- Don Worm
- Date of Death:
- Aug 15, 2013
- Location of Service:
- Whitesitt Funeral Home - Stevensville
STEVENSVILLE – Don Worm, 89, of Stevensville passed away Aug. 15, 2013. He was born to Paul and Lydia Worm on Oct. 17, 1923 in Bejou, Minn., the second of the set of twins.
When he was six his family moved from Minnesota and settled in Newell, S.D. When he was in his 20s he purchased a place near Reva, S.D. Don married Betty Maynard on Aug. 22, 1950. They had four daughters Norma, Merna, Janet and Ann. To ensure their daughters received a good education, they moved to the Stevensville area in 1968. In addition to ranching, he worked for Ted McNich with his Post and Pole business. In winter months he worked for H&R Block for over 30 years. He served as Burnt Fork Water Commissioner Treasurer for the last 25 years. He served in several different positions in the churches he attended. He semi-retired in 1985, but continued haying for himself and others in the community until 2012.
He is survived by his wife Betty of almost 63 years; his twin sister, Dorothy LeLaCheur of Sacramento, Calif.; three daughters, Merna (Manuel) Cruz of Chandler, Ariz., Janet (Bill) Rathburn of Stevensville and Ann (Eugene) Robinson of Phoenix, Ariz.; grandchildren, Rita Fulton of Mesa, Ariz., Sarah and Brenda Cruz of Chandler, Ariz.; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Norma, his parents, two brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Whitesitt Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 2 p.m. also at the funeral home. A private family interment will take place.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Aspen Hospice, 107 Bell Crossing W., Stevensville, MT 59870.
- Location of Services:
- Whitesitt Funeral Home
- 314 Church Street