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    Karl Jeppesen

      Karl “Butch” Grant Jeppesen, Jr. passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 surrounded by his wife and children. Butch was born February 24, 1957 to Karl Grant and Carol (Brown) Jeppesen. He was raised on a ranch in Chester, MT. Butch never let the sun go down without putting in a hard day’s work.   Butch met the love of his life, Mel, in Portland, OR in 1993. Together they raised his two stepchildren, Brandon and Blythe, like they were his own children. Later in…

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    Samuel Van Dam

        Samuel Van Dam, 84, passed away on the morning of Friday, August 16, 2019 surrounded by loved ones.   Sam was born on October 27, 1934 in Conrad to Cornelius and Mattie Van Dam.  He spent his childhood creating the best of memories with his two older siblings, Anna and Mike.   As a young man, he proudly served his country in the United States Army stationed in Korea.  It was there that he met the love of his life and the woman who would always…

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    Sam Van Dam

    Samuel Van Dam, 84, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 21, at the Conrad Baptist Church. Burial with military honors will be in Hillside Cemetery. A reception at the church will follow the burial. A full obituary will follow.

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    Pam Porter

    Pamela Elaine Porter, 90, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019. Graveside services will be Saturday, August 17, at 10:00 AM. A full obituary to follow.

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    Kenneth Klette

    Kenneth Judine Klette, 87, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 at PMC Extended Care surrounded by family and friends.  Kenneth was born in Conrad on January 19, 1932 to Thomas and Annie (Edwards) Klette. He served and was honorably discharged from the US Air Force. Kenneth then married the love of his life, Shirley P. Dobner, on March 16, 1957. They had one son, Mike. He was a life member of the VFW Post #7655 and served as Commander and District Commander.  He was also a member…

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    John “Jack” Seidlitz

    John Edward Seidlitz entered into his everlasting life early Saturday morning August 3rd, 2019 at the Chester Medical Center.  He was 88 years old being born December 21, 1930 in Havre MT, the 3rd of 9 children to E.W. (Elle) and Helen (White) Seidlitz.    His entire life was spent in the Chester area serving as Manager of the local USDA ASCS office for 30 years; farming, the love of his life to the present, with the exception of his military service.  A graduate of…

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    Rita Jones

    Rita Anne McCracken Jones, 81, of Ledger, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019. Vigil services will be Monday, August 5, at 7:00 PM. Funeral mass will be Tuesday, August 6, at 11:00 AM. Both services will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. A full obituary will follow.

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    Evelyn Aiken

    Evelyn D. Aiken, 94, of Whitlash, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2019. Funeral services will be Monday, August 5, at the Whitlash Community Church at 11:00 AM. A full obituary will follow.