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C. Arthur Fors

POLSON – C. Arthur Fors, 94, long time resident of Polson, died of natural causes on Thursday, Nov. 4, at his home. Those left with cherished memories are his loving wife of 69 years, Amelia, and their four children, James A. Fors, Janet (John) Petrosky, Karen (Ed) Tabacco, Paul (Sandi) Fors, 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The Fors family wishes to express their appreciation for the care and support received during Art’s passing. A celebration of Art’s life will be held this coming summer and details will be announced at a later date. 


Pearl Roullier Ashley

PABLO – Pearl Roullier Ashley, 83, of Pablo, passed away Friday, Nov. 19, at home surrounded by her loving family. Besides her parents, Pearl is preceded in death by her husband, August; three sisters, Julia Munzanreder, Vi Matt, and June Ashley; three brothers, Henry, Albert, and Frank Roullier; a ...


William Hickenbottom

POLSON – William Hickenbottom, 77, of Polson, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 9, at the VA Medical Center in Fort Harrison, Mont. Born June 30, 1933 in Moorcroft, Wyo., to Stephen and Mary Baker Hickenbottom, William is preceded in death by his parents, 12 siblings and a great granddaughter, Natashai. ...


Socorro “Tony” Padilla

POLSON – Tony Padilla passed away unexpectedly Nov. 12. Tony was born July 5, 1930 in Missoula to Patricio and Lorenza Padilla. Tony joined the Air Force after graduating from Ronan High School in 1947. He later worked for Boeing and retired from AT&T in1990 in Helena. He married Kay Shepard in ...


Mona Miller

POLSON — Mona Miller, 90, of Polson, passed away Thursday, Nov. 11, while on an extended stay at the home of her daughter in Chiloquin, Ore. Mona will be remembered for her open arms and caring ways to all. She is preceded in death by her husband and a son, Lamar O’Brien. Survivors inclu...


Mary Jane Ryan

POLSON – Mary Jane Ryan, 88, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 11, at The Retreat, an assisted living community in Polson. Mary Jane was born to William “Luke” and Minnie May Smith on Dec. 9, 1921 in Stevensville.             Mary Jane’s family and frie...


David (Buck) Bucklew

PABLO - David (Buck) Bucklew, 82, passed away Oct. 23 in Tempo, Texas from cancer. He is deeply missed at Apostolic Church (Pastor Rudd Knutson’s Church) in Polson. A memorial at the church is pending.  He is survived by Betty Bucklew and his family in Arizona and Texas. He will be buried in Ag...


James Robert Allen

POLSON – James Robert Allen, Sr., 49, passed away Oct. 31, 2010 in Polson. Jim was born in Pomona, Calif., to Robert and Faye Allen on March 5, 1961. Jim moved to the Orchards area of Vancouver, Wash., at age 10 and attended Evergreen Schools. As a boy he enjoyed going to the races with his dad, Bob...


Robert J. Saville

YELLOW BAY —  Robert J. Saville, 89, of Yellow Bay, passed away in the early morning hours of Friday, Oct. 15, at his home after a very long battle with a serious lung disease. Born Dec. 13, 1920 in Ogden, Utah, to Leslie H. and Ione Wilcox Saville, Bob is preceded in death by his parents, his ...


Carl A. Seifert

POLSON — Following a long and painful battle Carl A. Seifert, 72, of Polson, passed away peacefully on Oct. 19, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson surrounded by his family. Carl was born to Albert H. and Betty Seifert on July 2, 1938 in Polson. He was raised on a combination farm and cattle ranc...


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