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...
Howard Kay Gaines, 65, of Dillon, passed away Wednesday, May 25, of heart complications at Barrett Hospital.
Howard was born in Painesville, OH, on July 4, 1950, to Wayne Robert Gaines and Beulah Yvonne Anderson Gaines.
Howard spent his younger years in Ohio and Pennsylvania with his 10 younger siblings.
Howard moved to Dillon, where he worked...
Former Dillon resident Janet Dooling Bertino, 81, died March 21, in Billings, with her family by her side after a long struggle with lung cancer and COPD.
She was born October 23, 1934, in Butte, to Dorothea (Matthews) and John Dooling. She graduated high school in Ennis, in 1953, and then attended Reed College in Oregon (1953–55), Western...
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...