Jack Gary Therrien

August 7, 1936 ~ August 11, 2021 (age 85)


Jack G. Therrien
Jack, 85 years old passed away at his home on August 11, 2021. Jack was born August 7, 1936 in Conrad, MT to Charles and Dora Therrien.
Jack graduated from Flathead County High School in 1954. After graduation, he started at Carrol College for 1 ½ years, then transferred to University of Montana, graduating in Pharmacy in 1960.
Jack’s life dream was to own his own store- he found the perfect one in Columbia Falls, bought the Park Drug from Bud Schrock in 1967, then selling the Pharmacy 33 years later in 2000.
In 1968, Jack married a home town girl, Laurel (Dodie) Walsh.
He is survived by his wife Dodie, and daughter Karla Therrien & 2 granddaughters of Grenada, Mississippi, and son Kevin Therrien and 3 grandsons of Corvallis, Montana. Jack is also survived by daughters Suzette York (Dennis) and 3 children of Brighton, Colorado, Jana Williams (Jeff) and 2 children of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Yvette Tippetts and her 3 children.
Also surviving is Brother Terry Therrien of Kalispell, Montana and many nieces and nephews.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents Charles & Dora, Sister Jeanette Hoxmer, and niece Laurie Hoxmer.
Jack loved the Columbia Falls community, he always said the town was good to him.
Jacks ashes will be spread on the property in Olney when his wife passes.
A rosary will be 11 AM Saturday August 21, 2021 at St. Richard Catholic Church with a Funeral Mass immediately following. Reception will follow services.
Columbia Mortuary in Columbia Falls is caring for the family.

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Funeral Mass
August 21, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Richard Catholic Church (Columbia Falls)

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