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Aug. 23, 1940—Jan. 5, 2023 Funeral services for Ronald Lee “Ron” Mills, 82, will be held Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, at 2 p.m. at the Newcastle High School Crouch Auditorium in Newcastle, Wyo. A community reception will follow at the school commons. Ron passed peacefully Jan. 5 with his son, Craig, at…
Dec. 12, 1935–Dec. 28, 2022 Lyle Harry Ackley passed peacefully Dec. 28, 2022, at Mondell Heights in Newcastle, Wyo. He was born Dec. 12, 1935, to Calvin Ackley and Opal (Boyd) Ackley in Newcastle.  Lyle is survived by his daughters, Dawn (Ackley) Borghesi (Jeff Palazzo), Kristin McDonnell (Kevin…
NEWCASTLE CITY COUNCIL CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS MINUTES Tuesday, January 3, 2023   Council President Don Steveson called this regular meeting of the Newcastle City Council to order at 7:00 p.m. Those present were Council members Don Steveson, Ann McColley, Tyrel Owens, newly elected members Tom Voss…
NOTICE OF FILING AN APPLICATION FOR BRANCH OFFICE   Notice is hereby given that the First Northern Bank of Wyoming of Buffalo, Wyoming has filed with Commissioner Jeremiah Bishop of the State of Wyoming, Department of Audit, Division of Banking, an application to establish a branch office at 24…
Nov. 12, 1953–Jan. 9, 2023 Lilani “Loni” Stumpff, lifelong resident of Logan County, Colo., 69, was called home to her Lord and Savior on Jan. 9, 2023, in Newcastle, Wyo., at home, due to complications from lung disease.  Graveside services will be held on Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in…
PEGGY MARIE CORNELISON COOL FRANKLIN May 24, 1931–Dec. 16, 2022 Funeral services for Peggy Franklin, 91, will be held Jan. 14 at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Newcastle. She passed peacefully Dec. 16, 2022, with her daughter Teena at her side. Peggy Marie Cornelison Cool Franklin was…
ALBERT ‘TOM’ THOMAS ROTHLEUTNER March 15, 1936–Dec. 25, 2022 Albert “Tom” Thomas Rothleutner was born March 15, 1936, to Albert and Helen Rothleutner in Douglas, Wyo. He moved to a ranch near Dewey, S.D., at an early age and worked it with his parents, brothers and sister.  He graduated from high…
ORDINANCE NO. 6, SERIES 2022   AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CITY OF NEWCASTLE ZONING ORDINANCE NO. 13 SERIES 1985 AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE   BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF NEWCASTLE, WESTON COUNTY, WYOMING, ORDINANCE NO. 13 SERIES 1985 IS HEREBY AMENDED AS FOLLOWS:  …
Paul Marshall Kipper, 71, fun-loving family man and long-form conversationalist, died on Dec. 11, 2022, at 7:15 p.m., was momentarily resuscitated by true love’s kiss, then departed this world for good at 7:17 p.m.  Paul married his college sweetheart, Bonnie, 50 years ago. He was later surprised…
Dec. 31, 1934–Dec. 16, 2022 Freida Lincoln, 87, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ after a short illness at Weston County Health Services in Newcastle, Wyo. Freida was born the youngest of six children to Roy and Gladys Cummings of Monroe, Wash. She graduated from Monroe High School then worked…
Nov. 8, 1948–Dec. 17, 2022 Lawrence “Larry” Patz passed peacefully at the Fort Meade VA Medical Center at Sturgis, S.D., on Dec. 17, 2022, after a long and trying health issue. Larry was born on Nov. 8, 1948, to Albert and Ella Patz in Pound, Wisc. He attended school there and graduated in 1966.…
Feb. 13, 1955–Nov. 11, 2022 Andrew N. Mitich was born on Feb. 13, 1955, to Pauline (Phillips) and Alex Mitich in Newcastle, Wyo. He graduated from Newcastle High School in 1974. While there, he played the trumpet in band, was in choir, played football, and was in one school play. Andy played the…
Oct. 1973–Nov. 10, 2022 Gerd Gustav Achenbach passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 10, 2022, at home in Newcastle, Wyo. He was born October 1973, in Toledo, Ohio, to Ronald and Renate (Reich) Achenbach. He enjoyed his job and the people he worked with at PAR Pacific in Newcastle. Gerd spent his summers…
May 7, 1941–Nov. 7, 2022 Patrick Henry Brennan III, 81, of Newcastle, Wyo., passed away early Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, at Weston County Health Services, after a brief battle with angiosarcoma liver cancer. He spent his final days with his family, eating meals together, watching sports, telling jokes,…
April 5, 1932–Oct. 25, 2022 Robert Edward Kleinfeldt, 90, was a loving husband to Bernadine for 63 years, a caring father to Gary, Susan, Stephen, and Eric. He was proud to have nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Mr. Kleinfeldt was born on April 5, 1932, in Bronx, New York, to Otto and…
Oct. 16, 1938–Nov. 20, 2022 Nancy Mae (Roswadovski) Williams was born in Sheridan, Wyo., on Oct. 16, 1938. She entered Heaven’s gates on Nov. 20, 2022.  Nancy was the daughter to Mildred (Mates) and Stanley Roswadovski. She was the youngest of five children. In June 1955, she married the love of…
Oct. 1, 1926–Nov. 14, 2022 Funeral services for Ruby Schlup, 96, of Sundance, Wyo., will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Walker Funeral Home, 410 S. Medical Arts Court, Gillette, Wyo., with Pastor George Keralis officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 21,  at Walker…
Sept. 1, 1945–Nov. 7, 2022 JoAnn Hawk was born in Newcastle, Wyo., to Roy and Beulah Cool on Sept. 1, 1945. JoAnn was the youngest of seven children. She graduated high school with the class of 1962. She married her first husband, Bill Wrage, a year or two after graduation and had two children, a…
MARLYN JOSEPH HOFFMAN May 8, 1937–Nov 2, 2022 Marlyn passed away at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Hot Springs, S.D., from cancer.  Marlyn was born in Faith, S.D., to John and Gertrude (Moelter) Hoffmann. He attended Faith schools. His work ethic started at a young age, not in the…
April 14, 1938–Nov. 6, 2022 Genevieve Anne Ellis, age 84, passed away Nov. 6, 2022, at Monument Health in Rapid City, S.D., with her sons by her side. Gen was born in Newcastle, Wyo., on April 14, 1938, to Stanley II and Mabel (Elliott) Pzinski. She spent her childhood on the family ranch, being…
Oct. 27, 1949–Oct. 26, 2022 Charles James “Jim” McLeland, of Gillette, Wyo., passed away at age 72 on Oct. 26, 2022, at UC Health Anschutz Medical Center in Aurora, Colo. Jim was born on Oct. 27, 1949, in Hot Springs, S.D. His father, Charles Murel “Mac” McLeland, and his mother, Florence Francis “…
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