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Services & Obituaries

Pauline Lucas
September 1, 1928 ~
February 16, 2018
Date of Service: April 21, 2018

Dennis Franz
November 18, 1942 ~
April 15, 2018

Sidney Dykstra
April 20, 1926 ~
April 13, 2018

Patricia Larsen
October 1, 1927 ~
April 12, 2018

Daniel Klein
May 5, 1929 ~
April 11, 2018

Betty Portnell
March 4, 1933 ~
April 11, 2018

Tiffany Halvorson
March 30, 1994 ~
April 08, 2018

Helen Olson
June 9, 1935 ~
April 07, 2018


Online Condolences for Betty Portnell ( March 4, 1933 ~ April 11, 2018)

April 17, 2018
I'm sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. You have my condolences. Tara Webber (Hempstead, TX)

April 16, 2018
Steve,Clint and family, I am so sad to hear about your mom. I am thinking of you all and sending prayers. Betty was one classy lady and Whenever I think of her it brings a smile to my face. God bless you all. — Marti Klette (Gallatin Gateway, MT)

April 16, 2018
We are so sorry about Betty's passing. She was such a nice lady and friend. Todd & Rene Lingard Lingard (Bozeman, MT)

April 16, 2018
Steve, Clint, and family wish we could all be with you guys as you celebrate Betty's life. Know that we are thinking of you and sending lots of prayers and hugs. Betty was a beautiful lady inside and out. She had a quiet way about her and always made all of us feel loved. She love you all with all her heart and always knew she was loved by all of you. She is up in heaven with so many family members and friends and is smiling down at all of us. She always had an awesome smile! She is missed by soooo many! Love to you all! Phyllis Seelig (York, PA)

April 15, 2018
Steve and Clint, I'm sorry to hear about your mom. She was a great friend to me and I adopted her as my 2nd mom. I loved her a lot and I will never forget her kindness, her love and her understanding. I will miss her dearly. — Sally Barnes (Gallatin Gateway, MT)

April 15, 2018
Steve, Clint and family, I am so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. She was my friend for many, many years. I will always have a place in my heart for her and many awesome memories. Just know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. — Carol Barker (Helena, MT)

April 15, 2018
I am so sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. Betty was the one of the sweetest and kindest people I knew growing up in Gateway. I will keep your family in my prayers. Rick Boyer (Colorado Springs, CO)

April 15, 2018
To the Portnell Family, Please accept my sincere condolences. May the precious memories shared with your dear loved one, help in easing your sorrow during this difficult time. God "is close to the brokenhearted"; May He strengthen you by means of His Word.-Psalm 34:18 — D Howard (, MD)

April 13, 2018
Such a shock. Miss you and love you like crazy, Grandma. You will be forever remembered and loved. — Kyle Portnell (Belgrade, MT)

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