HAVRE DAILY NEWS
Tuesday , October 17, 2006
(Created: Tuesday, October 17, 2006
12:24 PM MDT)
BIG SANDY - Jeanette Elaine Cline, 79, died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2006, at Benefis Hospital
in Great Falls
of natural causes.
Her memorial service will be 11 a.m.
Friday, Oct., 20, 2006, at the Christ Lutheran Church
in Big Sandy
with Pastor Jeff Stoopes officiating. Burial will follow at the Big Sandy
Cemetery. A fellowship
luncheon will be held at the church immediately after the services at the
Jeanette was born Jan. 18, 1927, in Big Sandy to John and Jennie (Upsal) Whetham. She
attended school in Box Elder. The family moved in her teen years to Minnesota, where she
worked at Daves Cafι. She later returned to Big Sandy and married Marvin Cline in March 1946.
They made their home on the family farm west of Big Sandy, where they farmed and raised their six
children. Jeanette was a faithful wife and a wonderful loving mother. Her
grandchildren and family were a very important part of her life. Jeanette
enjoyed bowling, bingo, traveling and playing cards. She was the president of
Seniors, on the Council for Aging and a Girl Scout Leader. Her greatest
enjoyment was spending time with her family and friends.
Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin in 1991;
sisters, Alberta Garnett and Grace Clawiter; brothers, Clarence, Maurice and
John Whetham; son, David Cline, and two infant boys; sons-in-law, John Wagner
and Tim Parry; and grandchildren, Sean Figarelle and Timberly Cline.
Survivors include her children, Linda (Bill) Hinebauch and Barbara
(Edwin) Converse of Havre, John Cline and Margaret Cline of Big Sandy, Carrie
(David) Nixon of Ionia, Mich., and Kathleen Parry (Pete Moe) of Lewistown;
sisters, Florence Cross of Havre and Mary (Dwight) Ward of Bertha, Minn.; and
sisters-in-law, Roberta Whetham and Elaine Cline of Big Sandy; brother in-law,
Floyd Cline of Havre; nine grandchildren; a special-host grandchild; and four
Memorial contributions in Jeanettes honor may be made to the Big Sandy Senior Center,
The Big Sandy Ambulance Service, Christ Lutheran
Church in Big Sandy or to a memorial of ones choice.
Services and arrangements have been entrusted to Holland & Bonine
GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Thursday
, October 19, 2006
BIG SANDY - Jeanette Elaine Cline, 79, a
Big Sandy farm homemaker who enjoyed bowling, bingo, traveling and playing
cards, died of natural causes Sunday at a Great Falls hospital.
Her memorial service is 11 a.m.
Friday at Christ Lutheran Church
in Big Sandy, followed by burial in the Big Sandy
Cemetery. A fellowship
luncheon will be held at the church immediately after services at the
and Bonine Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Jeanette is survived by her
children Linda Hinebauch and Barbara Converse, of Havre, Mont., John Cline
and Margaret Cline, of Big Sandy, Mont., Carrie Nixon of Ionia, Mich., and
Kathleen Parry of Lewistown, Mont.; sisters Florence Cross of Havre, and Mary
Ward of Bertha, Minn.; nine grandchildren, one special-host grandchild and
She was preceded in death by her
husband Marvin in 1991; a son, David Cline; two infant sons; and two