Monte Louis Boston, 67, died February 16 in Billings. To see full obituary and leave condolences for the family visit www.dahlfuneralchapel.com

Richard ‘Dick’ Howe died Feb. 18, 2019. He was born in Missoula, adopted by Archie and Margaret Howe, and raised in Billings. He attended school at Broadwater, Jefferson, Lincoln, and was a proud member of Senior High’s graduating class of 1950. He married Lois Johnson in August 22, 1954. He…

John 'Doc' Nitchman born Feb. 24, 1958, Snoqualmie, Washington, Passed Feb. 9, 2019, Corpus Christi, TX . Lived in Billings, Jeffery City, Wyo, Fairbanks, AK, Late father, Thomas, Marsha - AZ , Jim - AK, Ray - Wyo. Johns sister Kay Lopp - May 10, 1966 of Basin, Wyo passed Feb. 17, 2019 in Ba…

Esther Fox, 92, passed away Feb. 19, 2019 at Riverstone Hospice House with her family by her side. Esther was born April 23, 1926. Funeral services will be held on Feb. 25 at 11 a.m. The viewing will be from 9 - 11 a.m. at the Heights Family Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, please make dona…

Martin Patrick Golden, Jr. passed into eternal peace at home on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at age 78. He was a trooper who fought the good fight as he suffered through long years of illness and pain, without losing his optimism and sense of humor.

Lea Ann Quinn passed away unexpectedly in Billings on Feb. 15, 2019, due to heart problems related to diabetes. The funeral services and reception will be held on Feb. 25 at 11 a.m. at Freedom Church in Billings.

Stephanie A. Ness, loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, lost her short life at the age of 46 to a 20-month courageous battle with brain cancer on Feb. 19, 2019.

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Alice Julia Cole Sarrazin passed into the loving arms of Jesus on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, surrounded by her family. Her father, Dee Cole, was born 1890 is Salesville. In 1892 the family moved over from the Gallatin and stayed at the Francis home before moving to Rock Creek. Her father live…

Rion Mitchell Miles, age 64, passed away at home, in the comfort of his wife's arms, after he had spent the past two and a half years battling pancreatic cancer.

CIRCLE — On the morning of Feb. 18, 2019, a great man Russell Duane Pederson, age 58, of Circle went to heaven. Visitation will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Circle. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at 1 p.m. at…

Muriel Mitchell, 90, of Billings passed away on Feb. 17, 2019, while under Hospice Care in Helena.

Kay Nayematsu passed away peacefully in Redmond, Washington, at age 100.

Sharon "Sheri" Jones Knutson, 67, of Laurel went to be with her Lord and Savior on Feb. 16, 2019. The full obituary may be viewed at www.cfgbillings.com. A celebration of life service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday Feb. 23, 2019 at New Life Foursquare Ministries at 201 1st Ave in Laurel.

Robert was born in Roundup on Nov. 27, 1933, to George and Francis Steffans (Grahek). He joined older brother Ed and sister Frances. His father passed away when he was very young, so times were tough living near Number Three Coal Mine. He spoke Slovenian with his mother and started learning …

On Feb. 16, 2019, Ryan Naffziger passed away unexpectedly in his home of an undiagnosed illness and was reunited with his Heavenly Father. He was loved and admired by all who knew him. He brought light, goodness and laughter to all he met. Ryan was born on May 4, 1984, to Royce and Fran Naff…

"Pete" Dawn Renee Whipple Haley passed away on Feb. 11, 2019 in her home surrounded by family, friends and her beloved pets. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her.

Anthony J. Myers, age 57, of Las Vegas, passed away suddenly on Saturday, February 16, 2019. Born January 25, 1962 in Billings, he lived in Las Vegas for the past five years. An Air Force Veteran, Mr. Myers worked as a subcontractor for the United States Government. A sports fan, Anthony oft…

LAUREL — Michael John Reser was born on Oct. 8, 1961, in Spokane, Washington. He moved to Montana when he was in junior high and resided here ever since. Mike passed away early Friday morning, Feb. 8. He was strong in heart but his heart grew weak. Anyone who knew Mike knew he had a great se…

Madeline Grosso Petelin of Billings, formally of Hardin, died Feb. 12 at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings.

Linda Ann (Borner) Owen, 69, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, surrounded by family after a brave fight with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease).

David “Dave” Schaenen, 90, passed away on Feb. 3, 2019, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dave was born on Jan. 17, 1929, in Morristown, New Jersey. He was the second of three children born to Nelson and Rose Schaenen, grew up in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, and graduated from Bernard High School. He ea…

BIG TIMBER — Robert Roland "Bob" Flick, 93, of Big Timber passed away Wednesday Feb. 6, 2019, at the Pioneer Medical Center in Big Timber.

Francis Luella Toomey passed away Feb. 13 at Bella Terra of Billings. Mom was 102 years old at the time of her passing.

Margaret Mae ‘Meg’ Brookshier was born in Bozeman on June 25, 1937 to John and Virginia (Metcalf) Weaver, and died on Feb. 15, 2019 in Billings. She grew up in Belgrade, met her future husband Joe in second grade and graduated from Belgrade High School. She is a 60 year alumna of Montana Sta…

On Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, Jonathan William Wiltsie, loving husband and Dada, passed way at the age of 32.

WINNETT — Beloved daughter, sister, aunt, friend, teacher, and animal lover, Nancy G. Freburg, passed from this life on Feb. 13, 2019, at her home under the rimrocks in Winnett. Nancy was born Dec. 31, 1945, to Ernest and Ruth Freburg in Lewistown, joining sister Mavis Rae. She grew up worki…

CULBERTSON — Irene H. Moore, 103, of Culbertson, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 at the Roosevelt Nursing Home in Culbertson. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Williston is assisting the family. Friends may sign the on-line register and give their condolences at www.fulkersons.com

Timothy ‘Egg’ Padilla Sr. of Billings left this life Feb. 1, 2019 at the young age of 52. Timothy was born in California on June 21, 1966 to Gene and Barbara Padilla.

Gary A. Pfaff, 78, of Billings suffered a massive stroke while golfing with friends and went to be with our Lord on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.  Born in 1940, he grew up in Oakes, North Dakota, until his parents relocated to Billings, where he graduated from Billings Senior High School in 1958.…

Stephen L. Toth passed away at home on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

After a wonderful weekend with family and friends, sadly Brownell P. Parks, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 6th, at the age of 72 at his home in Ringling. Brown will be missed by so many. Please visit www.stevensonwilke.com to read a full tribute of his life.