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Obituaries: Petersen, Schneider, Santistevan

Bonnie Jean Petersen

CASPER, Wyo. –

Bonnie Jean Petersen, 70, of Casper, Wyoming passed away Monday, June 1, 2020 at her home in Casper, WY. She was born April 9, 1950 in Sharon, ND to George Hagle and Donna (Bill) Hoffhine.  

Bonnie was a beautiful loving kind soul she will dearly missed by all of her friends and family, she never met a stranger and showed her kindness by being the peacemaker of the family. Bonnie was a loving wife to Pete. They would be celebrating 22 years together in August, he will forever miss his true other half. Bonnie lived to love her three children and continued to be friends with the kids father and stepmother(mom) Larry and Susie Nicholson.  

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She worked numerous places throughout her life and was loved by everyone who met her. She began her career at Moonlight, Paradise Valley Country Club, Horseshoe Bar and retired from Bi-rite. She was so proud to continue her education and accomplished receiving her GED from Casper College May 18, 2001. Bonnie was an avid football fan and loved her Broncos. She mostly enjoyed gambling trips with her family.

She preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Barbara Gehrett and Beverly Bryan; and one brother, Darrell Hagle.

She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Pete; children, Dawn Foreman, Larry (Vicky) Nicholson, and Lori (Todd) Martin; Stepchildren, Kaye Petersen and David (Nancy) Petersen; grandchildren, J.R. Foreman, Christopher (Brooke) Martin, Stephanie Martin, Misty Martin, Thomas (Katie) Nicholson, Charles Nicholson, and Mike Petersen; numerous great grandchildren; siblings, Dean (Renita) Hagle, Beth Russell, Mari (Steve) Richardson and David Hagle.

Please join the family on Friday, June 5, 2020 at the Newcomer Casper Chapel from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM. The family will host a Celebration of Bonnie’s Life at 11:00 AM, Monday, June 8, 2020 at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 306 North Durbin Street, Casper, Wyoming, please stay for the reception that will follow the service at the Lodge.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donations be made to the National Breast Cancer Foundation in Bonnie’s name.


Daniel Dean Schneider

Daniel Dean Schneider passed away in Casper on May 30, 2020, at the age of 85. He was born in West Bend, Iowa in 1934 and graduated from West Bend High School in 1952. After graduating, Daniel joined the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict and served from 1952 to 1956. During his time with the Air Force, Daniel was part of a special unit which perfected a method of air-to-air retrieval of surveillance equipment using C119 planes to gather intelligence essential to U.S. operations during the height of the Cold War. In 1954 Daniel married his high school sweetheart, Bernadine Bleuer, also from West Bend.

After graduating from Iowa State University in 1960, Daniel went to work for General Motors Corporation in Danville, Illinois from 1960 to 1962. He then went to Standard Register Corporation in Dayton, Ohio as Employment Manager from 1962 to 1964. Daniel then joined Control Data Corporation in Minneapolis, Minnesota and worked there until 1969 when he was transferred by Control Data to Casper, Wyoming. In 1971, Daniel joined Greiner Ford in Casper, and became Sales Manager there in 1974. He left Greiner Ford in 1981 and became a Realtor and Broker for Landmark Realty.

In 1986, Daniel started Select Used Cars, which he would own and operate for nearly 25 years. He was joined by his son, James, and a few years later by his other son, John, who now run the family business. Daniel partially retired in 2010 but kept going to work almost every day until his health declined in recent years.

Daniel was preceded in death by his father, Harry Schneider, mother, Gladys Debolt, brother, William Schneider, and a daughter, Joan M. Schneider.

He is survived by his wife, Bernadine, daughters Krista McDaniel and her husband, Mark, of Apache Junction, Arizona, Debra Crank and her husband, Mike, of Casper, Terri Schneider and her partner, Donna, of Phoenix, Arizona, Brenda Adams and her husband, Todd, of Lewistown, Montana, and sons John Schneider and his wife, Tina, of Casper, James Schneider and his wife, Sarah, of Casper, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A private family service will be held on Monday, June 8, 2020.

Memorials may be made to the Casper Human Society and Natrona County Meals on Wheels.


Infant Isaiah Santistevan was born peacefully sleeping on May 8, 2020 at Wyoming Medical Center. Isaiah was born to Alfredo Santistevan III and Samantha Mondoc.

Isaiah was greeted in heaven by his maternal great-grandmother, Jerry Steele, maternal great-grandfather, Sam Mondoc Jr., cousin, Ava Latimer, paternal great-grandfathers, Alfredo Santistevan Sr., and Edward Bowdish. He is survived by his mother, Samantha Mondoc, father, Alfredo Santistevan III, brothers, Tristyn Mondoc, Rylie Santistevan, Sam Santistevan, maternal grandparents, Laura and John Mondoc, and paternal grandparents, Alfredo Santistevan Jr. and Carolyn King, maternal great-grandmother Marcie Mondoc and great-grandfather Gerald Steele, Paternal great-grandmother Donna Santistevan & great-grandmother Ramona Bowdish and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

A graveside service will be held at Highland Cemetery on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 10:00am

The family wishes flowers to be sent in memory of Isaiah or contributions to be made.