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Joseph Paul Drake

POLSON — Joseph Paul Drake, 87, of Polson passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at St. Joseph Medical Center, Polson.  He had been a resident of Polson Health and Rehabilitation Center. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time. Grogan Funeral Home and Crematory, Polson is assisting with arrangements. www.groganfuneralhom.com    


Pearl Baumgartner

POLSON — On Monday, April 5, 2010, Pearl Baumgartner quietly left this Earth to join her Savior. Though she will be sorely missed by all those that love her, we also rejoice that she is now enjoying the place that Jesus had prepared for her. A viewing was held on Thursday, April 8, at Shrider-Thomps...


Robert Lloyd Resner

RONAN — Robert Lloyd Resner, born Aug. 31, 1924, passed away March 27, 2010.  He will always be remembered as a faithful servant of the Lord and genuinely loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend. He gave everything and expected nothing in return. He illuminated a room...


Dorothy Marie Kroshus

RONAN — Dorothy Marie Kroshus, 74, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at St. Luke Extended Care. A member of the Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribe, she was born in St. Ignatius March 10, 1936 to Lillian Matt and Elmer Bisson. Raised and educated on the reservation, she left as a young w...


Sheila (Burton) Collins

POLSON — Sheila (Burton) Collins, 70, longtime resident of Lake County, passed away of natural causes on Thursday, April 1, 2010, with her family at her side. Sheila was a single, divorced mother who devoted everything in raising her children and ensuring their happiness. With one child left to rais...


Alma Lorraine Rathbun

POLSON — Alma Lorraine Rathbun, 76, passed away March 27, 2010 in Polson. Alma was born to Annie Franks DuPuis and Everett Franks Nov. 1, 1933. She married Delbert Rathbun June 1, 1951 in Polson where they had five children. Alma is preceded in death by parents Annie Franks DuPuis, Everett Franks...


Layn Kenneth “Boo” Lozeau

RONAN — Layn Kenneth “Boo” Lozeau, 7, passed away Thursday March 22 at his home in Ronan. Layn blessed our lives on Dec. 20, 2002, when he was born in Polson. When Layn was 1, he moved to Phoenix, Ariz. so he could experience big city life. He spent four years there camping and riding qu...


Doris Marie Lyons Kendley

POLSON — Doris Kendley passed away peacefully to be with the Lord on March 18, 2010. Mom was born on June 22, 1917 on a family ranch near Two Dot to Minnie and George Lyons. She attended high school in Helena. Prior to World War II, she moved to Canada and then to Alaska, where she worked for the...


E. Emma Kauffman

ST. IGNATIUS — E. Emma Kauffman, 84, passed away Friday, March 26 at her home near St. Ignatius. A devoted wife and mother, she moved to the area around 1998. She was preceded in death by parents, Emmanuel and Nora (Miller) Schlabach; brother, John Schlabach; and sister, Orva Schlabach. She is...


Joshua "Joshie" P. Howard

ARLEE — Joshua “Joshie” P. Howard, 13, passed away Tuesday, March 23 at Community Medical Center in Missoula from complications from diabetes. Josh was born on June 5, 1996 in Missoula to Angel and Matt Howard, Sr. (BigSam). He was raised on the Flathead Reservation and attended Charlo M...


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