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Casper, Wyoming
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Tuesday, October 17, 2006
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Obituaries Tuesday, October 17, 2006 Casper Star-Tnbune B3 Alfred Walter' Cochran CASPER Memorial services for Alfred "Walter" Cochran, 78, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2006, at Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery Chapel with the Rev. Leonard Robinson officiating. Military rites will be accorded by the Natrona County United Veterans Council. He died Oct. 14, 2006, in Casper at Shepherd of the Valley Care Center. He was born Jan. 5, 1928, in Rawlins, to Walter and Grace Cochran Garber Hickson. He was raised in Casper and attended Willard Elementary, graduating from Natrona County High School in 1946. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1946. While stationed in Europe, he married Beatrice. While in the U.S. Army, he served in the Korean Conflict and Vietnam. He retired in 1972 as a master sergeant. They had one son, Walter Alexander Cochran. He returned, attended Casper College and was employed by Electroduct, retiring in 1993. After retirement, he married Jean Stokes and they were later divorced. IS Daniel Paul Michaelis ROCK SPRINGS -Funeral services for Daniel Paul Michaelis, 54, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at Trinity Lutheran Church in the lower level with Pastor Scott Shields conducting the services. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to services. He died Oct. 14, 2006, at the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah, after being in ill health for the past two years. He was born Oct. 3, 1952, in Worland, the son of Willis J. and Elsie M. Zimmerman Michaelis. He attended school in Grey-bull and was a graduate of Greybull High School with the class of 1971. He graduated from Northwest Community College with a degree in welding technology. He married Holly Neher in Powell on Aug. 19, 1972. He was employed by Jim Bridger Power Plant for 30 Charlotte Salisbury Gros DIXON -Services for Charlotte Emma Salisbury Gros, 58, will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Dixon. A native of the Little Snake River Valley and a resident of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, she died Oct. 10, 2006, in Brazil. She was born April 11, 1948, in Rawlins, to George and Laura Salisbury of the Ladder Ranch near Savery. She was raised on the ranch, where she loved the outdoors and participated with her many friends in 4-H activities. She was an avid and competitive barrel racer and skilled horsewoman. When she was in kindergarten at the one-room Battle Creek schoolhouse, she locked her teacher in the outhouse, then climbed on her horse and rode home. Her older brother, George, got the blame until she confessed. She graduated from Rowland Hall in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1966 and attended Colorado State University. She was a barrel racer on CSU's Rodeo Team, where she met ' Marcel Gros of Brazil. They were married in 1967 and their son was born in 1979. She moved to Brazil in 1972 and lived on remote ranches in the state of Sao Paulo. She returned home to Wyoming for frequent visits, remaining close to her family and friends. Kathryn Yvonne COLORADO SPRINGS -Graveside services for Kathryn Yvonne Moore, 90, will be held today, Oct. 17, 2006, at 10 a.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Colorado Springs. She died Oct 13, 2006, in Colorado Springs. She was born Oct 16, 1915, in Rock Springs, to the late Joseph Evezich and Josephine (Tiljak) Evezich. She had been in Colorado His interests included leather working, painting, hunting, fishing, gar- dening and especially watching his grand-niece, COCHRAN Manah Ream, grow up. He was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10969 and a past commander and served as chaplain for many years. He was also a member of the NRA and various service-related organizations. Survivors include his niece, Schelly Burnet and her husband, Steve and his grand-niece, Mariah Ream, as well as two aunts and numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Ray Park, and many comrades and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made through Bustard's Funeral Home to the Old Soldiers Home in Buffalo. Bustard's Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. years as a supervisor. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He was an avid out-doorsman who enjoyed MICHAELIS hunting, fishing and golfing. He also enjoyed spending time with his dogs, Bailee and Bree. Survivors include his wife of Rock Springs; his mother of Greybull, his two brothers, Kelly Michaelis and wife of Billings, Mont., and Barry Michaelis of Greybull; his three sisters, Patty Crumrine and husband of Medford, Ore., Kate Ewen and husband of Shell and Sandy Richard and husband of St. George, Kan.; his father-in-law and mother-in-law of Powell; extended family and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father. She loved Brazil and became completely fluent in Portuguese. In Rio de Janeiro, she had a food business, selling lamb and other food products. She was active in her book club and in the American Club, where she welcomed those who moved to Brazil. She was an avid bridge player. She was always known for her sense of fun and adventure. She loved to travel, and visited Europe, other parts of South America, and much of the United States. She and her cousin took a boat trip up the Amazon River. She was an excellent writer and chronicled many of her travels in letters to family and friends. Survivors include her son, Christian Andre Salisbury Gros, of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; her father, Savery; and her sister, Sharon Salisbury OToole and husband, Savery; three nieces and two nephews. Her "adopted" daughter, Renata Coehlo, Rio de Janeiro, and her many friends also mourn her loss. She was preceded in death by her mother, Laura Kinne Salisbury, and her brother, George R. Salisbury III. Memorials may be sent to the Little Snake River Health Care District, Box 51, Baggs, WY 82321; Carbon Country 4-H Council, Box 280, Rawlins, 82301 or St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Box 68, Dixon, WY 82323. Moore Springs since 1983. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, baking and she lived and worked for her family. Survivors include her husband, Waymon Moore of Colorado Springs; daughter, Rochelle Moore of Colorado Springs; sister, Mary Papworth of Kemmerer and brother, John Evezich of Kemmerer. She was preceded in death by three brothers. 1 ifr-yt ,, Vickie Lee Johnson King URIE Funeral services for Vickie Lee Johnson King, 50, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2006, at 11 a.m., at the Lyman 1st Ward Chapel, (Lyman Stake Center) in Urie. Friends may call one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Lyman City Cemetery. She died Oct. 14, 2006, after a prolonged battle with cancer. She was born May 31, 1956, in Lehi, Utah, to Melvin Johnson and Betty Quintana. She enjoyed many activities throughout her life, but most of all she enjoyed riding motorcycles and attending the annual motorcycle rally at Sturgis. She also enjoyed cooking, rock hunting and crafts. Her family looked for- Betty Ellen Ainslie Riley BASIN Funeral services for Betty Ellen Ainslie Riley, 78, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at the First Baptist Church of Basin with the Rev. Kent Dempsey officiating. Burial will be in Burlington Cemetery. A meal will follow the committal services at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Basin. A viewing will be held on Wednesday at the Atwood Family Chapel in Basin from 2 to 7 p.m. She died peacefully at her home in Basin, surrounded by family, on Oct. 14, 2006. She was born March 31, 1928, in Torrington, the daughter of Jack Colen and Anna Josephine (Carson) Ainslie. She moved to the Big Horn Basin area with her family in 1934 and received her schooling in Basin. She married Marion D. Riley on July 10,1944, at Red Lodge, Mont. She wore many hats along with being a wife and mother, working at the Big Horn Bakery, Wheeler's Market, the Wyoming Highway Department as a dispatcher, the Ray Leon Todd RAWLINS - Graveside services for Ray Leon Todd, 90, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2006, at the Rawlins Cemetery with Brother Dan Cronk officiating. He died Oct. 15, 2006, at the South Central Rehab Center in Rawlins. He was born March 24, 1916, in Dauthot, Okla., the son of Eliza Ann Markum and Thomas Smith Todd. He married Marge Walgren in 1938 in Walden, Colo. Together, they were the parents of three children. He worked and retired from Sinclair Oil, where he had many friends. He enjoyed model airplanes, model railroads and was a great artist. In his later years, his grand- Obituary policy The Casper Star-Tribune seeks to publish all Wyoming-related obituaries, and will print them as a free service to the public. Please submit information to: Obituaries, P.O. Box 80, Casper, WY 82602. Phone (307)266-0520, 1-800-442-6916, fax (307)266-0568 or e-mail to This ad space could be yours. Call the advertising department at 26&O504 51 NEWCOMER family Funerai Home & Crematory A Tradition trf Cmng' Sunt W 710 L 2nd St 234-0234 You may leave your condolences on our website. www 'M0M4M006 utes WCEWDST. HUirjP&CWWCSTBI (307)266-2300 (307)266-1783 1jl2 ward to her annual distribution of Christmas candies that she made from scratch. She was the mother of three sons. KING She married Terry King on Nov. 15, 1996, in Las Vegas, Nev. She is survived by her husband and sons Chris and his wife, Jason and his wife and Steven; her father, Melvin of Pasco, Wash.; one sister; Diana Blaney of Mountain View and two brothers, Melvin Johnson of Salt Lake City, and Gary Johnson of Green River and seven grandchildren. Wyoming Gas Company and she cooked for the Greybull Rotary Club. She loved being a home-maker, taking care of her family and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed doing crafts, cooking, teaching Sunday school, playing cards and playing bingo and gardening. She loved making donuts and sharing them with the community. She made many quilts and gave them away. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Basin. Survivors include her loving husband of 62 years of Basin; six sons, Orville Riley of Townsend, Mont., Ken Riley of Rapid City, S.D., Bob Riley of Riverton, Bruce Riley of Kalispell, Mont., Don Riley of Basin and Jack Riley of Cheyenne; one daughter, Carolyn Lewis of Bristol, Va.; 13 grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, three sisters, Elenora Rice of Casper, Iva Carter of Midland, Texas and Lois Mer-ritt of Thermopolis and numerous nieces and nephews. Atwood Family Funeral Directors, Inc., is in charge of arrangements. daughters, Michele King and Shawna Todd Garner spent a great deal of time with him after his wife died. Michele and Gary Claborn provided care and comfort these last few years to make his time more peaceful with his dog, Buddy. Survivors include his granddaughters, his daughter, Oliveann Bjork; his son, Ray Todd Jr., numerous other grandchildren and greatgrandchildren, nieces and nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, a son, Jesse P. Todd and four brothers, William, Jim, John and Jesse. Rostad Mortuary of Rawlins is in charge of arrangements. DEATH NOTICE Catherine L Stoval CASPER Services are pending for longtime Casper resident Catherine L Stoval, 89, who died Oct 14, 2006, at Life Care Center. A complete obituary will be published later. 01223 Casper's only locally owned funeral service & Crematorium ustard's FwKraf Director and (.rcmatory 60O CY Ave Casper 234-7123 Mary Anne McCuuen Funeral Services for Mary Anne McCullen, 78. ere held yesterday at St Mark's Episcopal Church. Interment was in Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery. Carolyn Dolbare Funeral services for Carolyn Dolbare. 69. were yesterday at tte Church of Jesus Ctinst of Latter-day Saints. Interment was in Highland Cemetery. SfDftfY STONEWAU WlUJAMS Graveside services for infant Sidney Stonewall Williams were held yesterday m Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Alfred Walter Cochran Memorial services for Alfred Walter Cochran. 7a W be at ICrOO Wednesday m the chape at Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery Cremation has taen place. Ernestine Suwn Graveside services for Ernestine Suney. 93. be at 950 Thursday r H.iand Cenetey Cremation has taen place. David Ray Dunham CASPER - Services for David Ray Dunham, 40, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at First Church of the Nazarene with the Revs. Tom Lance and Ellis Kaster officiating. He died Oct. 11,2006, on Hat Six Road. He was born Feb. 15, 1966, in Marshalltown, Iowa, the son of David Mark Dunham and Gail (Yandell) Dunham. He was raised in Marshall-town and moved to Casper in 1976. In August 1993, he married Natalie Peters in Casper. He graduated from the dis-cipleship program at the Central Wyoming Rescue Mission. He enjoyed his children, hunting, fishing, camping, family and friends, church, watching movies and loved animals and boxing with his niece, Katie. He loved the outdoors, es- Philip Charles CASPER -Services for Philip Charles Lotz, 47, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, 2006, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Stake Center with Bishop Tony Rich officiating. Burial is today at 2 p.m., at Highland Cemetery and friends are welcome to attend if they so choose. He died Oct. 14, 2006, at home after vears of illness. He was born Nov. 13, 1958, in Indio, Calif., the son of Char-lene Cook Betkijian and Don Betkijian. He was raised in Petaluma, Calif. He married Trella Wardrip in Big Bear, Calif, on Aug. 30, 1989, and they moved to Casper in 1997. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, collecting coins, knives and guns. Catherine Winters Roskcroyb KEMMERER - Services for Catherine Elizabeth (Winters) Roskowyk, 98, will be held Friday, Oct. 20, 2006, at Crandall Funeral Home. A viewing will be held from 1 to 1:30 p.m., with services to follow. She died Oct. 14, 2006, in American Falls, Idaho, where she had lived in recent years. She was born Jan. 10, 1908, in Fossil, the fifth of 14 children of Fredrick and Elizabeth You're reading Wyoming's Only Statewide Newspaper! Journey ARTCORE 2006-07 plan on joining us! t Wednesday. October 18 7:30 p.m. John F. Welsh Auditorium, NCHS C-.s)oHsor A'O'U'C (.luinnel 14 The ARTCORE Photography Competition includes categories for traditional and digitally-altered photography. Call 265-1564 for information. Entry Deadline is January 15, 2007 4 del Arre Guitartistico in Mexico Citv While there, ' he was honored by Incoming the first foreign , virtuoso ever to join the star). Friday. November 3 7:30 p.m. Our Saviour's Lutheran Church SIJAiiiufy SJJ Vmr $ sutdeits - h-4 7i Ihtk S i J .- Parttw fund.ns is from the Vi'vorr.-.tiii A ( ..f(u i! thr-.tch ti-it ,,, t.ui"tt mt-tt Uinns hntntuwrn (jtmir.wn'x h"undiit: h hi a r U virtnivn avd XCfi penally the east side of Casper Mountain in the Smith Creek area. Survivors include his children, Matthew and Amanda of DUNHAM Iowa; his parents, a sister, Tammy Born-man of Casper; brother, Mark, of San Antonio, Texas; his wife of Casper; grandmother, Kay Yandell, two nieces, two nephews and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Ray Yandell and grandparents, Kenny and Lela Dunham. Memorials may be made to the Casper First Church of Nazarene Youth Group or to the Central Wyoming Rescue Mission. Lotz He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the National Rifle Association. Survivors 4 LOTZ include his wife of Casper; daughters, Kylea of Casper and Tonia of Palm Springs, Calif.; sons, Michael and Steven Lotz, both of Michigan and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his biological father, Theodore Lotz. Memorials may be made to the Humanitarian Relief Fund of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4395 Skyline Rd., Casper, WY 82604. Rawlings. She met and married Melvin Winters. They lived in Fossil and then moved to Dia-mondville, where they lived until his death. She was baptized a member of the LDS church on Nov. 14, 1954. Survivors include one sister, Frances Jiran of Colorado and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Ki ... 1 The Cantrelis Ihe Cantrelis have been bringing their unique sryle of acoustic music to a growing number of tans across the country since behnc their marriage in l')85. 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