Glen L. Bertrand Age 82 of Sheridan, WY
Died Wednesday, April 11, 2001, in Sheridan Manor
Born October 18, 1918, in Metropolis, Illinois
Parents - Roscoe & Julia (Harden) Bertrand
His family moved to Sheridan when he was an infant. During his adult years he worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps as a reforester. He served in the U.S. Navy. He owned and operated a Texaco Station on Main St.; Glen's Trailer Court on N. Main and Trailer Village on S. Sheridan Ave.. His last employment was driving truck for Decker Coal where he retired. Glen was an avid outdoorsman and 50 year member of Elks Lodge #520. He was proud of having the first social security number issued in Sheridan County.
Preceded in death by his first wife Ida Barber, second wife Pauline Eckerman Brohard and son William Bertrand.
STEP DAUGHTERS - Terriann B. Wilker, Colorado Springs, CO
Diane Fallness, Missoula, MT
Pamela Tullis, Orlando, FL
STEP SON - John Brohard, Aspers, PA
GRANDCHILDREN - William Bertrand, Jr. and Robin Bertrand
MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE 10:00AM ON MONDAY FROM TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH.
ARRANGEMENTS ARE WITH CHAMPION FERRIES FUNERAL HOME.
Memorials may benefit Sheridan Manor.
Danny Gordon Blackley, born November 4, 1951, in Great Falls, Montana, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2001, at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.
Danny attended school in Cascade, Montana, through his junior year, and graduated from Tongue River High School in 1970. His greatest loves were fishing, camping, and the ocean. He was also a great woodworker and liked working with leather. Danny lived many places and saw most of the United States, but he always came home to Sheridan. Danny worked for Scheckla Trucking prior to his death.
Danny is survived by his parents, Marelyn and Paul Blackley of Sheridan, Wyoming; one son, Nathan Blackley of Eugene, Oregon; one sister, Zella Short and husband Steve of Blackhawk, South Dakota; one brother, Mark and wife Sue of Fort Davis, Texas; one nephew, Ryan Short; two nieces, Amy Blackley and Amanda Short; and numerous aunts and uncles.
A visitation will be held 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2001, at Kane Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2001, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Big Horn, Wyoming, with Pastor Stephen Anderson officiating. A reception will follow the service at the Big Horn Women=s Club. Kane Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the Big Horn Historical Society or the Mount Hope Cemetery in care of Delphine Toner, First Interstate Bank, P.O. Box 2007, Sheridan, WY, 82801.
Isable D. Blaney Age 83 of Sheridan, WY
Died Monday, April 23, 2001, in Westview Health Care Center, Sheridan
Born October 26, 1917, in Big Horn, WY
Parents - Fred & Ella (Townsend) Kusel
She grew up and attended school in Big Horn. She married Dan Blaney, Sr. on August 27, 1936, in Sheridan. They ranched on Soldier Creek and then on several other ranches until they retired and lived south of Sheridan. Mr. Blaney died in 1990. She moved into Sheridan in 1998. She enjoyed raising horses and growing flowers.
She was preceded in death by her two brothers Fred and Art Kusel.
SON - Dan Blaney, Jr., Sheridan
7 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN
NUMEROUS NIECES AND NEPHEWS
AT HER REQUEST, NO SERVICES WILL BE HELD. ARRANGEMENTS ARE WITH CHAMPION FERRIES FUNERAL HOME.
Wilbur J. Boston Age 70 of Sheridan, WY
Died Saturday, June 30, 2001, in Deaconess Hospital, Billings, MT
Born August 25, 1929, in Cresbard, D. Dakota
Parents – John & Mabel (Poffenbarger) Boston
The family moved to Sturgis, SD, where he grew up and graduated high school. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After the service, he returned to Sturgis where he married Martha Holt on May 11, 1957. He worked for the V.A. Medical Center in Sturgis until he transferred to Sheridan in 1959. He retired in December 1985. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene. He enjoyed woodworking, hunting, fishing, camping, reading and playing with his dog “Dakota”. He loved his grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one brother and one sister.
WIFE – Martha Boston, Sheridan
DAUGHTERS – Kristie Marquess, Billings, MT
Kathy Boston, Boise, ID
BROTHERS – Dean Boston, Coeur d’Alene, ID
Robert Boston, Spokane, WA
MEMORIALS SERVICE WILL BE 10:00AM ON TUESDAY (JULY 3RD) FROM CHAMPION FERRIES FUNERAL HOME WITH THE REV. ARTHUR MAENDL OFFICIATING.
Memorials may benefit the Church of the Nazarene
George F. Boyko, 77, of Sheridan, passed away at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County on Wednesday, June 27, 2001.
Mr. Boyko was born on March 25, 1924, in Kooi, Wyoming, to Frank and Mary (Wotla) Boyko.
Mr. Boyko is survived by his wife Virginia of Sheridan; three children, Bobbie Handyside and husband Dan of Allen, Texas, Tony Boyko and wife Jill of Laurel, Montana, and Rick Boyko of Lake Charles, Louisiana; four grandchildren, Jamie Good and husband Greg of Boulder, Colorado, Josh Handyside of Allen, Texas, and Sarah and Heather Boyko of Laurel, Montana; three sisters Mary Roberts of Sheridan, Wyoming, Ida Nussbacher of Big Horn, Wyoming, and Lois Etchechaury of Sheridan, Wyoming; and two brothers Frank Boyko of Sheridan, Wyoming and Joe Boyko of Worland, Wyoming.
Vigil services will be held at Kane Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 2, 2001. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 3, 2001, at Holy Name Catholic Church with Monsignor Eugene Sullivan officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery. Kane Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the donor=s choice in care of Kay Roush, First Federal Savings Bank, P.O. Box 6007, Sheridan, WY 82801.
Dorsey Lee Brisch, Jr. Age 62, of Sheridan, WY.
Died Friday, June 29, 2001, at his Sheridan home.
Born February 28, 1939, in St. Louis, MO.
Parents - Dorsey & Anna (Sanders) Brisch
The family moved to Wyoming when he was a child and he attended schools in Hanna, WY. He served in the U.S. Navy. He married Marjorie Annette Brewer in Hanna on August 4, 1962. They moved to California where he was a Highway Patrolman and then later worked for IBM in service repair in California & Wyoming until he retired. After he retired, he continued to work for IBM as a consultant. He enjoyed sailing, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling, hunting, and loved his grandchildren. He loved to be a part of life in general, and was a loving Dad and Grandfather. He belonged to the National Rifle Association, the Sailing Association, and was a member of the Alcova Yacht Club.
Preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Annette Brisch, his father, Dorsey Lee Brisch, Sr., and his mother Anna Mary Brisch.
SONS- David Lee Brisch, Sheridan
Jeff Brisch, Sheridan
DAUGHTERS-Gina Brisch, Sheridan
Julie Ann Brisch, Gillette
4 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN
BROTHER- Art Brisch, Littleton, CO.
SISTERS- Sharon Campbell, Lander, WY.
Charlotte McCollough, Laramie, WY.
MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE 2:00PM ON FRIDAY (JULY 6TH) FROM ST. PETER'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH WITH KEVIN JONES OFFICIATING. ARRANGEMENTS ARE WITH CHAMPION FERRIES FUNERAL HOME.
Memorials may benefit the MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION, % Delphine Toner, 1st Interstate Bank, Box 2007, Sheridan, WY 82801
HELEN B. BUCKLEY
1910 - 2001
Helen B. Buckley, age 90 of Sheridan, WY, died Monday, April 16, 2001, in Westview Health Care Center, Sheridan.
Viewing will be 9:00am until 5:00pm on Tuesday with funeral service at 10:00am on Wednesday from Champion Ferries Funeral Home with the Rev. Douglas Goodwin officiating. Interment will be in Sheridan Elks Cemetery.
Mrs. Buckley was born on May 19, 1910, in Putnam County, Unionville, Missouri to Ernest L. & Evah (Caffrin) Hobbs. Helen graduated from Normal Training in 1928 and began her teaching career, which lasted 20 years. She taught Home School in Dist. 42 one year 1928-1929, Cadiz School for two terms, Buffalo Creek School for two terms, Ulm School in 1934-1935 and the Pine Butte School for 14 years.
Helen married Charles Philip Buckley on October 13, 1934, in Billings, MT. They made their home in the Decker, MT, area until retirement in 1973, when they moved to Sheridan. In addition to teaching, Helen loved toole painting, crafts of many kinds, country living raising chickens, reading, crocheting and homemaking. She was a very caring person with a special love
for the grandchildren.
Helen is survived by son Thomas L Buckley and wife Annette of Sheridan; grandson Sam Buckley and wife Rosie of Sheridan, granddaughter Sue Destefano and husband Rich of Sheridan, grandchildren Brent Destefano and Samantha Buckley, step grandchildren Bernard Connolly, Cathy and Irv Bard, step great grandchildren Jason McGill and Shandra McGill, sisters
Betty Carlton of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Merna Gorman of Banner, WY and several nieces and nephews. Helen was preceded in death by her husband Phil on November 12, 1981, one sister and one great grandson, Eric Destefano.
Memorials may benefit the Rain Kids, in care of Delphine Toner, First Interstate Bank, Box 2007, Sheridan, WY 82801