Obituaries

Michelle Martinez, 53, formerly of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2010, in Casper, WY.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.

Byron (Bud) Hershall Donahue, 88, passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at the Sheridan VA Medical Center in Sheridan, WY after a brief illness.

William “Bill” “Willy” Olesen, 78, of Story, passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at his home. He was born on October 16, 1941, in Portland, ME to parents Theodore and Marjorie (Hansen) Olesen.

Bill lived in Conecticutt and South Florida before moving to Story, WY. While in Florida he married Patsy Giddens in 1967. Later in Wyoming he married Patti Lunbeck Stein in 1977.

Funeral services for Doris Hostetler, 96 year old Buffalo and former Denver resident who passed away Sunday at the Johnson County Health Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Friday January 3rd at 10:00 at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Father Pete Johnson officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home chapel on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Friday from 8:00 a.m.

James McLain, 69, of Dayton, passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at his residence.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.

Josephine M. Tolle, 91, of Big Horn, WY, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019, at the Sheridan Manor. She was born on September 3, 1928, in Rockaway Beach, NY to parents Dominic and Maria Sabatino. Josephine married Harold W. Tolle on August 5, 1953.

Diane Eileen Stillwell, 81, passed away on November 29th, 2019 at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue from complications following heart surgery. Our hearts are broken as we mourn our beautiful, dynamic, funny, generous, loving and brave Mom, Sister, and Grandmother.

Ruth Ann Nay received a call on December 22, 2019, a call with an offer she couldn’t refuse, to be reunited with her loved ones. Ruth began her journey on January 26, 1930 in Monarch, Wyoming, just shy of ninety years ago. She was the third of four siblings born to Ed and May Schreibeis.

William J. Duran went to meet our Lord and Savior December 27, 2019. Willie was a kind, gentle, and good man. He was always willing to help anyone in any way he could.

Memorial services for Roger Malli, 58-year-old former resident of Arvada who died in his sleep in Gillette, Wyoming on Thursday, December 19th, will be held on Saturday, January 11th, at 2:00 p.m., at the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo, with close friend Johnny Moreland officiating. A private family internment will take place at a later time.

Virginia Kathleen “Kay” Raymond passed away on Christmas Day, 2019. She was 99. Born to Claude and Bessie Lisman on December 9, 1920, Kay grew up in New Lebanon and Sullivan Indiana and earned a BA in Sociology from Franklin College in Indiana, where she also joined Zeta Tau Delta Sorority. Kay married Richard W. Raymond on December 29, 1941.

Tabitha Basil Sage, 35, of Billings, passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2019, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.

Pamela Kay Wegner, Born April 11, 1948, passed away peacefully on Dec. 17, 2019, at Paramount Nursing home in Millcreek, Utah. She is preceded in death by her parents Lois and Ernest Swinyer and siblings Beverley McElles, Clifford Swinyer and Myrna Ingersoll. She is Survived by her brother Ron Swinyer and her Children, Christina Wegner, Matt Wegner and Clint Wegner.

Johnny Edward Roddenberry, 72, of Sheridan, WY passed away on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at the Sheridan VA Medical Center. He was born on July 7, 1947, in Orlando, FL to parents Richard H. and Edna (Taylor) Roddenberry.

Harry Roe Fort, was born October 12, 1952 in Spearfish
South Dakota to Bonnie Bartlett and Harry William Fort.
He passed away at his home on December 19, 2019.
Harry lived around Hulett, WY as a child and he moved to
Illinois with his mom where he lived until he enlisted in the
U.S. Army in 1969. Harry met Cathie J. Crites in 1971