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Kevin Barry Kirwan

POLSON — Kevin Barry Kirwan, 37 years old, passed away on July 7, 2010, in his sleep of natural causes in Woodburn, Ore. Born Aug. 9, 1972 in Missoula, Kirwan attended Polson High School and Salish Kootenai College.  He studied for certification as an emergency medical technician at Clakamas Community College in Oregon. On Sept. 21, 1996, he married his best friend and the love of his life, Nicole Christine Sanders, in Portland, Ore. After moving to Oregon, he worked for Texaco, Hubbard Chevrolet, Rite-Aid, and most recently as a purchaser for Canby Builders Supply. He also founded and operated ABC Striping Co. and had recently become business owner through ACN Net...

Berniece Louise Freschet

POLSON — Berniece Louise Freschet, 82, of Polson, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at St. Luke’s Extended Care Facility in Ronan. Besides her parents Paul and Rose Zigele Speck, Berniece is preceded in death by a daughter, Dinah Hair. Surviors include her husband, Ferruccio Freschet; t...

Alice Nenemay Camel

RONAN — On Sunday, July 25, 2010, a guardian angel came to take Alice Nenemay Camel, of Ronan, Montana, back to her God in Heaven.  Before she left, she said, “Do not cry for me for I am, at last, at peace.” Alice passed away from natural causes at the St. Luke’s Community hospit...

Jennifer Colleen Bullock

TILLAMOOK, ORE. — Jennifer Colleen Bullock, born July 30, 1965, passed  away July 24, 2010. She was a former resident of Glendora, Calif. and Polson, Mont. She was currently living in Tillamook, Oregon. She leaves behind a daughter, Jennifer Colleen Bullock and extended family.   At h...

John Gordon Kaye

POLSON — After a long battle with cancer, John Gordon Kaye went home to be with his Lord Jesus Christ, July 13, 2010.  He was born September 3, 1932 in Reseda, California. He fought the good fight and won the big race. His request: “Please don’t weep for me as I’m now with my ...

Jamie MaryLynn Dunkerson

RONAN — Jamie MaryLynn Dunkerson, infant daughter of Brandon and Samantha Dunkerson of Ronan, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2010 at Community Medical Center in Missoula of natural causes.  Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Shrider-Thompson Funeral and Cremation Services in Ronan....

Herbert E. Sias

RONAN — Herbert E. Sias, 71, Ronan, died at Kalispell Regional Medical Center after a logging accident on July 9, 2010.  Memorial services will be held at noon July 17 at the Ronan Alliance Church with Pastor Jeff Kingery officiating. Shrider-Thompson Funeral and Cremation Services of Ronan is ...

James R. Noel

POLSON – James “Jim” R. Noel, 68, passed away in Polson on Wednesday, June 30.  He was preceded in death by his parents Laura (Glover) and William H. Noel; brother Wilbur “Bud”; sisters Leota “Dottie”, Joy and Dorothy (Bob) Watson, as well as several brothers...

Lynette Catherine Moran

ARLEE — Lynette Catherine Moran, 42, began her journey to the Promised Land surrounded by her family and friends at St. Patrick’s Hospital on July 4, 2010. She is survived by her husband Ernie of 23 years; sons Austin (Abbe) and Alex; her parents Bear and Irma; sisters Cheryl (Darrin) Finley, ...

L. Fern Merritt

POLSON — L. Fern (Swope) Merritt, 72, of Polson, passed away June 25, 2010. Fern is preceded in death by her parents, Fredric and Ellen Green Swope, and a sister, Bertha Goettlich. She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Rex Merritt; their children, Patti, Bill, Polly, Rose, Barb, Heat...

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