Wednesday, January 17, 2018



Paul Lafverson Holmgren, 101, passed quietly Saturday Nov. 7, 2015, to a place of peace where the grass is stirrup high and the cows and calves are slick and fat.


Colonel John Charles Mouat, U.S. Air Force Retired went to be with his Lord on June 24, 2015. Col. Mouat was a much decorated veteran of World War II, the Korea War and the Vietnam War.


Barbara Jean Visser, 80, of Billings, Mont., passed away Oct. 13, 2015, surrounded by her family that loved her so.

Funeral Notice

A celebration of life for James Alden Veik will be held on Oct. 10 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Absarokee at 10 a.m. A reception at the church will immediately follow.


Robert L. Morgan, age 59, better known as Belvey or Mag, passed away Oct. 3, in Absarokee.


Mary Anne DeWitt was born on March 28, 1953, in Olathe, Kans. On Sept. 26, 2015, she returned to her Father in heaven.


James (Jim) Alden Veik was accepted into heaven with family by his side on Sept. 21, 2015. Jim was born on Dec. 20, 1934 to John and Johanna Veik of Humphrey, Neb.


LaShae Danielle Lihosit Wilcox was born on Oct. 21, 1984, in Carlsbad, N.M. She grew up hunting and fishing with her family, and discovered a deep passion for the outdoors.


Richard (Rick) Heicksen, a former Columbus resident, passed away Aug. 28, 2015, in Fayetteville, N.C., where he resided with his wife Valerie. They had been married 58 years.


Brenda Lee Kelley was born May 22, 1957, in Redwood City, Calif. She was called away Aug.