Category: Obituaries

Robert LaVerne Leavitt

June 23, 1934 – Nov. 16, 2014 Funeral services for Shell native Robert LaVerne Leavitt of Billings, Mont., were held Nov. 19, at Morning Star Senior Living in Billings. Robert, 80, died Nov. 16 of pulmonary fibrosis. He was born

Sharon Lee Rudy Hansen

March 7, 1946 – Nov. 16, 2014 A celebration of the life of Sharon Lee Rudy Hansen will be held Saturday, Nov. 22, at 2 p.m. at the Eagles Club in Basin. Sharon, 68, died Nov. 16 at her home

Carl Earl Kaiser

July 16, 1939 – Nov. 14, 2014 A graveside funeral service for Carl Earl Kaiser was held Nov. 19 at Mount View Cemetery in Basin. Carl, 75, died Nov. 14 at South Big Horn County Critical Access Hospital. Carl was

Mary Elizabeth Shelledy

July 19, 1918 – Oct. 26, 2014 A funeral Mass for longtime Greybull resident Mary Elizabeth Shelledy will be held Saturday, Dec. 6, at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mary, 96, died Oct. 26 at Touchmark on South

Russell Warren Hoff

May 21, 1921 – October 22, 2014 Russell Warren Hoff, 93, son of Conrad C. and Pauline Beisel Hoff, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 of natural causes. He was born May 21, 1921 in Scottsbluff, Neb. During his early years,

Donald Dalley Winters

Nov. 23, 1916 – Oct. 31, 2014 Funeral services for Donald Dalley Winters of Otto will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, at 10 a.m. at the LDS Chapel in Burlington. Donald, 97, died Oct. 31, at his home. He was

Phern May Wardell

March 30, 1923 – Oct. 29, 2014 Funeral services for Phern May Wardell of Lovell were held Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the LDS Stake in Lovell. Phern, 91, died Oct. 29, at New Horizon’s Care Center in Lovell. She and

Thomas John Waite

May 10, 1949 – Oct. 28, 2014 Funeral services for former Basin resident Thomas John Waite of Livingston, Mont., were held Nov. 4 at St. Philip‘s Catholic Church in Basin. Tom, 64, died at his home in Livingston on Oct.

Richard Donald “Dick” Taylor

Oct. 8, 1938 – Oct. 28, 2014 Richard Donald “Dick” Taylor died at his home in Basin on Oct. 28. He was born Oct. 8, 1938, in Portland, Ore., the son of Donald Paul Taylor and Helen Maurine Webster. In

George W. Rodgers

George died on October 21, 2014. He wrote this obituary himself, just after he died. Just kidding, of course, about that last part. Most folks believe there will be a life after death in some sort of paradise. I hope