Ann Knudsen

Ann Knudsen

Ann (Hammersmark) Knudsen, beloved mother and retired teacher, passed away December 5, 2018.  Mom was born and raised in Big Timber MT, graduating from Big Timber High School in 1952.  She was a proud Big Timber Sheepherder and often recited her class cheer of “Class of 52, whoop di do”.  Mom attended Eastern Montana College…

John Meredith

John Meredith

John Meredith went home to talk to his son Dust, on the evening of November 13, 2018. John was born in Kalispell, and raised in Geyser, MT. He was youngest son of seven siblings. He met his wife, Connie, and they married soon after on March 3, 1967. Despite being told, “You’ll never make it.”…

Kelli Rose Bigby

Kelli Rose Bigby

Kelli Rose Bigby, 36 passed away on December 5th 2018 at Ft Belknap Hospital, in Ft. Belknap MT.  Kelli was born on May 12th 1982 to Calvin and Marilyn Bigby in Ft. Belknap MT.  Kelli was first and always a mother to her two wonderful children Jace and Kaylee Bigby.  She also worked as a…

Edward Stanley Gardipee

Edward Stanley Gardipee

Edward Stanley Gardipee 85 passed away on Wednesday November 7th 2018 at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, MT. Edward was born on January 1, 1933, in Zurich Montana. Edward grew up in Chinook, MT where he had a colorful life with his three brothers and his horse King. He and King were featured in an…

Frank Douglas Jones

Frank Douglas Jones

Frank Douglas Jones, was born on October 23, 1947 to Matt Jones Sr. and Carletta Doney Benson.   Frank passed away on October 29,  2018 at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls MT. Franks Indian name is Grey Hawk “Ce’ta Hoda”. Frank was given this name by Elliott Eagle Chief. Frank thought it was awesome to have…

Marylou Herdegen Barnes

Marylou Herdegen Barnes

Marylou Herdegen Barnes, 84 passed away at her home in Havre, MT on October 20, 2018. Mary was born to Louis & Grace Herdegen on July 5, 1934 in Chicago, IL. Later she met Chester Barnes and they got married on December 19, 1953. They then moved to Chinook in 1988 where Marylou became a…

Mary Alice O'Bryan

Mary Alice O'Bryan

My mother, Mary Alice Robinson O’Bryan, walked on from this world on October 2, 2018, in Ensenada Baja California, Mexico, where she was staying with me for the last two months enjoying the warm sunshine and sounds of the waves crashing on the shore. She was born to Emma Overcast Robinson and Clarence A. Robinson…

Agnes M Millner

Agnes M Millner

Agnes Mae Seidel Millner, 82, passed away on September 26th 2018 at Norther Montana Hospital. Agnes was a lifelong Montanan she was born on February 1st 1936 in Havre MT on the family farm.  After graduating from Havre Central Catholic High School she went on to get her Register Nursing Certificate, She then got married…

Kathleen Marie Young Doney

Kathleen Marie Young Doney

Kathleen Marie Young, 64 passed away on September 22nd 2018 at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls MT.  Kathy was one of eight, born on August 28th 1954 on the Ft. Belknap Reservation in Harlem MT to John and Daisy Young.  After high school Kathy attended college at Fort Belknap College and also Butte VoTech, which…

Donna Marie Bergman

Donna Marie Bergman

Donna Marie Cameron Bergman passed away Friday September 14, 2018 with her family by her side. Born on November 26, 1932 in Great Falls MT, she attended Catholic School her whole life graduating in the Spring of 1951.  Donna married her husband Harold on September 29, 1951.  Together they raised 3 children. Donna was a…