Stephen Kent Cate

Stephen Kent Cate was born June 6, 1946 in Thermopolis, Wyo. He passed away peacefully in Hawthorne on Feb. 13, 2017 at the age of 70. Steve was a resident of Mina for 47 years; he was involved in the mining industry for 35 years. Steve served in the Army during the Vietnam War. Steve… [More…]

Mildred Louise Pierce Springer

Mildred Louise Pierce Springer[/caption]Mildred Louise Pierce Springer of Atlanta, Ga. died March 3, 2017 unexpectedly yet peacefully at the age of 88.  She was preceded in death by her husband: Harry Eugene Springer and is survived by her brother: John Pierce, sister: Doris Eckert and son: Jess Springer.  Mildred graduated from South Huntington High School… [More…]

Steven McNeil Hammond

Steven McNeil Hammond, age 38, passed away of natural causes on April 2 at Wyoming Medical Center. He was a husband, a son, a brother, an uncle, a cousin, a nephew and a friend. He was a fighter, protector, warrior and jester when it came to his family and friends. There is nothing he would… [More…]

Donna ‘Mamo’ Sue Shramek 

(Feb. 25, 1948 – April 2, 2017) Donna Sue Shramek, 69, passed from this world into the tender arms of Jesus April 2, 2017. She was born Feb. 25, 1948 in Marion, Kansas the daughter of Leonard and Elva Holub. Donna grew up in Marion, Kansas, a sensitive young girl with a surprising stubborn streak.… [More…]

Robert John Skvarna

Nov. 29, 1953 – Jan. 28, 2017 Robert was born in Downey, Calif. and passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was a resident of Hawthorne for twenty five years and was employed at the Army-Navy Ammunition Storage Depot. He is survived by his daughter, Kelly in Southern Calif., Robert in Oregon, Kevin… [More…]

Lena Mae Mort

Lena Mae Mort passed away April 3 at Mt. Grant General Hospital. Services will be held Monday, April 10 with viewing at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 8th and C Streets in Hawthorne. Funeral begins at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the Churchill County Cemetery in Fallon. A full obituary to follow in… [More…]

Richard P. Pine

A memorial service will be held at the American Legion on Friday, April 3, at 1 p.m. for Richard Pine. Richard passed away at home on March 24. He was born Feb. 15, 1953 in Wisconsin. He graduated from Mineral County High School and attended college in Reno. Upon retiring from D.O.D. he returned to… [More…]

Lavon Kintz

Lavon Kintz of Hawthorne died March 27 at Mount Grant Hospital at the age of 87. She was born May 14, 1929 in Lodge Pole, Neb. to Glenn and Grace Rodgers. She attended school in Lodge Pole. On June 24, 1948 Lavon married Donald V. Kintz. They lived at the Sioux Army Depot until September… [More…]

Delbert K. Cornella

Delbert K. (Del) Cornella, 84, and a resident of Hawthorne and Walker Lake for the past 52 years, died Friday, March 17, 2017 at Mt. Grant General Hospital. Del was born in Mitchell, S.D., to Rudolph K. and Florence (Wallis) Cornella on Jan20, 1933, and grew up on his family’s ranch near Buffalo, S.D. Del… [More…]

Richard H. Stromatt

Richard H. Stromatt was  born in Quincy, Calif. in December of 1941.  He died on March 9, 2017 in Greeneville, Tenn. after a long illness. He is survived by his wife, Janice Stromatt of Greeneville, Tenn.; his step-son, Kurt (Christina) Wells of Severence, Colo. and a step-daughter Deana (Mark) Morell of Mobile, Ala.    He… [More…]