George B. Hilts

CHOTEAU George B. Hilts, 87, of Choteau, died of natural causes Wednesday, Nov. 21 at his home in Choteau.

Funeral service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Choteau. A Vigil service is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27. Graveside service with military honors is 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29 at Harlowton Catholic Cemetary. Arrangements are under the direction of Gorder Jensen Funeral Home of Choteau.

George is survived by his wife Helen of Choteau; daughters Leslie (Paul) McFadden of Fort Collins, Colo., Carolyn (Halvor) Kamrud of Missoula and Barbara (Burke) Stott of Wasilla, Ala.; five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents James and Edlah Hilts; sisters Barbara Davidson and Sally Dion; and brothers David and Harry Hilts.

Published in Great Falls Tribune on Nov. 25, 2012