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Mary Simmons
January 25, 1926 ~
January 10, 2019
Date of Service: January 15, 2019

Marilyn A. Carter
January 16, 1939 ~
January 12, 2019
Date of Service: January 17, 2019

Berdena Ulmer
November 3, 1923 ~
December 24, 2018
Date of Service: January 18, 2019

Wallace Weber
November 12, 1937 ~
January 09, 2019

Roberta Brown
April 6, 1968 ~
January 08, 2019

Michael Bashore
October 6, 1951 ~
January 08, 2019

David Ng
December 24, 1942 ~
January 07, 2019

Stanley Gromek
March 30, 1922 ~
January 07, 2019

Viola Green
December 10, 1952 ~
January 06, 2019

David Gould
January 7, 1963 ~
January 05, 2019


Lynda Ross

March 4, 1940 ~ October 15, 2018

Service: November 03, 2018 12 PM
   Location: Dokken-Nelson Sunset Chapel

Lynda Hillis Ross, devoted mother, grandmother and friend was welcomed into the Lord’s presence on October 15, 2018, at the age of 78. She was born March 4,1940, in Houston, Texas. Lynda attended Baytown Junior High School and Robert E Lee High School in Baytown, Texas, where she was a member of the Lee Brigadier. She also attended Baylor University. Lynda and her family moved to Montana in 1973. She loved being with her friends and family and would always bring a smile to those she met. Lynda loved music, reading, playing bridge and was a lifelong Episcopalian. She had a zest for life and all things beautiful and interesting - music, gardening, travelling, art, books, tennis, good friends and family. Lynda had a passion for volunteering at St. Stephens Episcopal Church, Yellowstone Art Museum and St. Vincent’s Hospital.

Lynda was preceded in death by her parents, Braden and Margery Hillis; and brother, Edward McCormac Spencer. She is survived by her brother, Charles Hillis and his wife Dotty; her sons, Chris Ross and wife Tena; Kevin Ross and wife Jennifer; Dave Ross and wife Melissa; her grandkids, Daniel Ross and wife Lindsey; Michael Ross; Abby Ross; Gage Ross; and great-granddaughter, Eloise Ross.

The family would like to thank all those who cared for Lynda over the years, especially those at Bozeman Lodge and Highgate Senior Living.

A memorial service celebrating Lynda’s life will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at twelve o'clock in the afternoon at Dokken Nelson Funeral Service, 113 S. Willson Ave., Bozeman, MT. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions in memory of Lynda be made to Alzheimer’s Association.

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