Obits

Feb. 4, 1944–March 19, 2022 Gloria Jean Lachelt was born Feb. 4, 1944, in Glenwood, Pope County, Minnesota, to Walter Emil Lachelt and Julia Doris (Martin) Lachelt. She attended school in Minnesota until they moved to Provo, S.D. When her mother married Ted Birdsall they moved to Igloo, S.D. She...
Aug. 5, 1941–March 14, 2022 Della Jean Fordyce passed away March 14, 2022, in Newcastle, Wyo., following a brief illness.  Della was born Aug. 5, 1941, in Erie, Penn. She was the youngest of three children born to Richard and Edna (McCollough) Luhman. Richard was in the Army, so she and her family...
July 25, 1931–Feb. 27, 2022 Edith LaVerne (Wham) Shepherd passed away early Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022, at her home. Born July 25, 1931, to James D. and Marguerite (Peg West) Wham, Edith was a miracle baby considering the fact that during the pregnancy a uterine tumor was removed prior to her full-term...
May 4, 1947–Feb. 17, 2022 Allen Votroubek, 74, passed away Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022, in Newcastle. Services will be at a later date.  
July 25, 1931–Feb. 27, 2022  Edith Shepherd, 90, of Moorcroft, Wyo., passed away on Feb. 27, 2022. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday. March 11, at the First Presbyterian Church in Moorcroft. Burial will take place at Black Hills National Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. Arrangements are under the...
July 5, 1947–Feb. 27, 2022 John J. Kane III passed away Feb. 27, 2022, at Four Corners, Wyo. He was 74 years old. John was born July 5, 1947, to John J. Kane II (Jack) and Z. Helen Kane in Hot Springs, S.D. He graduated from Edgemont High School in 1966 and went on to graduate from South Dakota...
RONALD G. TRELOAR May 5, 1941–Feb. 14, 2022 Ronald G. Treloar, 80, of Custer, S.D., passed away Feb. 14, 2022, at his residence in Custer. Ronald was born May 5, 1941, in Custer to Waldo and Leona (Selby) Treloar. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps until his honorable discharge in 1963....
BRADFORD GLENN HOFLAND April 5, 1941–Feb. 12, 2022 Bradford Glenn Hofland, 80, Piedmont, S.D., passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 12, 2022, at his home in Piedmont. Brad was born in Bowman, N.D., April 5, 1941, to parents Glenn Hofland and Dorothy (Rose) Hofland. Brad lived on a farm outside of...
DORIS ‘DODE’ CONSTANCE (MOLSTAD) VOSS Jan. 27, 1922–Jan. 31, 2022 Doris “Dode” Constance (Molstad) Voss, who lived a gentle, loving, and thoughtful life always caring for others, passed away peacefully on Jan. 31, 2022, at Weston County Manor in Newcastle. Dode experienced 100 years of everything...
ELIZABETH FLORA (TOTH) CUMMINGS Feb. 28, 1920–Jan. 31, 2022 Elizabeth Flora (Toth) Cummings was born on the prairie north of Newcastle to Rose and John Toth on Feb. 28, 1920. She was 101 when she passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Weston County Manor. Elizabeth was a resident of Newcastle,...

News Letter Journal

News Letter Journal
14 W. Main St.
P.O. Box 40
Newcastle, WY 82701
Ph: (307) 746-2777
Fax: (307) 746-2660

Email Us

Facebook