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David Ressler
August 24, 1956 ~
November 07, 2017
Date of Service: November 17, 2017

Virginia Milne
April 16, 1939 ~
October 07, 2017
Date of Service: November 18, 2017

Joyce Watson
July 20, 1923 ~
November 15, 2017
Date of Service: November 21, 2017

Lou Ann Westlake
September 26, 1927 ~
November 04, 2017
Date of Service: November 25, 2017

John Woten
December 17, 1942 ~
November 16, 2017

Marvin Lefens
October 15, 1924 ~
November 16, 2017

Margaret Mackin
May 24, 1926 ~
November 15, 2017

Leta Wallace
July 9, 1933 ~
November 14, 2017

Don Regli
March 7, 1930 ~
November 12, 2017

Robert Thompson
September 15, 1936 ~
November 10, 2017

Linda Roberts
October 15, 1953 ~
November 08, 2017


Online Condolences for Cleo Jones ( February 11, 1919 ~ November 08, 2017)

November 14, 2017
I cherished trips to Bozeman in early childhood to be with cousins and aunts and uncles. Cleo\\\'s home was always open to the Jones clan--the women always in the kitchen cooking and canning, the kids playing in the big lot next to the house (now an apartment building). Cleo was the longest living Jones of my father\\\'s generation; my later years\\\' visits were full of family stories I could only hear from Cleo. She knew them all (and many stories of other Bozeman residents as well). Some visits I heard the stories three times in one weekend! I\\\'ll remember her stories (many involving Kenny\\\'s brother, my father, who left us all way too soon), her laugh, her hospitality, her love of family, her pride in her boys, and her appreciation of her many friends. Thanks, Aunt Cleo, for sharing your bountiful love over the years! You will be missed Much love, your niece, Tana Paul, you know how special your mom was to me. Love and positive thoughts to you during this sad time. — Tana (Jones) Dugan (Spokane, WA)

November 13, 2017
My condolences to the Jones Family. I met Cleo about 7 years ago when I volunteered for the Befrienders program in Bozeman. I was matched with Cleo and was so happy we were paired. She was one of the most positive persons I have ever met. With all of her ailments, she never once complained – she always looked at the good in life! She would reminisce about becoming a nurse, I believe she was in one of the first classes to graduate from MSU. She also talked about all her family outings and all the fun the family would have together and how proud she was of all her boys. I remember a funny story about one of her sons, I believe Greg, when he was in high school with one of the Ogles and they were playing football for a playoff game and it turned into a mud bowl. When they returned to her house with their uniforms caked with mud she washed them several times and finally had to secede that the rest of the mud could not be washed away. I truly enjoyed visiting with her. She loved her home and neighborhood and spoke so highly of her neighbors that lived next-door in their first family home. She was always so excited when Paul would be coming to town so that she could see him. Unfortunately, I was not able to volunteer for very long as my own parents had ailing health, but I always enjoyed my time with Cleo and her stories and her very positive attitude!! She will be missed by many. — Nancy Powell (Bozeman, MT)

November 13, 2017
Lots of good memories of your mom. Donna would call her every Thursday for telecare and earlier would enjoy her participation in the blind club meetings. I personally remember her from my teens in visits to your house where she would play us her latest Phyllis Diller album. A wonderful lady. We will miss her! Ken and Donna McCulloch (Bozeman, MT)

November 11, 2017
Farwell to a fabulous Auntie, the last of my father’s generation to pass. Aunt Cleo was always so happy to see us all when we visited – the entire Jones family was a welcoming, loving, extremely fun part of my young life. Bozeman will always be one of my favorite places as I remember our family picnics, trips to Yellowstone, honoring our parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins at Sunset Hills Cemetery in Bozeman. My special thanks to Cousin Paul for the respect, love and care he gave his Mother his entire life. A lovely woman is gone; but she will not be forgotten. Laurel (Jones) Tarbert/White (Olympia, WA)

November 10, 2017
To the Jones Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Coping when we lose a dear loved one can cause feelings of sorrow. May the many memories that you shared with Cleo, bring you comfort. And may the "Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort" strengthen you during this difficult time. (2 Corinthian 1:3,4) — Donna Howard (, MD)

November 09, 2017
Paul and Cookie, We are so sorry to hear of Cleo's passing. We have loved being her neighbors, she was a part of our family. Let us know if you need any help, we are right next door. She loved you so much, always knew when you were coming, worried about you as long as she lived. She was a good mother and friend. She will be missed. Michael Dixon (Bozeman, MT)

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