Ted H. Hoag, 65 of Billings, passed away May 21, 2018, following a medical emergency doing what he loved, playing golf. Ted was born on Aug. 18, 1952 to Douglas and Wanda Hoag in Great Falls, and was a Billings resident for the past 30 years.

Rudy LeBlanc entered the kingdom of heaven peacefully in his sleep on May 14th, at the Eagles Manor where he had resided for the last eight years. Rudy was a very personable, caring, simple man.

Bishop Anthony Michael Milone passed away in Omaha, NE on Thursday, May 17, 2018 surrounded by his family. Born Sept. 24, 1932 to Joseph and Louise Milone in Omaha, Nebraska, Anthony was the son of Sicilian immigrants and one of nine children who grew up in Omaha’s 'Little Italy' neighborhood.

GLASGOW — Noel “Spud” Capdeville, 78, of Glasgow. Family Receiving Friends: Wednesday May 23, 6-8 p.m. at Bell Mortuary. Service: Thursday May 24, 10 a.m. at American Legion Hall in Hinsdale. 

Josephine Marie Chell (née Luft) passed away on May 5, 2018 in Billings from complications following hip replacement surgery at the age of 85.

Robert 'Bob' Harold Nicol was born on Aug. 15, 1927, at Marcus Daly Hospital in Hamilton. His parents were Mary Shultz Nicol and Harold A. Nicol. Bob is survived by his older sister, Betty Thiot, and was predeceased by his younger brother, Don Nicol, married to Gloria Johnson Nicol. The fami…

After a courageous struggle with cancer and other health issues, the “Book Lady” has left us for Heaven’s Big Library. Norma passed away peacefully on May 15, 2018, at The Springs Assisted Living where she resided and where Stillwater Hospice treated her, all with compassion and care in her …

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Norman Lance Brothers, 77, of Billings, passed away at his home on May 13, 2018

R. Doris Moreno passed away May 18, 2018, surrounded by her family at the age of 96.

CASPER, Wyoming — Inurnment with Military Honors will be held on May 25, 2018 at 1 p.m. for Peter "Pete" Max Silva, 77, of Casper, at Yellowstone National Cemetery, 55 Buffalo Trail Rd, Laurel, MT 59044.

Craig Dwight Martinson of Swedish and Scottish-Irish descent was born in Cleveland, OH on February 8, 1946. He died on May 12, 2018 in Omaha, NE of heart failure.

GLASGOW — Victor A. Adolphson, 55, of Glasgow passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

GOLDSBY, OKLAHOMA — Melba Lou Roswurm passed away April 5, 2018 after battling cancer. She was born April 13, 1934, in Emporia, KS to Howard 'Dutch' and Elberta Ernst.

MISSOULA — Larry K. Bergum, 72, of Missoula, formerly of Culbertson, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 in Missoula.

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Marietta Frank (Burdick) was born on March 20, 1931, in Lemmon, South Dakota, to John and Frieda Burdick, and passed away on May 7, 2018, at the age of 87. She grew up in Lemmon with her parents and five older brothers. One of her favorite memories from her childhood was driving across the c…

Shirley Dreyer, 60, died in Billings, on May 15, 2018. She was born in Sidney, on March 24, 1958, to Stanley and Evelyn (Jorgensen) Dreyer.

Our beautiful mother, nana, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, Modesta B. De Arellano, 98 of Billings, passed away peacefully and went to the Lord on Monday, May 14, 2018. The oldest of 10 siblings, she was born on Nov. 16, 1919 to Eduardo Medina Barrios and Augusta Steffan in Manila, Philippines.

Larry J. Sokoloski passed away peacefully at the UW Medical Center on May 10, 2018. Larry has been fiercely fighting leukemia for the past year. Throughout the past 3 months he was in Seattle working with an amazing group of medical doctors to try to find a cure. Although his battle is over,…

Margaret Elynne Barnes Anderson, 83, was born on Aug. 5, 1934, in Laramie, Wyoming, the second child to George and Winifred Barnes. She passed away with her family around her, letting her know it was time to go join her parents and brother in heaven.

Lenore O. Lee, 100, passed away May 16, 2018, in Billings.

Sherman R. Diede, 83, of Billings passed away Tuesday, May 15 at the Billings Clinic. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 22 at Cremation & Funeral Gallery.

LAUREL — Our Mom, Grandma, Nana, and sister, Betty Ruth Lapp Kindsfater, went to heaven on May 15, 2018. She was born on April 28, 1929, to John Lapp and Lydia Ehrlick Lapp in Fromberg. She grew up in a large family with seven brothers and sisters. At age 17, she met the love of her life, He…

Lola Janae Powell-Pickett, Ve’kesoxhaahketa (Little Bird), was welcomed into heaven by our loving savior Jesus Christ on Monday May 14, 2018 at the age of 12 years old. Lola was honored to carry her mother’s Indian name. Lola’s work on this earth is complete and has won the victory in Jesus Christ.

BROADVIEW — Darrel Paul Rosin, 66, peacefully ascended to the heavens on May 15, 2018 from his home in Broadview. He bravely battled cancer for eight months during which he spent time surrounded by his family and friends, celebrating the Christmas season and visiting his desert home in Maric…

BUSBY — Mona Lisa Eagle Star Eaglefeathers came in to this world a sweet and loving granddaughter, Daughter, Sister, and Niece on May 8, 2010 to Mary Eagle Star and Dana Eaglefeathers. On May 14, 2018, Mona was called home to be with the Creator and other family members that have gone before…

MESA, ARIZONA — Weldon John Jay Althoff, 80, passed away peacefully on May 8, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz. Weldon died on the 25th Anniversary of the day he and wife Donna (Geraets) Althoff had their first date.

Robert (Bert) Mark Supanik, sweet brother, fun-loving uncle, cousin and friend, fell asleep battling cancer and woke May 9, 2018, healed and in the presence of his Savior.

Martha Holly Large, 77, departed our world on May 3, 2018. Martha was born on Oct. 9, 1941 in Cleveland, OH and moved with her family to Billings in 1947. View full obit at www.michelottisawyers.com

William F. Brew Jr. died in Scottsdale, Arizona on Sept. 22, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held for Bill at the Hilands Golf Club on Saturday, May 19 from 2-5 p.m.

Sandra Schock, 72, of Billings, passed away May 13, 2018.

Patricia Johnson was a woman of endless stoicism. Born in Chicago, she lost her father when she was 14, and her mother shortly after. Despite this dreadful loss and countless other hardships, she faced life with unmatched strength of will and character.