Friday January 24th 2020
Eleanor E. Alt passed away on January 24, 2020 in Laurel, Montana. She was born on April 18, 1921, west of Melville, Montana, to “Jack” and Leona Harper. She grew up and attended school in Big Timber, Montana. While cooking on a ranch, she met Adolph Alt, and they were married on Christmas Eve 1938. Adolph and Eleanor lived in Roundup, Montana, where she was very active in 4H leadership and in ladies groups at St. Paul Lutheran Church. In 1965 they purchased a ranch in Joliet, Montana. She continued to be active in St. John Lutheran Church and was a bus driver for the Joliet School District. She had a beautiful yard and garden and was active in the Joliet Garden Club and the Montana Cowbelle Association. Eleanor was preceded in death by her husband, Adolph, daughter, Della Carlson, and son, Carl Alt. She is survived by her children, Earl (Cheri) of Joliet, Montana, Betty (Merle) Barnett of Kamiah, Idaho, and David (Helen) Of Vancouver, Washington, 8 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by four sisters, Mildred Deichert, Edna Lindstrom, Pat Maxwell, and Carlene Wittmer. A graveside service will begin at 10:00 AM Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Rockvale Cemetery, near Joliet, Montana, followed by a memorial service at St. John Lutheran Church in Laurel, Montana at 11:30 AM. Smith Funeral Home of Laurel, Montana is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences for the family may be shared at smithfuneralchapels.com. Read Less To plant a memorial tree in honor of Eleanor E. Alt (Harper), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store. Afficher cette page en : Français Traduire Désactiver pour : Anglais Options ▼
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Eleanor E Alt Harper Friday January 24th 2020.
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