Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

On Feb. 22, 2017, Frances Marie Smith, seeking no consent or reprieve, made her peace and released her spirit to the universe of the Almighty. She was an independent sort and had many interests, but caring for her loved ones was her top priority. She kept in touch with family and friends, wa…

Memorial services for Earl Eugene Kirschenman will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at Bethel Baptist Church, 1402 Harney St., with Pastor Nathan Sehi officiating.

A funeral service for Joseph David Barrett, 73, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at the United Church of Christ with Pastor Joe Bair officiating.

Earl Eugene Kirschenman, 77, of Laramie, died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at the Laramie Hospice House.