Recent Deaths in Fremont County: Oberheu, McAllister, Sankey, Tyler, Keay, Cox
Pastor Robert “Bob” Oberheu, 92, of Riverton passed away on Monday morning, April 22, 2019, after a short stay at the Help for Health Hospice Home. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, April 26, 2019. The service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Ron Garwood and Pastor Mark Mumme officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery with military honors. There will be a reception at Trinity Lutheran Church afterwards. Full obituary here.
Lloyd McAllister, 78, of Riverton passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Wind River Rehabilitation and Care Center. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Mountain View Cemetery. Full obituary here.
Garen “Beesh” Sankey II, 28, died on April 20, 2019, from injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident on the Wind River Indian Reservation. Traditional wake service’s will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday April 25, 2019 at Blue Sky Hall in Ethete, Wy. Alexander J. Sankey will officiate. Funeral Services will also take place at Blue Sky Hall at 10 a.m. on Friday April 26, 2019. Internment will take place at Wallowing Bull cemetery. Full obituary here.
John Lee Tyler, 69, formerly of Fremont County died Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in El Paso, Texas with his daughter, Alma caring for him. A Rosary and Wake will be 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Great Plains Hall. Funeral Mass will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 25, 2019 at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church with burial to follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery. Full obituary here.
Larry Preston Keay, age 78, passed away at Westward Heights Care Center on Monday evening, April 22, 2019. Thanks to friends and a caring staff, he was loved. Private services will be held. More information here.
Rollie Kenneth Cox died peacefully, Saturday, April 20, 2019 in Lander, Wyoming at the age of 94, surrounded by his four children. Burial was held at Mt. Hope Cemetery and a memorial service will be held in early June. Full obituary here.