Taeva Rhiann Hawkins, daughter of Katie Hawkins and Robert Nelson, was born on December 21, 2003, in Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming.
Taeva enjoyed life to the fullest in everything she did. Her many interests included snow skiing, horses, fly fishing, mixed martial arts and running.
She was a gifted artist and poet. She loved her sisters, as...
Audrey Marie Brobst Triplett passed away on February 25, while in Dillon’s Kindred Healthcare Nursing Facility for only a short time. She was born in Medicine Lake on October 26, 1916, the third child to Herbert F. Brobst and Inez Belle Wigmore Brobst. Her great-grandparents, Reuben and Sarah Richmond, came by wagon train from Kentucky and...
Heaven called another angel home on June 17. Lillian May Hawkins, 90, passed peacefully of natural causes in the arms of her Lord and Savior, amongst family in Helena. God comes to us first and foremost through a mother’s love.
Born May 24, 1926, in Kalispell, to parents Ralph Edward and Lillian Gertrude Simpson, May was raised on the...
Laura Bujok Gemmell, 51, of Hamilton, passed away Saturday, June 11, at her home. She was born January 24, 1965, in Dillon, the daughter of Richard and Sylvia Bujok.
Laura was raised and educated in Dillon and graduated from Beaverhead County High School in 1983. She then served in the Montana Army National Guard for 12 years while living in...
Daniel Garth Hodgson Block was born in Wisconsin Rapids, on November 21, 1919.
He attended Milwaukee State Teachers College for four years. When World War II began, he enlisted in the Eighth Air
Force on January 7, 1942.
Upon discharge in the fall of 1945, he married Gerane Johnson, moved to Montana and enrolled at the University of
Edward passed away peacefully on June 5, in the presence of his loving family at Hospice House of Spokane, after a brief battle with cancer.
Ed was born June 26, 1941, in Whittier, CA, and was raised and spent most of his childhood in Dillon, where he graduated high school and attended college.
He met his love of his life, Margery Holbert, in...
Jay Frederick Nelson was born July 3, 1923, in Butte, to Fred and Margaret (Woolaghan) Nelson, of the Big Hole Valley. He passed away June 1, at his home in Jackson, surrounded by his loving family.
Jay spent all his life in his beloved Big Hole Valley. In 1941, he married Jean Renz, of Dillon. In June 1943, he enlisted in the U.S. Army. He...
Virginia I. Faller Foster, age 88, said her loving goodbyes, surrounded by her family, on May 29, at Brendan House in Kalispell. Virginia was the youngest child of five girls born to Joseph and Anna Marie Shields Faller, on Feb. 22, 1928, in their family home at 700 E Glendale, Dillon. She was educated in Dillon Schools and spent two years at...
De’ette Maria Pitt, age 61, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Kenai, Alaska, passed away in the early morning hours of Tuesday, May 31, at Titus Regional Medical Center.
De’ette was born on September 8, 1954, in Butte, to the late James Homer and Anita Leota Riley Knapp. De’ette married the love of her life and her best friend, Gary...
Lois Jane Rider Schuler, longtime resident of Dillon, died peacefully Monday, May 30, at Parkview Acres Rest Home in Dillon.
She was born on September 22, 1922, in Harding County, South Dakota, to Dean and Leota (Elliott) Rider, and moved to Dillon in her teen years.
After graduating from Beaverhead County High School, Lois attended Butte...