Mary Wagner Billedeaux

Mary Jean Wagner Billedeaux, 85, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, with her family and loved ones by her side at Blackfeet Community Hospital.

Jean was born Oct. 22, 1934, in Browning to Clarence and Edna Wagner. Jean and her husband, Vernon Billedeaux, raised their family in Babb.

Jean will live on in the hearts and minds of her children and grandchildren: Phonda (Carl), Stu, Teri Jo, Verna (Book), Napi (Carma), Clint (Marla), Shannon (Myra); grandchildren, Jerimy (Becky), Mary (Rusty) Shelby (Johnathan), Cole (Monica), Savannah (Tim), Verna Jo (Daren) Andi (Glenn), Curt, Tal, Jack, and Nicole; great grandchildren, Maggie, Sadie, Racer, Maddie, Brody, Paydin, Carlee Joe, Karleigh Jo, Ranger, Emma; and Jean’s sister, Bing (Hugo).

Jean was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Edna Wagner; her brother, Curly Bear; son, Curt; and beloved husband, Vernon Billedeaux.

Jean was a beloved mother, grandmother and great-great grand-mother and auntie to many. She will be deeply missed.

Funeral mass was held Jan. 16 at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial followed on Billedeaux Ranch.

Condolences can be made to Jean’s memorial page at