Polly A. Norris died early Saturday morning Dec. 17, 2011 after a very long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born on June 2, 1919 on the family homestead north of Terry to Ray Grant and Matilda Pettersen Grant, the youngest of 4 children. At the age of 6 Polly and her family moved into Terry so she and her siblings could attend school. However Polly always said the best times were the summers spent out home in the country. She graduated from Terry High School in 1937 having attended all 12 yrs in Terry.
Joan L. Wolff, age 75, of Miles City passed away on Friday, December 16, 2011 at her home with her family by her side.
Jessie Ellen Sherrard Fowler, 81 of Conrad and long time Ledger area farm wife, lost her courageous battle with pancreatic cancer on November 22, 2011.
On November 18, 2011, Edith Shirley Bacon went to sleep in the hope of Jesus soon return. She was born on October 23, 1915 to Kathleen (Dersham) and Neil Cole. She was the third of eight children raised on a ranch in eastern Montana.
Joanne Ruth Carlson Madden, age 77, of Terry Montana passed away on November 20, 2011 at Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City, Montana with her girls by her side.
Grace Alice Harman, 91, passed away October 13, 2011, at Life Care Center of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho from cancer.
Marjorie E. Shipp, age 79, of Miles City passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2011 at the Friendship Villa Care Center in Miles City.
Marsha Hall, 65 of Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully on October 14, 2011.
Alvin Schmidt, 83, of Cascade, MT, an Air Force veteran and a retired Chief Master Sergeant for the Montana Air National Guard, died of natural causes Sunday, October 23, 2011, at a local care facility.
His memorial service, with military honors, will be held at Hillcrest Lawn Chapel on Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at 10 a.m. A private burial will be held later. Schnider Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Bud Curran, age 85, of Miles City died on October 11, 2011 at Holy Rosary Hospital after a short illness.