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Ronald Lloyd Ohman

(Oct. 20, 1939 - Sept. 30, 2016)

Ronald Lloyd Ohman, fondly known as “Doc” by his patients and friends, passed away suddenly in his home in his favorite chair. He was 76.

Orville ‘Big O’ Burger

(March 30, 1939 - Sept. 28, 2016)

Orville “Big O” Burger of Powell, loved by many, died Sept. 28, 2016, at the age of 77 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings. Born on March 30, 1939, in Powell, he spent his childhood in Powell, and after graduation from Powell High School, entered the U.S. Navy where he spent four years. Big O was always very proud of his military service.

SinClair Orendorff

(April 17, 1924 - Sept. 27, 2016)

On Sept. 27, 2016, SinClair Orendorff died of old age. When last seen he was still climbing. You can ask him what that means when next you see him.

Linda Marie Ruskowsky

(July 17, 1949 - Sept. 22, 2016)

Linda Marie Ruskowsky, 67, of Cody, died Thursday Sept. 22, 2016, at Spirit Mountain Hospice House with her family by her side after fighting a courageous battle with cancer.

Brenda Ann (Guthrie) Hewitt

(Sept. 18, 1957 - Sept. 24, 2016)

Brenda Ann (Guthrie) Hewitt, 59, of Casper, died on Sept. 24, 2016, after years of debilitating health issues.

Floyd Robert ‘Bob’ Bales

(Feb. 1, 1937 - Sept. 18, 2016)

Bob Bales, 79, of Cody, died peacefully at home Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, with his wife and children by his side after fighting a courageous battle with cancer.

W.R. ‘Bob’ Fordham

(May 16, 1924 - Sept. 18, 2016)

Dr. W.R. (Bob) Fordham left this earth and joined Jesus, family and friends in heaven, Sept. 18, 2016, at Powell Valley Hospital. He was surrounded by his loving family.

Allen D. Shanafelt

(Jan. 18, 1950 - Sept. 10, 2016)

Allen D. Shanafelt, 66, died at home on Sept. 10, 2016, with his beloved wife Lynne by his side.

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