Clayton Riddle

Clayton Henry Riddle, 77, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019.

Graveside services with military honors will be Saturday, May 18, at 2 p.m. at Crown Hill Cemetery.

Clayton was born Sept. 11, 1941 in Havre to Lester and Irene (Eder) Riddle. He was raised in Libby. Clayton enlisted into the U.S. Army and was stationed at Sandy Hook, N.J. He married Shirley Ann Mayer. They had a daughter, Sherri Ann Riddle. They later divorced.

Clayton moved back to Montana and married Jacqualine Gompf and helped raise her five children.

Survivors include daughter, Sherri Ann Riddle; stepchildren, Maynard Clough, Linda McCracken, Greg Clough, Duane Clough and Diane Anderson; two granddaughters, Lacie Solis Hyde and Stefanie Budrow; six grand stepchildren; and sister, Alice Mary Waits of Washington.

He is preceded in death by wife, Jacqualine Riddle; two sisters and a brother.

Condolences can be made to Clayton’s memorial page at