Carol “Cookie” Bolin was born April 9, 1935, to John and Natalie Popovich. She was the second of three daughters (Pat and Sherrie). Cookie passed peacefully at home surrounded by family on Nov 12, 2018. She grew up in Billings attending Fratt and graduated from Central High School. She marri…

GLENDIVE — Andrea "Andy" Huschka, 62, of Glendive, and Dickinson, North Dakota, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at her home in Glendive. Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m., and from 6-8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at the Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. A Family and Friends servi…

Julie Beyer, 31, of Billings, passed away on Oct. 20, 2018, in Ft. Smith, Kansas.

GLENDIVE — Alfred "Al" Eidet, age 95, of Glendive, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, and from 9-12 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at the Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. Funeral servi…

HYSHAM — Glenn T. Quest (Bud), 96, of Hysham, the oldest World War II Veteran in Treasure County, passed away peacefully Nov. 7, 2018, in the Billings Clinic Hospital.

George Herbert Peters, 89, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Nov. 15, 2018, in Billings.

MARMARTH, N.D. — Funeral Service for Merle J. Clark, 80, of Marmarth, North Dakota, will be 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at Stevenson Funeral Home, Baker. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Marmarth, North Dakota.

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Erick Karl Erickson, 94, passed away on Nov. 14, 2018. He was born on Nov. 2, 1924, in Anaconda to Franz and Selma Erickson. His family moved to Great Falls when he was young. He graduated from Great Falls High School and immediately enlisted in the Army during World War II. He served was as…

Jennifer Deppmeier entered this world with the heart of a lion. She possessed the uncanny ability to bring sweetness into the lives of her family, her friends, and anyone she happened to cross paths with. Jennifer had a lot to give, while asking for very little in return. Even in her last mo…

Rueben Heimbichner, 93, passed away early Nov. 10 at his home surrounded by his daughter and grandchildren. His wry sense of humor and boisterous laugh will be missed by his family and everyone that surrounded him. He for all of us could not only be the one to lighten your mood and be the li…

Carol “Cookie” Bolin was born April 9,1935 to John and Natalie Popovich. She was the second of three daughters (Pat and Sherrie.) Cookie passed peacefully at home surrounded by family on Nov 12, 2018. She grew up in Billings attending Fratt and graduated from Central High School. She married…

BOZEMAN — Vernon Victor Voegele, 79, passed away Nov. 13, 2018, in Bozeman. He was born Nov. 27, 1938, to Jacob and Sarah (Arnst) Voegele in Grand Forks, N.D. His family later moved to Great Falls, where he graduated from Great Falls High School. Vern received his bachelor's degree from Mont…

Richard Eugene Madigan, 80, passed away on Nov. 9, 2018, at St. Elias Specialty Hospital in Anchorage, Alaska. Arrangements entrusted to Valley Funeral Home in Wasilla, Alaska.

Billings resident, Shirley Madson, age 89, died Nov. 12, 2018 after a brief illness.

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LINCOLN, Neb. — Betty Jacobson Hayes, 95, died Nov. 13, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Born April 18, 1923 in Mobridge, S.D., She married William Hayes from Dwight, Illinois in 1944. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1987 and her son, Robert in 2008 and 4 sisters.

Erick Karl Erickson, 94, passed away on Nov. 14, 2018. He was born on Nov. 2, 1924, in Anaconda to Franz and Selma Erickson.

LaVonne "Von"/"Pooch" Alton Forsch and Laurie Irene "Monty" Forsch are re-united once more in heaven. Our Dad passed from this world on Dec. 22, 2016 and our Mom on Nov. 7, 2018. Our parents love story spanned almost 60 years.

Lorraine Charlotte Morrison, 89, formerly Lorraine Gess and Lorraine Keller, died Nov. 12, 2018, from natural causes.

Madelyn Irene Turley died peacefully at Benchmark Senior Living’s Plymouth Crossings on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. She was 81.

Deborah Kohler did not like special attention and did not want a “flowery” notice in the paper. We couldn’t afford a front page headline, and the world has enough bad news. The good news is that Jesus Christ promised we will see her again (John 5:28-29)! Our favorite sister was born May 8, 1…

Marjorie Mae Birdsill, 92, of Billings, passed away on Nov. 7, 2018. She was born on Aug. 9, 1926, in Butte, to William and Margaret Etter. Her family settled in Potomac, when she was quite young. After her mother passed away when she was 11, she attended boarding school, then lived with rel…

On November 10, 2018, our son, brother and uncle surrendered to the Lord after a short struggle with pancreatic cancer.

On Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, Diana Lee Dickerson loving wife and mother passed away at the age of 71.

Mary Degele Manning Taniguchi, 91, of Billings passed away Nov. 7, 2018, at Bella Terra in Billings. Mary was born in Montana in November 1926 to John and Snodie (Saffel) Degele. Mary attended schools in Broadview and Bridger.

Edward Posey Whiteman Jr., affectionately known as Junior or “Poison,” left for the other side camp on Nov. 10, 2018. His Indian name, lishuush shiile iiwaaaa ichliash’, Has Good Fortune with Yellow Eagle Plume, was given to him by Joseph Ten Bear. He was a member of the Whistling Water Clan…

Jennifer Deppmeier entered this world with the heart of a lion. She possessed the uncanny ability to bring sweetness into the lives of her family, her friends, and anyone she happened to cross paths with. Jennifer had a lot to give, while asking for very little in return. Even in her last mo…

RED LODGE — On August 16, Diann Fischer Larson was born in Pennsylvania. Although raised in the east, she always had a desire to "go west." After graduating from the University of New Hampshire and becoming one of the first soil scientists for the federal government, her job took her first t…

Steven Scott Reinschmidt, 61, was called home to his heavenly Father Nov. 11, 2018, surrounded by loved ones.

HARLOWTON — David E. Waldner, 85, from the Duncan Colony near Harlowton, passed away peacefully at his home on Oct. 31, 2018. He is preceded in death by his wife Susie, and two sons, David and Cornelius. He is survived by his sons Thomas, David and Abraham; daughters Dorothy, Susanna, Esther…

ROBERTS — Gordon Ray DeSaveur (Dad, Pops, Gramps, Papa), 84, met with his Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. He was born on May 16, 1934 to Ernest (Pete) and Ester DeSaveur. A few years later Marlene joined the family on their farm near Fromberg.

David Arthur Powell, 64, of Billings, passed away on Nov. 5, 2018, at Saint Vincent Healthcare. David was born Feb. 10, 1954 in Billings to Arthur and Virginia (Chesmore) Powell. He attended schools in Laurel, Red Lodge and Billings.

MOLT — Charles Franklin McFarland, 82, of Molt peacefully passed away at his home on Nov. 10th, 2018. He was born in Molt, son of Bob and Lorene McFarland. Charlie was a third generation owner-partner of McFarland Ranch. He loved farming and restoring Oliver tractors and could never imagine …