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Susie Whitman

October 7, 1943 ~ September 08, 2018

Service: September 22, 2018 3:00 to 6:00 PM
   Location: Holiday Inn, West Yellowstone

Susie Whitman, 74, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018, in Bozeman, MT.  She was born October 7, 1943, to John and Erna (Rast) Reints in Jeffers, MT.  She graduated from Ennis High School and then attended beauty school.  However, she spent most of her life in West Yellowstone.

She met Clyde Whitman when he attended high school in Ennis. They married October 13, 1962, in Jeffers and moved to West Yellowstone where they raised their two sons. Susie and Clyde both enjoyed Wolverine football and traveled with the team when Tim and Bob played.  She was a member of the Community Church and Eastern Star, and she loved to read.

Susie fought a long and brave battle with cancer. She always had a positive attitude and smile.  Susie was “One of a Kind”!!

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Erna Reints; husband, Clyde Whitman; and sister-in-law, Millie (Whitman) Counts.  Susie is survived by her sons, Tim Whitman and Bob Whitman; sister-in-law, Connie Flynn; brothers, Elso (Marlene) Reints and Jack Reints; and two grandsons, Austin Whitman and Hunter Whitman.

There will be a Celebration of Life Saturday, September 22 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, West Yellowstone, MT.

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"Chris, how do I ever find the words to properly or adequately thank you for your support and kindness during a very trying time.  You are a very special young man and have a wonderful way of making a very difficult time much more easy.  It was very comforting to deal with you.  You are a natural at your position.  Thank you from the bottom of my heart."

~ S. S.
 
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