Obituaries

Eugene Nyles Kipp

Eugene Nyles Kipp, 88, passed away March 27, 2015, at the Crook County Memorial Hospital in Sundance, Wyoming, surrounded by his family. Eugene “Gene” was born June 17, 1926, to Earl and Lily Mae (Nelson) Kipp in Sioux Falls, South…

Dennis P. “Skeeter” Sestito

Dennis Sestito

Dennis P. “Skeeter” Sestito, 63, of Aladdin, Wyoming, and formerly of Ishpeming, Michigan, died March 11, 2015, at his home in Aladdin with his loving daughter and sister at his side. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, on October 28,…

Louis A. Leitner

Louis A. Leitner

Louis A. Leitner, 88, of Belle Fourche, South Dakota, died March 12, 2015, at the Spearfish Regional Hospital. He was born November 20, 1926, in Crook County, Wyoming, to Louis Sr. and Kathrine (Meyer) Leitner. He attended grade school at…

William T. Kohlbrand

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William T. “Bill” Kohlbrand, 55, died Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at Weston County Health Services in Newcastle, Wyoming. Bill was born May 23, 1959, in Chicago, Illinois, to Henry E. and Louise (Neubauer) Kohlbrand. On June 23, 1983, he married…

John “Jack” McPartland

McPartland, John

John “Jack” McPartland, 88, formerly of The Villages, Florida, died Saturday, March 7, 2015, at VA Black Hills Health Care System – Fort Meade, Sturgis, South Dakota. He served in the United States Army from 1946 to 1947. Jack is…

J.D. “Jay” King

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J.D. “Jay” King was born July 10, 1927, in Seymour, Texas, to Ida Rachael and George A.D. King. He joined three older siblings, Wilburn, Lloyd and Gladys. J.D. was affectionately called “Buddy” by his Mother, was a popular boy in…

Orval Meier

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Orval Meier, one of Sundance’s Native sons, went to meet the Great Spirit on March 6, 2015 at the age of 83.  He was born December 10, 1931, to Otto Stimple and Mary Pratt of Upton, Wyoming, who gave him…

James Michael “Mike” Madden

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James Michael “Mike” Madden, age 83 of Hudson, Wisconsin and Moorcroft, Wyoming, died on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at the Pine Ridge Assisted Living in Hudson. Mike was born January 15, 1932, in Glendale, Wisconsin, to parents H. Leo and…

Lola Irene Willey

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No stranger, whether two-legged or four-legged, ever crossed the threshold at the Willey Ranch. No one ever left hungry. Your favorite pie was your birthday present and she remembered all the birthdays. Grandchildren were angels, the best and dearest joy…

John C. Wolf

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John C. Wolf, 87 of Hulett, Wyoming, died Saturday, February 21, 2015, at the Crook County Memorial Nursing home in Sundance, Wyoming. John Calvin Wolf was born on the family ranch north of Hulett, Wyoming on December 12, 1927, to…