. Rush, 57, of Hulett, Wyoming, passed away Christmas morning at her home in Hulett from complications of a long fought illness with MS. Becky was born November, 18, 1956, in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, to E. Elvin Rush…

Dr. Erin Leanne Rogers

Dr. Erin Leanne Rogers, 48, died unexpectedly Sunday, December 22, 2013, in Sundance, Wyoming. Erin grew up in Contoocook Village outside of Concord, New Hampshire, where she graduated first in her class from Hopkinton High School. She attended Oberlin College…

Calvin DeRoyce Petersen

Calvin DeRoyce Petersen, 90, long time Upton, Wyoming, resident passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013, at his home. Calvin was born on August 27, 1923, to Peter and Francis (Baker) Petersen of Moorcroft, Wyoming. He attended school in Moorcroft, where…

Loren Altaffer

Loren Altaffer, 81, of Moorcroft, Wyoming, passed away on December 21, 2013, at the Crook County Long Term Care Center. Loren James Altaffer was born on June 18, 1932, to James Harry and Larena Ella (Blake) Altaffer, and was the…

Rose S. Re’

Rose S. Re’ passed away on December 11, 2013, at Primrose retirement community. A private family service and burial will take place at a later date. Rose S. Re’ was born June 16, 1922, to Valentine and Candí’dá (Tomeí) Sarlé…

Brenda Rae Maynard Walters

Brenda Rae Maynard Walters, 46, of Boise, Idaho, and formerly of Sundance, Wyoming, passed December 11, 2013, after complications from knee surgery. Brenda was born June 2, 1967, to Bob and Arley (Hespe) Maynard in Belle Fourche, South Dakota. She…

Billy Bert Durfee

Billy Bert Durfee, 92 of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away at the Crook County Memorial Hospital on December 11, 2013. Bill was born May 26, 1921, to Joseph Charles and Nina Belle (Warren) Durfee. He was born on his Grandparent Warren’s…

William “Bill” Kunerth

William “Bill” Kunerth, 89, of Belle Fourche died Monday, December 9, 2013, at the Fort Meade Veterans Hospital. William F. (Bill) Kunerth was born October 18, 1924, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to John F. and Caroline (Osloond) Kunerth. In…

Evelyn Sue Viergutz

A funeral service for Evelyn Sue Viergutz was held Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at Gillette Memorial Chapel with Joel Wright of the First Presbyterian Church officiating. Evelyn Sue Viergutz, age 49, of Gillette, Wyoming, a much loved daughter, sister and…