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Janet Townsend
July 13, 1945 ~
October 07, 2015

Marie Gambill
August 31, 1912 ~
October 06, 2015

Katherine Allen
December 14, 1915 ~
October 06, 2015

Harvey Myer
March 8, 1927 ~
October 05, 2015

Michael Hockel
August 29, 1945 ~
October 05, 2015

Ray Sperry
September 30, 1936 ~
October 04, 2015

Betty Austin
January 25, 1934 ~
October 02, 2015


Fred Leavitt

October 27, 1940 ~ September 08, 2012

Service: September 12, 2012 1:00 P.M.
   Location: Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service

Fred Joseph Leavitt passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012 at his home in Bozeman.  He was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 27, 1940 to Mildred I. and Fred J. Leavitt.  He grew up in Bozeman and joined the National Guard in 1957.  On February 3, 1958, while on leave and traveling home to Bozeman, he was seriously injured in a bus accident.  In October 1993, he became a client of Reach, Inc.

Fred is preceded in death by his parents, three nieces, one nephew, and a brother-in-law.  He is survived by three sisters, Loretta Gee, Pat (Neil) Keyes, and Irene (Bruce) Thompson; one brother, Michael Leavitt; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Reach, Inc. and their staff for Fred’s care.

Memorials in Fred’s name may be made to Reach, Inc., 322 Gallatin Park Dr., Bozeman, MT  59715.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, September 12 at Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service.

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