11/15/2018 (2680)

Stephanie Marie Evans Montgomery (DHS ’71)
Obituary posted by Paula Fassett (’71): Walhalla, ND

STEPHANIE MARIE EVANS MONTGOMERY, 65  WINTER HAVEN – Stephanie Marie Evans Montgomery, 65, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 12th, 2018 with her daughters by her side at the Heart of Florida. She had battled cancer for 9 long years.  She was born August 17, 1953 to Joseph and Joyce Evans from Dunseith, ND. She came to Florida in 1971 to see the beach and started her new journey. In 1983, Stephanie got married to the late John Montgomery and had 2 daughters. Martae and Stacy Montgomery.  She was always spontaneous when it came to experiencing new things in her life from working at a Dude Ranch, to Editor, and finishing out her Career in printing for over 35 years.  Stephanie was a kind and gentle soul who loved her family deeply. She always enjoyed her coffee, reading books, cross stitch, the beach, and most of all her grandchildren. She had a sharp mind , quick wit, and good sense of humor. Mom / Grandma we will miss you.  Stephanie is survived by her mother Joyce Hagen Evans, father the late Joseph Evans, three brothers (Jeff, Joseph, and Jon ), sister (Laurie Hill ), her two daughters Martae and Stacy Montgomery, 4 grandchildren Kaydence Lee, Brody, Dayla, and Chloe Lynn.  May our Strong-willed woman rest in peace on her next chapter in life. Though our hearts are heavy, our love for you will always grow stronger remembering our thrilling ride together.  The Family will hold a Celebration of Life on Saturday, October 27 at Winter Haven Worship Center at 11:00 a.m.


Pam Fassett Faust (’65) Sympathy
From Orval Moren:

Hello:  I remember her, I am Orval Moren, pastor at Peace Lutheran 1960-63,

My sympathies,



Pam Fassett Faust (’65) Sympathy
From Pat Corbin Miller 

So sorry to hear about Pam Fassett.  She was such a beautiful gal



Blog (755) posted on March 26, 2010


No Blogs for the next three days:


This is Friday in the PI. Bernadette and I will be attending a house warming for friends of ours on Monday, on the North end the Island. It’s about 75 miles up there. We will be leaving tomorrow morning, Saturday, with friends of our and returning later Monday evening. I will be sending out the next Blog either Monday evening or Tuesday morning. Please continue to send your email messages. I will catch up when I get home. Gary


Helen Bye (February 3, 1914 – March 25, 2010) Sign Guest Book Send Flowers


Helen Bye, age 96 of Bottineau, died Thursday in a Bottineau hospital. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2:00 P.M. in the Peace Lutheran Church in Dunseith. Burial will be in Rendahl Cemetery of rural Dunseith. Visitation will be held on Monday beginning at 10:00 A.M. until noon in the Nero Funeral Home in Bottineau.


Helen Christianson Bye was married to Clarence. They lived on the west side of Willow lake a short distance south of Freddie Hiatt’s. Clarence and Helen were wonderful folks. Clarence was our county commissioner for all the years I lived there. I am so sorry to hear of Helens passing. Clarence and Helen had no children. Helen came from a very large family and has many relatives. Gary


 Everette Enno’s (76) birthday Today the 26th: Williston, ND.

Happy Birthday Everette. We are wishing you the happiest birthday ever. Enjoy. Gary


To Vickie Hiatt LaFontaine (73)
Reply from Marlys Hiatt (71): Dunseith, ND

You have many good stories regarding you and Wanda but that one will always be one of my favorites. I can just picture it.

Marlys Hiatt

Vickie, I remember you well as a little girl when you first started to talk and walk. You were so cute and always had to lots to talk about. Gary