Mary Margaret "Peggy" Whitlock Mary Margaret "Peggy" McDowd Whitlock died May 1, 2021 of natural causes. Her grace, kindness, generosity, and her abiding sense of social responsibility are gifts that we cherish and strive to emulate. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Peggy…

It is with great sorrow that the family of Mary Lou Tilleman announces her peaceful passing in Bozeman, MT on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the age of 83 years. Mary Lou had a life filled with joy and love that began in March, 1938. She was born in Chinook, MT to Oliver and Marie Schubert. Mary L…

The heavens have gained the brightest, most beautiful angel who ever walked through those gates. Toria Niemeyer Rice passed away May 1, 2021, due to complications from surgery. Tori will always be remembered for her warm, welcoming nature, ready-to-help attitude, and her unending courage and…

I.C. "Cliff" Gronneberg I.C. "Cliff" Gronneberg of Bozeman, MT, November 9, 1917 - April 26, 2021. Cliff was born on a farm near Hannaford, North Dakota. He graduated with his BA in 1941 from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN and his MN DIPL in 1945 from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN. Cliff …

Esta Marlene Harris Esta Marlene (Briggs) Harris, a resident of Bozeman, Montana, formally of Livingston, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on April 29, 2021. Esta was born in Livingston, Montana on September 25, 1938 to Herbert Anson Briggs and Thelma Louetta (Snave…

Val Antony Mencas Val Antony Mencas was born on January 7, 1976 and passed away on April 26, 2021. Val was a beautiful human, never turning down a deep conversation or a chance to be a true friend! A left hander by nature, he had a gift for baseball and carved out a pitching career for himse…

Arlan Ralph Wentzel Arlan Ralph Wentzel of Bozeman, MT passed away on April 23, 2021 at the age of 86. Arlan was born on February 22, 1935 to Melvin and Marie (Lengel) Wentzel in Reading, PA. Arlan married Estelle Mason in 1954 and they had two children, Deborra and David. He moved his famil…

Ricky Disbrow from Bozeman, MT sadly passed away at the age of 51 in a tragic car accident on April 17th 2021. He was a beloved son, brother and friend and was loved by everyone who knew him. Rick will be deeply missed and always remain in our hearts. Disbrow Ricky Disbrow

Erica Corlan Bowles Erica Corlan Bowles, 36, died in a single car accident on April 17, 2021. Above all she was a dedicated and loving mother. She is survived by her son, Dexter Williams, 11, of Belgrade, her parents, Steve and Susie Bowles of Livingston, her sisters, Stacy Stenzel of Portla…

Dora Anderson of Bozeman passed away on April 25, at the age of 86. Dora was born in Arequipa, Peru, the daughter of a beekeeper. As a young woman she worked as a secretary and personal assistant in several places in Peru. When she was 27, she was captivated by a twinkly-eyed young man playi…

Evelyn Grace Brainard Evelyn Grace (Kennedy) Brainard, 95, passed away peacefully October 23, 2020. She was born October 13, 1925 at home in Rosebud County, Montana to Joe and Gladys (Noyes) Kennedy, joining two brothers, James and Eugene. She grew up on the family ranch on the Rosebud Creek…

A dear friend to everyone she met, Erma gave away hugs and served as confidant to many. While living in Billings, MT between 1960 and 2012, she was active in Red Hatters and Mayflower Congregational Church. Erma worked as a temporary switchboard operator and secretary for numerous Billings c…

Christine (Fisher) Moore died April 9, 2021, in Portland, Oregon from a pulmonary embolism shortly after her 48th birthday. She lived her life with purpose, humility, empathy, humor, and love. Christine was born April 4, 1973 in Fairfield, California, but it wasn't long before her family mov…

Graham Russell died peacefully at home on April 24th, 2021, in Bozeman, MT. Graham traveled far from the small town of Swadlincote, England where he was born on July 31st, 1946. He was educated at Blundells Boarding School, Pembroke College of Cambridge University, where he studied Economic …

Surrounded by his loving family, Brant "Gilly" Vernon Gilbert (49) of Belgrade, MT, was called home to the halls of Valhalla on Thursday, April 22, 2021 after a six-year long battle with cancer. Brant was born in eastern Montana on May 16, 1971 to Bill Gilbert and Debra Nesbitt - one of seve…

Fred Burton Lutes Fred Burton Lutes, passed away April 22, 2021. Burton was born February 24, 1983 in Boulder, Colorado to David and Carol Lutes. At 18 months old he moved with his family to Belgrade, Montana, where he attended school. For the later part of his life, Burton was residing at J…

On April 24, 2021 our beautiful daughter, sister, aunt, and friend passed away from respiratory failure due to complications of Covid-19. Her illness was brief, and she passed away peacefully with her family by her side. Traci was born in Helena MT on October 14, 1973 to Dave and Sheryl Duff…

LaVonne "Bonnie" Lutes Recktenwald Bonnie Lutes Recktenwald died April 24, 2021 at the age of 85 from Alzheimer's Disease. She was born December 5, 1935 in Bozeman to Ernest H. and Marjorie Gamble Lutes, the second of three children and a fourth generation Montanan. Her given name was LaVonn…

We lost our brilliant, beloved, hilariously funny Steve to a ruptured aorta on 4/21/2021. With his passing, the world lost the king of quick, witty one-liners. Steve was born May 28, 1957, in San Jose, California to Dr. Norman and Diana (Matson) Hansen. Child number three of six, Steve was a…

John Robert Cates John Robert Cates was born October 21, 1943 in San Francisco, CA. Growing up in the Bay Area led him to become a lifelong Oakland A's and Raiders fan. He spent much of his youth caring for his two sisters, Barbara and Debbie, who preceded him in death. John proudly graduate…

Connita Linn Harlow Connita Linn Harlow, 56, of Belgrade, went to join her Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 20, 2021, after a lengthy battle with pulmonary hypertension. Connita was born on March 6, 1965 to Larry and Gerry Hawkins in Mexico, MO. It is there that she met her lifelong partner an…

Teresa Kathleen Rockafellow Petie (Teresa Kathleen) Koerber Rockafellow passed away on April 24, 2021. She was born on June 3, 1935, in Manhattan, MT to Joseph Koerber and Emma (Simonyi) Koerber, one of seven children. She was raised in the Manhattan area and graduated from Manhattan High sc…

Val D. York Val D. York passed away on April 18, 2021, at the age of 81 after a long battle with dementia. Val was born on September 6, 1939 in Reno, NV. He lived and attended school in Fallon, NV. Val was a key member of the Churchill County High School's class of 1957 athletic teams where …

Scott Littlewood Orr, of Missoula, MT, died April 10, 2021 in a tragic car accident. He graduated from Bozeman High in 1986, and proudly served in both US Army and National Guard and later married Susan Larsen. Survivors include his wife, Susan, mother, Charlotte Orr, brother, Thomas (Susie)…