Bernard Deshner(1945 - 2011)

Bernard Keton Deshner

Choteau —Bernard Keton Desher, age 67 of Choteau died Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at his home from natural causes. A Celebration of his life will be from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM Saturday, May 25th at the Marney residence (806 1st Street NE) in Choteau.

He was a Marine Corp and Army Reserve veteran who worked many trades including working for the railroad, a saw mill, the smelter in Great Falls and as a mechanic.

He is survived by his children, Carol Tuma, Malta,MT; Sheila Spargur, and Roy Deshner, Choteau,MT; Bernadette Breckenridge, Ash Flat, AR; Randy-Bear Deshner,Evanston, WY; Kert Deshner, Aaron Linquist, Choteau, and Edie Parocai, Conrad,MT; 18 grandchildren;

3 great grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Liz Allderdice, Dave Deshner, Kert Deshner, Great Falls,MT; Carol Hall, Vaughn,MT; Franny Roe, New Mexico; Aaron Deshner and Robin Marney, Choteau; and Clay Deshner of Washington. He is also survived by many other family members of which they are too many to list.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon

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Published in Great Falls Tribune on May 24, 2013