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Jacob Reichert, Jr.

(Nov. 17, 1922 - Aug. 6, 2009)

Jacob Reichert, Jr., 86, died Thursday morning, Aug. 6, at Rim Shadows in Billings.

James Donald Proffitt Jr.

A gathering in honor of James Donald Proffitt Jr. will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 3 at the 7D Ranch in Sunlight.

James died in the winter of 2009 at the age of 62. The gathering is open to his friends and family.

Clista I. Henrichs

(Oct. 3, 1913 - Dec. 5, 2009)

Clista I. Henrichs died on Dec. 5, 2009, in Orlando, Fla.

Doris Jean Schuster

(Dec. 31, 2009)

Doris Jean Schuster, 69, of Powell, died in Billings on Dec. 31, 2009.

Hugh A. Rickard

(Dec. 30, 2009)

Hugh A. Rickard, 94, died Dec. 30, 2009, at New Horizons Care Center in Lovell.

Sherri Lynn (Hamilton) Worman

(Dec. 30, 2009)

Sherri Lynn Worman, 57, died Dec. 30, 2009, in Billings.

Irma Alaniz

(Dec. 29, 2009)

Irma Alaniz, 72, died Dec. 29, 2009, at Powell Valley Hospital.

(Dec. 29, 2009)

Sophia Emmelia “Sophie” Rodriguez Gutierrez, the infant daughter of Rebekah Gutierrez and Juan Rodriguez, died Dec. 29, 2009, after a few short breaths.

August Lawrence 'Larry' Beckmann III

(Aug. 31, 1943 - Dec. 22, 2009)

August Lawrence “Larry” Beckmann III, 66, died Dec. 22, 2009, at Powell Valley Hospital.

Jennie Margaret (Sheme) Walsh

(Dec. 28, 2009)

Jennie Margaret Sheme Walsh, 85, died at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton on Dec. 28, 2009.

Velma ‘Betty’ Rose

(Dec. 26, 2009)

Velma “Betty” Rose, 89, died at Powell Valley Hospital on Dec. 26, 2009.

Jane Nate Richards

(Dec. 24, 2009)

Jane Nate Richards, 84, of Idaho Falls, Idaho, died on Dec. 24, 2009.

Janice Ilene Kolb

(Dec. 24, 2009)

Janice Ilene Kolb, 55, died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2009, after a three-year battle with breast cancer.

Becky Reid Clark

(Dec. 23, 2009)

Becky Reid Clark died Dec. 23, 2009, after a battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 8, 1946.

Johnnie Francis ‘John’ Cunning

(Dec. 23, 2009)

Johnnie Francis “John” Cunning, 59, Powell, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at his home after a courageous two and a half year battle with pancreatic cancer.

James Donald Proffitt Jr.

(Dec. 2009)

James Donald Proffitt Jr., a mountain man born a century behind his time, cheated the bears for the last time with his death at age 62 on the Powell flat.

(Dec. 22, 2009)

August Lawrence “Larry” Beckmann III, 66, died Dec. 22, 2009, at Powell Valley Hospital.

Philip Lander Bodle

(Dec. 20, 2009)

Philip Lander Bodle died Dec. 20, 2009, in Salt Lake City after a short battle with cancer.

Shevlin Tell Whitaker

(Dec. 19, 2009)

Shevlin Tell Whitaker, beloved son and brother, died Dec. 19, 2009, after a courageous 10-year battle with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Visitations will be Tuesday, Dec. 22 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home and Wednesday, Dec. 23 from 10-11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Dec. 23 at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, with interment will following the service at the Penrose Cemetery.

Frances Ruth ‘Fran’ Erickson

(Dec. 17, 2009)

Frances Ruth “Fran” Erickson, 61, died Dec. 17, 2009, at her home in Kamiah, Idaho.

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