Friday, March 16, 2018



Ron (Skeez) Schara was born on Dec. 22, 1959, in Circle, Mont., to Melvin and Ruth (Lokken) Schara. He joined older siblings Dan, Tom, and Marlys.


Florence Hossfeld, 96, passed away on Aug. 18, 2017. Age claimed her body, but heaven claimed her soul. Florence was born Dec. 23, 1920, to Pete (Emery) and Mabel Gee in Rapelje, Mont.


Frank L. Beebe, a longtime resident of Absorakee, Mont., passed away July 26, 2017, in Columbus, Mont. Frank was born to George J. and Jean Beebe on Sept. 15, 1943, in Muskegon, Mich.


Trinkia was born Aug. 9, 1964, to William R. and Frances P. (Bare) Bokma in Columbus, Mont., and passed away peacefully in her own home surrounded by family on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.


Leona Mamie Maki, age 90, passed away on Aug. 12, 2017, at the Beartooth Healthcare Facility in Columbus of natural causes.


Donna passed away peacefully on the afternoon of May 31, 2017, with her son, Maurie Heiken, by her side, at her home in Lake Havasu City, Ariz.


Douglas passed after a long fight with chronic health problems due to being burned in a combine fire 14 years ago.

Huff Atkins

Karen Georgette Huff Atkins was born on October 16, 1943, in Junction City, Kansas to Bertha Ollie Ellen Thompson and Eulice Vernie Huff.


Randy Parthe passed away on July 1, 2017, at his home in Nye, after a long illness. He was 71 years old.


Harold Thomas Rhode, Jr., 86, a Goodland, Kan., resident, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Center in Goodland.