Gale R. Ritter, 72, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016 at Kalispell Regional Medical Center. She is survived by her children, Cindy Ritter and Teri Steffens. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016 with the time still pending at 1640 North Fork Road (Loop) in Columbia Falls.
Judy L. Whirry of Columbia Falls passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at North Valley Hospital of health complications.
Richard King was called peacefully to heaven April 11 to be with his wife, Martha and his grandchildren, Trista King and Chris Weaver. He was a cowboy at heart and music lead him down his path to happiness. He worked many years at Canyon Logging with his humorous personality. He’s played in most bars, grange halls, senior centers and campfires across the valley to Eureka. He enjoyed his 90 years.
William “Bill” Robert LaValley 93, of Columbia Falls, died April 11, 2016 at his home at high noon with his family by his side. Bill was born March 18, 1923 in Ogema White Earth County, Minnesota to Raymond and Emma LaValley.
Howard Greene, 96, “was carried home in the arms of God” on April 12, 2016. He was residing at the Veterans Home in Columbia Falls.