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Ella E. (Borntrager) Yutzy

St. Ignatius — Ella E. (Borntrager) Yutzy, 81, passed away October 19, 2011, in Missoula. Born in Yoder, Kan. on November 20, 1929 to Eli and Mattie (Schrock) Borntrager, she married David G. Yutzy on April 18, 1951 in Fairbank, Iowa. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, they lived in holy matrimony for over 60 years. To this union were born 10 children. Survivors include her husband; children Martha (m. to Ervin Lambright), Bloomfield, Iowa; Rosana, Red Oak, Iowa; Alvin (m. to Naomi Wagler), Huntsville, Ark.; Lester (m. to Rachel Wagler), Nickerson, Kansas; Wilma (m. to Stephen Wagler), Bird-in-Hand, Pa.; Rudy (m. to Marietta Yoder), Linn, Mo.; Jonas (m. to Marianna Mast) Nor...

Donna Mae Freeman (Carey, McVey)

Donna Mae Freeman was born January 25, 1934 and on October 2, 2011 this special lady was taken to join the angels in heaven. She was a gentle and loving soul. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and best friend. She leaves behind her husband of 29 years, Jim Freeman, childre...

Geraldine Mae Guinn

POLSON — Geraldine Mae Guinn, age 83 of Polson, went home to be with her Lord on October 14, 2011. She was loved and respected by her family and many others. She was born May 2, 1928 in Missoula to Jesse and Minnie Grant. Her family moved to Charlo where she graduated from high school. Soon after gradu...

Geralyn Adams Grayboy

ARLEE — Geralyn Adams Grayboy, 37, living in Harlem, Montana, died from a brain bleed at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings, on Oct 13, surrounded by family and friends. A member of the Salish tribe, Geralyn was born on July 7, 1974 to Brenda Adams in St. Ignatius. She is survived by her husband ...

Samuel Allen Yother

HOT SPRINGS – Samuel Allen Yother was made an angel on October 9, 2011 in Arlee. The son of April Mae Zeiler and Steve Yother, he is survived by his siblings Jake, Steven and Joshua; his grandparents Lyle Zeiler, and Jeanne Gardipe; his great grandparents Alice Morigeau Gardipe and Minnie Wheeler, a...

Kraig Randall Myers

POLSON – Kraig Randall Myers, 37, passed away in Summerville, S.C. on Oct. 5, 2011. A 1992 graduate of Ronan High School, Kraig is survived by his daughter Ashleigh of Great Falls, his parents Rob and Jan Myers of Ronan, his brother Kevin and nephew Brett of Ronan, his special friend Zarella Butler ...

Anthony Mario Pinelli

ST. IGNATIUS — Anthony Mario Pinelli, 73, died suddenly Saturday, Sept. 20, with his wife by his side. Born to the late Pietro and Filomena Pinelli on March 24, 1938, in Princeton, N.J,, he graduated from Princeton High School in 1956 and joined the Princeton Township Police Department in 1961. H...

Patricia M. (Stevens, McSloy) Miller

RONAN — Patricia M. (Stevens, McSloy) Miller, 68, of Ronan, passed away at her home September 24.Born April 15, 1943 in Missoula, to Maryann and Gordon Stevens, Pat graduated from Ronan High School in 1961. She is preceded in death by her father, mother, stepfather, sister Judith and brother Frank. ...

David Edward Chenette

CHARLO — David Edward Chenette, 74, passed away September 25, at his home in Charlo. He was born in St. Ignatius, to David A. Chenette and Margaret Houle. Dave attended schools in Ronan and Hot Springs. He retired in 2001 as a maintenance supervisor for the University of Washington Medical Center in...

David R. Lamoose

Hot Springs – David R. Lamoose, 66, passed away Sunday in Polson. A CS&K Tribal member, he was born to Baptiste and Mary (Vallee) Lamoose in St. Ignatius on May 10, 1945. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Beverly Bisson and brother Richard O’Bennick. Survivors include his b...

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