Lavon P. Hill, SR
Lavon P. Hill, 82, of Columbia Falls, Montana succumbed to COPD and Asbestosis in Whitefish surrounded by his family on June 19th, 2017. He was born January 25th, 1935 to Dallas and Catherine (Ansutz) Hill in Palouse, Washington. On January 31, 1954 he married Marlene Lindsay in Libby, Montana.
Lavon worked as a logger for 30 + years until he was forced to stop due to his illness. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and stock car racing.
Lavon is survived by his wife Marlene, daughters Deana (Terry) Green; Donna Blake; sons Lavon P. Hill JR(Lorna); Lonnie Hill; brother Gene Hill; and many loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and extended family. Lavon was a loving father, husband, grandfather, great grandfather, and a friend to many.
Lavon was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, infant daughter Diana, mother and father-in-law Earl and Ida Lindsay, two sister-in-law’s Patty Hill and Edna Lindsay, and infant granddaughter Lindsay Hill.
A visitation will be from 5-7 PM at Columbia Mortuary on Friday June 23rd. Funeral services for Lavon will be Saturday, June 24th at 2 PM at Columbia Mortuary. At Lavon’s request he will be laid to rest amongst his friends at Woodlawn Cemetery in Columbia Falls, Montana. Columbia Mortuary is caring for the family.