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Dorothy M. Rowley Spang

RONAN — Dorothy M. Rowley Spang was born Nov. 20, 1930, to John Emerson Rowley and Amy Florella Davis Rowley in Bynum, Mont. She was then the youngest of nine children. Dorothy graduated from Charlo High School on May 24, 1949. She married James E. Spang the next day. She and Jimmy had four children. Jimmy passed away in 1989. Dorothy loved to travel and visit. She had many friends of all ages. She lived life as a social butterfly, dancing and laughing and making friends wherever she went. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband Jimmy; brothers Leon, Ernest, Oliver and Lavere Rowley; sisters Edith Lightfoot, Leona Spittler and Lorene Harris; grandsons John Fitzn...


Marilyn Joan Burrowes

POLSON – Marilyn Joan Burrowes, 82, of Polson, passed away on March 12 at The Pines in Polson. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Wendell; a daughter, Linda (David) Weaver; a son, James (Laura) Burrowes, all of Polson; six grandchildren, Kristina (Mike) Landfried of Spokane, Wash., Malena W...


Donald Oswell Owen

POST CREEK – Don Owen passed away at his home on Post Creek hill on February 26. He was born September 20, 1938 in Malta, Mont. to Oswell Kenneth and Mary Johnson Owen. Don moved to the Mission Valley with his family in 1942, settling on the family ranch at the rim of Post Creek hill, overlooking th...


Douglas George LeBrun

RONAN – Douglas George LeBrun, 74, a long-time educator and coach went to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 9, in Helena due to an aneurysm. He was born in Ronan, in 1936. From the time he was young, Doug had a passion for sports. This interest paid off after he graduated from Ronan High School, whe...


Hellen Leuvica Stevens

CHARLO – Hellen Leuvica Stevens (Saxton) was born on March 26, 1927 in Blackfoot, ID, to Anglo Moore Saxton and Ethel Harbaugh. She taught special education, Resource and Chapter One in Charlo and also worked as an aide in the Community Action Program on the Flathead Indian Reservation. She served i...


Greg Roy Bisson

RONAN – Greg Roy Bisson, 51, passed away March 10, from complications caused from cancer in Great Falls. He was preceded in death by parents Reno Wallace Bisson “Swede” and Mildred Chamberlain; uncles Doug, Donald and Alvin “Sonny” Bisson; aunts Dorthy Kroshus and Lila Bisson...


Cash Wilson White

TOWNSEND — Cash Wilson White was born on Oct.10, 2009, and went home to our Father on March 4, 2011, while in the loving arms of his parents, Chase and Amy.     The first year of Cash’s life he was a world traveler; he brought smiles and laughs to everyone he met. In July 2010, Cash ...


Bill Reidelbach

OLSON – Bill Reidelbach, 76, of Polson, died on March 2, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson. He is survived by his children - Faye Slice, Annie Soach and Willy Reidelbach all of California and Sue Miller of Florida, 7 grandchildren, 1 brother Robert (Margie) Reidelbach of Havre and a sister- Jan...


Steven D. LeProwse

BIG ARM – Steven D. LeProwse, 64, of Big Arm, passed away on Feb. 26, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson. He is preceded in death by mother Norma LeProwse, biological father Darrell Farris, a niece who died as an infant, Brooke, and a great-niece, Miley. He is survived by his wife Mary Kathry...


Janice Nuernberger

RAVALLI – Janice (Foutch-Sollars) Nuernberger, 65, passed away Feb. 28 at her home in Ravalli. She is survived by her husband Howard Nuernberger of Ravalli; daughters Jackie Hicks (Mark) of Reklaw, Texas, Laura Sollars, Paula Augare (Paul) of Browning; sons Kenny Sollars (Sheila) of Henderson , Texa...


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