Elmer Trombley passed away at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, Mont. on Monday Oct. 26, 2020. Cremation has taken place and a memorial celebration will take place after the pandemic has passed.

Elliott Wayne ScabbyRobe, Sr., age 58, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at the Browning hospital in Browning, Mont. Services were held at the family home. 

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, Brandon Dale Galbreath of Kiowa, Mont., on the Blackfeet Reservation, passed away at the age of 24. 

Judith Ann Winkowitsch, 80, of Cut Bank, Mont., passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 in Great Falls. The funeral service was held on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at The Lodge Church in Cut Bank. Interment followed at Crown Hill Cemetery in Cut Bank. 

Michael T. Money passed away at his home in Polson, Mont., on Oct. 30, 2020 from sudden, severe onset of Myelodysplastic Syndrome. A celebration of life will be planned in the spring. 

Gregory Ben “Greg” Taylor, 60, passed away at home in Shelby, Mont., on Nov. 9, 2020 after a short battle with cancer. His girls were by his side. Graveside services were held Friday, Nov. 13, 2020 at Mountain View Cemetery in Shelby. 

Arlin Berdett Benjaminson, 85-years-old, of Sunburst, Mont., passed peacefully Sept. 27, 2020, at Kalispell Regional Healthcare surrounded by his wife and family. There will be a service for Arlin at a later date.

Raymond Delano “Del” Williams, M.D., F.A.C.S., 80, of Fredericksburg, Texas, entered into his heavenly home on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020.

JoAnn Taft, 80, passed Nov. 6, 2020, in Sunburst, Mont.

Richard “Dick” Thomas Parker journeyed to his heavenly home on Nov. 3, 2020 after suffering complications of dementia. He leaves behind a legacy of love, devotion to God and family, good humor, and integrity. Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, at Resurrection U…

Betty Jean (Heller) Pfeifer, 91, died of natural causes Friday, Nov. 6, 2020 at the Glacier Care Center in Cut Bank, Mont. Funeral mass was held Tuesday, Nov. 10, at St. Margaret Catholic Church in Cut Bank. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery.

On Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, William Stanley “Stan” Juneau passed away at the age of 76 from COVID-19 related complications. Because of COVID-19 restrictions, a memorial will be scheduled this summer. Stan’s family is so very grateful for the awesome health care he received. Nurses, doctors, an…

Judith Ann Winkowitsch, 80, of Cut Bank, Mont., passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 in Great Falls. Services will be today, Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. at The Lodge Church in Cut Bank. 

Marlys C. Mercer, 96, passed Oct. 29, 2020. Services will be held next summer in Hinsdale, Mont.

James Steven Molenda, 69, of Cut Bank, Mont. passed peacefully at his home Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020.

Mary A. Martin, 88, of Sunburst, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020, at her home with her daughter by her side.

Jacob J. Wipf, 69, the beloved husband of Mary Wipf, passed Nov. 4, 2020 peacefully in his home surrounded by his family.

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James Charles Severson joined Chester, Stanley, Bruce and Doris on Aug. 24, 1927, the baby of the family of Charlie and Ida Severson. They lived in Oilmont, until making the “long journey” to Shelby, where Jim graduated from high school. 

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Merton Thomas Hesla passed on Oct. 23, 2020. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 31, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Shelby, Mont. A burial with military honors followed in Mountain View Cemetery.

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Lyle James (Little Sorrell Horse) (iina’ko’tsimiotasi) Heavy Runner was born June 24, 1958, in Browning, Mont. He crossed over to the other side on Friday, Oct. 23, at the Benefis Health System in Great Falls, Mont. He was 62 and lived in Great Falls at the time of his passing from Coronavirus. 

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Camille Rosalita Aims Back Lopez passed away on Sept. 14, 2020. Rosary and Closing Service was held at the family home in Browning, Mont., with graveside service and burial taking place at Lakeview Cemetery, Valier, Mont., on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020.

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Steven T. Heavyrunner Jr. passed away Oct. 24, 2020, at Benefis Health Care, Great Falls, Mont. Services will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place.

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Bruce Lavern Kinyon, 57, of Galata, Mont., passed peacefully in his home surrounded by loved ones on Oct. 31, 2020, after a short battle with Glioblastoma cancer. Funeral Services were held Tuesday, Nov. 3, at Whitted Funeral Chapel followed by burial in Galata Cemetery.

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 Michael Thomas Money, 69, formerly of Bozeman and Cut Bank, Mont., passed away on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, at his residence in Polson. Memorial services for Michael will be held in the spring.

Stanley William (Bandana) Kluth, 71, lost his battle with cancer on Oct. 14, 2020 at the Howard Memorial Hospital in Willits, Calif. No memorial service is planned at this time.

Merton Hesla passed away on Friday, Oct. 23, in Great Falls, Mont. Viewing will be from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, at Asper Funeral Home in Shelby, Mont. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Shelby, followed by graveside military honors at Mountain…

Marlyse Avon  (Tvetene) Drogitis, 90, of Harrison, Mont., passed away Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. Services will be held in the spring of 2021.

Barbara “Barb” Jean Miller, 68, passed away peacefully on Oct. 3, 2020, due to brain cancer. A memorial service was held on Oct. 10, at Yates Funeral Home – Hayden Chapel, Hayden, Idaho.

Al Bond, Jr., 88, passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020 at the Big Sky Care Center in Helena, Mont.

Patricia Ann Hellinger passed away at Northern Rockies Medical Center, in Cut Bank, Mont., on Oct. 12, 2020.

Rita Ann (Yazzie) LaPlant, 75, of Browning, Mont. passed away on Sept. 29, 2020 due to complications from COVID-19 in Great Falls, Mont.

Betty Jean Hoff, 95, peacefully passed away to be with our Lord in Heaven on Oct. 10, 2020, in Kalispell, Mont.

Ronald George Goff, born on Sept. 17, 1936, passed away after a long illness on Oct. 12, 2020 in Riverton, Wyo., surrounded by family. He was 84 years old.

Debra Gay (Driver) Gage, 64, passed away peacefully in her home in Conrad, Mont., on Oct. 8, 2020, after a brave battle with glioblastoma. Viewing will be from 1-5 p.m. on Friday, Oct.16 at Asper Funeral Homes, Pondera Chapel, in Conrad. There will be a private funeral service at 10 a.m. on …

Shirley Ray (Denzer) Habets, 75, passed Oct. 3, 2020.  Private services were held Friday, Oct. 9, at Hillside Cemetery in Conrad, Mont.

Paula J. (Eney) Peterson, 71, passed away on Oct. 8, 2020, at Northern Rockies Medical Center in Cut Bank. Graveside memorial service was held on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at Crown Hill Cemetery in Cut Bank. A reception for family and friends followed the service in the back room of The Den. 

Helen (Dommer) Arnold, 106, was welcomed into the arms of her loving Lord on Oct. 4, 2020. A private family celebration was held Saturday, Oct 10, at Hillside Cemetery in Conrad, Mont.

On October 3, 2020, Carl Banik lost his 10-year battle with heart failure, peacefully at home surrounded by the wife he idolized and the daughters he adored. His family is planning an outdoor celebration of Carl’s life on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 202 Beach Road, Bigfork, Mont., from 2-5 p.m. Ma…

Teresa Margaret Ferrando Dumas, 97, passed on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 in Helena, Mont. A memorial mass was held Tuesday, Sept. 29, at St. William Catholic Church in Shelby, Mont.  An additional service will be held the summer of 2021.

Michael Charles Augare, 47, passed away at Heart Butte, Mont. on Aug. 29, 2020. A wake was held at the family home in St. Mary with his services at his home on Sept. 4.

Herman Edward James “EJ” WhiteGrass Jr., 25, passed away in Indian Health Center in Browning, Mont. on Aug. 24, 2020. Services were held at the Connelly Ranch, starting Aug. 27 and concluding on Aug. 28.

Lily Adel Edwards, 68, passed away at Great Falls Hospice, Great Falls, Mont. on Aug. 26, 2020. Services were held at 5720 South Flat Iron, the Cully Wagner Residence.

Marion Leigh Woldstad, 89, a lifetime rancher, passed Monday, Sept. 14, 2020. Funeral services were held Monday, Sept. 21, at the Valier Lutheran Church. Burial with military honors followed in Lakeview Cemetery.

On Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, Harley Schnee, loving husband and father of two, passed away at age 91 in Sacramento, Calif. A memorial service will be planned for a later date when it is safe to travel and gather to remember Harley’s life.

Larry Richard Premo, 74, of Shelby, Mont. passed away on Sept. 13, 2020, after a short battle with cancer.

Linda Lou (Wevley) Fitzgerald died of natural causes Sept. 13, 2020, in Cut Bank, Mont. Per her request, no services will be held.

Vita Ann Arlene (Bruce) Archambault, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, longtime resident of Browning and more recently Billings, passed away on Sept. 16, 2020, at home, surrounded by her family. She was 83 years old.