Lewistown News Argus -16 Jun 1999

Shirley Ann Latray

   Shirley Ann Latray, 81, a long-time Lewistown resident, passed away Friday evening, June 11 at the Central Montana Skilled Nursing Center following a lengthy illness.

   She was born Jan. 29, 1918, in Forestburg, Alberta, Canada, to James and Agnes (Morin) O'Connell. She was raised on a farm near Forestburg and came to Fergus County with  her parents in 1927, residing near the community

of Piper. She continued her education here and attended Fergus High School.

   She is survived by one son, Thomas D. Latray, and one daughter, Gloria Coleman, both of Lewistown; one brother, Verl D. O'Connell of Clarkston, Wash; one sister, Lucille Vetter of Woonsocket, SD; six grandchildren, including Eileen Robbins of Auburn, Wash. and many great grandchildren.

   Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 15 at the Creel Funeral Chapel. Cremation services will follow under the direction of Creel Funeral Home.