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Faye Adelle Abrahamson Faye Adelle Abrahamson

RONAN — Faye Adelle Abrahamson arrived at the pearly gates of Heaven in the early morning of June 8. Faye was the youngest of seven children, born on Sept. 6, 1940, to Elsworth and Mary Orr in Beach S.D. She is now reunited with her mother, father, and all six of her brothers and sisters.  She leaves behind her husband Wendell Albert Abrahamson; three children: John, Gary and Wendy; 19 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and six great great-grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews, who all loved her very much. Services have been held.  

Patricia Ann Wallace

POLSON — Patricia Ann Wallace, age 85, of Ronan, passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at the Polson Health and Rehabilitation Center from natural causes. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time. Shrider-Thompson Funeral and Cremation Services is assisting with arrangements. ...

Iva Dawn Skelton Iva Dawn Skelton

RONAN — On May 18, 2014, Iva Dawn Skelton was called home and found her peace. Iva was born Dec. 17, 1968, in Polson to James D. and Donna J. Skelton. She attended grade schools in Polson, Ronan, and Charlo and graduated eighth grade from Charlo.  She attained her GED at the University of Washingt...

Sharon Patricia Dillard

ST. IGNATIUS — Sharon Patricia Dillard, 75, passed away from cancer on June 6 at St. Patrick’s Hospital. A visitation will be held at the Foster Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, June 13, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. The funeral will be on Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Foster Funeral Chapel. A reception will foll...

Beatrice May Howell

KALISPELL — Beatrice May Howell, age 82 of Kalispell passed away in Kalispell on June 1, 2014. She was born Aug. 10,1930 in Tioga, North Dakota, to Sidney and Almira (Smith) Stipe. A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. on June 9, 2014, at Buffalo Hill Funeral Home with a committal service to fol...

Faye Abrahamson

RONAN — Faye Abrahamson of Ronan, age 74, passed away at her home on Sunday, June 8, 2014, from natural causes. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Pablo Church of the Nazarene. Burial will follow at the Ronan Cemetery. Shrider-Thompson Funeral and Cremation Servi...

Marylin Johns (Amende)

RONAN — Marylin Johns (Amende) passed away peacefully on May 16 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Ronan. Marylin was born May 9, 1941, in Sheridan, Wyoming. She is the second of Henry and Wyona Amende’s six children. She grew up in Clearmont, Wyoming with her many friends and large extended fami...

Harry Tedrick

MOUNTAIN HOME, IDAHO — Harry Tedrick passed away at home on April 28, 2014. Harry was born April 28, 1945, in Livingston, Mont. to John and Emalyn Tedrick. Harry attended and graduated from Gordon School and went to Park County High School. He went into the air force and retired from the air force. ...

Brandon E. Ellingson Brandon E. Ellingson

CLIVE, IOWA — Brandon E. Ellingson, 20, of Clive, Iowa, tragically died on Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri. Services have been held. Brandon was born Dec. 7, 1993, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Craig and Sherry (Henrickson) Ellingson. He graduated with honors from Valley High S...

Robert Gordon McGillivray

POLSON – Robert Gordon McGillivray, 76, passed away at St. Luke’s Extended Care on May 15, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Foster Funeral Home of St. Ignatius.

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