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Roy Sinclair

POLSON — Roy Sinclair, 71, passed away on Feb. 26, 2019, at St. Luke Community Hospital. He was born in Lewistown on May 6, 1947, to Pat and Bobbie Sinclair. Roy attended elementary school in Winnett and Lewistown in Montana, and in Custer, Washington. Roy attended junior high school and the first three years of high school in Ferndale, Washington, and then returned to Winnett for his senior year and graduated in 1965. He served two years in the Army, which took him to Germany. He married Georgia and they had a daughter, Lela in 1967. Roy worked on his dad’s ranch in Winnett and in the oil fields in Wyoming. In 1975 he met and later married his wife of 43 years, Gail. Roy ...


Roy Sinclair

POLSON — Roy Sinclair, 71, passed away on Feb. 26, 2019, at St. Luke Community Hospital. He was born in Lewistown on May 6, 1947, to Pat and Bobbie Sinclair. Roy attended elementary school in Winnett and Lewistown in Montana, and in Custer, Washington. Roy attended junior high school and the first t...


Matthew Darnell

PABLO — Matthew Adam Posey Darnell, 30, passed away on Feb. 28, 2019, in Pablo. Services will be held on Thursday at 2 p.m. at New Life Christian Center in Polson. Please send flowers and donations to the New Life Christian Center.


Grace Schumacher Grace Schumacher

POLSON — Grace Beverly Schumacher, age 100 - (born Oct. 20, 1918), of Polson, passed away on Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019, in her home surrounded by her family. Grace was born and educated in Conrad, Montana. She moved to Polson after her marriage on April 4,1936, to Edmund Schumacher in Shelby, Montana. G...


Robert Goldsby

YUMA, ARIZONA — Robert (Bob) Goldsby, 82, passed away at his home in Yuma, Arizona, on Feb. 27, after a long illness, with his son and caregiver by his side. He was born to John ( Jack) and M. Blanche Goldsby on July 9, 1936, in Missoula. Bob was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Paul, and...


Doris Polinsky Doris Polinsky

MISSOULA — Doris Ruth (Laws) Polinsky “The Afghan Lady” passed away at Riverside Nursing home in Missoula on Feb. 13, 2019. She was born to Frank E. Laws and Bessie (Hastings) Laws on March 13, 1917, in Gresham, Nebraska. Doris married Frank Polinsky on Nov. 26, 1934, and they had five c...


Christina Reum Santa Christina Reum Santa

GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO — Christina Reum Santa was born on April 18, 1950, and passed away on Jan. 29, 2019. She was born to Clarence Reum (1912- 1954) and Freda Starkel Reum (1920-2000). Christina leaves behind her daughters, Christi Rezgui, Lori Kurta ( John), and Kari Parsons (Mike). Her grandchild...


William Martin Jr.

HELENA — William Donald Martin Jr. passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, W.D. Martin, Sr. and Ann Marie Martin; his sons, William D. Martin III and Shawn Lester Martin; his brothers, Frank Martin and Jackie Bob Martin; and his sisters, Patsy M...


Dwight Preston Dwight Preston

POLSON — Dwight Ellsworth Preston, part of the greatest generation, passed away at his home in Polson on Feb. 14, 2019. He was 93 and fiercely independent to the very end. He was born to Grant and Garnet Preston on Aug. 10, 1925, in Hitchcock, South Dakota. His family moved to Hot Springs, while Dwi...


Brian Jones Brian Jones

POLSON — Brian Keith Jones, age 59, passed away on Jan. 29, 2019, at his home in Polson. Full obituary can be seen at: www.jgfuneralhome.com. Cremation has taken place and a Montana memorial service will be planned in the spring. Brian loved Montana but requested “send me back to Texas&rdqu...


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