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Edward Boggio
June 2, 1932 ~
November 08, 2018
Date of Service: November 17, 2018

Charlene MacMaster
October 27, 1965 ~
November 11, 2018
Date of Service: November 17, 2018

Vern Voegele
November 27, 1938 ~
November 13, 2018
Date of Service: November 17, 2018

Virginia "Ginnie" Olson
August 17, 1955 ~
November 07, 2018
Date of Service: November 24, 2018

Theodore Williams
January 25, 1940 ~
November 15, 2018
Date of Service: November 25, 2018

Andrea (Andi) Bennett
May 15, 1970 ~
October 25, 2018
Date of Service: November 26, 2018

Robert Fellenz
February 5, 1932 ~
November 09, 2018
Date of Service: December 03, 2018

Eloise Hargrove
May 31, 1934 ~
November 15, 2018

Eunice Nelson
August 28, 1926 ~
November 10, 2018

Irene Tompers
September 25, 1930 ~
November 08, 2018

Roger Robison
June 22, 1920 ~
November 08, 2018

Christopher Scott
March 20, 1963 ~
November 06, 2018

David Huttinga
August 8, 1963 ~
November 05, 2018

Gerald Ault
November 28, 1928 ~
November 04, 2018


Gerald Ault

November 28, 1928 ~ November 04, 2018

Gerald R. (Pete) Ault of Bozeman, MT, passed away of a sudden illness on November 4, 2018, at almost 90 years of age.

He is survived by his daughter, Kathryn Helen Ault Lankford of Caldwell, ID. He was predeceased by his dear wife, Susan Wilcox Ault; his son, Peter Jonathan Ault; his sister, Raynette Ault Smith; and his first wife and his children's mother, Sue Harper Ault. 

Pete Ault was born on November 28, 1928, in the steel town of Lorain, OH, to Merle Stanley Ault and Helen Foley Ault. He grew up during the Depression near Lake Erie, growing vegetables in the family garden and sailing the lake on everything from homemade rafts to canoes to Coast Guard ships as a Sea Scout. In 1947, he entered Ohio State University, became an officer in the TKE fraternity, and met his first wife, Sue Katherine Harper. After graduating with a BS in chemical engineering, he joined the Air Force in the technical intelligence field. A true intelligence man, the only mission information he ever shared with family was about temporarily being put in charge of a military kitchen until his proper assignment could be arranged. In 1957, Pete joined Aerojet General in California working as a chemical engineer on rocket fuels. In 1965, he moved to Archer Daniels Midland in Minnesota, working on chemistry-related marketing and R&D planning. In 1971, he began a one-man firm offering management and marketing consulting and considered that the best of his career.

He married Susan Ann Wilcox in 1978. After a short finale to his corporate career in Chicago, he and Susan left the city for Bozeman, where he turned his long-time hobby of woodworking into a small business, repairing and refinishing furniture. Besides woodworking, Pete loved cross country skiing, road bicycling, camping, and canoeing. He was happiest pedaling the roads around Bozeman and Yellowstone and paddling rapids that would daunt others, by himself if no one else was up for the challenge.

Anyone wishing to honor his memory may make a donation in his name to Yellowstone Public Radio, 1500 University Dr., Billings, MT 59101, whose classical music he enjoyed day and night.


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