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Denise J. Old Horn

ST. IGNATIUS — Denise J. Old Horn, 43, passed away Wednesday, March 3 in Missoula from an aneurism. She was born in Spokane, Wash. on June 28, 1966 to Delbert and Wilma Carol (Pratt) Lee. Raised in the Spokane area, she received her formal education from the Job Corps in Washington State and worked for Headstart as an aide before marrying Lester Joseph Old Horn. She was preceded in death by parents; and brother, Duane. She leaves behind husband, Lester; stepdaughter, Tiffany Wells; two grandchildren; sisters Charie and Cindy; grandma, Polly Lee Harrison; 26 nephews, a large extended family; and Reggie, Susep and Nicky. A traditional wake was held March 6 and rosary was hel...


William Joseph “Billy Joe” Erickson

POLSON — William Joseph “Billy Joe” Erickson, 68, died at St. Joseph Medical Center March 7, 2010. He was born August 26, 1931 in Kalispell to Joseph and Nellie (Brown) Erickson. Bill graduated from Polson High School in 1950. He attended the college of Puget Sound and the University of ...


Barry R. Webb

POLSON — Barry R. Webb, 69, passed away at home on Tuesday, Feb. 23 from late stage lymphoma. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service celebrating Barry's life is being planned for 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 20. Location has not been decided. Full obituary will follow.  Buffalo Hill Fune...


Ramone Jarren Yazzie

RONAN — Ramone Jarren Yazzie, newborn, was made an angel on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was preceded in death by great-grandfather, Ned Ramone Yazzie; great-great-grandparents Ernie and Annie Sorrell; and great-grandparents Johnny and Amelia Jones, who welcomed him into...


Annette M. Wiese

POLSON — Annette M. Wiese, 63, passed away Feb. 26, 2010 at her home from cancer. Born on Aug. 11, 1946 in Cheyenne, Wyo. to the late James and Betty Knight, Annette worked for many years as a cook at Price’s Café, Lake City Bakery, 4B’s, and several others. In 1991, Annette ma...


Ernest C. Rue

POLSON — Ernest C. Rue, 89, passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2010 at Evergreen Polson Health and Rehabilitation where he had currently been a resident. Cremation has taken place and services will be private. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family online at www.groganfuneralhome.com.&n...


Norma Baldwin Ricketts

POLSON — Norma Baldwin Ricketts, 88, passed away peacefully on February 25, 2010 at Evergreen Polson Health and Rehabilitation. Norma was born in Holbrook, Ariz. September 23, 1921 to Arlo Clark Baldwin and Rose Ramsay Baldwin. Norma was preceded in death by husband, Monte Fremont Ricketts; and d...


Keith James Montgomery

RONAN — Keith James Montgomery, 66, passed away Friday, Feb. 26, 2010 at his home. Keith was born Aug. 16, 1943 in Aberdeen, Wash., to the late Lasharon and Pansy Montgomery. He was a true outdoorsman with a love of camping, fishing and packing into the Bob Marshall Wilderness. Keith had ridden i...


Jack M. Meuli

DAYTON — Jack M. Meuli, 77, passed away Thursday, February 25, 2010, at Kalispell Regional Medical Center from natural causes. Jack was born Oct. 28, 1932 in Missoula to Melville and Laura Meuli. On June 17, 1956, Jack married Lois Ann Ward in Billings. After his service in the Army, they returned t...


Elaine Barbara Rogers Hagestad

POLSON — Elaine Barbara Rogers Hagestad, 88, passed away Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at St. Joseph Medical Center from natural causes. She was born in Myrtle Creek, Ore. on Feb. 7, 1922 to Ara Pratt and Benton (Banty) Rogers. She was raised and attended school in Chinook and Hope.  She married Bak...


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