Today’s Obituaries: Mendenall and Shoopman

Screen Shot 2014-05-12 at 1.51.13 PM(Kinnear, Wyo.) – Francis “Marvin” Mendenall, 82, of Kinnear, died at his home on Thursday, May 8, 2014. A viewing will be held on Monday, May 12, 2014, at Davis Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Davis Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Mountain View Cemetery. Read the full obituary here.

Today’s Obituaries: Neil and Nephi

image(Riverton, Wyo.) – Lorraine Neil, 57, of Riverton died at the Casper Medical Center on Monday, May 5, 2014. A viewing will be held on Sunday, May 11, 2014, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Davis Funeral Home. A rosary will follow at 7 p.m. A funeral mass will be held on Monday, May 12, 2104, at 10 a.m. at Davis Funeral Home with burial to follow at Mountain View Cemetery. View the complete obituary here.

Zethal Nephi

(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Zethal Nephi, 67, passed away Monday, May 5, 2014, at Morning Star Manor in Ft. Washakie, Wyo. She was born November 21, 1947, in Ft. Washakie the daughter of the late Viola Mary (Barney) Hill and Hunting Hill.

Life-simulation event for teens on risky behaviors set Tuesday at Fairgrounds

(Fremont County, Wyo.) – A “Life RU Ready?” event is planned on Tuesday, May 6 in the Fremont Center at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton. This program is a joint effort in cooperation with public health, prevention agencies, law enforcement, legal counsel, coroner’s office, health care agencies, and youth volunteers.  “Life RU Ready?”  has been a successful activity in Campbell and Washakie counties; this is a first time event for Fremont County. Sixth grade students from Shoshoni, Wind River, Fort Washakie and Dubois school districts will be participating.

Obituary: Harrison A. “Bunny” Shoyo Jr.

(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Harrison A. “Bunny” Shoyo Jr. of Fort Washakie died in his home on December 25, 2013. A visitation has been arranged for on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 4 – 7 p.m., with the prayer service starting at 7 p.m., in the Rocky Mountain Hall. At 9 p.m. visitation will be moved from the hall to the family home, 130 Stewart Lane, for the rest of the night. A Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, December 28, 2013, in the Rocky Mountain Hall, Fort Washakie. Burial will follow in the Sacajawea Cemetery. The full obituary is published here.

Harrison A. “Bunny” Shoyo Jr.

(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Harrison A. “Bunny” Shoyo Jr. of Fort Washakie died in his home on December 25, 2013. A visitation has been arranged for on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 4 – 7 p.m., with the prayer service starting at 7 p.m., in the Rocky Mountain Hall. At 9 p.m. visitation will be moved from the hall to the family home, 130 Stewart Lane, for the rest of the night. A Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, December 28, 2013, in the Rocky Mountain Hall, Fort Washakie. Burial will follow in the Sacajawea Cemetery.

Obituaries: McMillen and Means

image(Riverton, Wyo.) – Sandra “Sandy” McMillen, 67, of Riverton, died at Riverton Memorial Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. Cremation has taken place and inurnment will be with her family at Mountain View Cemetery. A memorial service will be Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 10 a.m. at the CES Johnson Center. Pastor Ed Murray will officiate. A reception with cookies and punch will follow the service. Read the full obituary here.

Bruce R. Means

(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Bruce R. Means, 54, of Ft. Washakie, Wyo., died at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, Wyo., on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. A rosary will be held on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Great Plains Hall, the wake will follow. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Great Plains Hall with Father Phil Wagner officiating. Burial will follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery at St. Stephens.

Obituaries: Brown, Williams

brown daniel lee DANNY PIC(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Daniel Lee “Danny” Brown, of Fort Washakie, died in Lander on December 7, 2013. He was 47 years of age. Visitation will begin Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 5 p.m. and will continue through the night in the Rocky Mountain Hall, Fort Washakie. See the complete obituary here.