Recent Deaths: Tillman; McSwain; Hursh; Hobbs; Saunders; Means; Duncan; Bekken; Christensen
Elizabeth Tillman age 55, passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017 in Lander, Wyoming. Traditional Indian Services and Episcopalian Services will be held Wednesday, June 21st at 10:00 AM at Rocky Mountain Hall with Arlen Shoyo and Roxanne Friday officiating. An evening service will be held Tuesday, June 20th from 7:00 Pm to 9:00 PM at Rocky Mountain Hall with a wake to follow at the Leon Tillman residence, 27 Plunkett Field Road. Interment will be in the Sacajawea Cemetery. Read the obituary here.
Grover “Stan” McSwain, 69, of Pavillion died at his home on Monday, June 12, 2017. A viewing will be from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Davis Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 3:00 pm on Friday, June 23, 2017, at the Pavillion Community United Methodist Church with full military honors. Read the obituary here.
Lila L. Hursh, 60, of Riverton died at her home on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Davis Funeral Home. Read the obituary here.
There will be no services for Pamela Elizabeth Hobbs, of Riverton, who passed away on June 15, 2017 in the comfort of her home surrounded by family. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Davis Funeral Home. Read the obituary here.
Ross Saunders, long-time Riverton resident, died at St. John’s Lutheran Home, Billings, Montana, June 16, 2017, from complications of a stroke. He was 93. Ross was cremated. Family will hold graveside services for him with military honors at Riverton’s Mountain View Cemetery on Thursday, July 20, 2017, 10:00 a.m. Read the obituary here.
Jonathon “John” Means, 58, of Riverton, died at his home on Monday, June 12, 2017. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm on Friday, June 16, 2017, at Great Plains Hall. The memorial service was held on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Great Plains Hall. Read the obituary here.
Ronald Anderson Duncan, 70, of Lander, WY passed away on June 16, 2017 at his home. A Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 19th in the Chapel of Mount Hope at Hudson’s Funeral Home & Crematory in Lander. A second Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 20th at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Corner S. 6th & Cascade in Lander) with a Funeral Service to begin at 10:00 a.m.; burial will occur the same day at approximately 4:30 p.m. at the Otto Cemetery in Otto, WY. A full obituary will follow at a later date.
John Tillman Bekken, 66, of Lander, WY passed away on June 15, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, WY. A Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21st, at the Chapel of Mount Hope in Hudson’s Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 22nd, at the Lander Valley High School Auditorium located at 350 Baldwin Creek Rd. Read the obituary here.