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Donald Glenn Corkum Donald Glenn Corkum

PORTLAND, OREGON — Donald “Corky” Corkum, 84, passed away peacefully on May 8, 2015, in Portland, Oregon, with his family at his side. Don was born March 25, 1931, in Chicago, Illinois, and then moved to Portland with parents Gordon and Beulah Corkum. He graduated from Grant High School and attended Oregon State University where he was a member of the Sigma Pi Fraternity.  In Oregon, Don owned and operated Mt. Hood Building Supply. He moved to Polson in the early 1990s and started a new business, Rae’s Motor Mocha. Corky was an active member and volunteer for the Mission Valley Elks Club where for many years he organized and helped prepare the annual Chinese ...


Marc Wilson Marc Wilson

HEBER CITY, UT — Marc Stuart Wilson passed away May 16, 2015. Born in 1983 in Heber City, Utah, to Stuart and Karen Wilson, he married Laraine Wilson in 2010 and their family was later sealed in the Brigham City Temple. Wilson is survived by his wife; two daughters; parents; siblings Bonnie (Brian) ...


Betty Patterson King Betty Patterson King

RONAN  – Betty Patterson King, 90 years young, was born in Winston Salem, North Carolina, on April 11, 1925. She died peacefully on May 7, 2015, surrounded by her family. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ware G. King, and is survived by her four children, Sarah King of Georgetown, Minnesot...


Thomas M. Brown Thomas M. Brown

POLSON — Thomas Brown of Polson passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2015, after a long battle with cancer. He was 72.  Tom was born in Polson on May 29, 1942, and attended college at Montana State University where he received his degree in civil engineering. Tom was a professional engineer who bui...


Shirley Lucille Unruh

RONAN — Shirley Lucille Unruh, age 97, of Ronan, passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at St. Luke Community Hospital. She was born to Hattie and Barry Anders in Greely, Minnesota, on Nov. 4, 1917. She came with her parents to Pablo in 1918 where her parents homesteaded. She married Leo Unruh on Se...


Pansy P. and James J. Achenbaugh Pansy P. and James J. Achenbaugh

POLSON — Services for Pansy P. and James J. Achenbaugh, who passed away on March 5 and March 23, 2015, respectively, will be held May 23, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Polson Community Church, 1814 First Street E, (phone (406) 883-0260), church is located up the hill, south of St. Joseph Hospital. A reception wil...


Ruby Irene Davis Mocabee Ruby Irene Davis Mocabee

RONAN – Ruby Irene Davis Mocabee, 100, of Ronan passed away at her home on Thursday, April 30, 2015, of natural causes.  Ruby was born Aug. 8, 1914, in Melstone, Montana, to Artemus and Edna Davis. She was one of six children that grew up on the family homestead. The family moved to the Crow In...


Nancy Irwin Stewart Nancy Irwin Stewart

POLSON – Nancy Irwin Stewart, 83, of Polson passed away on Monday, April 20, 2015, at St. Patrick’s Hospital in Missoula, with family by her side.  Nancy was born in Roachdale, Indiana, Feb. 1, 1932, to Galen Seaton and Mary Elizabeth Irwin. She graduated from Roachdale High School in 195...


Gene Schock Gene Schock

RONAN – Gene Schock, 75, of St. Ignatius, passed away April 8, 2015, in Ronan, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Wolf Point, Montana, on June 18, 1939, to the late Chris and Esther Schock. He attended Wolf Point High School and Lustre Christian High School. In the mid 1960s he moved his family...


Miles S. (Pat) Harbin Miles S. (Pat) Harbin

PLAINS — Miles S. (Pat) Harbin passed away in Plains, Montana, on April 14, 2015, at age of 93. He was born on May 9, 1921. He was in good health until his final brief illness. Pat’s five children: Nancy Richwine; Connie Voth (Bob); Jeanne Shaffer (Rich); Ray Harbin (Carol); and Roger Harbin (...


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