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William A. Longpre William A. Longpre

LANTANA, TEXAS — William A. Longpre, 83, of Lantana, Texas, formerly of Missoula, died of natural causes March 27 at the Medical Center of Lewisville, Texas. Born March 10, 1933, in Missoula to William Longpre and Lena Marceau, he graduated from Gonzaga High School and attended Carroll College. Prior to joining the US Navy, he worked in a clinical laboratory and as a blood bank technician. After joining the US Navy he worked at Naval hospitals in the United States, Japan, and aboard several vessels. During his US Naval service he sailed to numerous ports of call around the world, completed six tours in Vietnam and advanced through the ranks to Chief Hospital Corpsman (CPO). William...

Ronald D. Knutson

POLSON — Ronald D. Knutson, age 77, passed away March 4, 2016. The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 2, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 409 Fourth Ave. E, Polson. Military honors will follow in front of the church. Donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of P...

Eugene Harry Pritchett

OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON — Our precious husband, father, and grandfather, Eugene Harry Pritchett, passed away on Oct 11, 2015 from melanoma cancer. He was at Mother Joseph’s Care Center. His wife Sharron was by his side when he passed. He was born in Los Angeles, California, on Nov. 30, 1937, to Ha...

Bill Largent

YUMA, ARIZONA — A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 2, at noon, at the National Bison Range, for Bill Largent who passed away Jan. 22, 2016, in Yuma, Arizona. Following the memorial service lunch will be served.

Richard D. Seibert

ZILAH, WASHINGTON — Richard D. Seibert, 80, formerly of Polson, passed away at Zillah, Washington on December 11, 2015. A Masonic Memorial Service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, July 1 at the Masonic Lodge, 1102 Fourth Ave. E., in Polson. All are welcomed to attend. Reception to follow service.

Robert A. Needham Robert A. Needham

Sixty years ago, Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Needham of Ronan were advised by the War Department that their son, Staff Sergeant Robert Needham, has been officially declared lost. Serving as a gunner with a three-man crew on an A-20 fighter bomber, S/Sgt. Needham was reported missing July 5, 1944. The reports now reve...

William Sandsmark William Sandsmark

CHARLO — William Lawrence Sandsmark, 89, passed away June 21, 2016. He was born Dec. 4, 1926, in Decorah, Iowa, to Lawrence and Marjorie Sarah Hogan Sandsmark. His sister Doris Ruth Miller and husband Dwain; two nephews, Mark (Karen) Miller and Blake Miller; one niece, Valarie Weickmann (Peter); thr...

Harry H. Miller Harry H. Miller

RONAN — Harry H. Miller, (Dad, Grampa Harry, Papa Guy, Butch, Uncle Harry, Big Harry), was born March 6, 1922, in Baker, Montana to Harry Homer Miller and Effie Lela Brooks Miller. He moved to the Ronan area around the age of 10, eventually purchasing an 80-acre farm in Round Butte where he put down ro...

Robert H. Galbraith

RONAN — Robert H. Galbraith, 87, of Ronan, passed peacefully, with his loving wife, Ruth, by his side on Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Bob was born on June 12, 1929, in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. After graduating from Boiling Springs High School, he married Mary E. Miller. He spent most of his career as a ...

Carl Livingston Jr. Carl Livingston Jr.

POLSON — Carl Livingston Jr., 50, of Polson, passed away on April 3, 2016. Carl was preceeded in death by his very special grandmother, Jewel and sister, Selinagayle. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer; son, Jonathanecho; daughters, Leigh and Chantai; granddaughter, Aurorea; mother, Gail; brother, Lu...


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