Empty Saddles

Empty Saddles - Obituaries


 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.

Robert Z. “Bobby” Adair

October 28, 1943 – May 16, 2015


Robert Z. “Bobby” Adair, of Springville, California, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2015, at his home on the ranch he shared with his wife of 51 years, Linda (Coffman) Adair.  Bobby had been diagnosed with cancer in early March.  He was 71 years old.   Bobby was retired from a career as a quarter horse jockey, and was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association Hall of Fame.