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Gary Lynn Purser

POLSON — Gary Lynn Purser, 78, of Polson, passed away on June 13, 2010 at his home. Gary was born on February 19, 1932 in Rigby, Idaho, to Clifford and Bernice Robbins Purser. He joined the US Air Force in 1948 and was honorably discharged in 1952. He married Karen Bergmann in 1974. Karen passed away in 2008. Besides his parents and wife, a daughter, Belinda, preceded Gary in death. Survivors include his children; daughters, Tiffany Purser Learn, Savanna Purser, and Roxane Cowen; sons, Casey Purser, Aaron Purser, and Houston Purser, and seven grandchildren. An open-house memorial for Gary will be held on Friday, June 25 from 5-7 p.m. at the Valley View Clubhouse in Polson. Me...

Mabel V. Reum

ST. IGNATIUS — Mabel V. Reum, 88, of St. Ignatius, passed away at the home of her daughter on Sunday, June 13, 2010 of natural causes.  Friends may pay their respects on Friday, June 18 from 4-6 p.m. at the Shrider-Thompson Funeral Chapel. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, June 19 at...

Winston Morigeau Brown

ARLEE — Winston Morigeau Brown, 32, passed away in Arlee in an auto accident on June 11, 2010. Winston was preceded in death by his brother Victor Brown, grandfathers Raymond Gardipe Sr. and John Brown Jr., aunt Ruth McCombs, and cousins Rosalie Charlo, Joseph McCombs, Kimo Brown, and Johnny Brown. ...

Philip Kuntz

RONAN — Philip Kuntz, 88, passed away June 3, 2010 at St. Joseph Hospital surrounded by family.  Philip was born to John and Franziska Kuntz on March 22, 1922 in Fromberg, Mont.  He is preceded in death by his wife Hazel, son Donald (Butch) Kuntz, son-in-law Gary Harrington and 12 sibli...

Francis Charles Gillette

POLSON — Francis Charles Gillette, 74, formerly from Polson, passed into God’s loving arms at 5:10 p.m. on Sunday June 13, 2010. A Mass of celebration for FranC will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 21 in the St. Anthony Catholic Church in Casper, Wyoming.  A detailed obituary will be p...

Harry L. Hodges and Alene ‘Susie’ Hodges

RONAN — Harry L. Hodges, 76, passed away April 24, 2010, at Ronan Extended Care Facility, following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease and cancer. He was born in Fort Yuma, California on October 22, 1933 to Albert C. and Mildred (Glass) Hodges, Sr. He was the youngest of three childr...

Donna Jean Kudlock

RAVALLI – Donna Jean Kudlock lost her short battle with cancer on Dec. 29, 2009. She was born Oct 11, 1941 to Hazel and Salley Soule.  She is preceded in death by her mother Hazel and stepfather Alfred Rainbolt.  She is survived by her husband Keith, sons David (Judy) Kudlock, Lee (Robi...

Bernice Kujala

POLSON — Bernice Kujala, 92, of Polson, passed away on Saturday, June 05, 2010 at St. Joseph Medical Center. Cremation has taken place and no services are scheduled at this time. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family online at Grogan Funeral Home and Crematory i...

Carole Dreibelbis

POLSON — Carole J. Dreibelbis, 63, of Polson, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2010 at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula.  A memorial mass will be held on Thursday, June 10 at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Polson, with Father James Connor officiating.  Messages of con...

Grant Wayne Bleazard

POLSON — Grant Wayne “Red” Bleazard, 81, formerly of Polson, passed away on May 28, 2010. He was preceded in death by his wife Donna Joyce Hubner; brothers, Mark, Dale and Roy; and sisters Jean, Lois and Nancy.  He leaves behind his children Randy (Deb), Nadene, Vickie (Mark), Mi...

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