Wolf Point Herald

Viola Unruh, Death Notice

Viola Unruh, 90, of Wolf Point, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Faith Lutheran Home in Wolf Point.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at the Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at the Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point. Interment will follow at the Greenwood Cemetery in Wolf Point. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point was entrusted with the arrangements.

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Bryce Onstad

Bryce Moses Onstad was born and died Aug. 15, 2014, in Billings at the Billings Clinic. He is the son of Kate Runs Through and Timothy Onstad.
He is survived by his parents, Kate Runs Through and Timothy Onstad; his brothers, Benjamin, Timothy and Randolph; his twin sister, Beverly Kae; and grandparents, Brenda and Leonard Hollow Horn of Wolf Point, Candace Ackerman of Billings and William Onstad of Billings.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at the King Memorial Cemetery in Wolf Point. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel assisted the family with arrangements.

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Andrea Perry

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Andrea Joyce Perry, “Tasunka Waste Yuha Win,” “Has Good Horse Woman,” 27, died Aug. 6, 2014.
She was born on July 3, 1987, in Williston, N.D., to Adrian and Jackie Perry. She battled diabetes since age 12. She went to school from kindergarten through the 11th grade in Brockton and graduated from Poplar High School in 2006.
In October 2007, she met Richard Terbasket and from this companionship Skeeter Terbasket was born Sept. 2, 2010.
She enjoyed the art of fashion and style. She also had a great passion for her horses.
She is survived by her parents, Adrian and Jackie Perry; one son, Skeeter; sisters, Freda Christian, Joni Johnson, Bobbie Martell and Ann; and adopted sister, Dyan Youpee.
Funeral services were held Monday, Aug. 11, at the James Black Dog Center in Fort Kipp. Interment was at the Fort Kipp Cemetery. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Wolf Point was entrusted with arrangements.

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James Hayes, Full Obituary

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James Hayes, 82, of Vida and Wolf Point, died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at his home in Wolf Point.
He was born Feb. 24, 1932 in Austin, Minn., to Josephine Hayes. James attended High School in Circle and Poplar.
After graduating from Poplar High School, he attended Kinman’s Business College.
In 1951, he joined the U.S. Air Force serving through November 1955. He was stationed in England.
After his discharge, he purchased his grandfather’s farm at Vida.
He enjoyed reading, attending auctions and antiques.
Survivors include his sister, Patricia O’Brien of Billings; and his brother, Claude Hayes of Scobey.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert, Kevin and David.
His funeral service was held Thursday, Aug. 14, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Wolf Point. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery in Wolf Point. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point was entrusted with the arrangements.

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Robert Louis Smith

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Robert Louis “Smitty” Smith, 75, of Wolf Point, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at the Valley View Home in Glasgow.
He was born Oct. 2, 1938, in Poplar to Charles and Emma Smith. He grew up in Oswego, attending Frazer Schools until 11th grade. He was active in all sports throughout his high school years and made many lifelong friends.
He was drafted into the military in June 1962. He was a Specialist in the U.S. Army Military Police with top secret clearance stationed at Dugway Proving Ground outside of Salt Lake City, Utah.
He was highly educated and knowledgeable about a variety of topics. He obtained a bachelor of science degree in physical education K-12 from Northern Montana College in Havre.
On Jan. 18, 1973, he married Victoria Louise Smith. They were married for 31 years until her death on July 27, 2004.
He was an avid pool player, horseshoe thrower and basketball star. He spent his younger days throwing bales for Lionel Flynn and was employed with the Corps of Engineers, Tribal Police Department, A&S Industries, Commodity Food Program, Fort Peck Tribes - Senior Citizens Meal Delivery and the Wolf Point Head Start.
He enjoyed his family and most of all loved the Lord. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Wolf Point for 15 years. He was a faithful servant for prayer, music and whatever else he could do to help. People who met him were overwhelmed by his generosity and his peaceful heart. He was humorous, sincere and quite the visitor.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Victoria Louise; brothers, Charles Smith, Leonard Smith and Frank Smith; and sisters, Maizie Smith, Rosemary Lamb, Lilian Hertz and Pearl MacDonald.
He is survived by his daughters, Ceceilia Solberg and Loretta Wozniak; son, Lee Vandall; sister, Janice Collins of Wolf Point; brother, Michael Smith of Colorado; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.  
His funeral service was held Saturday, Aug. 16, at the Community Hall in Wolf Point. Interment was at the Greenwood Cemetery in Wolf Point. Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point was entrusted with the arrangements.

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