|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1899|
|Death: ||Jun. 24, 1982|
Funeral services for Mrs. Fred (Achsah) I. Crites of Gildford will be conducted on Monday at 2 p.m. at the Gildford Baptist Church.
Interment will be in the Gildford Cemetery.
Mrs. Crites, 82, died Thursday in a Great Falls hospital.
She was born in Iowa on July 7, 1899 and as a young girl moved to Montana. She spent her years as a youth in South Dakota.
She was married to Fred V. Crites on Sept. 3, 1918. They farmed north of Gildford.
Mr. Crites died in 1961. Also a daughter and three sons preceded her in death.
Survivors are 10 children, including the following:
Vern I. Crites, Kennewick, Wash., Cleona M. Poore, Zurich, Harold H. Crites, Vancouver, Wash., Lois L. Olson, Havre, Dorothy Kidd, Gildford, Dorene V. Rutter, Duluth, Minn., LaRena Stewart, Havre, June A. Youso, Havre, Richard M. Crites, Moses Lake, Wash., and Jeanne R. Johnston, Great Falls. Also surviving are many grandchildren and great grand children.
OBITUARIES 29 June 1982
Funeral services for Achsah Crites were conducted in the Gildford First Baptist church Monday afternoon with the Rev. Conrad Rhoads officiating.
Interment was in Gildford Cemetery.
Paul Miller was accompanist. Joe Johnston accompanying himself on the guitar sang, "In the Garden" and "Near the Cross."
Pallbearers were Lloyd Olson, Allan Kidd, Gorden Stewart, Mark Youso, Bruce Stewart and Ronald Youso.
Honorary pallbearers were Donald Swinney, Charles Griffith and Harry Youso.
Francis Ravilo Huestis (1856 - 1931)
Ida Alice Brown Huestis (1867 - 1944)
Fred Verne Crites (1896 - 1961)*
Vern Irwin Crites (1919 - 1997)*
Cleona Marian Crites Poore (1921 - 1984)*
Donald Francis Crites (1922 - 1972)*
Harold Hollis Crites (1923 - 2004)*
Grace Marie Crites (1924 - 1924)*
Fred Vern Crites (1925 - 1926)*
Lois Lorraine Crites Olson (1927 - 2007)*
Dorothy Jean Crites Kidd (1930 - 1993)*
Dorene Valray Crites Rutter (1931 - 2010)*
LaRena Geraldine Crites Stewart (1932 - 2013)*
June Arlene Crites Youso (1934 - 2009)*
Richard Melvin Crites (1937 - 2000)*
Warren Fayet Crites (1940 - 1941)*
Jeanne Rae Crites Johnston (1942 - 2013)*
Orrie Ethel Huestis Smith (1887 - 1929)*
Achsah Ida Huestis Crites (1899 - 1982)
Marian J. Huestis Chvilicek (1907 - 1986)*
Gildford Hill County Cemetery
Maintained by: Joe Johnston
Originally Created by: cara
Record added: Apr 04, 2009
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Added: May. 17, 2010