Obituaries

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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Geneva Evans Sattler who passed awy April 1, 2018 at the age of 101. Geneva is survived by her two children Carol and Martin Gregory, four grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Gary W. Graalman who passed away March 17, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 5y years, Eunice, and his daughters and son-in-laws Julie (Robert) Balzan of Wheatland and Angie (Archie) Roybal of Rawlins and grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of John Blackburn, former Baggs resident who passed away March 1, 2018 in Canon City CO. John is survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara and his four sons, Jim Dailias of NY, Bart William of ID, William Woodrow of WY and Michal Alan of CA.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Susan Jo (Seilaff) Robidoux who passed away January 31, 2018 in Salt Lake, UT. Susie is survived by her husband of 47 years, George V. Robidoux, and their children Mary Ceruti (Chuck Parish) of Oklahoma, Charity Pitt of Baggs, George D. (Jessica) Robidoux of Green River, Jeremy S. (Karen) Robidoux of Nebraska and Zachary Robidoux (Jacklyn Williams) of Baggs and grandchildren; her brothers Rob (Moon) Seilaff of Dixon and their sons; sister Salley (Harold) Rollins of Craig; mother-in-law Evelyn Robidoux of Slater, CO; brothers-in-law Lee(Irva) Robidoux of Slater and their children.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Stephen Robert Andrew who passed away February 22, 2018 in Denver, CO. He is predeceased by his brother Sanford "Sam", his parents and many family members.  He is survived by his wife Sharon Lou (St. Louis) Andrew; daughters Kirsten (Santos Nava), Carrie (Marshall Cook), and Julia Elliott; grandchildren Logan and Tanner Arambel, Mark and Maya Nava, step-grandson Ryan Cook; also sisters-in-law Nanci Andrew and Joyce Miranda; newphews Mike and Sandy Andrew, Russell Miranda and nieces Alllison Andrew and Marti Miranda Snyder.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Katherine Elmira Benson Stoddard who passed away February 20, 2018 at the age of 102 in Salt Lake City. Katherine is survived by Katherine Ovena Einzinger, Clay E. Stoddard and Donna Voy Sorensen, 8 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 15 great great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by 4 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild, 3 sisters and 2 brothers.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Ronald Keith Taylor who passed away March 16, 2018 at the home if friends in Dixon.  Ron was preceded in death by his father, Milford Taylor.  Survivng are Ron's wife, Linda; sons Scott Colby of Steamboat Springs and Casey Colby of Las Vegas; daughter Krista Colby of Steamboat Springs; mother Rita Taylor of Lancaster, NY; brothers Mark Taylor of Ransomville, NY and Eric Taylor of Marilla, NY, and sister Luanne Jarosz of Lancaster, NY; also grandchildren Elise and Jason Colby.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of MaryBeth Evans who passed away February 16, 2018 from a pedestrian/vehicle accident.  MaryBeth was preceded in death by her parents.  She is survived by her daughters Jennifer Evans of Baggs and Bonnie (Kevin) Geissler of Cheyenne; a grandaughter Becka Evans (Thomas Bartholomew) of Craig, CO; sister Juianita Williams of Saratoga and brother Leroy Williams of Wamsutter.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of JAlan Aufderheide who passed away Feb. 12, 2018 at his home.  JAlan is survived by his wife, Charlotte and 4 children, 2 step-children, 16 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Dorothy Beeler Thomas who passed away Feb. 1, 2018 in Hyde Park, Utah.  Dorothy is survived by daughter Margaret Dickson, daughter-in-law Kris Thomas, grandaughter Allison Chaffin (Kurt), grandsons Will (Karen) and Alan (Jeanine) Dickson, John and Michael Thomas as well as great gradndaughters, great grandsons and great, great grandsons. .  She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Crawford, husband mike, son John and grandsons Michael Dickson, Jacob and Jason Thomas.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Timothy Alan (Timmy) Packard who passed away Dec. 10, 2017 at Fort Collins, CO.  Timmy is survived by his father Thomas Robert Packard, Jr. of Sinclair, his mother Gayle Nichols of Auburn, WA and his sister Karen Packard. He is also survived by his grandparents, George and Barbara Moss (Grizzly and Granny) of Savery and his grat aunt Lily Barnett and many  aunts, uncles and cousins.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Lonnie Dee Hedges who passed away Dec. 9, 2017.  Lonnie was preceded in death by his parents Don and Margarite "Deek" Hedges.  He is survived by his wife Ann Hedges, son Benjamin and daughter Janie Dunkley Moore, as well as his sister Doniene (Mike) Fullagar and nieces and nephews and also Aunt Anita "Nit" and Clarence Reed of Great Divide. CO and many other aunts, uncles and relatatives.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Gladine "Deenie" Orchard who passed away Dec. 29, 2017 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction.  Deenie is survived by her four daughters:  Vickie (Mike) Hepler of Cheyenne; Jackie (Wayne) Goodnow of Craig; Becky (Don) Draper of Fruita; and Bobbie Orchard of Fruita.  Also survived by two sisters, Carol Orchard and Jane Dunckley as well as 8 grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband Bob Orchard and her parents and several siblings.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Janalee Grooman who passed away Oct. 28, 2017 at Brookdale Hospice in Glendale, AZ.  Janalee is survived by sister Jean Shephard of Laramie, WY, three daughters: Judy Murry of Rawlins, WY; Jamie McCullough of Glendale, AZ; Terry Sheradowski of Placerville, CA; and one son Jim Grooman of Glendale, AZ.
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Deepest sympathy to family and friends of Junior Ervin "Erv" Kloppenborg who passed away Nov. 28, 2017at the Elwood care Center.,  Erv is survived by his children:  Wynona (Wendell) Lawhead of Cozed, NE; Merna Carver of Baggs, WY; Torrey Kloppenborg of Cozad; Neil Kloppenborg of Eustis, NE; and Buf (Sally) Kloppenborg of Farnam.  He is also survived by sister Ruby Wayman of O'Neill, NE and 12 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren 1 great-great grandchild as well as numerous nieces, nephews.
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Deepest sympathy to the friends and family of Neal A. Kirk who passed away Nov. 16, 2017 in Saratoga, WY.  He is survived by brother Gene Kirk, daughters Jane Ruser, Debra Jean (Jon) Anderson and Karen (Bob) Ouzts as well as grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Van Larry Baldwin who passed away October 21, 2017 at Davis Hospice in Cheyenne, Wy. Larry is survived by his wife, Dixie, and children Debbie Baldwin Schweitz, Tim Baldwin, Keith Baldwin and Jodie Baldwin Bray.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Michael Philip Grieve who passed away August 29, 2017 in Las Vegas.  Mike is survived by his parents Tom and Patsy Grieve, brother Pat (Anita) Grieve, newphew Garrett Grieve, all of Baggs and nephew Greg Bauman of Laramie and Niece Lisa Brown of Casper.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Sanford S. Robinson who passed away in August 23, 2017 in Mesa, AZ.  Sanford is survived by his wife of 53 years, Karen, and by two daughters from his first marriage, Andrea Hurtardo and Cindy Blevins.  He is also survived by two daughters from his marriage to Karen, Jill Robinson and Suzy Cuaresma.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Lynn Bruce Meyer who passed away August 7, 2017 in Oregon. Lynn is survived by siblings Debora Jean Wallace, Paul Eugene Meyer, Elizabeth Marie Gaston/Spicer.  Also deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Scott Martin Spicer who passed away January 20, 2017 who is survived by his honorary children jamie Jean Spicer Birrer, Melisa Ann Spicer, siblings Debora Jean Wallace, Paul Eugene Meyer, Elizabeth Marie Gaston/Spicer.  A memorial service was held August 25, 2017 at Reader Cemetery and included Kevin Ladd Spicer who passed away October 18, 2007 and James Gwyn Spicer Jr who passed away July 3, 2013.

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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Raymond Whicker of Baggs, WY who died August 29, 2017 at the Memorial Hospital.  Memorial services were held September 2, 1017 at the Nerw Creation Church in Craig.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Donald "Donny" D. Trammell who passed away July 25, 1017.  Donny was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Trammmell and stepson Michael Quenazer.  He is survived by his loving wife, Gwen Fleming Trammell of Casper; parents Donald T. Trammell and Cindy Trammell of Douglas, WY; son Douglas Trammell of Chheyenne, WY; daughter Jessica Rodgers; son Eric Moody of Cheyenne, WY; stepdaughter Samantha (Eric) Hardzog of Baggs; brother Dan (Diana) Trammell; brother Jeff Trammell of Twin Falls, ID.

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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Robert "Bob" Bucho who passed away June 17, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ.  Bob is survived by: 3 brothers Edward (Phyllis) of Crestwood, KY; Richard (Jacque) of Georgetown, TX; Gerald (Helen) of Rock Springs, WY; a sister Jeannie (Jim) of Donald of Rock Springs, WY. He was preceded in death by: his wife Billee Wilson Bucho; and two brothers and a sister: Bill l(Angie); John Henry (Florence); and Flora Bucho Harokopis (George).  
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Robert "Bob" Armbruster who passed away June 23, 1017 in Craig, CO.  Bob is survived by: his wife of 27 years, Judy; his mother Alice of San Bernrdino, CA; daughters Tara Armbruster (Kent) of Denver, CO; Kerry Wagner (Dan) of Anza, CA; and sons Brian Armbruster of Fort Collins Co; Terry Luzier (Cindy) of Mesquite, NV; Patrick Luzier (Heather of Atlanta, GA.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Earl Elmer Martin who passed away June 26, 2017 in San Acacia, NM.  Earl is survived by his wife, LaVeta Martin; children Esther (John) Clark, Edith Davis and Lawrence (Darcie) Martin; grandchildren Nancy Hoffman, Selena Clark, Earl (Kelly) Martin and Forrest Martin; great grandchildren Kacidia Hoffman, Raelee Martin and Elden Martin; sister Dorothy Pastine.  He was preceded in death by his parents, grandchildren Florence Martin and Frances J. Martin; brothers Elvin, Wayne, Harvey and Lyle Martin; sister Erma Culverwell.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Harry E. Russell, Jr., age 105, who passed away July 3, 2017 at Craig Memorial Hospital.  Harry is survived by his 3 children: Ada (Campbell) MacPherson of Winton, New Sealand; Sherry (John) Martin of Gillette, WY; and Harry III (Connie) Russell of Wapanuck, OK.
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Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Joyce Carruthers Hunt who passed away June 20, 2017.  Joyce married Dale Hunt September 25, 1955 and they were blessed with two daughters, Vickie Loveless and Marci Hunt Alexion and grandaughters Heidi and Holly Henea.