Dianna Lynn Huestis

HAVRE Dianna Lynn Huestis, 65, of Havre, who served in the Peace Corps, retired from the food service program at Montana State University Northern and enjoyed taking care of cats, died of cancer Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Northern Montana Care Center.

A memorial service is 2 p.m. Tuesday at New Beginnings Lutheran Church in Rudyard. Scattering of ashes will take place at a later date. Holland & Bonine Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

She is survived by her daughter, Avis Montalbetti of Eugene, Ore.; son Robert Montalbetti of Havre; sisters Bonnie Huestis, Peggy Huestis and Debbie Anderson, all of Ulm, Mary Hutchinson of Hingham and Cindy Keaster of Belt; and one granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Montalbetti.

Published in Great Falls Tribune on Feb. 7, 2013