Written by The Herald-News
Farrel Strahs, 68, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at the Trinity Hospital in Wolf Point.
She was born July 13, 1945, the daughter of Wilson and Josephine (Schindler) Jackson. She attended schools in Frazer and lived in the Oswego Bottom and Frazer area.
On July 13, 1963, she married William Lindsay in Wolf Point. They had two daughters, Donna Jo Lindsay Johnston and April Rose Lindsay. She later married Gary Nelligan Jr. and they had three children, Gary Nelligan Jr., Tina Marie Nelligan and Stacy Ann Nelligan (deceased).
She enjoyed singing
karaoke, making rag rugs, listening to music, barbecues, horses and spending time with grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She had eight sisters, Pearl Bird, deceased; Merle Clampitt; Susan LaRoque; Sharlene Beston; Cheryl Doney, deceased; Marilyn Steele, deceased; Rosalie Smoker; and Roxy McDonald; and two brothers, Maynard Jackson Sr. and Darrell Jackson, both deceased; numerous grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
A vigil service was held Sunday, July 28, at the Frazer Community Hall in Frazer. Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, July 29, at Frazer Community Hall. Burial was at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Frazer.