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MISSOULA — Gary Keniston, 56, passed away July 12, 2018 to be with his beloved parents and sister, from his bout with cancer. Gary was born March 24, 1962 to Richard and Joyce Keniston of Missoula. Gary worked for many years as a finish carpenter as well as a concrete finisher, he was also a…

Beverly Sergent Janson born on January 4, 1950 to George Washington Sergent and Lois Lorraine (Fuhrmann) Sergent Gonsior in Glasgow MT; passed away in Missoula Mt. October 20, 2017. She married Alvin Cox in 1970, During that time gave birth to Tarra Lee, Joseph Leroy, Vernetta Rae. They divo…

ARLEE — Larry Eugene McClure, 77, passed away in his Arlee home, of natural causes, on Saturday, June 14. “What’s new?” was the expression he most used to get the conversation started. Larry loved driving on the mountain back roads in his 1976, ¾ ton Chevy truck. He loved talking about old h…

MISSOULA — Alex J Turmell. Alex was the coolest, funniest, most handsome man in the world. He arrived in Missoula in 2002 as a student at the University of Montana. He traveled far and wide but always returned to Missoula. He loved the outdoors, gardening, cooking and spending time with love…

MISSOULA — Katherine Brod passed away Friday, July 6, at BeeHive Homes of Missoula at the age of 98.  Katherine was born in Hazelton, ND to William and Emily Zimbelman. She was raised in North Dakota, graduating from Mott High School in 1937, then moving to Missoula in 1938.

MISSOULA — James William Hartman, 24, of Missoula, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 12.

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WICHITA FALLS, Texas — At the age of 100, Dorothy Helgerson Senechal was welcomed into her eternal home in Heaven. Dorothy was born on Sept. 8, 1917, in Bottineau, North Dakota, to her Norwegian father, Martin Luther Helgerson, and her Scottish mother, Rosa Bella McLean Helgerson. Dorothy wa…

POLSON — William "Bill" Hettich, age 81, passed away May 28, 2018. A memorial service for Bill will be held Sunday, July 22, 2018, from 12-3 p.m. at Valley View Clubhouse, 40762 Valley View Rd., Polson. There will be balloons to follow off of Backroad. Arrangement are under the care of The L…

MISSION VIEJO, California — Captain John W. Marshall Jr., age 76, loving husband, father and “Papa” was born on April 24, 1942, in Missoula, MT, and passed away on July 4, 2018, in Mission Viejo, CA. He flew for Western and Delta Air Lines for thirty years and retired as Captain on the Boein…

SUN CITY WEST ARIZONA — Thomas N. Crowley, 83, died December 14, 2017, at home in Sun City West, Arizona, after a short battle with cancer. Tom was born July 21, 1934, in Bessemer, Alabama, to L. Dennis and Eleanor Crowley. His Dad encouraged Tom's life-long love of fishing and baseball and …

MISSOULA — Patrick Lewis Coyle, 78, passed quietly at home Tuesday morning July 3, 2018, with his family by his side. He was diagnosed with Peritoneal Mesothelioma in January of 2018. He always had to be different.  We don’t know where or how he got it. He was sure he could beat it and never…

MISSSOULA — Cynthia Pine Forest, 69, of Missoula, earned her wings Wednesday June 27, 2018. A Celebration of Cyndies life will be held August 19 at 2 p.m. at Greenough Park in Missoula. Full obitiuary will follow.

Chandler, Arizona — Vivian Lloyd Watkins, 95, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018, in Chandler, with her family at her bedside. She was born October 6, 1922, in Russellville, Arkansas, to the late David Calvin Lloyd and Ila May (Shinn) Lloyd. She was a homemaker and school baker. She was an …

MISSOULA — Services for Brian Larson will be held at Garden City Funeral Home on Friday, July 20 at 11:30 a.m. with a reception to follow. To leave condolences for the family and to read a full obituary visit gardencityfh.com.

MISSOULA — There will be a memorial service for Audrey Grace Braddock-Graham on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at Atonement Lutheran Church in Missoula. The service will be at 10 a.m. with a reception immediately following. At 1 p.m. we will gather at Missoula City Cemetery where Audrey (mom) will…

MISSOULA — Joan Marie Pietro, 75, died peacefully on June 28 after a short battle with esophageal cancer. She left behind a grieving family, her husband, sisters, children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and many other. A private ceremony was held at Sunset Memorial Cemetery.

MISSOULA — Robert “Bob” Fristo, 85, of Missoula, passed away July 10, 2018. Arrangements are under the care of Garden City Funeral Home.

WHITEFISH — Norman B. Olson, 90, passed away on June 24, 2018, at The Springs in Whitefish. He had previously resided in Missoula for more than 52 years. 

NAPLES, Idaho — Dick Disney, 87, passed away at the home of his daughter, Susan and son-in-law Darryl Stolley on April 18, 2018. Dick was born in Missoula, on July 6, 1930, and was the youngest child of Theresa (Scarry) and Joseph ‘Pinky’ Disney. Dick played football for Missoula County High…

POLSON — David Ray Anderson, age 85, passed away early July 2, 2018, of natural causes. He was born January 10, 1933, in Buhl, Idaho, to Arvil O. Anderson, Sr., and Edna May Worley of St. Ignatius. His siblings include brothers Rulon Anderson (dec), Gail Anderson, Howard Anderson, Clifton An…

RONAN — Arletta “Granny” Clairmont-Young, 77, of Ronan,  joined her late husband Gerald “Pa” Clairmont and our father in heaven on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, due to heart complications. She was born and raised in Kalispell, on March 28, 1941, to Grant and Bertha Young. She was one of 12 sibling…

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin — Died peacefully on, Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Age 92. Devoted husband of the late Jean (nee Brevik). Proud father of Hon. Beth E. (Jeff) Hanan, Daniel (Darcy) Ermatinger, Fr. Roderick Ermatinger, Timothy (Alma) Ermatinger, and Fr. Cliff Ermatinger. Loving grandfather o…

PHILIPSBURG —William H. (Bill) Payne, 68, passed away July 9, 2018, finally succumbing to ODTAA (One Damn Thing After Another).  Bill was born August 28, 1949 to Harry and Hazel (Karnes) Payne at the old Park Hospital in Livingston, He lived on a cattle ranch near Emigrant, until completing …

ST. REGIS — Marlene Durland passed away July 1, 2018 at her home in St. Regis of natural causes. She was born in Broadus, Jan. 19, 1937 to Elinor and Clyde Trevaskis, the middle of three children. An older brother Clyde and a younger brother Dwaine. They lived in the Broadus area for several…

BUTTE — On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, one day before his 68th birthday, Robert “Bob” George Beyer, passed away while vacationing in Columbia Falls.  Born and raised in Malta, Bob spent his youth helping at his dad’s service station and in his mother’s garden, along with his three brothers and t…

CLINTON — Lola L. Yule, 99, passed away at her home on July 11. A service will be held at the Clinton LDS Ward, 20000 US Highway 10 East, Clinton, MT on Monday, July 16 at 10 a.m.

MISSOULA — Paddy Barron, 59, of Missoula, passed away on Monday, July 9 at St. Patrick Hospital, of complications from Alzheimer’s.

RONAN — Arletta Lorraine Clairmont, 77, of Ronan, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Ronan. Funeral services will be on Saturday, July 14, 10 a.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church, 406 5th Ave. SW, Ronan. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the se…

BUTTE — Bennie Howard, 83, of Butte, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018, in Missoula.