Obituaries

Walter D. Harper, 95, of Sheridan, WY died Monday, October 7, 2013, in Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Funeral service will be 1:00pm on Friday (Oct. 11th) from Champion Ferries Funeral Home with Pastor Darrell White officiating.
Interment will be in Sheridan Municipal Cemetery. Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Memorial may benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital.

Geraldine (Nancy) R. (Fry) McCallister, formerly of Sheridan, Wyo. passed away Sept. 28th in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Nancy was born to W. A. & Hazel Fry on Sept. 24th, 1944 in Sheridan, Wyo. She married Donald McCallister on July 16th, 1962.

Julie E. Gustafson, 65, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at her residence.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Joseph “Joe” Kuzma, 93, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at the VA Hospital.

Kenneth Bettcher, 69, of Sheridan, passed away on Monday, September 23, 2013 at his home with his wife by his side.

A Celebration of Life will be at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013 at the home of
David Bettcher, Hwy 87, 7 Big Four Road, Sheridan, WY.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Children Services, Volunteers of America, 1876 S. Sheridan Ave., Sheridan, WY 82801.

Zack Barnett Brewer Jr., 82, of Story, passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.
Zack was born on April 1, 1931 in Fort Collins, CO to parents Zack Barnett and Marjorie Jane (Frasier) Brewer.

Jack Harold Miller of Spearfish passed away on Sunday September 29, 2013, losing his battle with cancer. Memorial services will be held, Thursday October 3rd at 2pm with Pastor Scott McKirdy officiating at Spearfish United Methodist Church. Inurnment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Jack Miller was born in Spearfish, SD August 29th, 1948 to Viola and Donald Miller.

Funeral services for Wally Hughes, 76 year old long time Buffalo resident who passed away Tuesday evening at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Monday, October 7th at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend John Dyce officiating. Burial will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the funeral.

Harold Eugene Harnish, 75, of Sheridan, WY, passed away September 30th, 2013, surrounded by his loving family, of complications from his fight with diabetes and cancer. Harold was born August 1, 1938 in Buffalo, WY to Harold E. Harnish (Red) and Ruth Wilma Mitchell-Harnish. As a child, Harold grew up in Clearmont and then moved to Sheridan.

Funeral services for Mary Gail Larson Howson, 55 year old Rozet, Wyoming resident who passed away quietly at her home while surrounded by her loving family, will be held Thursday, October 3rd at 2:00 p.m. at the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo. Pastor Marc Jones will be officiating. A private family interment will follow the funeral. Donations in Mrs.

Funeral services for Hudson Ritter, 3 year old Buffalo boy who passed away Tuesday the 24th of September in Cheyenne, will be held on Saturday October 5th at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m..

David Plymell, 49, of Dayton, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday Evening, September 29, 2013 on the Big Horn Mountains.

Gregory “Greg” Robert Steel, 60, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services for Chuck Evitt, 87 year old long time resident of Buffalo, will be held Tuesday, October 1st at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo with Reverend William Dunlap officiating. Chuck passed away quietly late Wednesday evening at his ranch on Rock Creek, surrounded by his family.

Gayle Marie Herden Jack, of Sheridan, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends at the age of 59 on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.