Mary Ann lived with her parents in Richland at their home which was also their place of business, Squires Grocery, and rode the school bus to attend Special Education Classes taught by Mrs. Mary Ann loved to play Bingo and watching her ‘soaps’.
She and her folks spent many enjoyable hours at the Senior Center in both Opheim and Nashua playing bingo.
During the 1980’s the family moved to Nashua and resided there until 1996.
Northeastern Montana, its rugged beauty, boundless plains and majestic skyline was always a source of inspiration for her.
He started his working career as a paperboy for the Billings Gazette, during his high school years he worked for the Cornwell Ranch, & after graduation he headed for California to make his new life.
He worked for the Melby Law Firm hoping to make a career in the legal world.
Lois was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, William and Robert Carlson, and her sister, Jean Mullane; by Lynn, her husband of 61 years, her daughter, Mary, and son, Peter.
She is survived by her son, Stephen of York County, Virginia; grandchildren Nick, Sarah, Lynsey and Zack and several nieces and nephews.