Obituaries

David Wells – 1917-2011

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David was born November 23, 1917, in Sundance, Wyoming, to the late David and Florence Wells. He passed away December 20, 2011. He graduated from Crook County High School in Sundance in 1938. He completed the Teacher’s Training Course in…

Gene Reynolds – 1919-2012

David Eugene (Gene) Reynolds, of Cheyenne, Wyoming, passed away on January 11, 2012, at the Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne. He is survived by his sons Ed and his wife Beverly of Greeley Colorado, Phil and his wife Carol of…

Deena Parnell – 1958-2012

Deena Parnell, 53 of Hulett, Wyoming, passed away on January 14, 2012, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2012, at the Greater Hulett Community Center in…

Neil Roberts Latham – 1938-2012

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Neil Roberts Latham was born on October 13, 1938, and passed away on January 9, 2012, at the age of 73. He was the youngest of three born to Frank and Esther (Bickerdyke) Latham. He was born in Buffalo, South…

John C. “Jack” Schelldorf – 1931-2012

John C. “Jack” Schelldorf, 80, passed away Monday evening, January 9, 2012, at the Close to Home Hospice House in Gillette, Wyoming. He was born September 17, 1931, to Alfred and Roslyn (Carr) Schelldorf at Belle Fourche, South Dakota. That…

Karen Dick – 1941-2012

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Karen Dick, 70 of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away January 4, 2012, at her home. Funeral services were Wednesday, January 11, 2012, at the Sundance United Methodist Church with Pastor Dave Moorman officiating. Burial followed at Greenwood Cemetery in Upton. A…

Charles L. “Chuck” Townsend – 1943-2011

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Senator Charles L. “Chuck” Townsend, 68, of Osage, Wyoming, died Wednesday, December 28, 2011, at Weston County Health Services. He was born August 29, 1943, in Newcastle, Wyoming, to William D. and Katherine Townsend, and spent the vast majority of…

Dale Warren Richards – 1960-2011

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Dale Warren Richards passed away on December 29, 2011, at the Close to Home Hospice in Gillette, Wyoming. A funeral service was held on Monday, January 2, 2012, at the Hulett Senior Center with Paster Larry Kellner officiating. He was…

Robert Bent “Bob” Taft – 1929-2012

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It was a damn sad day to hear spurs jingling and see another fine cowboy ride off into the Wyoming sunset! Robert Bent Taft Senior, 82, died Sunday, January 1, 2012, in Sheridan, Wyoming, at the VA Hospital. Robert Bent…

Dorothy Grace Giffin – 1917-2011

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Dorothy Grace Giffin, 94, Sundance, Wyoming, and formerly of Belle Fourche, South Dakota, died Friday, December 30, 2011, at the Sundance Long Term Care Center. Committal services were Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at the Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis.…