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Melvin Arvi “Mel” Rintala

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Melvin Arvi “Mel” Rintala, age 68, of Musselshell, Montana, passed away suddenly of natural causes on Sunday, July 21, 2019 while at the family cabin in Cooke City, Montana. His wife, Lou Ann, was at his side. 

Mel is the father of Red Lodge local, Darcey Andrews. 

A memorial service was held Saturday, July 27 in Musselshell. To view the obituary and share condolences, visit:


The Carbon County News

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