Florence Ida Schillreff was born on Nov. 20, 1920, in Golden Valley, N.D. She received her angel wings on Jan. 14, 2009. She was one of 10 children and was preceded in death by her husband John in 1984; her son Vernon; her daughter Carol; her parents and six brothers and sisters. She is survived by her son, Alvin (Marlene) Schillreff; daughters Joyce Rucker, Kathleen (Jerry) Rudy; daughter-in-law Virginia Schillreff; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; sister Evie Carlton; brothers, Eldor (Maggie) Mettler, Mike (Erma) Mettler; and many nieces and nephews.
Florence married John on Dec. 7, 1939. They raised their five children and built a beautiful home in Billings.
Florence will be dearly missed by all whose lives she has touched through the years. She was a very loving and giving person who put the needs of others before her own.
Cremation will take place. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 709 Newman Road. Interment of ashes will be in Mountview Cemetery. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.dahlfuneralchapel.com.