Orville James Boggess went home to be with his Savior, Jan. 12, 2020. He was born in Flatwillow, MT on July 7, 1929, to Viola Clark Boggess and Roy Orville Boggess. He graduated from Billings Senior High in 1947. He served in the U.S. Army in Korea; awarded the Bronze Star, Feb. 1953.

Buckley ‘Buck’ Dale Hendrickson, 58, passed away in his home on Jan. 19, 2020, with his wife and step daughter by his side. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. For full obituary, see online at smithfuneralchapels.com

COLUMBUS — Ruby was born under Rose Mountain in western Montana to Richard and Rhoda Kiss. She went to high school in Deer Lodge, Montana. She met the love of her life, Bob Hanson when she was 17 years old. They married a year later and were together for 70 years until Bob's death in 2019. S…

Bob passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Jan 14, 2020. He was surrounded by his loving family. Bob was born in Great Falls, Montana, on July 12, 1945. His family then moved to Lewistown, Montana, where he spent his youth. After graduation from Fergus High School Bob enlisted in the Montana Reser…

Louise Maxine Short Watson Sims was welcomed into the arms of our Lord on Jan. 19, 2020, in Great Falls, Montana. Funeral service for Louise will be held on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at 11 a.m. at the Federated Church in Forsyth. Burial will be in the Forsyth Cemetery after the funeral service.…

Angelo Creech passed away peacefully in the early afternoon on Jan. 15, 2020, at home in the company of his family.

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Edith (Edie) Carlson, 80, passed away peacefully Jan. 17, 2020, at St. John’s United, surrounded by family and caregivers. She was born in 1939 at home in a small town near Centerville, Tennessee, with five siblings. She lived in Colorado for over 40 years and moved to Montana to retire and …

Timothy P. Kennedy, 53, passed away suddenly at home on Jan. 19, 2020, with his wife by his side. Celebration of Life will be Sunday 1 p.m., at Dahl Funeral Chapel. For a full obituary and to leave memories with the family please visit www.dahlfuneralchapel.com

James E. Schock, 78, of Billings passed Jan. 17, 2020, with family by his side after a battle with cancer and Parkinson's. Jim was born in Billings on July 12, 1941, to Louis and Mary Schock. He graduated from Billings Senior High in 1959. He married Sandra Herren in 1963, had three children…

Victor Phelps passed away on Jan. 8, 2020. Celebration of Life will be held on Feb. 27, 2020, at First Baptist Church 2-4 p.m. For full obit go to cfgbillings.com.

Roger Earl Walker, 65 of Billings, passed away unexpectedly at home on Jan. 18, 2020. Roger was born on March 23, 1954, in Sidney the son of Earl and Eva (Libby) Walker. Per Roger’s request, cremation has taken place and no services will be held. A full obit is available online at www.height…

Robert ‘Bobby’ Swank, 66, of Billings passed away Jan. 15, 2020. Bobby was born in Billings on May 14, 1953, to Floyd and Betty Swank. Bobby married his wife Linda in 2002. He loved to golf and made his hobby into his career doing what he enjoyed at Pryor Creek Golf Club.

MALTA — Dorothy M. Christensen, 94, passed away Jan. 10, 2020, at Hi-Line Retirement Center of natural causes. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Malta Lutheran Church.

Lawretta Marie Miller, age 50, of Colstrip passed away on Jan. 18, 2020. Funeral Services will be on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 at Saint Margaret Mary Catholic Church in Colstrip at 11 a.m.

Dearly loved wife, mother and friend, Doris Vorhes, passed away this week after a long fight with Alzheimer’s disease. Born at home to John & Elizabeth Yerger on June 28, 1937, she lived her early years in Shepherd and later raised her family in Absarokee. Doris was a devoted Christian a…

John (Johnny) Edward Stoler III, age 70, of Billings passed away at his home on Jan. 15, 2020. Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home, 1717 Main Street, Miles City, MT has been entrusted with arrangements on Jan. 24, 2020 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Custer County Cemetery with full milita…

Jim was born on April 8, 1934 to James O. Alcorn and Esther Kodalen Alcorn in Williston North Dakota. He passed away Jan. 16, 2020 at Advanced Care Hospital in Billings.

LaVonne Lawrence passed away on Jan. 16, in Billings. She was 83 years old.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Skylar Evan Kiefer died suddenly on Jan. 10, 2020 at 24 of unknown causes. Skylar is survived by his parents; Melinda Bachini (Steve) and Shawn Kiefer (Crystal); his siblings Vanessa, Seth, Samantha, and Sidney Kiefer, Shaelyn and Shelby Bachini, and Noah Rutherford; his s…

Mom, aka Toots, passed away at the age of 91 at Eagle Cliff Manor. Born in Center, North Dakota, she was the daughter of Gustav and Millie Mantz. Preceded in death by her parents, husband Russell and brothers Clifford, Laurel (Bud) and Robert Mantz. Survived by one daughter, Sheila Schmidt (…

Ella Marie Jansma, 75, of Laurel, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, on Jan. 15, 2020. Ella was born June 20, 1944 in Albany, Missouri, to Helen and William Wood.

Rosemary McRae, 85, passed away Saturday Jan. 11, 2020, at her home. Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Raymond 'Raylee' Linney Rumbold passed away unexpectedly Jan. 11, 2020. Raylee was born Jan. 17, 1987 to Raymond Rumbold and Brenda Wilson in Longview, Texas. As a young child, he enjoyed skateboarding, BMX biking, nature and his art. In Nov. of 2007, Raylee welcomed his only pride and joy, …

Alan Lee Schlepp left this world on Jan 17, 2020, in the comfort of his home, surrounded by loved ones. In the days and weeks prior, he visited with friends and family members from across the country.

Bruce Daniel Heide passed away Jan, 8, 2020 at his home in Billings (Lockwood).

Lorna Raye Boyle died Jan. 13, 2020, at the Billings Clinic Hospital in Billings. She was born to Dorothy Ruth Swenson and John Matthew Boyle Nov. 4, 1947 in Cut Bank. She graduated from Garfield High School in Billings in 1965 then worked at Core Enterprises and as an aide at Garfield High …

Mikel Peterson, 35, was tragically killed on Jan. 11, 2020. Smith West Funeral Chapel, 304 34th St W. has been entrusted with arrangements on Jan. 21, 2020 at 1 p.m. Interment immediately following at Laurel Cemetery. For full obituary or to offer condolences please visit www.smithfuneralcha…

Marvel Weggenman, 81, born on Oct. 20, 1938, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, at her daughter's home in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. Marvel was born in Billings, Montana to Francis E. and Marvel A. Lowrance.

James Patrick Baumgardner, our wildly wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, known for his big heart and big laugh, passed away peacefully at home on Jan. 15, 2020, after a long illness, which he fought like the warrior he was. He was surrounded by his wife and children…

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