When Esther Leone Lillis was born on August 29, 1924, her mother, Zoe, of Billings said to her father, B.C. Lillis, “You can name her anything you want. I’m going to call her ‘Peggy’” She has been both Leone and Peggy ever since.
Tillie S. Nevin Chapel passed away in the early morning of Feb 13, 2017, at Billings Health and Rehab, where she had been a resident for the last 10 years.
On Feb. 14, 2017, Ramona Holderman was called home. She was born in Missouri on the same day 92 years ago in 1925.
Ruth Eschenko, 88, of Big Timber passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, at Spring Creek Inn in Bozeman.
Ruth Alexenko Eschenko was born on the family farm north of Grassy Butte, North Dakota, on Jan. 5, 1928, to Prince and Tena Alexenko.