Wolf Point Herald

Laurence Fouhy


Laurence Joseph Fouhy, 91, of Scobey died July 6, 2015, at home.
He, along with twin sister Lauretta, was born in Battleson, north of Peerless, July 22, 1924, to Robert and Christina Fouhy.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army in World War II in 1943 and served with the 2nd Calvary in a reconnaissance unit. He was a “cannoneer,” a machine gunner on a halftrack in the European Theatre, and was awarded a Purple Heart.
In 1946, when he returned from the war, Laurence and his brother Charlie bought land northeast of Richland. They farmed and ranched together until 1992 as the L-C Ranch known as Fouhy Bros. Inc.
He met Nellie Trotter at a New Year’s Eve dance and they were married in November 1952 in Nashua. They split their time between Scobey and the ranch and, when Laurence retired, began to live year-round in Scobey. He and Nellie began their stained-glass hobby and many beautiful and unique pieces were crafted.
He was very community-minded and progressive. He prided himself on being honest, while always speaking his mind. Integrity, loyalty, hard work, being responsible, respectful and having a good sense of humor defined him.
He is survived by his daughters, Mary Kay  Thurston of Bozeman, Laura Krauth of Wolf Point and Vicki Canfield of Scobey; and daughter-in-law Jennifer Fouhy of Hillsboro, Ore.; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Nellie; son, Raymond; grandson, Colton Canfield; all his brothers and sisters; and a great-grandson.
His funeral service was held July 10, 2015, at St. Phillips Catholic Church in Scobey. Inurnment was at Daniels County Cemetery.

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Harold Eide

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Harold Dean Eide, 89, of Glasgow, died March 18, 2015, in Billings.
He was born June 29, 1925, to Chester H. Sr. and Erminia J. Eide. He lived near Damar, Square Deal, then Glasgow. He graduated from Glasgow High School in 1943.
He started farming immediately after graduation. Not long after establishing his farm, he also branched into ranching.
He and Mary Lou Molvig, who met in high school, were married Aug. 29, 1948, in the Lutheran Church in Wolf Point.
He not only loved farming and ranching, but every animal out there. He was notorious for bringing home strays of any kind. Even sage hens had a special place in his heart. He also had a love for aviation. He liked to hire pilots to fly him out to check his cows.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Chester H. Jr., Clifford C. and Harry E.
He is survived by his  wife, Mary Lou.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 29, at Bell Mortuary in Glasgow. Burial was at Highland Cemetery in Glasgow.

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Charles Black Dog

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Charles Roy Black Dog,  53, died Saturday, July 11, 2015, at the Roosevelt Memorial Center in Culbertson.
He was born Feb. 1, 1962, to Robert and Cecelia Black Dog Sr. in Poplar.  He grew up in Fort Kipp and graduated from Brockton High School in 1980.
He played lead guitar and sang in the Black Dog Band with his brothers, he enjoyed that so much and wanted to practice with his brothers every chance he got. He loved the band KISS, his idol was Ace
Frehley and liked to be known as “ACE.”
He married Dorreen Brown in 1996 and to that union had three daughters, Marlana, Marcella and Martina. They later divorced.  
He loved driving around with his girls and always gave family and friends rides to wherever they needed to go. He was excited about his first grandchild being born, Ta’Nesiya LaRoze. He loved listening to his music, joking around and watching movies, just all around having a good time. He was always willing to help anyone who needed it.
He is survived by his three daughters, Marlana Marie, Marcella, Jo and Martina Lynn, all of Fort Kipp; one granddaughter Ta’Nesiya; Todd Spotted Wolf, whom he took as a son; three brothers, Robert Jr., Duane Black Dog and William Black Dog, all of Fort Kipp; and a sister, Cindi Follette of Fort Kipp.  
He was preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Counter-Olson; and younger brother, Isaac L. Black Dog.
A wake will be held Friday, July 17, at 7 p.m. at the James Black Dog Center in Fort Kipp. Funeral services will be held  Saturday, July 18, at the James Black Dog Center in Fort Kipp. Interment will follow at Fort Kipp Cemetery. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point was entrusted with arrangements.

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Albert Wilson

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Albert Lane Wilson, 89, civil and chemical engineer of Glasgow, died Tuesday June 23, 2015.
He is survived by a brother, Robert M. Wilson of San Jose, Calif.; son, Charles L. Wilson of Glasgow; daughter, Holly Danneman of Sandy, Utah; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lenore; and a sister, Beth Davis.
He was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He served with Patton’s Army in World War II and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin under the G.I. Bill with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemical engineering.
He was employed by Southern Alkali (Corpus Christi, Texas), Silas Mason Co. (Panhandle, Texas), C. F. Braun (Alhambra, Calif.), and Procon (McLean, Va.) as a chemical engineer and also worked on highly classified nuclear projects. He later worked as a civil engineer for the National Park Service (Washington, D.C.) and oversaw contractors installing security enhancements around the White House, before retiring in 1989.
With his wife, Lenore, he served a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Wolf Point. He had also served in his church as elders quorum president, ward clerk, high councilor and district young men’s president.
He was an Eagle Scout, earned the Woodbadge Award (Beaver Patrol), was a member of the Order of the Arrow (Vigil), and served in many offices in the Boy Scouts of America, including Scoutmaster of Troops in Texas, California and Virginia over a period of 65 years. He was a member of an Indian Dance Team for the Order of the Arrow, including performing the hoop dance. He was a Scout leader for the 1964 National Jamboree at Valley Forge and Philmont in 1965.
A viewing will be held Friday, July 17, at 2 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at 15 Airport Road in Glasgow, followed by a graveside service at the Highland Cemetery.

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Robert Garfield

Robert Garfield, 28, of Wolf Point died Saturday, July 11, 2015.
A wake will be held on Thursday, July 16, at 7 p.m. at the New Community Hall in Wolf Point. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 17, at 1 p.m. at the New Community Hall in Wolf Point.  Interment will follow at Chicken Hill Cemetery.  Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point was entrusted with arrangements.

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