Obituaries

Vernon “R.D.” Nielsen

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Vernon “R.D.” Nielsen, age 61, of Alva, Wyoming, died Tuesday, January 22, 2013, as the result of a logging accident. Funeral services were Monday, January 28, 2013, at the Greater Hulett Community Center in Hulett. Burial followed at the Alva…

Frances “Mignon” (Smith) Thorson

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Frances “Mignon” (Smith) Thorson, age 99, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed from this earth on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Crook County Memorial Hospital in Sundance, Wyoming. Mignon was the fourth child of 13, born June 12, 1913, in Antioch, Ohio…

Jefferson “Jeff” E. Vore

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Jefferson “Jeff” E. Vore, 72 of Sundance, Wyoming, died Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at The Hospice of Campbell County Memorial Hospital in Gillette, Wyoming. Memorial services were Monday, January 21, 2013, at the Sundance United Methodist Church with Pastor Ken…

Chester “Ellis” Hemler

Chester “Ellis” Hemler, 88, of Newcastle, Wyoming, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013, at Campbell County Hospital in Gillette, Wyoming. Ellis was born June 8, 1924 in Government Valley, south of Sundance, Wyoming, to Sadie (Davis) and Chester Hemler. He…

Gaydell M. Collier

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Gaydell M. Collier, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away January 18, 2013, at Rapid City Regional Hospital. Gaydell Hara Maier was born to Jean and Harry Maier on June 28, 1935, in Garden City, New York. Brother Gary joined the family…

Karen Glover

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Karen Glover, 73, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed to be with the Lord on January 9, 2013, in Rapid City after a long battle of health issues. Karen Gayle Hegge was born June 4, 1939, to Palmer and Edna (Cronn) Hegge…

Clifford D. “Cliff” Ramsey

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Clifford D. “Cliff” Ramsey, age 81, of Philip, South Dakota, died Saturday, January 12, 2013, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital. Clifford D. Ramsey was born May 13, 1931, in Philip, South Dakota, the son of Claude and Hilda (Sether) Ramsey.…

Sharon Elaine Norris

Sharon Elaine Norris was born on May 17, 1951, in Deadwood, South Dakota. The daughter of Robert and Edith Blakeman, she left this life Tuesday, January 8, 2013, at her home in Moorcroft, Wyoming, after suffering from a brain tumor.…

Mary E. Hook

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Mary E. Hook, 98, passed away on January 7, 2013, ten days before her 99th birthday at Rapid City Regional Hospice House, Rapid City, South Dakota. Mary Elizabeth Roberts Hook was born on January 17, 1914, at the family ranch…

Calvin Dean Wilson

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Cal (Calvin) Dean Wilson of Cody, Wyoming, age 49, passed away from complications during surgery on December 31, 2012. Cal was born February 13, 1963, in Sundance, Wyoming, to Richard and Sandra Wilson. Cal met his wife Cindy Scott in Cheyenne,…