Empty Saddles

Empty Saddles - Obituaries

1931 - 2015

Courtesy ProRodeo.com
and the Branco family

 Dan Branco, who was the patriarch of a California family that has competed at the top level of ProRodeo for three generations, passed away Nov. 16 in Chowchilla, Calif., at the age of 84.

 Dec. 10, 1979 – Oct. 2, 2015

RENO, NEVADA – Rhonda Marie Garaventa, 35, peacefully passed to be with the Lord on Oct. 2, 2015, after a courageous battle with colon cancer, while surrounded by her family.

James E. (Doc) Perry, DVM

Dec. 28, 1935 – Aug. 23, 2015

James E. (Doc) Perry passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 in Eagle Point, Ore.

Theresa Paulmann

July 31, 1962 – July 18, 2015

Theresa Paulmann, born July 31, 1962, entered into rest July 18, 2015, surrounded by family, after a hard fought battle with cancer.

Justin Pensinger

March 22, 1989 - August 31, 2015

On August 31, 2015, Heaven welcomed another cowboy.

Justin was born March 22, 1989 and was the only child of Mike and Rhonda Pensinger.

He was a loving son, loyal friend, hard worker and a talented team roper. Nothing made him happier than being on a horse with rope in hand, whether in a branding pen or competing in an arena.