Obituaries
 

John William Simmons

John William Simmons went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, surrounded by his family, on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, Neb., after struggling with complications from pneumonia. He was 89. ... more

 

Colter James Smith

Colter James Smith, 27, died Nov. 13, 2017. ... more

 

Keith Gerald Dennis

Memorial services for Keith Gerald Dennis, 92, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel. Burial with military honors will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

Thomas Lee Christy

Funeral services for Thomas Lee “Tom” Christy, 73, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at the Gorman Funeral Homes-Converse Chapel in Douglas, with Pastor Donnie Holt of the First United Methodist Church officiating. ... more

 

John William Simmons

Funeral services for John William Simmons, 89, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at Bethel Baptist Church with Pastor Randy Simmons officiating. Burial will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

Lois Benninghoven Johnson

Memorial services for Lois Benninghoven Johnson, 85, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Don Mathis officiating. ... more

 

Salem Ethan Holtz

Memorial services for Salem Ethan Holtz, 3, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Paul Braddy officiating. ... more

 

Harold Eugene Evans

Family and friends of Harold Eugene “Gene” Evans, 68, of Torrington are invited to a memorial gathering at 3 p.m., Nov. 17, 2017, at the VFW Hall in Torrington.... more

 

Dwight Albert Rief

Dwight Albert Rief, 79, passed away Saturday October 21st from a brief yet devastating battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) at the James River Convalescent Center in Newport News, Va. ... more

Robert Davenport

Robert Davenport, 75, passed away following a short illness on Oct. 26, 2017. ... more

 

Tomas L. Rainbolt

Tomas L. Rainbolt died peacefully on Oct. 25, 2017, in Torrington at the age of 67. Tom was surrounded by family in his final moments before being called home.... more

 

Samuel Dean Carroll

Grave side memorial services for Samuel Dean Carroll, 92, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

 

Melvin Ray Leach

Funeral services for Melvin Ray Leach, 84, will be 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at East Gate Baptist Church with Pastor Tim Sparks officiating.... more

 

Dorothy Lucille Rinehart

Private family services for Dorothy Lucille Rinehart, 85, will be held at a later date. Dorothy died at Goshen Healthcare Community on October 25, 2017 and cremation has taken place. The Colyer Funeral Home assisted the family with the cremation arrangements.... more

Izabella Nicole Marsden-Garcia

Izabella N. Marsden-Garcia, 27 days old, died peacefully,in her mother’s arms, on Oct. 18, 2017, in Denver, Colo., and is now walking with the angels.... more

 

Samuel Dean Carroll

Graveside memorial services for Samuel Dean Carroll, 92, will be held at a later date at the Valley View Cemetery. ... more

Jane G. Marlatt

After a long battle with cancer, Jane G. Marlatt passed away on Oct. 11, 2017, at the home of her daughter, Anita Mittner. She was 80 years old.... more

Barbara Mae Patton

Barbara Mae Patton, 78, of Torrington passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at Granite Rehabilitation in Cheyenne.... more

 

Elwood “Woody” Eugene Church Jr.

Elwood “Woody” Eugene Church, 40, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. ... more

Pamela J. Heilbrun

Pamela Joan Heilbrun, 61, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family, following a short, courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. ... more

 

Linda Sue Eisenbarth

Memorial services for Linda Sue Eisenbarth, 67, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at the First Congregational Church with the Rev. Matt Gordon officiating. Linda died at her home in Cheyenne on Oct. 9, 2017, and cremation has taken place. ... more

 

Aurelio N. Lara

Memorial services for Aurelio “Larry” N. Lara, 92, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at St. Rose Catholic Church with Father Ray Moss officiating.... more

 

Fay Riley McIntosh

Memorial services for Fay Riley McIntosh, 75, of Torrington will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at the Goshen County Fairgrounds Rendezvous Center.... more

 

Beth Morgan

Esther Elizabeth (Beth) Morgan, 98, died in hospice care September 22, 2017. Beth’s death diminishes by one the number of people called the “Greatest Generation”—those who survived the Great Depression and World War II and left this world a better place.... more

 

Lucas Cameron Wise

A Celebration of Life for Lucas Cameron Wise, 38, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at the Elks Club in Torrington. ... more

 

E. Elizabeth “Beth” Morgan

E. Elizabeth “Beth” Morgan, 98, passed away Sept. 22, 2017.... more

 

Mary Lynn Alameda

A memorial service for Mary Lynn Alameda will be held Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at the Yoder Community Building, 215 Main Street, in Yoder. ... more

Wayne E. Hageman

Wayne E. Hageman, 95, of Torrington, passed away Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at Community Hospital in Torrington. ... more

 

George M. Smith

George M. Smith, 77, of Torrington died Sept. 12 in Cheyenne. ... more

 

George M. Smith

George M. Smith, 77, of Torrington died Sept. 12 in Cheyenne. ... more

Sandra “Sandy” Marie Kinniburgh Thaler

Funeral services for Sandra “Sandy” Marie Kinniburgh Thaler, 66, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at the LaGrange School Gymnasium with the Rev. Richard Gilbert officiating. ... more

Anthony Albert Jackle

Anthony Albert Jackle, 22, of Gillette, died Sept. 5, 2017 at the University of Colorado Hospital in Denver.... more

 

Larry Lee Franklin Sr.

A graveside memorial service is planned Larry Lee Franklin Sr. at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at the Brush Colorado cemetery, with a luncheon planned after at the Brush Country Club “The Course” at 2301 W Mill Rd, Brush, Colo. to follow. ... more

 

Tommy Glenn Lowry

Tommy (Tom) Glenn Lowry passed away at the Hospice House in Rapid City, S.D., on Monday Sept. 11, 2017, at the age of 51.... more

Mary Lynn Alameda

Our beloved Mary Lynn has moved on to ride horses in heaven. Following a battle with cancer, she passed peacefully on Sept. 7, 2017, at Community Hospital in Torrington.... more

Wanda Ione Moyer Millsap McKelvey

Wanda Ione Moyer Millsap McKelvey passed away Wednesday, Aug. 30. Cremation has taken place and interment of her cremains will be in Valley View Cemetery in Torrington.... more

Richard “Buzz” Bussell

Richard “Buzz” Bussell, 89, died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 in Lubbock, Texas. ... more

Duane Leroy Ahrens

Memorial services for Duane Leroy Ahrens, 83, will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at the First Congregational Church with the Rev. Matt Gordon officiating. Duane died Aug. 29, 2017, at Community Hospital and cremation has taken place.... more

 

Bob Hladky

Bob Hladky, age 86, of Lusk, passed away on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 at the Niobrara Community Hospital in Lusk. ... more

Merle E. Watt

Merle E. Watt, 67, of Cheyenne, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, after a short but valiant battle with cancer. ... more

Richard Chester Preston

Richard Chester Preston, 87, died Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.... more

 

Mary Ann Carey

Memorial services for Mary Ann Carey, 91, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Marty Rostad officiating. ... more

 

Nickolas Morrell

Funeral services for Nickolas Morrell, 78, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tom Strock officiating. Burial will follow in the Valley View Cemetery. ... more