Obituaries

Joshua Stewart Irons

Celebration of life services were held Feb. 15, 2018, at the Sytsema Chapel in Muskegon, Mich., Josh then returned to Wyoming, where funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at the Rendezvous Center on the Goshen County Fairgrounds.... more

 

Joshua Stewart Irons

Funeral services for Joshua S. Irons, 28, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at the Rendezvous Center on the Goshen County Fair Grounds in Torrington. Cremation will follow the services. ... more

 

Frances L. Geisick

Memorial services for Frances L. Geisick, 94, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Ron Nusswarren officiating. Frances died Feb. 13, 2018, at Welcov Assisted Living Community in Scottsbluff, Neb., and cremation has taken place. ... more

 

Jane A. Price

Memorial services for Jane A. Price, 78, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at the Lingle Community Presbyterian Church with Pastor Rick Carroll officiating. ... more

 

LaVern K. Sanford

Memorial services for LaVern K. Sanford, 90, will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at the Hawk Springs Bible Church with Pastor Ken Bauman officiating. ... more

 

Darlene Louise Schuppan

Memorial services for Darlene Louise Schuppan, 84, will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at the LaGrange School Gymnasium with Pastor Scott Mathis officiating. ... more

Loretta Lindgren

Services for Loretta Lindgren will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at King of Glory Lutheran Church in Cheyenne, with Pastor Mark Maas officiating. ... more

Thomas H. Ward

On March 29, 1960 in Scottsbluff, Neb., Robert, Jody, Judy, and especially their parents Bob and Lavonne, joyously welcomed a new baby boy, Thomas Howard Ward. ... more

 

Roy Morris Bennett

Services for Roy Morris Bennett, 68, will be held Saturday, Feb. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at the First christian Church in Wheatland, with Gary Stahl officiating. At his request, cremation will take place.... more

Jeffrey Alan Whitney

Jeffrey Alan Whitney departed this world Feb. 4, 2018. ... more

 

Florabelle Lea Carroll

Memorial grave side services for Florabelle Lea Carroll, 88, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at the Valley View Cemetery with Pastor Giles Armstrong officiating. ... more

Stanford Tate Simmons

Stanford T. Simmons, 83, of Gladstone, Ore., formerly of Torrington, passed away peacefully at home, the evening of Jan. 23, 2018. ... more

 

Thomas W. Riggs

Funeral services for Thomas W. Riggs, 72, were Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with Pastor Marty Rostad officiating. Burial will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

 

Kirk E. Broberg

Memorial services for Kirk E. Broberg, 51, will be held at a later date. Kirk died at home in Torrington on Jan. 28, 2018, succumbing to his battle with cancer. Cremation has taken place. The Colyer Funeral Home assisted the family with the cremation arrangements.... more

 

Thomas W. Riggs

Funeral services for Thomas W. Riggs, 72, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with Pastor Marty Rostad officiating. Burial will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

John Albert Lansberry Jr.

John A. Lansberry Jr., 79, passed away Jan. 21, 2018. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.... more

Hanna Van Mark

Funeral services for Hanna Van Mark, 83, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at Bethel Baptist Church with Pastor Dick Young officiating.... more

 

Terry Lynn Ramsey

Memorial services for Terry Lynn Ramsey, 71, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Kate Morrison officiating.... more

Dolores M. Kisner

Dolores M. Kisner (Dunham, Clabaugh) was born Dec. 7, 1919, in Butte, Neb. Dolores was frail from old age and passed away Jan. 17, 2018, at Regent Park Nursing and Rehab in Holyoke, Colo.... more

Donald Edwin Beaver

Donald Edwin Beaver, of Torrington passed away Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at the Goshen Care Center in Torrington after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease. ... more

Pauline Walker

Pauline “Polly” Bertram Walker, long-time resident of Torrington, entered Heaven Jan. 19, 2018. During her 100 years on earth, she loved the Lord and was a good and faithful servant.... more

Merlin E. Hatcher

Merlin “Mert” Hatcher, 91, passed away peacefully at sunrise on Jan. 16, 2018, after a brief, noble and extremely brave battle with cancer.... more

Larry W. Morrison

Larry W. Morrison, 75, of Casper, died Jan. 9, 2018, at Life Care Center in Casper.... more

William Daniel Cowan

William ‘Bill’ Daniel Cowan, 76, passed away on Jan. 6, 2018 in Casper. ... more

William Daniel Cowan

William ‘Bill’ Daniel Cowan, 76, passed away on Jan. 6, 2018 in Casper. ... more

Larry Gubbels

Larry Gubbels, age 75, made his last car deal on Jan. 8, 2018, at 2:32 a.m. at Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas.... more

Brian Donley Borges

Brian Borges, 56, passed away peacefully at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, Neb., after his siblings had visited with him and prayed for his comfort and Peace on Tuesday afternoon. ... more

Evelyn M. Gibbs

Evelyn M. Gibbs, 71, partner of Gibbs Cattle Company in Harrison, Neb., and current resident of Greenfield, Iowa, passed away Dec. 21, 2017. ... more

Afton D. Green Jr.

Funeral services for Afton “Babe” D. Green Jr., 87, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at the Mitchell Berean Church. ... more

Tarrie Jay Goddard

Tarrie Jay Goddard, 57, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at her home in Sturgis.... more

Gwen Ann Zimmerer Clutter

Gwen Ann (Jones) Zimmerer Clutter, 87, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at her home in Torrington. ... more

Frieda Rose Foos

Funeral services for Frieda Rose Foos, 95, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church.... more

 

Edward L. Capps

Funeral services for Edward L. “Eddie” Capps, 84, will be 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Scott Gribble officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

 

Charles Franklin Huston

Charles “Skip” Franklin Huston, 71, of Torrington passed away Dec. 25, 2017 at Banner Medical Center in Fort Collins, Colo.... more

 

Marie Hergert

Marie Hergert (Phiffer) died peacefully on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at the age of 95. ... more

Marvin Leroy Gardner

Marvin Leroy Gardner, 87, passed away Dec. 23, 2017, with his family by his side. A celebration of life service was Thursday, Dec. 28, with Pastor Corbin Tobey-Davis officiating at Parkview Congregational Church in Aurora. Graveside service will at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 29, at Valley View Cemetery in Torrington, with Pastor Craig Cagle officiating.... more

Larry D. Dodge

Larry David Dodge, 78, died Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at Community Hospital in Torrington.... more

Margaret E. Arland

Margaret E. Arland (nee Fullmer) fell asleep in death on Dec. 15, 2017, at the age of 96.  ... more

Marvin Leroy Gardner

AURORA, Colo. – Marvin Leroy Gardner, 87, passed away Dec. 23, 2017, with his family by his side. A celebration of life service will be at Parkview Congregational Church in Aurora, at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 28 with Pastor Corbin Tobey-Davis officiating. Graveside service will at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 29, at Valley View Cemetery in Torrington, with Pastor Craig Cagle officiating.... more

Juanita J. Sussex

Juanita “Neats” Jean Sussex, 87, died Dec. 17, 2017, with her husband by her side.... more

Patricia Galvan

Memorial services for Patricia Galvan, 49, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 at Riverside Church of Christ with Pastor Lonnie Crowe officiating. ... more

 

Danny D. Garhart

Danny D. Garhart, 77, of Fort Laramie, passed away Friday evening, Dec. 15, 2017, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Cheyenne. ... more

 

Nancy E. Debolt

Memorial services for Nancy E. Debolt, 71, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 at All Saints Episcopal Church with The Rev. Brian Gross officiating... more

 

Robert William Nesbitt

Robert William Nesbitt, “Bob” to all who knew him, left this life on Dec. 8, 2017, in Collier Hospice Center in Wheat Ridge. Bob suffered a stroke shortly after Thanksgiving. ... more

 

Gerald Dee Stull

Graveside services for Gerald Stull, 75, of Grants Pass, Ore., will be held in Torrington at a later date.... more

Clara (Schaneman) Miller

Funeral services for Clara (Schaneman) Miller will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, at the First Congregational Church in Torrington with Pastor Matt Gordon officiating. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery.... more

 

Terry Lee Molgard

A memorial service for Terry Lee Molgard, 61, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at the Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel in Wheatland, with Father Drew Duncan of Saint Anthony Church in Guernsey officiating.... more

 

Elmer James McElhaney

No services will be held at this time for Elmer James McElhaney, 96, who died at his daughter’s home on Dec. 8, 2017, surrounded by the presence and love of his daughters and their families. Cremation has taken place and a private family inurnment will take place at a later date.... more

 

Wanda Helen Weeks

Wanda Helen Weeks, 92, died Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at HopeWest Hospice Care Center in Clifton.... more

 

James Vernon Smith

Our hearts our heavy to say that James Vernon Smith passed away from his battle with Alzheimer’s on Dec. 7 in Fort Worth, Texas. ... more

Marilyn Kay Miller

Marilyn Kay Miller, 81, of Cheyenne, crossed over on December 1,2017 at Life Care Center.... more

Raymond Urrutia

Raymond Urrutia, 36, of Cheyenne, formerly of Lead, S.D., passed away peacefully to heaven Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, while surrounded by his loving family. Ray fought a short but courageous battle with cancer to the very end.... more

 

Betty Jean Johnson Aug. 23, 1926 – Dec. 6, 2017

Funeral services for Betty Jean Johnson, 91, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at the Torrington United Methodist Church with Pastor Jeff Wayland officiating. ... more

 

Charles Marshall Gering

Charles Marshall (Chuck) Gering, 70, passed away on Dec. 5, 2017, at his home in Torrington.... more

Jack R. Matthews

Jack R. Matthews, 81, died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 in Cheyenne.... more

Gregory D. Mercer

Gregg Mercer passed away Dec. 4, 2017, at the Banner Health Community Hospital in Torrington. Gregg was 69 years old.... more

 

Marvin Buckley

Marvin Buckley of Torrington died Nov. 19, 2017, at Banner Community Hospital in Torrington.... more

Georganne Franks Hunter

LINGLE – Georganne (Georgie) Franks Hunter died peacefully on Nov. 28, 2017, at her son’s home in Houston, Texas.... more

Sally Ann Grassmick

Sally Ann Grassmick, 83, of Gering, passed away Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at Heritage Estates in Gering. ... more

 

Gene F. Arp

Longtime Torrington resident Gene F. Arp, 93, passed away on Dec. 1, 2017, at the Goshen Healthcare Community.... more

 

Tamara Dee Korell

TORRINGTON – Funeral services for Tamara “Tammy” Dee Korell, 60, will be 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at the First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Matt Gordon officiating. Burial will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

 

Dorothy Jean Oberg

Dorothy Jean Oberg was received eternally into the arms of Jesus Christ on Nov. 21, 2017.... more

William F. Harper

Memorial services for William F. Harper, 71, will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Eaton officiating. ... more