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Aug. 12, 1942–April 20, 2023   Virginia “Ginnie” Lee Winter, age 80, died the evening of April 20, 2023, in Newcastle, Wyoming.   Ginnie was born Aug. 12, 1942, in Imperial, Nebraska, to Louis P. Schneider and Marie A. Schneider (Waterman).   After Ginnie graduated from Venango High School, she...
Sept. 27, 1930–April 18, 2023   We are sad to announce the passing of 92-year-old Korean War Veteran and visionary developer, Michael Paul Weyrich.  Better known as Paul, he was born on his father’s 54th birthday on the family farm near Sturgis, South Dakota.   He is survived by his wife of 68...
May 31, 1933–April 9, 2023   Ruth Alta (Dutton) McGee, age 89, of Lusk, Wyoming, passed away late Sunday evening, April 9, 2023, at Providence Hospice Place in Waco, Texas. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Ruth was born May 31, 1933, in Edgemont, South Dakota, the daughter of...
Jan. 15, 1946–April 21, 2023   Roy Manning, born Jan. 15, 1946, passed away on April 21, 2023. Graveside service will be held at Green Mountain Cemetery in Sundance, Wyoming, on April 29, 2023 at 1 p.m.   Meridian Mortuary is handling the arrangements.
Oct. 28, 1942–April 13, 2023   Jim Fridley passed away peacefully at the hospital in Newcastle, Wyoming, following a lengthy illness. His last words were, “I love you, too,” spoken to his wife of 27 years, Sharon Fridley.    Jim was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Stan and Helen Ann Peterson and was...
Dec. 18, 1944–April 20, 2023   Mary Jane Christensen, age 78, of Lakeview, Michigan, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2023, surrounded by her family at Spectrum Health Kelsey Hospital.    She was born in Newcastle, Wyoming, on Dec. 18, 1944, the daughter of Grant and Mary Katherine (Brown)...
May 7, 1941–Nov. 7, 2022   Patrick Henry Brennan III, 81, of Newcastle, Wyoming, passed away early Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, at Weston County Health Services, after a brief battle with angiosarcoma liver cancer. A celebration of life will be held Thursday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at Weston County Senior...
Sept. 11, 1974–March 31, 2023 Russell Rainbolt passed away at his home on March 31, 2023. He was born Sept. 11, 1974, to William D. and Connie (Hobbs) Rainbolt in Roosevelt, Utah. Russell was educated in Williston, North Dakota, and Upton, Wyoming, and graduated from Upton High School in 1993. He...
DEC. 5, 1955–MARCH 26, 2023 We are deeply saddened to announce that William Martin Metz passed away March 26, 2023, due to his long battle with cancer. He had his wife and daughter at his side. William “Bill” was born on Dec. 5, 1955 in Brooklyn, NY. He worked as a civilian for the Department of...
May 30, 1935–April 1, 2023   Mike Lofing went home to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on April 1, 2023, after a brave battle with cancer. He was surrounded by the love of his wife and family.   Mike was born May 30, 1935, to Natalia (Dolly) and Coney Lofing in Laurel, Mont. He worked the...

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