Thursday, January 18, 2018


Agnes H. Porter passed away July 28, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings, Mont.
Agnes was born March 22, 1921, daughter of Andrew and Hilda Herem at their home on Beaver Creek. She attended grade school on Beaver Creek, and high school in Absarokee, graduating in 1940.
She was employed at the Absarokee Meat Market and at the Absarokee Post Office from which she retired with 30 years of service.
Agnes married Willis Porter on September 30, 1946, and they had one daughter, Wanda Mae Porter.
She was a charter member of the Beartooth VFW Auxiliary and was honored with a 50 continuous membership pin.
Agnes was preceded in death by her husband Willis, her parents, two sisters Olena Waldo and Marie Herem, two nephews Donald Waldo and Jim Waldo.
She is survived by a daughter Wanda and her husband Allen Rickman of Absarokee, nephew Bob (Audrey) Waldo of Columbus, several great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held at Rosebud Cemetery in Absarokee on Saturday Aug. 1, 2015, at 1 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Al Bedoo Shrine.
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