Obituaries

09/18/2014 - 2:39pm
Ferne Whalen, 80, completed her earthly journey Tuesday Sept. 16, 2014. She was born March 23, 1934 to Earl and Gladys Arnold in Edinberg, Texas. Ferne was the second daughter of a “Church of Christ” minister and would sing with her father’s fiddle accompaniment on his weekly radio ministry broadcast. Ferne was mischievous and clever, the only one of her siblings to be able to...
Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:37pm
Norma Marilyn Knisely Jarvi passed away from complications of post-polio and congestive heart failure at Grand Park, Billings, on Sept. 15, 2014. She was born the second child of Forrest and Hermina (Houtz) Knisely in Hartville, Ohio, where she grew up on the family farm. At the age of 2 she
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:55pm
James William Allen, 74, of La Verne, Calif., passed away of cardiac arrest Aug. 3, 2014 at his home. James was born on March 2, 1940 in South Gate, Calif., to Odie Allen and Margaret (Croft) Allen Mitchell. During his early years he was educated in Los Angeles, Calif., and then attended school in
Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:52pm
Ca t h e d r a l Ci t y, Calif., – Gertrude Albert, 90, formerly of Red Lodge and Laurel, died Sept. 1, 2014 in Cathedral City, Calif. Born to Cornelius and Eli Indreland on March 25, 1924 in Bowler, Mont., Gertrude attended primary school near Sage Creek and later the Weast School on Red