Friday, August 19, 2022


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Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Agnes “Butchie” Butchkosky Ryan, 1922-2022

Agnes Butchkosky was raised in Jeddo, Pennsylvania, daughter of a hard rock miner who’d emigrated from Austria as a teenager.

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Trisha Lynn James

Trisha Lynn James, 53, of Columbia Falls passed away March 16, 2022 at the home of natural causes. She was born on Jan. 6, 1969, in Othello, Washington to th...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
John Charles (Jack) Carabin

John Charles (Jack) Carabin passed away on March the 12th, 2022 at Logan Hospital in Kalispell of mesothelioma lung cancer. Memorial services were held at C...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Wetona B. Blades

Wetona B. Blades affectionally known as Tona, was called to heaven March 3, 2022.

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Wanda Bell Thomas

Loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones on March 7th, 2022 at Joy Thayer’s home in Bixby, ...

Updated 5 months ago
Myrna Mae Bouchey

Spring Valley resident Myrna Mae Bouchey passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday morning Feb. 19, 2022 with her sons, and her daughter-in-law, at her ...

Updated 5 months, 1 week ago
Gene (Eugene) Loras Larsen

Gene Larsen passed peacefully on Jan. 14, 2022.

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Thomas “Tom” Wesley Freeman

Thomas “Tom” Wesley Freeman, 75, passed away on Sunday Feb. 20, 2022 surrounded by loved ones at Logan Health Kalispell from multiple health complications.

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
March 2 death notices

Terry L. Wattson, 76, passed away on Feb. 19, 2022 at this home.  He is survived by his children.  No services are planned at this time. Columbia Mortuary in...

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Ruth M. Cole

Ruth M. Cole, 89, of Columbia Falls, passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. She was born on June 12, 1932 in White Sulphur Springs, to the late Ralph W. Johnson...

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Sylvia Anne “Bubbles” Grundstrom

Our much-loved mother, grandmother, and friend passed away on Feb. 9, 2022. 
 She was a proud fourth-generation Montanan, born to William Boyce Miller and G...

Updated 6 months ago
Kenneth S. Olson

Kenneth Shane Olson passed away Feb. 7, 2022 at Logan Health Medical Center in Kalispell.

Updated 6 months ago
Arlie Edwin Toavs

Arlie Edwin Toavs went home to be with the Lord on Sunday Feb. 6, 2022 after battling COVID and a deteriorating heart condition.

Updated 6 months ago
William “Bill” Everett Sevesind

William “Bill” Everett Sevesind passed away Jan. 12, 2022, in Phoenix.

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Justin Page McPheeters

Justin Page McPheeters, 31, passed away Dec. 29, 2021. He was born June 29, 1990 in Portland, Oregon to Ronald and Darla (Hohnstein) McPheeters.