|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1934|
|Death: ||Aug. 21, 2012|
BELT John Victor Fellman, 78, of Belt, died from complications of Parkinson's disease Tuesday, Aug. 21, at a local hospital.
There will be no services held per John's request. He will be laid to rest next to his wife Shirley at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Croxford Funeral Home handled arrangements.
John was born on July 17, 1934, to Victor John and Vera Gertrude (Leininger) Fellman. He was raised in Portland, Ore., where his father sold fruit and eventually became a land developer. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 26 years. He retired as a master sergeant. After retiring from the Air Force, he worked at Big R Supply for two years. He enjoyed fishing, golfing and bowling, during which he once bowled a 300 game during league play. His real passion was golf, playing mainly in tournaments throughout the state. He even tried hitting a ball or two in his last months.
John is survived by his son, Douglas Allen Fellman of Belt; daughter-in-law Katherine Louise Fellman of Belt; sister Alcie CQ Fitzgerald-Meyer of Auburn, Calif.; grandsons Jeremy (Julie) Fellman of Sidney and Johnathan (Rosenda) Fellman of San Diego; granddaughters Randi (Mike) Clark of San Diego, Staci (Rod) Fellman of Belt and Amber Fellman of Great Falls; and four great-grandchildren, Izahik Dawson, Kayli Fellman, Payten Burrows and Alaaysha Fellman.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Ann Fellman; grandson Jacob Wayne Fellman; and brothers Michael Fitzgerald and Steven Fellman.
Published in Great Falls Tribune on August 24, 2012
Family links from Find A Grave contributor Jeff Friday
Johan Victor Fellman (1899 - 1978)
Vera Gertrude Leininger Fellman (1900 - 1995)
Shirley Ann Jones Fellman (1935 - 1996)
Baby Boy Fitzgerald (1922 - 1922)**
John Victor Fellman (1934 - 2012)
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Plot: Sec B, Plot 318, Grave 4
Created by: Judyvv
Record added: Aug 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95940292