George Alfred Avery

(Lander, Wyo.) – Lander area native, George Alfred Avery, died Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 90 years old. Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held Saturday, August 1st at 11:00 a.m., at the Museum of the American West in Lander with a meal to follow.

Kathleen (Sindt) Blackwelder

(Lander, Wyo.) – Kathleen (Sindt) Blackwelder, 72, won her place in Heaven on July 10, 2015 after a journey with cancer that only Kathy could have made into a journey of joy. Her final days in Grants Pass, Ore., were filled with visiting friends and family from all over the country, and quiet loving moments with her kids and grandkids.