• Stevensville

    Jim Bill Ames

    St. George, Utah – Jim Bill Ames, returned to his heavenly home on March 10, 2019 at the age of 90 while living in St. George, Utah.  He was born February 3, 1929 in Chinook, Montana to Vivian Anna Jacobson Ames and James William Ames; the tenth of eleven children.  He married Janet (Jan) Arlene McKenzie on November […] The post Jim Bill Ames appeared first on Bitterroot Star.

  • Billings

    Esther Ostermiller

    CORRECTION to Esther’s funeral service it will be held at 11 a.m. with a viewing from 10 – 10:45 a.m. on Friday, March 22 at Faith Evangelical Church in Billings, located at 3145 Sweet Water Dr.

  • Billings

    William A. Mavity

    The only child of a Swedish mother and Canadian father, William A. “Bill” Mavity passed away peacefully in the morning on March 19, 2019. He was born to Alexander Finlayson and Kathryn (Swanson) Mavity on Jan. 19, 1925, in Great Falls. He lived most of his life in Montana. While he was a young boy, […] The post William A. Mavity appeared first on Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary.

  • Laurel

    Jacob Lukenbach

    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Jacob Lukenbach The angels took Jacob much too soon on March 13, 2019. Jacob was a tough cowboy that walked a hard road. He was born February 27, 1998 and grew up most of his childhood in Laurel. Jacob went to live with his father Troy and his family after his mom passed away when he was eleven. He moved to Casper to live with his Uncle James and Aunt Angelene when he was 15 and was living in Casper at the time of his death. His tender heart brought him many great friends and even love.  Jacob loved bull riding and loved life outside. Jacob…

  • Laurel

    JoAnn Thomas

    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 JoAnn Thomas Our beautiful wife, mother, grandma, great grandma and aunt passed from this world into heaven March 17,  2019. JoAnn was born in Albia, Iowa and her parents moved to Montana when she was a young girl. She moved around Montana and Wyoming a lot because her father was in the construction business building roads. She married at a young age. They were blessed with six children and she was a loving mother who had the talent of teaching herself how to sew, cook and do anything she made up her mind to do. JoAnn also had a great love for animals, especially horses, goats…

  • Laurel

    John G. Zuck

    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 John G. Zuck John G. Zuck passed away peacefully at home with loved ones by his side on Thursday, February 21, 2019. He was born in Scobey Montana on April 1, 1932, the middle son of Myrtle and Leo Zuck. Being born on April Fool’s Day was fitting for John.  As a young boy he lived in Scobey, Ft. Peck and Dennison, Texas before settling in Billings. He attended McKinley, Jefferson and Lincoln schools, graduating from Billings Senior High in 1950. He went on to attend the University of Montana, receiving a degree in Business Management. After graduating from college, John married Donna Dodge and later…

  • Laurel

    Mark Earl Wallace

    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Mark Earl Wallace Mark Earl Wallace, 70, of Laurel, Montana, passed away on March 5th, 2019, at RiverStone Hospice Home in Billings. Mark was born on April 7th, 1948, to Montee and Joan (Green) Wallace. He grew up in Laurel and graduated in 1966 from LHS. After serving in the Army, he married Linda Micheal. Together they had three sons, Mathew, Micheal and Mitchell.  Mark had a knack for sales and sold many things over the years including cars, insurance and real estate.  Forever a Locomotive, he supported their teams throughout the years.   Mark is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Cheryl; and former wife, Linda. He is survived by sons Mathew (Tina) and granddaughter Kinley; Micheal  (Deborah); and Mitchell (Lynea) and…

  • Billings

    Audrey O. Sampson

    Audrey O. Sampson died on March 14, 2019, at TenderNest Assisted Living in Billings with family at her side. She will always be remembered as a woman of great strength and determination with a sweet and caring heart.

  • Deer Lodge

    March 20th, 2019

    Terrance James Smith​Terry Smith died on March 7, 2019 at his beloved ranch doing one of his favorite chores, feeding the cattle.   His wife of nearly 58 years was with him as he took his last breath.Terry was born on July 2, 1935 to Elmer Smith and Mabel (Stevenson) Smith in Lucky Lake, Saskatchewan. He was the last of their seven children: Murray (died at birth) Lois, Wilma, Robert, Keith, Doreen and Terry.During his last year of high school, his parents decided to leave Canada   and find a new ranch property. It was near Ovando, where Elmer found the special place to settle.   Shortly after becoming U. S. citizens Terry…

  • Butte

    Desmond D. ‘Spike’ Twohy

    BOULDER — Desmond D. “Spike” Twohy’s life started out an adventure being born in the back of a Hudson under the hangman’s tree between Clancy and Montana City. Spike passed away Sunday March 17 at St. James Healthcare in Butte.

  • Havre

    Jerri Lynn Denny

    Jerri Lynn Denny, “Standing in Sunlight”, 58, passed away due to natural causes on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Rocky Mountain Care in Murray, UT. View full obituary