Obituaries

Gloria Smith

March 21, 2017 at 3:22 pm

Gloria Smith, 79, passed away on March 16, 2017 at her home in Columbia Falls. She is survived by her husband Francis Smith and children Wendy Wilson and Jay Smith. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 25 at the King...

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Bruce Dale Reimer

March 21, 2017 at 3:23 pm

Bruce Dale Reimer passed away of natural causes on March 14, 2017. He quietly left this earth for heaven after walking faithfully with Jesus for 90 years. Bruce was born to John and Daisy Reimer on Feb. 23, 1927 on the family farm in Whitef...

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Fred Bagley

March 01, 2017 at 9:03 am

Fred Bagley, 64, passed away on Feb. 22, 2017 at the North Valley Hospital in Whitefish. He is survived by his wife Bonnie Bagley. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Austin Funeral Home is caring for the family....

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Robert (Bob) Arthur Lucke

March 01, 2017 at 9:02 am

Robert (Bob) Arthur Lucke passed on Feb. 16, 2017, at the age of 61, in a cycling accident in Tucson, Arizona. He was born in Oakland, California, on Jan. 30, 1956 to Arthur and Mary Lucke. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Lucke and his ...

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Marilynn Mae Taylor McKenzie

February 21, 2017 at 2:48 pm

Marilynn Mae Taylor McKenzie 1936-2017Marilynn was born the middle child of five children to Arlee W and Emma A Taylor in Glasgow on June 28, 1936. The family lived on a farm in eastern Montana until she was 5 when the family moved to the S...

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Donald James Nelson

February 21, 2017 at 2:49 pm

Donald James Nelson, 69, of Whitefish, passed away at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, on Feb. 17, 2017 from complications following a motor vehicle accident in Thailand.Don was born in Scobey, to Wilfred Nelson and Ruth (Tande) Nelson. H...

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Kathryn Lee Krueger

February 14, 2017 at 4:24 pm

Our beautiful wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, Kathryn Lee Krueger, died Feb. 10, 2017 in Noxon.Born March 30, 1951 to Florence (Cis) and Ronald Nelson, she would later be adopted by Elroy Herrmann and became a child of a blended fami...

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Alfred Raymond Acree

February 14, 2017 at 4:24 pm

Alfred Raymond Acree passed away on Feb. 2, 2017 at Kalispell Regional Medical Center with his family by his side. Born June 13, 1934. Al retired from the Washington, D.C. Fire Department, worked for NASA Headquarters in Washington, D.C., a...

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Ida A. Knutson, 96

February 14, 2017 at 4:24 pm

Ida was born Feb. 24, 1920, at home near Proctor. Her father, Peder Underdal, came to America in 1901 from Norway, going back in 1906 to get his soon-to-be wife. They homesteaded about 35 miles east of Conrad, having three children, Melvin,...

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Paul David Holmquist

February 14, 2017 at 4:24 pm

Paul David Holmquist, 89, passed away at his home in Kalispell on Feb. 5, 2017. He is survived by his children Karen Meroney and Allen Holmquist. A public viewing will be held on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Johnson-Gloschat...

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