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Thomas N. Bennion

(Sept. 12, 1930 - June 25, 2016)

Thomas N. Bennion of Billings died Saturday, June 25, 2016, in the peace and quiet of his own home.

(Oct. 14, 1928 - June 26, 2016)

Lora “Jeanette” (Lutz) Ryles, 87, of Livingston, Montana, passed away Sunday, June 26th, 2016, at The Diamond K Lodge. A Funeral Service will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, June 30th, at American Lutheran Church (129 South F St, Livingston). Viewing and visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the Church. A reception will follow the service at the church. Graveside committal and burial will be held at Crown Hill Cemetery in Powell, Wyoming on Friday, July, 1st at Noon.

Jay Sump

Jay Sump, a 20-year resident of Byron, died on June 22, 2016, in Billings after a short battle with cancer. He was 53.

Kelly J. Riggs

(July 10, 1967 - June 25, 2016)

Kelly J. Riggs died June 25, 2016. He was 48.

Donald Stanley (Don) Davidson

(Aug. 7, 1923 - June 23, 2016)

Funeral services for Donald Stanley (Don) Davidson, 92, who died Thursday, June 23 at West Park Hospital in Cody, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 29 at the First United Methodist Church in Powell.

Wanda Olive Riker

(Nov. 4, 1932 - June 23, 2016)

Wanda Olive Riker, 83, died on June 23, 2016, at the Powell Valley Care Center. She was born on Nov. 4, 1932, in Dallas to Alice and David McCullough. She was their only child. 

(Oct. 15, 1947 - June 22, 2016)

Onesimo “Joe” Contreraz Zarate died on June 22, 2016, in Byron surrounded by his family. He was born on Oct. 15, 1947, in La Grulla, Texas, to Heriberto Contreraz and Hortencia Zarate. He was raised by his grandmother, Catarina Zarate and Lupe and Tola Rameriz. He married the love of his life, Joyce Ann Watts in 1970.  

Robert Grater

Robert (Bob) Grater, 76, of Powell died at the Powell Valley Healthcare ER.

Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at a later date.

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