Rosemary Briggs Hoferer

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Rosemary Briggs Hoferer passed away on May 21, 2018. She was born in Sheridan, Wyoming on Oct. 5, 1930 to Arthur Briggs and Elizabeth Koltiska Briggs. She moved to Montana and married Norman Hoferer in 1952 and lived on the farm in Silesia ever since.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Norman, brother Thurman Briggs and sister Polly Stephenson. She is survived by her sisters, Lillian Christensen and Mary Kalinski. She is also survived by her sons, Melvin (Michelle) and Jess (Cristy), and her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Please come honor Rosemary at her memorial service at 10 a.m. June 2 at the Joliet Wesleyan Church. A luncheon will be held at the Church following the interment at Rockvale Cemetery.


Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, February 21, 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, February 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, February 22, 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.
  • Monday, February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 9:30am
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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.