(Gillette, Wyo.) To honor the memories of our loved ones who have passed on, County 17 offers free obituary services to the community. Recent passings include:
- June 8, 2019 Funeral services for Alan McLaurin will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Gillette Memorial Chapel, interment to follow at Rozet Cemetery. Visitation will take place two hours prior to services from noon to 2 p.m., at Gillette Memorial Chapel. Alan Steward McLaurin, 77, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at his home ... Continue reading
- June 5, 2019 Funeral service for Bobbie “Bob” Cooper will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 7, 2019, at Walker Funeral Home, with visitation from noon to 2 p.m. Bobbie Gene Cooper, 87, of Gillette, Wyoming, passed away Sunday June 2, 2019. Bob was born in Wray, Colorado, Sept. 5, 1931, the oldest of four children to David and ... Continue reading
- June 3, 2019 Ivan M. “Toddy” McCann, 91, died early Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Close to Home Hospice, surrounded by his loving wife and partner of 53 years, Roberta McCann, and his three sons. Toddy was born Feb. 19, 1928, to Bede and Lela McCann, in Creston, Iowa. The McCanns were one of the pioneer families of Gillette, and ... Continue reading
We know that it is difficult to sum the life of a loved one into a few short paragraphs and, in consideration of this difficulty and the desire to pay tribute to those who pass, it is our pleasure to accept submissions of any reasonable length. Obituaries on County 17 can also include up to five (5) high-resolution photos (which should be submitted along with the obituary). Submissions can be forwarded to email@example.com.