Obituaries

Michael Lee Newgard

February 16, 2017 at 1:28 pm

MICHAEL LEE NEWGARDMichael “Mike” Lee Newgard was born July 12, 1948 to Leland and Neva Jones Newgard in St. Ignatius. He grew up and attended schools in Polson graduating from Polson High School in 1966. After graduating from high school h...

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Skiler Blake Quaring

February 16, 2017 at 1:28 pm

SKILER BLAKE QUARING Skiler Blake Quaring passed gently into the arms of Jesus on Jan. 18, at St. Luke Hospital in Ronan. Born two months ahead of schedule on April 18, 2016 weighing 3 pounds 11 ounces, he thrived in his parents’...

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Rita Lily “Anne” Gallagher

February 16, 2017 at 1:28 pm

RITA LILY “ANNE” GALLAGHERRita Lily “Anne” Gallagher, age 82, passed away Saturday, Feb. 11, at Kalispell Medical Regional Center. A funeral mass will be held Tuesday, Feb. 21 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Ronan. Time will be announced...

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Alan “Al” Bohn

February 16, 2017 at 1:28 pm

ALAN “AL” BOHNAlan “Al” Bohn, 70, of Ronan, passed away at home on Tuesday, Feb. 7. At Al’s request, no services are planned.

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Alicia Waldeen Smyth (Wally)

February 09, 2017 at 11:43 am

ALICIA WALDEEN SMYTH (WALLY)Alicia Waldeen Smyth (Wally), 59, of Bouse, Ariz., and St. Ignatius, passed away Jan. 25 from complications related to gall stones. Alicia was born in 1957 to Alvin “Babe” and Arleen (Anderson) Wolfe in Ronan. Sh...

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George Richard “Buck” Snyder

February 06, 2017 at 3:01 pm

GEORGE RICHARD “BUCK” SNYDEROn November 22, 2016, George Richard “Buck” Snyder passed from this life into eternity from causes incident to age, in Chattanooga, Tenn. He was born Feb. 14, 1931, to George Rufus Snyder and Mamie Ann Ernester i...

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Dale Howell

February 02, 2017 at 1:34 pm

DALE HOWELL Dale Howell, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away from natural causes at his home in Polson with family members at his side January 20, 2017. He was born in Dillon on April 9, 1927 to Wiley and ...

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GERALD A. KOHNE

February 02, 2017 at 1:35 pm

GERALD A. KOHNEGerald A. Kohne, 82, passed away on Dec. 23, 2016 after a long illness.  His survivors include his beloved wife, Darlyn (Lyn) Kohne of Dixon, four step-children, Leslie Ann Krecklow, Tracey Ellen Hansow, Joseph P. Moon, and C...

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Janet Ruth Cooper

February 02, 2017 at 1:34 pm

JANET RUTH COOPERJanet Ruth Cooper, age 78, passed away peacefully on Jan. 21 at Rosetta Assisted Living in Missoula. She was born to Kenneth and Alice Parker on Nov. 26, 1938, in West Allis, Wisc.During her full life, Janet had many vocati...

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Charlotte Mae Hewankorn

January 26, 2017 at 11:30 am

CHARLOTTE MAE HEWANKORNCharlotte Mae Hewankorn, age 67, of Polson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 13, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was born on June 12, 1949 in St. Ignatius to Charles & Alice Hewankorn.  She grew up on the Flathead Indian R...

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