Norma Jean Millhon 1930-2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Norma Jean Millhon 1930-2020

Norma Jean Millhon passed away on Sept. 24, 2020 at Pioneer Care and Rehabilitation. Norma was born on Nov. 16, 1930 to Marjorie and Bryan Flickinger in Gettysburg, South Dakota. She moved to Dillon Montana in 1942. She graduated from Beaverhead County High School in 1952. She then went to nursing school in Havre, Montana as a practical nurse. She moved to Salt Lake where she worked in nursing homes.

While in Salt Lake she met Louis Millhon and they married on Aug. 13, 1953. They moved to Dillon Montana, where she became a mother and a housewife. She helped with Louis’s auctions and their sporting goods store Flick’s Fly’s. After Louis’s death, Norma moved into Bicentennial Apartments where she met George Heaney. She lived there for the next nine years at which time she went into the nursing home in Dillon.

Norma was preceded in death by her parents Bryan and Marjorie Flickinger of Dillon; her husband Louis Millhon of Dillon; her son Gary Millhon of Joplin, Missouri; and her son-in-law Howard Gaines of Dillon, Montana.

She is survived by her daughter Kay Gaines of Dillon; her sister Mildred McConell of St. Helens, Oregon; four grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Norma will always be remembered for her sweet smiles and warm embrace.

There is a visitation scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020 from 6-8 p.m. at Brundage Funeral Home, with a funeral service following on Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

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