Obituaries

04/17/2014 - 12:06pm
On Sunday, April 13, 2014 with family by her side, Mary Jean Laws, 77, passed away peacefully at home in Billings. She is survived by her 5 children, 12 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:03pm
Merton Everly Rustad, 70, of Powell, Wyo., passed on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Riverstone Hospice House in Billings, after a lengthy illness. Merton was born Sept. 9, 1943, in Baker, and was a graduate of Park County High School, Livingston Class of 1961. He went on to attend Rocky Mountain
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:01pm
On April 6, 2014, Clarice Teesdale, our beloved mother and grandmother, joined her loving husband Gene in heaven. She was born Nov. 22, 1931 to George and Elizabeth Slosson in Omak, Wash., and passed away at her home in Bridger. She grew up in Tacoma and graduated from the College of Puget Sound
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:00pm
Doris Day Kracaw, 76, of Red Lodge, passed away in her home Sunday morning, April 13, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. She was born on Oct. 25, 1937 in Jackson Hole, Wyo., to Howard and Alma (Shorty) Clark. Doris and her first husband, Rodrick Gulbrandson lived in parts of Wyoming with their 5
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:57am
Gordon A. Boltz, 87, of Columbus, formerly of Red Lodge and Roberts, died Sunday, April 6, 2014. He was proud to be a Marine, proud of the American flag, and considered himself to be “about half a hand” with horses and a hammer. That’s all he wanted said about himself. Cremation
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:56am
Margaret El izabeth (Jackson) Ramsey, 102, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 7, 2014. A descendant of early Montana homesteaders, her tales of early Billings and Carbon County were always entertaining and insightful. Margaret was born to Charles and Ada Jackson on the Danford homestead near
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:54am
Maria Bernice Nilsen daughter of Teresa Cox and Larry Nilsen was born Feb. 22, 1976 in Miles City. On April 13, 2014 at about 1:30 p.m. she was in a motor vehicle accident and went to be in heaven with her daughter Nevaeh Rose Tyler and her favorite uncle Clayton Patrick Coles and her grandparents
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:52am
David Hill Sr. was born July 25, 1950 to Myrna and CW Hill. At the age of 16 Dave joined his father helping with the family's flooring installation business. When Dave graduated from West High, he followed in his father's footsteps and made flooring his career. Dave married his wife, Elaine
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:50am
Richard "Dick" Boggio, 81, passed away at Home Place Special Care Center in Burlington, Wash., on Friday, March 7, 2014. He was born to Richard and Retha (Metcalf) Boggio on Dec. 23, 1932 in Red Lodge, the first of six children and grew up on his family's ranch near Red Lodge. Dick
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 1:29pm
William James Morrison, 67, of Jol iet passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014 at St. Vincent Healthcare Center. He is survived by his brother, Kenneth Morrison of Prescott, Ariz. Per William’s request no services are scheduled. Arrangements are in the care of Dahl Funeral Chapel and memories