Obituaries

Duane A. “Swede” Chafee

Duane A. “Swede” Chafee, 82, passed away at his home in Aladdin, Wyoming, on Saturday, November 9, 2013, with family by his side. He was born to Lillie (Speakman) and M. R. Chafee on December 7, 1930, at Sturgis, South…

Velma Lou Stuyvesant

Velma Lou Stuyvesant 93, died peacefully on November 1, 2013 at St Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado, surrounded by family. Velma Lou was born on December 1, 1919 in Crosby, Texas to James Claude Cloud and Amy Bullock Cloud.…

Herbertha “Bertie” Johnson

Herbertha “Bertie” Johnson, 79, of Gillette, Wyoming, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, Wyoming, of a heart attack following surgery. She was born Feb. 6, 1934, to Sam and Annie (Marsh) Bears in Buckhorn, Wyoming.…

Charles R. Orcutt

Charles R. Orcutt, 88, Moorcroft, Wyoming, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at his home surrounded with the love of his family. He was born in Oxford, Nebraska, to Daniel and Eva (Hosier) Orcutt on April 30, 1925. After…

Linda Kay Wenger

Linda Kay Wenger, 61, of Devils Tower, Wyoming, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, surrounded by her loving family, after a long battle with cancer. Linda was born April 27, 1952, to Charles and Harriett Duke in Casper, Wyoming. She joined…

Richard Hubbard

Richard Hubbard, 74, of Sundance, WY passed away on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Crook County Long Term Care Center. Richard E. “Dick” Hubbard was born on February 14, 1939 in Blockton, Iowa, to Clarke and Pauline Hubbard.  He attended…

Trinity Jo Wood

A memorial service for Trinity Jo Wood, 28 year daughter of Duane and JoAnn Wood of Faith, South Dakota, will be held at the Faith Community Center at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 19. Following the service, there will be…

Frank H. Ridinger

Frank H. Ridinger, age 89 of Alzada, Montana, died Saturday, October 12, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his wife and family. The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013, at the Greater Hulett Community Center,…

Hudson Nicholas Ritter

Funeral services for Hudson Ritter, three-year-old Buffalo, Wyoming, boy who passed away Tuesday the 24th of September in Cheyenne, Wyoming, were held on Saturday October 5, 2013, at the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Burial…

Jean Kanode Madden

Jean Kanode Madden, 74, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at Crook County Long Term Care Center with her family by her side. Jean Cora Kanode was born on February 3, 1939, to Jesse and Pauline…