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Fern Mollohan Giltner

POLSON — Fern Mollohan Giltner, 85, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 at Evergreen Polson Health and Rehabilitation Center of complications from Alzheimer’s disease. Born May 25, 1924 in Burns, Kan. to T.K. and Lena Mollohan, she was schooled in El Dorado and Iola, Kan. and at the Andover Newton Theological School in Newton Center, Mass. She served as a church director of Christian education in Detroit, Mich., and Springfield Mass., and later was a counselor and administrator at the Methodist Theological School in Delaware, Ohio for 15 years She is survived by husband, John Giltner, Sr.; daughter, June (Jeff) Dunnington; sons John Giltner Jr. and Timothy Giltner; grandc...


Marvin J. Peone

SEATTLE, Wash. — Marvin J. Peone, 47, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28 at Harborview Medical Center from injuries received in an auto/pedestrian accident. A member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribe, Marvin was born in St. Ignatius to Adeline Bernice (Marengo) and Francis Peone. He was ra...


Charles Logan

ST. IGNATIUS — Charles Logan, 44, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010 from injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Portland, Ore. Charles was Born in Aberdeen, Wash. on Nov. 30, 1965 to James and Christine (Lozeau) Logan. He was a member of the CS&KT Tribe. He was preceded in death by par...


Cecil M. Madsen

POLSON — Cecil M. Madsen, 86, of Polson, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010 at home. Cecil was born Oct. 25, 1923, to Emery and Cecelia Madsen. He was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Elks Club, and Lions Club. He was preceded in death by parents; sisters Frieda and Marie; and b...


Kathy Lynn Nimrick

RONAN — Kathy Lynn Nimrick, 50, of Ronan, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010 at her residence. Kathy was born June 16, 1959 in Polson, to the late Robert and Esther Morgan. Kathy attended local schools in Ronan and in 1978, married Jimmy Leroy Nimrick, who passed away in 1989. She enjoyed maki...


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Sherry LaMoine  Couture Malatare   ARLEE — Sherry LaMoine Couture Malatare, 61, passed away at home with family by her side, Jan. 23, 2010, ending a courageous battle with cancer. She was born to Gene and Jeanette Couture in St. Ignatius on Dec. 5, 1948. She attended schools in Ar...


Doug Walker

POLSON — Doug Walker, 84, of Polson, rancher and WWII Army Veteran, died on Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Polson Health and Rehabilitation. Cremation has taken place and no formal services are scheduled at this time. Grogan Funeral Home and Crematory, Polson is assisting the family. www.groganfuneralhome.c...


Louise M. Grund

COLUMBUS — Louise M. Grund, 102, a well-known resident at Beartooth Manor in Columbus, Mont., passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010. Louise was born on Aug. 20, 1907 in Butte, Mont. to Charles and Victoria Grund. She graduated from Butte Central High and Butte Business College. She was employed at...


Eileen Swaney Decker

ST. IGNATIUS — Eileen Swaney Decker, 86, passed away at her home Jan. 4, 2010, of natural causes. Born to James and Mary McDonald Swaney on Nov. 21, 1923 in St. Ignatius, she attended school at Ursuline Boarding School and graduated from Dixon High School. She married Fred H. Decker April 17, 194...


Loretta Rose McDougall

HOT SPRINGS — Loretta Rose McDougall, 45, passed away Jan. 3, 2010 at St. Patrick's Hospital in Missoula. Born July 11, 1964 in Denver to Dan and Harriett (Stanislaw) McDougall, she was raised in Denver and then moved to Yakima, Wash. where she received CNA training and went to work for the local nu...


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