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George (Moe) Radovich

(June 18, 2004)

George "Moe" Radovich, former University of Wyoming basketball great who went on to become head coach of the Cowboy basketball program, died Friday, June 18 in Las Vegas, Nev. at the age of 75.

Lenora M. Francisco

(June 18, 2004)

Memorial services were held Wednesday, June 23 at Ballard Funeral Home in Cody for Lenora M. Francisco, 77, who died Friday, June 18 at West Park Long Term Care Center in Cody.

Ella Larsen

(June 11, 2004)

Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 16 at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Powell for long-time Powell resident Ella Veara (Smith) Larsen, 78, who died Friday, June 11 at the Powell Valley Care Center.

Sherman (Gib) Staker

(June 10, 2004)

Memorial services were Saturday, June 12 at Miratsky-Easton Funeral home for Sherman (Gib) Staker, 75, who died Thursday, June 10 at the Powell Valley Healthcare Center after a long illness.

LaVergne (Vernie) Rea

(June 6, 2004)

Longtime Powell resident LaVergne "Vernie" Rea, 78, died Sunday, June 6 at Powell Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Perry Kay Slaughterbeck

(June 6, 2004)

A celebration of the life of Perry Kay (Perky) Slaughterbeck, 61, of the Woods Landing area west of Laramie, is scheduled Friday, June 11 at 1 p.m. at Montgomery-Stryker Funeral Home in Laramie.

Clinton Robert Brandon

(June 1, 2004)

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, June 5 at 10 a.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Powell for Clinton Robert Brandon, 67, who died peacefully Tuesday, June 1 after a courageous battle with stomach cancer.

Doris Jean Baxendale

(May 28, 2004)

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 1 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Lovell for Doris Jean Baxendale, who died peacefully, surrounded by her family on Friday, May 28 after a lengthy battle with respiratory failure. She was 73.

Elinor Catterall

(May 27, 2004)

Elinor Stine Catterall, a pioneer Wyoming schoolteacher and descendant of early settlers, died Thursday, May 27 at a Denver area nursing home. She was 88.

Mary Naomi Wilson Felix Pollet

(May 26, 2004)

Funeral services were Tuesday, June 1 at the Byron LDS Chapel for Mary Naomi Wilson Felix Pollet, 95, who died Wednesday, May 26 at Powell Valley Care Center.

Donald G. Matthews

(May 25, 2004)

Former Powell resident Donald G. Matthews, 79, died May 25 at the home of his daughter, Kathy, in Chandler, Ariz., after a short illness.

Michelle Marie Ray

(May 21, 2004)

Graveside services will be conducted Thursday, May 27, at Crown Hill Cemetery in Powell for Michelle Marie (Mitzie) Ray, who died at her Powell home on Friday, May 21. She was 48.

Clara Elizabeth Bessler

(May 21, 2004)

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, May 21 at St. Barbara's Catholic Church for Clara Elizabeth (Gregory) Bessler, 96, who died Sunday, May 16 in Powell.

Jeannette M. Lee

(May 20, 2004)

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, May 20 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara's Catholic Church for Jeannette M. Lee, 86, who died Wednesday evening, May 12 at the Powell Valley Care Center, hospice care unit.

Tami Melinda Brech

(May 18, 2004)

Funeral services for Tami Melinda (Fischer) Brech, 30, who died Tuesday, May 18 at her home in Tucson, Ariz., will be conducted Wednesday, May 26 at 4 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Powell. Visitation will be today (Tuesday) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery following Wednesday services.

Lillian Takeuchi

(May 17, 2004)

Former Powell resident Hatsue (Lillian) Takeuchi, 94, died Tuesday, May 17 in San Jose, Calif.

She moved from Powell to San Jose in 1970. She is survived by two sons, Stan Takeuchi in Upland, Calif., and Richard Takeuchi in San Jose.

Bob Frisby

(May 15, 2004)

Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 20 at the United Methodist Church in Cody for former Park County state legislator, Bob Frisby, who died peacefully Saturday, May 15, surrounded by his family at The Heartland in Powell, where he had been living for the past two years.

Barbara Lataine Sayer

(May 13, 2004)

Memorial services were held Tuesday in Lordsburg, N.M., for Powell native Barbara Lataine Sayer, 81, who died Thursday, May 13 at Gila Regional Medical Center.

Walter Stanley House

(May 12, 2004)

Funeral services will be conducted today (Tuesday, May 18) at 10 a.m. in the LDS Stake Center in Lovell for Walter Stanley House of Powell, who died Wednesday, May 12 in the Salt Lake City, Utah, VA Hospital after a valiant fight with cancer.

Leona Mae Krause

(May 12, 2004)

Memorial services for Leona Mae Krause, 86, who died May 12 in Colorado Springs, Colo., are planned for Wednesday, June 2 at 11 a.m. at Union Presbyterian Church in Powell. She died peacefully at the Pikes Peak Care Center where she had moved a month before to be near her family.

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