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Services & Obituaries
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Donald Whitmore
February 5, 1923 ~
June 27, 2015
Date of Service: July 24, 2015


Clifford Chisholm
June 22, 1951 ~
June 29, 2015


John Burgess
August 9, 1924 ~
June 27, 2015


Garry Carter Schye
April 15, 1947 ~
June 26, 2015


Richard Dean
August 5, 1961 ~
June 23, 2015


Percy Gates
November 12, 1923 ~
June 23, 2015


Katherine 'Kay' Asay
June 12, 1931 ~
June 21, 2015


Jack Perry
January 19, 1941 ~
June 21, 2015


 

Pre-Planning Experts

Whether you wish to be buried or cremated, Dokken-Nelson is committed to making the advance funeral planning process as easy as possible. A pre-need conference eliminates much of the emotional stress of making decisions after a loved one's passing.

Why pre-plan?

  • Funeral pre-planning is, in many ways, a final gift from you to your loved ones.
  • You help ensure that your wishes are carried out with dignity and respect.
  • By planning ahead you have time to make more thoughtful and informed decisions.
  • There are no charges associated with a pre-planning consultation.
  • Pre-planning can take place in the convenience and comfort of your home.
  • Funeral pre-planning doesn’t have to mean pre-paying.
  • Proceeds from a life insurance policy can be used to cover final expenses.
  • Funeral trusts / burial policies are transferable.

Should you choose to pre-fund:

  • When held in an insurance pre-need contract, all growth on your funeral plan is tax free.
  • Montana & Federal Laws provide some options that protect your funded pre-arrangement plan from being counted as an asset if you are applying for Medicaid.
  • Set aside funds are immediately available to pay toward funeral costs without probate or delay.

If you would like to schedule a pre-planning conference or create a file with some preliminary information please email us or call 587.3184.

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"Thank you for the marvelous way you handled the last rites.  I never would have expected so much.  I am so grateful to you that words fail me."

 
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NEWS RELEASE: Have the Talk of a Lifetime
November 19 ~ 2pm & 6:30pm

Free Pre-Planning Seminar

Thursday, Oct 9, 2pm or 6:30pm ~ Holiday Inn Bozeman



Jim Mitchell Honored for 50 Years in the Funeral Industry
MFDA Recognizes 50-Year Commitment at State Convention

EYES OF FREEDOM MEMORIAL: May 29 to June 1, 2014
Honoring Those Who've Answered the Call to Service

 


     
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