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Dwayne Virgil Trees

(March 3, 2004)

A former Powell resident, Dwayne Virgil Trees, died Wednesday, March 3 at the Wyoming Retirement Center in Basin. He was 94.

Marilyn Blair-Proffitt

(March 3, 2004)

Memorial services will be Wednesday, March 10 at 3 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church in Cody for Marilyn Blair-Proffitt, 58, Powell, who died Wednesday, March 3 in Omaha, Neb., of a complicated illness.

Darwin Henrichs

(March 2, 2004)

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 6 at 10 a.m. at Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home in Powell for Darwin (Pinky) Henrichs, 62, who died peacefully at Clark Tuesday, March 2.

Hazel Welch

(Feb. 28, 2004)

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 4 at 1 p.m. at the Cowley LDS Chapel for Hazel Tebbs Welch, 95, who died Saturday, Feb. 28 in the Powell Nursing Home.

Helen V. Tighe

(Feb. 27, 2004)

Helen V. Tighe, 82, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, died Friday, Feb. 27, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center of natural causes. She was born March 29, 1921, in Gebo Wyo., to John R. Budovich and Agnes Patik-Budovich. She was raised and attended Glenrock Public Schools, graduating from Glenrock High School in 1938.

Ruby G. Edwards

(Feb. 26, 2004)

Ruby G. Edwards, 99, of the Powell Nursing Home, formerly of Farmerville, La., died Thursday, Feb. 26.

Paul Roberts

(Feb. 22, 2004)

Paul Roberts, 88, of Pryor Creek, Mont., died Sunday, Feb. 22 at home of natural causes during his afternoon nap.

Buddy Charles Champagne Jr.

(Feb. 22, 2004)

Funeral services were held Feb. 27 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Stake Center in Cody for Buddy Charles Champagne Jr., 52, who died Feb. 22 at North Big Horn Hospital in Lovell from complications of Multiple Sclerosis and diabetes.

Dixie D. McClure

(Feb. 22, 2004)

Word has been received of the Feb. 22 death of a former Powell resident, Dixie Doris McClure, 77.

Wanda Adeline Groves

(Feb. 22, 2004)

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. today (Tuesday) at First Baptist Church in Powell for Wanda Adeline Groves, 81, who died Sunday, Feb. 22 at the Powell Hospital. The Rev. Jesse Sauskojus will officiate at services. Burial will be in Willow Springs, Mo., where there will be a graveside service Friday, Feb. 27 at 10 a.m.

Norman (Pete) Wood

(Feb. 21, 2004)

Norman L. (Pete) Wood, long-time resident of Powell, died Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Powell Valley Care Center. He was 94.

Jim Steffen

(Feb. 16, 2004)

Former Frannie resident, Jim Steffen, 60, died Feb. 16 in Hermiston, Ore., after a brief illness. He had a great love for life and enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his friends.

Joe H. Toland

(Feb. 15, 2004)

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, Feb. 20 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Sheridan for former Powell resident, Joe H. Toland, 81. He died Sunday, Feb. 15 at Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

Pauline (Wright) Nelson

(Feb. 13, 2004)

Pauline (Wright) Nelson died Friday, Feb. 13 in Cupertino, Calif., after a long illness. She was 92.

Vina Lee Madsen

(Feb. 12, 2004)

A former resident of the Powell area farming community, Vina Lee Madsen, died Thursday, Feb. 12 in Yakima, Wash. She was 81. She was born in Lovell Dec. 18, 1923. She and her husband, Harold Madsen, were long-time residents of rural Powell.

Eva (Mimi) Lennon

(Feb. 9, 2004)

Funeral services for Eva "Mimi" Lennon, 99, will be conducted Friday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. at the Wier Funeral Chapel in Roundup, Mont.

Roberta Biggs

(Feb. 8, 2004)

Roberta Biggs, 82, died at Memorial Health Center, Extended Care in Sidney, Nebr., on Sunday, Feb. 8. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Sidney with Father Jim Novakowski officiating.

Edith Mae Taylor

(Feb. 4, 2004)

Funeral services were conducted Saturday at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Powell for Edith Mae Taylor, 72, who died Wednesday, Feb. 4 at her home south of Powell.

Darrell L. Yonts

(Feb. 1, 2004)

Funeral services for Basin resident, Darrell Leon Yonts, 82, will be conducted Friday, Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. at the First Southern Baptist Church in Powell. Mr. Yonts died Sunday, Feb. 1 at the Wyoming Retirement Center in Basin.

Midge Knapp

(Jan. 29, 2004)

Former Park County Treasurer Agnes "Midge" Knapp of Cody died Thursday, Jan. 29 after a long illness. She was 67.

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