Wolf Point Herald

Anita Toavs

Anita Toavs, 68, of Billings, formerly of Wolf Point, died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Billings.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Gospel Fellowship Church in Wolf Point. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point was entrusted with the arrangements.

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Kathleen Eggebrecht

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On Oct. 20, 2014, Kathleen “Kay” Eggebrecht joined the love of her life Wilbur in heaven after being apart for only seven months.
Kathleen was born to Fred and Molly Steffen on Jan. 19, 1924. She was raised in Bloomfield, Mont., on her family homestead. She graduated from Dawson High School in 1942 and went to Washington during World War II to work at McCord Field in 1944.  
After longing for home, she returned to Montana and met the love of her life a young cowboy named Wilbur, they were married in 1946 and started their lives in Vida, Mont., ranching. Together, they raised three children, Helen Gullickson (Garvin), Steve Eggebrecht (Elise) and Thomas Eggebrecht (Linda). She was blessed with nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
In 1946, Kathleen was a jockey for horseracing, enjoyed bowling, playing cards, horseracing, working crosswords, watching golf and was an all-around sports fan. She was always a good Catholic and was in the Altar Society of Vida.  
After a broken hip, Wilbur and Kay retired to Billings, Mont., where they enjoyed the company of their grandson Mick (Lilli) Harrington. She would enjoy his visits and the silly conversations they would have.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbur, of 67 years; her parents; her brothers, Fred, Clarence and John Steffen; and her granddaughter, Jenny Eggebrecht.
She is survived by all of her loved ones and will be greatly missed for her wit and wisdom.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Vida Catholic Church. Rite of Committal will follow at the Vida Cemetery. Condolences for the family may be left at smithfuneralchapels.com.
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Audrey Fjeld


Audrey Fjeld, 94, died Oct. 20, 2014, in Gilbert, Ariz.
She was born Nov. 4, 1919, to A.D. and Annie Picard in Bainville. She graduated from Bainville High School and completed a graduate nursing degree in Williston, N.D.
She married Benny Fjeld in 1942 in San Francisco, Calif., and resided in Bainville until his death in 2000. During their years together, they enjoyed entertaining family and friends and hosted many dinner parties, including lutefisk and lefse.
Following retirement, they traveled and visited many states.
She was an active member of the Ladies Altar Society of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and sat on the election board for many years. She was an award-winning AVON representative and an avid gardener, spending many happy hours in her flower beds.
She had a wonderful sense of humor and is well remembered for the time she colored the white cat green for St. Patrick’s Day.  Her children frequently won contests for the best Halloween costume as she made them all for them each year.
Audrey is survived by three children, Richard Fjeld of Gilbert, Ariz., Dale Fjeld of Gilbert, Ariz., and Sharon Miller of Pueblo West, Colo.; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Mass was held at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mesa, Ariz., Oct. 28, at 11 a.m.  Services will be held in Bainville at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at a date yet to be announced. 

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Corinne Yvonne Jones

Corinne Yvonne Jones, 46, of Wolf Point died Oct. 20, 2014, at her residence near Wolf Point.
She was born Nov. 7, 1967, to Alaida Suzanne Hopkins-Jones and Joseph Harold Jones. She attended elementary school and junior high in Poplar.
She lived most of her life in Oswego with her parents and resided there until her death. She also lived briefly in Great Falls where she was employed at the Holiday Inn as a housekeeper.  
She loved to listen to various country songs and enjoyed her classic rock.  She loved riding around with her family and loved to play the gaming machines. Her favorite television programs were: the food network shows, Golden Girls, Frasier and I Love Lucy. She also enjoyed visiting on the phone.  
Despite her many medical disabilities, she never let on that they were detrimental to her. She battled through her disabilities.  
She is survived by her son, Joseph William “Joey” Jones; her brothers, Henry “Hank” Buckles and Dana Sam Buckles; her sister Phoebe Blount; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Oswego Community Hall in Oswego.  Interment followed at the Oswego Presbyterian Cemetery in Oswego.  Condolences for the family may be left at: www.claytonstevensonchapel.com.  Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point has been entrusted with arrangements.

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Marian R. Laubach Services

Marian R. Laubach, 92, of Berthoud, Colo., died Oct. 9, 2014.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at First Lutheran Church, 415 Johnson St., Wolf Point, Mont. Reception to follow the service.
Cremation entrusted to Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com to share condolences.
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