Obituaries

08/15/2014 - 10:54am
Nancy Jo Shaffer Smith, 78, of Red Lodge, passed away as the result of a car accident, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2014 outside of Livingston. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Funeral Service was held Saturday, Aug. 16, at 3 p.m. at the Messiah Lutheran Church in Red Lodge (723 S. Adams). Nancy was born on June 20, 1936 to Clark and Margaret Shaffer in Johnstown, Penn. On June 21, 1957 she...
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 2:22pm
George Farias, 80, of Billings, died on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at the St. John’s Lutheran Home after a long illness. Born May 17, 1934 on the family farm on Bluewater Creek north of Fromberg, he was the son of Antone Farias and Marie Kujath Farias. He married Mary Ann Webber on June 7, 1957
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 2:21pm
Ri chard Thomas Mayer passed away Nov. 14, 2012. Richard was born to John and Gladys Mayer on Dec. 12, 1921 in a house his grandfather built in Red Lodge. He had many fond memories of growing up there and still owned the home at the time of his passing. Soon after Richard graduated from high school
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:58pm
George Farias, 80, of Billings, died on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at the St. John’s Lutheran Home after a long illness. Born May 17, 1934 on the family farm on Bluewater Creek north of Fromberg, he was the son of Antone Farias and Marie Kujath Farias. He married Mary Ann Webber on June 7, 1957
Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:32pm
Kenneth Bert Klingaman was born to Bert and Josie Klingaman near Martin, South Dakota on September 18, 1919. Ken passed away at Beartooth Manor in Columbus, Montana on August 1, 2014 at the age of 94 years ten months and thirteen days. Kenneth, a WWII Veteran, served in the European Theatre and
Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:22pm
Orville R. Zimmerman, 78, Rapid City, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Fountai n Springs Health Care Center. He was born May 29, 1936, in Watauga, S.D. to Rudolph and Helen (Baesler) Zimmerman. He graduated from High School in New Leipzig, N.D. and was married to Marilyn Nelson on Nov. 25, 1956. In