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Ethel Ford
Date of Death: September 21, 2018
Date of Service: September 29, 2018

Evaristo Gomez, M.D.
August 9, 1930 ~
August 30, 2018
Date of Service: October 06, 2018

Beverly Bacon
June 8, 1928 ~
September 12, 2018
Date of Service: October 06, 2018

Leona Kent
November 29, 1933 ~
September 21, 2018

Jacqueline Heinrich
February 10, 1937 ~
September 20, 2018

Dona Billington
July 8, 1924 ~
September 18, 2018

Robert Van Dyke
August 23, 1933 ~
September 15, 2018

Don Swanson
September 28, 1964 ~
September 14, 2018

Roger Smith
August 2, 1928 ~
September 13, 2018

Kelly Davenport
October 12, 1990 ~
September 13, 2018


Allan Wagner

May 20, 1947 ~ September 06, 2018

Service: September 15, 2018 3:00 P.M.
   Location: Mount Ellis Academy Auditorium

Allan (Joe) Wagner, 71, of Belgrade, MT, passed away on September 6, 2018, from injuries sustained in a logging accident.

The memorial service will be held at 3 pm, Saturday, September 15, 2018, at the Mount Ellis Academy Auditorium. Joe will be buried at a later time near his family in Farmington, WA.

Joe was born in Spokane, WA on May 20, 1947.  He graduated from Upper Columbia Academy and continued on to receive an aircraft mechanics degree.

Joe was married to Donna on July 2, 1965; they were married 51 years.

Joe worked as an industrial arts teacher at Mount Ellis Academy from 1974 to 1994. He operated a logging business, Timberline Transport, in the Valley since 1990. He enjoyed traveling with Donna, mission trips, spending time with his children and grandchildren and hauling logs. He was also actively involved in the Belgrade Seventh Day Adventist Church.

Joe is survived by wife, Donna; sons, Scott and Matthew; daughter, Carol; grandchildren, Alexander, Madison, August and Braiden; brothers, Jon Wagner and Chris Wagner; and sister, Sue Esslestyn; and many other family and friends.

Joe is preceded in death by parents, Don and June Wagner; and brother, Dub Wagner.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Joe’s name may be given to Mt. Ellis Academy worthy student fund, 3641 Bozeman Trail Rd., Bozeman, MT 59715.

The family of Joe Wagner wishes to thank the many former students, co-workers, employees, friends and family who have shared memories and prayers.

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