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Zoe Ann Wetzsteon

Zoe Ann Wetzsteon passed away peacefully on March 10, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Billings, Montana.  She was 89 years old.  

Zoe and her husband, Gary, and their four daughters, lived in Red Lodge for many years when Gary worked for the Forest Service.  Zoe’s Red Lodge friends will remember her above all for her kind spirit and gentle soul.

Zoe is survived by her husband, Gary; her daughters; Patti (Mac) McGahan, Diane (Pat) Metzger, Nancy (Jay) Billington, and Vicki (Matt) Catingub, grandchildren; Jenny, Cory, Mandi, Malori, Cale, Kate, Alex, and Sarah, and great-grandchildren; Devon, Leilani, Gabriel, Julia, and Jack.  

Memorials may be sent to St. John’s Lutheran Ministries, 3940 Rimrock Road, Billings, MT 59102.  Online memorial donations can be made at   Condolences may be sent to the Billings Cremation and Funeral Gallery in Billings.


Upcoming Events

  • 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.
  • Friday, April 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.

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.