Powell, WY

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(July 2, 1935 - Oct. 20, 2014)

Penny Castle of Powell died at home on Oct. 20, 2014. She was 79.

She was born July 2, 1935, to Clark Pierce and Winnie Dabner in Billings.

Penny married Rod Castle on Dec. 27, 1954, in Billings. Over the years, the couple lived in Billings, Oconomowoc, Wisc., Rogers, Ark., and Powell.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed arts and crafts. Penny attended the Episcopal church.

Penny was an artist and taught tole painting and decorative painting. She was a member of the Decorative Painters Society.

Penny was preceded in death by her parents, sister Roxanne Strand and brother-in-law Charlie Strand.

She is survived by her husband of nearly 60 years, Rod Castle of Powell; son Curtis (Carol) Castle; daughter Debbie (Tim) Gile; brother Fred (Jean) Pierce; four grandsons Matt, Greg, Steven and Kyle; and great-grandchildren Nolan, Liam, Ambrose and Adelyn.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Thompson Funeral Home in Powell.
Cremation has taken place, and her ashes will be spread in Red Lodge, Mont.

Memorial donations can be sent to a charity of one’s choice in honor of Penny.

Thompson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.thompsonfuneral.net or to P.O. Box 807 Powell, WY, 82435.

(July 12, 1928 - Oct. 11, 2014)

On Oct. 11, 2014, in the serenity of the Spirit Mountain House in Cody, William “Bill” Dungan Lamdin Jr. drew his last breath, silencing his big, beautiful voice forever. He was 86.

Sonja Wenger of Boca Grande, Florida passed away at St Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN on February 23, 2014.

She was born November 12, 1937 on a farm in Lemond,  Minnesota to Orris and Aline Hanson.

(May 31, 1951 - Sept. 28, 2014)

Mario Locatelli — husband, father, grandfather — passed too soon on Sept. 28, 2014.  At the time of his death, Mario, 63, was surrounded by his turkeys and cat while working, as always, in his garden.

(July 3, 1955 - Sept. 27, 2014)

Tony Ray Walling, 59, died on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, due to complications of kidney cancer. He was at his home in Sanger, Texas, surrounded by his family.  

(Sept. 9, 1947 - Sept. 27, 2014)

Ronald Howard Nading was born Sept. 9, 1947, to Lyle and Patricia (Lange) Nading in Independence, Iowa.

Lee Charles Torgerson, 70, of Salina, Utah, died in Cody on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, surrounded by the love of his wife Catherine and his son Jason.

Cremation services are being held through Ballard Funeral Home.

March 21, 1929 - Oct. 14, 2014

Nona Belle Allen of Powell died Oct. 14, 2014, at Billings Clinic. She was 85.

(Aug. 17, 1934 - Oct. 13, 2014)

Jeanne Castberg’s earthly journey ended in Billings, Mont., on Oct. 13, 2014, when she was called to join her Lord. She was 80.

(Feb. 2, 1946 - Oct. 15, 2014)

Rocky Wayne Moore died at his home in Powell on Oct. 15, 2014, surrounded by family. He was 68.

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