Empty Saddles

Empty Saddles - Obituaries

Joe Kuhnle died Dec. 31, 2021, at the age of 63.

Bill Mytty, Jan. 8, 1939 - Jan. 7, 2022

Jerome Robinson was an 11 time NFR qualifier in bull riding. Jerome was instrumental in creating the PROCOM central entry system for PRCA and WPRA cowboys and cowgirls.


Wanda and Wilma Ludwig were born December 16, 1935.
Wanda Cagliari passed away in Fallon, Nevada on December 8 of COVID, and was buried in the Old Auburn Cemetery. She is survived by her daughter Cathy Cagliari Wilbanks.

An icon to many a cowboy and cowgirl in the rodeo world, Jerry Anderson, 87, of Ellensburg, Washington, passed at his home on November 11, 2021. Jerry was born in Ellensburg November 6, 1934. Jerry was known as the adoring grandfather to many-time NFR team roping qualifiers, brothers Brady and Riley Minor. A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in the Teanaway Hall, Ellensburg Fairgrounds, time to be determined. A full obituary will follow when available.