Sophia Raye Archer

(Riverton, Wyo.) – A Funeral Mass for Sophia Raye Archer, 7, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 29, 2015 at St. Margaret’s Gymnasium with Father Phil Wagner officiating. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.

Lillian “Lilly” Owen

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Funeral services for Lillian “Lilly” Owen, 89, will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday, May 29, 2015 at Davis Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Rader of the United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. A viewing will be held Friday, 9:00 a.m. until service time at Davis Funeral Home.

Jeanette Joyce Baltes

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Jeanette Joyce Baltes, 83, of Riverton, Wyoming died of natural causes May 23, 2015 with family by her side at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton, WY. A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., in the Trinity Lutheran Church. A Reception will follow in the church. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.

Mud and Rockslides bury railroad tracks in several locations in Wind River Canyon

UPDATE at 7:03 a.m. County10.com has confirmed the railroad cars were empty cars parked along a siding and not from a moving freight train. The Hot Springs County Sheriff’s Office also confirmed that no train traffic is being allowed through the canyon at this point (obviously). The HSCSO also indicated the BNSF has dispatched crews and equipment to begin clearing the tracks.

Kenneth Wayne Schierkolk

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Funeral services for Kenneth Wayne Schierkolk, will be held 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Davis Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Pederson officiating. Military rites will be accorded by the Friday-Truan Detachment #683 Marine Corp League and Veterans. A viewing will be held Tuesday, May 26, 2015 from 5pm-7pm at Davis Funeral Home. Cremation will follow services.