Monthly archive

August, 2016

  • Janice Marie Harger, 63, passed away peacefully at her home in Hayden, ID on  Monday, May 23, 2016.  She was born March 23, 1953 in Butte, Montana to Marion and Leo Williams.  Janice was preceded in death by her father, brother Richard and her  late husband, Rand Lyal Sloan.  Also her favorite four legged friends,”...
  • Daniel was born in Dillon, Mont., in Barrett Hospital on August 14,1948 to Mamie and George Bowring Sr., the youngest of 7 children. He went to his rest with the Lord May 2, 2016 after a very courageous battle with diabetes, heart disease, & cancer. Daniel was a very generous, giving person with a heart of gold.  Always a smile on his...
  • It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Beverly Heggen Harris. Beverly died on May 14, from an aggressive form of brain cancer. Beverly was born in Missoula, on March 1, 1957. She grew up with a true zest for life. Her childhood was filled with camping adventures with family and friends. So many of us will forever cherish our...
  • Marie Edna Knox Gibbons was born April 6, 1919. She was the first child of William and Ethel Knox, who homesteaded in Sage Creek on a cattle ranch. Her grandmother, Addie Martinell, delivered the baby at home because the doctor was delayed by a spring storm. Marie was the first of six children, and they all went to the red brick school house at...
  • I. Gerthene “Tina” Klasen passed away Tuesday, May 17, at the Genesis Health and Rehab Center in Butte. She was born September 12, 1925, in Childress, TX, to Alfred and Fannie Jensen. The family moved to this area when Tina was a child and originally settled in Browns Gulch. She attended schools in Rocker and married Otto Nickisch in...
  • Goethe:  “A person should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.” Michael Fridley died of an aggressive cancer that did not allow time for treatment. Born in Sutter Creek,...
  • Robert Ross Iverson passed away on May 5, at the age of 63, in Sidney. Rob was born in Butte on January 30, 1953, to Kenneth and Elizabeth “Swede” Iverson, and joined two brothers, Jim and Paul. Rob spent his younger years in Missoula, where he and his brothers, Paul and Jim, spent their time playing baseball, football, basketball...
  • Linda Ann Vezina Hoge, 68, was called to her heavenly home on May 13, after a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer. The fact that Linda far surpassed the life expectancy that she was given when first diagnosed with cancer is testimony to the fighting spirit that quietly dwelt beneath her gentle demeanor. She fought so that she could take...
  • A Greater calling has taken Agnes home to join husbands Nick and Milton, and sons Nicholas and Joseph. A Lover of gardening, a master of intricate crochet and creator of yummy desserts, she will be missed a multitude of ways. She leaves her sons, Jack (Diane) and Dan (Joanne), daughter Juanita (Dick), nine grandchildren and numerous great-...
  • Lucille Elaine (Graves) Hylton, age 80, of Tonopah, NV, passed away April 19, with family by her side. She was born to the late William L. Graves and Marian (Brixen) Graves in Sandpoint, ID. Lucille attended schools in Sandpoint, graduating in 1953. In 1954, Lucille married Collins L. Crane in a ceremony at her parent’s home. Collins and...