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 helped her get many jobs, Kathy was a jack of all trades and mastered all! But her most important and favorite job was being a mother to her 3 children. Kathy was a gypsy and lived in California, Oregon, Texas, Washington, Butte MT, and her final residence Great Falls MT. Kathy was very loving and her home was a sanctuary to all and was always open. Kathy enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, cooking, but most of all spending time with her children, grandchildren and fur babies Rex, Miley, Baby and Eddie.
She is survived by her sons Frank & Tawnie McConnell, and Billy & Jessica Ouzts both of Great Falls, MT. Her daughter Ginny McConnell of Havre, MT, also her special grandchildren Deborah Henderson, Chazkay Ouzts, and Jamekka Beaumont, Christopher Henderson, Patrick Henderson, Jonathan Henderson, Chantelle Henderson, Dayja Ouzts, Nevah Ouzts, Kiana Ouzts, Lil Billy Ouzts, Unique Ouzts, Kalissa Two Crow, Kamden Two Crow, Shonni Two Crow. Her great granddaughter Ky’zarie Plascencia, and soon to be Great Ganddaughter Bianca Ouzts and Great Grandson First Son Star. She is also survived by Brother Buddy “God Father” (John Henry Young Jr.) of Great Falls MT, sisters Jackie & Kenny Gonzalez of Roseville, CA, Cheryl Young of Visalia, CA, Donna Young, Linda & Donald Young both of Ft. Belknap, MT and Penny & Gilbert Young of Carlsbad, NM. Great Aunts Geraldine Snell, Bunny Peak, and Pedee Snell. And Numerous nieces and nephews
She is preceded in death by her parents Daisy & Gene Linthicum and John Jack Young, Sister Judy Young, grandparents Jim and Azalea Snell, God Mother Mrs. Denny, Cousin/brother Wade Gardipee and granddaughter Jasmine McConnell.
The wake for Kathy will be held on Monday September 24th 2018 at 1pm at the Mission Rec Center in Hays MT. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday September 25th at 1pm also at the Mission Rec Center in Hays MT.