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Services & Obituaries

Chase Verwolf
April 12, 1992 ~
January 10, 2019
Date of Service: January 23, 2019

Ann Pilgeram
January 28, 1927 ~
January 17, 2019

Leola Brelsford
March 22, 1935 ~
January 15, 2019

Eugene Brodeur
September 14, 1938 ~
January 13, 2019

Marilyn A. Carter
January 16, 1939 ~
January 12, 2019

Donald Lutz
September 20, 1951 ~
January 12, 2019

James Parks
January 27, 1973 ~
January 11, 2019

Mary Simmons
January 25, 1926 ~
January 10, 2019


Online Condolences for Leoti June Waite ( June 18, 1921 ~ December 27, 2017)

January 25, 2018
Debra, Ron and girls - I am thinking of you as you say your goodbyes to your amazing mother. The obituary was so well-written and truly honored her life and spirit. You will all be in my heart tomorrow. Debra, do you still have your father's blue truck? What a wonderful family you have! My best, Nancy Nancy Filbin (Bozeman, MT)

January 23, 2018
To Debbie and family. My deepest condolences for your loss. I have so many fond memories of your mom as our Campfire Girl leader. She was so generous, patient and kind. I also spent many afternoons and week-ends at your home playing after school. She was a wonderful woman who will never be forgotten. I am so sorry for your loss. Dawn DeWolf (Eugene, OR)

January 10, 2018
To Leoti's family, Leoti was our neighbor in Helena for many years prior to her move to Bozeman. She was a warm, smart, kind, interesting woman and a great neighbor. Her garden and flowers were the envy of the neighborhood and over the years she generously shared her iris bulbs and other flowers with us. I always think of her when the beautiful irises she gave us are in bloom by our front door. Our condolences on your loss. — Pat / Bob Corry / Richards (Helena, MT)

January 08, 2018
Dear Leoti's family, I interviewed Leoti on April 28, 2015 for an historical oral history about the Reinig family and her experiences in the railroad cars after Helena High School was damaged by the 1935 earthquakes. Leoti had previously donated school materials to the Lewis and Clark Co. Historical Society, and she donated several photos and HHS memorabilia to the Lewis and Clark Co. Heritage Tourism Council, for which I am staff. I had a wonderful time interviewing Leoti. I think we spent about 3 hours looking at photos and talking, and I took some video footage of her describing photos, etc. What a kind and knowledgeable person she was. She greatly valued history and was generous enough to share her photos and memorabilia so that they could be shared with the Helena community. I treasure the time that I was able to spend with her, the recordings we made, and the letters that she sent me as follow up. You are truly fortunate to have had her as part of your family. My condolences to all of you. Pam Attardo (Helena, MT)

January 08, 2018
To the Waite family. Hold on to the precious time and the love you shared. May the God of peace be with you and may your hearts receive comfort from the promise he gives at Revelation 21:3,4. Doris Walker (Cleveland, OH)

January 05, 2018
My condolences to the family of Leoti Waite. May the God of comfort, be your refuge and strength, A help that is readily found in times of distress. ( Psalms 46:1) C. Ford (Ridley Park, PA)

January 04, 2018
Debra, Your mom was a very admirable woman to the end. I was always impressed by her wit & wisdom whenever I saw her. She loved you and your family fiercely and loved spending time at your cabin. May your fond memories comfort you at this difficult time. With Deepest Condolences, Rachel Rockafellow Rachel Rockafellow (Bozeman, MT)

January 04, 2018
Deb & family - sending heartfelt sympathy to you.Moms surround our hearts & lives with love that stays on after they're gone from us. — Carol Campbell Zaharko (Kalama, WA)

December 31, 2017
To the Family of Leoti Waite, I am so sorry for your loss. May the memories that you shared together bring you peace. May the " Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort" strengthen you during this difficult time.(2 Corinthians 1:3,4) — Donna H (, MD)

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