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Services & Obituaries
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Maisie Sharp
March 6, 1925 ~
March 21, 2015
Date of Service: April 11, 2015


Harriett Buettner
June 6, 1914 ~
March 24, 2015
Date of Service: April 02, 2015


Marilynne King
January 31, 1949 ~
March 24, 2015


Loretta Fenno
March 31, 1925 ~
March 23, 2015


Joan Johnson
November 19, 1930 ~
March 22, 2015


Patricia Daily
August 12, 1950 ~
March 21, 2015


Phyllis Johnson
November 2, 1934 ~
March 15, 2015


Charles Reed
January 3, 1958 ~
March 14, 2015


Jerry Smith
May 29, 1935 ~
March 09, 2015


 

Understanding Cremation

Cremation is the process of reducing the body to bone and skeletal fragments through the use of intense heat and flame.  Upon completion of the cremation and a subsequent cooling period, the cremated remains (skeletal framework) are removed from the chamber and then processed—reduced into a smaller consistency.

By state statute, cremation takes place after a 24-hour waiting period, after release by the county medical examiner is received, and all legal authorizations are completed by the person(s) with legal authority. Medical devices—pacemakers, prostheses, radioactive implants, etc.—must be removed as they pose a serious hazard when subjected to intense heat or flame.

Cremation is a private, personal service.  Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service & Crematory operates its own on-site crematory that is fully-licensed by the State of Montana. Cremation takes place at our facility, and is performed under our strict supervision and in accordance with professional standards and state regulations.

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