Dorothy Wesnitzer

Family graveside services for 88-year old Dorothy Wesnitzer will be held at a later date.

Condolences can be sent to Dorothy’s memorial page at

Dorothy V. Wesnitzer was born in August of 1932 on the family farm three miles north-northwest of Hay Springs, Neb., to Anton and Lillian (Novotny) Vybiral. She died on Dec. 4, 2020, at West Park Hospital in Cody, Wyo.

Dorothy had three children from her first marriage – Allan Rinehart (Hay Springs), Rick Rinehart (Katy, Texas) and Jody (Rinehart) DeCastro (Hay Springs).

She married W.J. (Wes) Wesnitzer in January 1967 in Douglas, Wyo, and to  this marriage twins were born in Cody –  Tim Jaye (died at birth) and Ted (Cody). 

Dorothy is survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 

Ballard Funeral Home of Cody, Wyo, is in charge of arrangements for Dorothy Wesnitzer.