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Robert (Red) Roberts

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Robert (Red) Roberts 81, of Belfry, Montana died peacefully on April 1st, 2019 surrounded by family at Riverstone Hospice Home in Billings, MT.  Red was born to Charles and Avis “Napier” Roberts on August 4, 1937 in Clay County, Kentucky.  He married Wanda Paul and had two children Robbie and Gwen.  Red later married Jean Marie Kurtz on March 30, 1973 and has two children Kristi and Michael.  Red is survived by his children and grandchildren, his siblings Malvery Begley; Ola Baker; Charles Roberts; and Cleo Massner and multiple nieces and nephews.  Red is preceded in death by his mother and father, siblings Jim Roberts; Homer Roberts; Ruth Hardin; Alpha Smallwood; Opal Davidson and David Roberts.  There will be a graveside service at the Belfry Cemetery April 6, at 2 p.m. with a social at the Belfry Senior Center following the service. The family would especially like to thank Suzanne Russell for her loving care of Red for the past several years. And also, a special thank you to Dr. William George friend/doctor for his compassion and great care over the years.  


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

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