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Robert Reginald “Bob” DePoe Jr. Robert Reginald “Bob” DePoe Jr.

POLSON — Robert Reginald “Bob” DePoe Jr. was born April 4, 1956, and returned to his Heavenly home Nov. 20, 2015. Robert was born to Robert Reginald DePoe Sr. and Rita H. Couture in Wallace, Idaho. He was raised in the Polson and Hot Springs area. During some troubled times in his early childhood, Robert acquired the roles of protector and leader to his siblings. He loved his family and was always concerned for each of their well beings. Robert was a loving husband to his wife, Becky, and a teacher and provider for their sons. His daughter also looked to him as an example. He was a devoted grandfather to his eight grandchildren. Robert learned the value of work ea...


John Samuel Cisney

PABLO — John was born Dec. 29, 1923, in Watkins, Montana, in a sod house to Sam and Nellie Cisney. He passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015.  John lived 10 years in Watkins, then moved to Ronan in 1934 with his parents, brother Edwin, and sisters Nellie, Laura, and Mary, who have all preceded h...


Richard Peter Heinz Richard Peter Heinz

POLSON — Richard Peter Heinz, 94, went to meet the Lord on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. He was born on July 23, 1921, in Chicago, Illinois. He served as a medic in the US Army’s 84th Infantry Division in Europe during World War II. He graduated from DePaul University in Chicago with a bachelor’...


Kayo Duane Reynolds Kayo Duane Reynolds

RONAN — Kayo Duane Reynolds passed away peacefully Nov. 15, 2015, surrounded by his wife, partner and best friend of 53 years, Myrna, four children and his footprints. On June 12, 1939, was the start of an amazing man’s life. Karrel Duane Reynolds (Kayo) came into this world in a log cabin at ...


Robert Reginald DePoe Jr.

POLSON — Robert Reginald DePoe Jr., born April 4, 1956, passed away Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. Funeral services will begin Friday, Nov. 27, in the SKC Camas Room (in the Joe McDonald Health and Wellness Center). Viewing will be from 5-8 p.m., and dinner begins at 6 p.m.  A funeral service will take...


William Ray Cleveland William Ray Cleveland

POLSON — William Ray Cleveland, 50, was born on Oct. 20, 1965, in Denver, Colorado. On Nov. 15, 2015, he passed away at home in Polson surrounded by his family. He had been battling cancer.  A funeral service will take place on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 11 a.m. at Linderman Gymnasium.  A re...


Richard P. Heinz

POLSON — Richard P. Heinz, age 94, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, at Lakeview Care Center in Bigfork. Memorial services for Richard are pending. There will be a full obituary to follow. Arrangements are under the direction of The Lake Funeral Home and Crematory.  


Karrel Duane “Kayo” Reynolds

RONAN – Karrel Duane “Kayo” Reynolds, age 76, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2015, at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula. A Celebration of Life for Kayo will be held on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, at 1 p.m. at the Terrace Lake Community Church in Ronan.  Arrangements are under the direc...


Evelyn “Lucille” Long Richwine Evelyn “Lucille” Long Richwine

RONAN — Evelyn “Lucille” Long Richwine, 87, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at St. Luke Hospital on Nov. 8, 2015, from the effects of acute myeloid leukemia, which had been diagnosed on July 9, 2015.  Lucille was born on May 24, 1928, in Hastings, Nebraska, to Earl a...


Bert McCollum Bert McCollum

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON — Bert McCollum was born July 31, 1943, in St. Ignatius. He died Nov. 2, 2015, in Spokane, Washington. After graduation from St. Ignatius High School in 1961, he worked locally. Later, he attended and graduated from Big Sky Barber College in Missoula.  In the early 1980s he ...


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