Rita Siemens

December 9, 1940 - March 19, 2019
Thursday, March 28, 2019
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Rita Siemens of Silver Star, Montana and formerly of Big Timber, surrounded by loving family and friends, peacefully left this earth to be with the Lord on March 19.

Rita was born in Eagle Grove, Iowa to Ralph and Maye Stafford on December 9, 1940. She graduated from high school in 1959 and attended Eagle Grove Junior College. While in college, she met the love of her life, Roger Siemens, and they were married in 1960.

She was co-owner of the Country Peddlers gift shop in Silver Star. Rita loved music, sports, outdoor activities, her pets and church activities.

Rita is survived by her husband Roger, of Silver Star, sons and daughter inlaws Rodney and Mary Ellen Siemens of Prospect Heights Illinois, Randy Siemens of Kalispell, Ryan and Molly Siemens of Sartell, Minnesota, and five grandchildren; Caleb, Caitlyn, Brian, Lia and Adam.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made on behalf of Rita, to the Tobacco Root Mountain Care Center, (TRMCC), PO Box 308, Sheridan MT, 59749.

A memorial and celebration of life service will be held at a later date.