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Leon C. Odegaard

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Leon C. Odegaard, 79, of Red Lodge, Montana, passed away peacefully March 30, 2018 surrounded by love after a brief battle with cancer. Leon’s ashes will be committed alongside Wesley and Audrey at the Billings Sunset Memorial Gardens at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018, with a celebration of life reception to follow at the Veteran’s Park crafthouse from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Cemetery directions: 1721 Central Avenue, Billings, Montana; turn off Central east of S. 19th St. W. into Sunset Memorial Gardens onto the first loop, Christus plot

133. Veteran’s Park directions: 2609 13th Street W., Billings; on the corner of 13th and Poly Drive. The crafthouse and outdoor shelter are reserved with alcohol permitted from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. B.Y.O. refreshments and food. Light snacks and beverages may be provided.


Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 9:00am
    The Fromberg Improvement Committee presents the Annual Pre-Easter Bake Sale, April 20 from 9 a.m. till gone, Front and Center at Leather Legends. Homemade pies from lemon meringue coconut cream banana cream sour cream raisin and more! Delectable cakes; pink champagne cake, chocolate cake, angel food cake, lemon chiffon cake w/lemon curd! Fromberg famous caramel rolls, fresh scones. Special orders (406) 668-7773.
  • Monday, April 22, 2019 - 6:00pm
    Paintbrush Piecers Quilt Guild meeting will be Monday April 22 at 6 p.m. at the Cody Sr. Center. After a short business meeting the program will be a trunk show presented by Betty Hecker, Audrey Clark and Sharon Kaeding from Red Lodge. Meetings are free and guests are welcome. For information contact Marybeth 754-5399
  • Monday, April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.

The Carbon County News

Street Address:

11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 970, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Phone: 406-446-2222

Fax: 406-446-2225

Toll-Free: 800-735-8843

Open: Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.