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925 S 27th Street
BILLINGS, MT 59101
Phone: 406-245-6427
Fax: 406-259-3558
Harriet Ward

Harriet Ward (Oellerman)

Tuesday, April 6th, 1926 - Wednesday, October 7th, 2020
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Obituary

Mom went home to be with Jesus on October 7, 2020. She was born on April 6, 1926 in Glendive, MT, and was raised in Bloomfield, MT and the Glendive area—graduating from Dawson County High School in 1944. She taught in several Dawson County schools before marrying her beloved Charles (whose homegoing was in 2010) on June 14, 1947. They began life in Glendive, but soon moved to Billings, MT, where they served their Lord and raised their three children.
Mom was a great hostess and cook, and her home was always open. She went back to college and graduated in 1968 –then taught at Eldergrove School and was a librarian at Ponderosa and Beartooth Schools. After retiring, she and Charles wanted to travel, but with a purpose. They volunteered with the Mobile Missionary Assistance Program (MMAP) and traveled to many areas of the United States helping to build churches and camps, and assisting in other projects. Fun times for Mom were playing table games, baking, reading, crocheting, and in later years, defeating Sudoku puzzles.
Mom dearly loved her family and spending time with them always brought her joy. She is survived by her three children—David(Valerie), Sherry, and Sandy, granddaughters—Kimberlee, Kyla(Joe), Kelley(Todd), grandson Marty(Jenny), 11 great-grandchildren, 6 great, great-grandchildren, sister(Marj), two sisters-in-law(Betty Lou and Bonita), brother-in-law(Milan), many nieces and nephews, and caring friends. We all love and miss you!
Viewing is on Monday and Tuesday morning at Smith's Funeral Chapel-Downtown. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Eastern Montana Bible Camp c/o Connie Unruh, 431 Rd. 523, Bloomfield, MT 59315, or a memorial of your choice.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, October 12th, 2020 | 9:00am - 7:00pm
    When
    Monday, October 12th, 2020 9:00am - 7:00pm
    Location
    Smith Downtown Chapel
    Address
    925 South 27th Street
    BILLINGS, MT 59101
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  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 | 9:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Smith Downtown Chapel
    Address
    925 S. 27th Street
    Billings, MT 59101
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  • Interment

    Location
    Sunset Memorial Gardens
    Address
    1721 Central Ave
    BILLINGS, MT 59102
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    Notes
    Due to current health concerns the burial will be private.

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Ellen Eschler

Posted at 10:56am
When I think of your mom, I think of patience and kindness. I admire the way she lived her faith and cared for others. She brought much love and joy to this world. It was a blessing to know her. I pray that you find comfort in your memories.
Love and prayers,
Ellen Hoy Eschler
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Sylvia M. Parman

Posted at 04:09pm
As a mother comforts her child so will I comfort you. ISAIH 66:13 NIV
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Elizabeth Davis

Posted at 11:15am
Sorry to hear of your mother's passing. It is a sorrow and joy as she is now with your father. My maiden name was Elizabeth Hamilton. Your mom used to take me to church. I am in town for my niece's wedding. My brother told me about your mom. My own parents and youngest brother have been gone awhile. Looking forward to see your mom in heaven.
KM

Kathleen Munson

Posted at 12:44am
Dear Sherry and family,

I was so sorry to hear about the passing of your dear Harriet. She was a wonderful woman. Celebrate the life and memories of such a God-filled woman. Peace and Blessings to all of you.

Kathy Munson
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jerry Livingston

Posted at 01:37pm
so sorry to hear about Harriet such a special sweet lady she will be missed you all are in our prayers God Bless
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