|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1888, Switzerland|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 1982|
Husband of Orin William Brist:
Daily Inter Lake (Kalispell, Montana) Dec 16 1949
Rites Conducted for Orin W Brist.
Spanish American War Veterans acted as pallbearers: S H Smith, William Arndt, William Zufall, J E Cole, Jay Caswell and M R Gorton.
Friends attending were: Alex Kassner, Bruce Whitehair, Charles Willis, Peter Myre, Pete Tobergson and Charles DeVoe.
Orin William Brist Sr born Feb 4 1877 at Millston Wis to Mr and Mrs A W Brist. He was one of 13 children. Grew up in Wisconsin and volunteered for the service in the Spanish American War. He served for two years and was in
the battle engagements in Porto Rico and Company L of the Third regiment of Wisconsin volunteers.
In 1904 he went to Washington as a sawyer in a mill and followed that work later in Warland MT and in 1919 at Somers.
The in past two years he had been with the Kalispell Lumber Co and recently with the Plum Creek Lumber Co at Columbia Falls.
Dec 15 1908 her married Miss Maggie Schumacker at Spokane WA and eight children were born. The family made their home at Somers from 1909 until 1939 when they moved to Kalispell. Mr. Brist died here Dec 11 1949.Survived by his wife and eight children:
Mrs. Agnes Hafferman, Mrs. Madeline Hanson, Mrs. Jessie Beasley, Orin W Brist Jr, Robert Brist, Kenneth, Claude and Thomas. 13 grandchildren. Nine surviving brothers and sisters: Arthur of Hibbing MN, Mrs. Lydia Goard of Hibbing MN, Fay Brist of Watertown SD, Mrs. Charles Higgins of of Lakeside MT, Bennie Brist of MT, Mrs. Alta Ambrose of Washington DC, Claude Brist of Roseau MN, Mrs. George Vanderbloom of Daly City CA and Miss Iva Brist of Washington CD
1930 Flathead MT
Orin W Brist 53
Maggie S Brist 41
Madeline Brist 18
Jessie Brist 16
Orin W Brist 15
Robert H Brist 13
Kenneth Brist 9
Claude A Brist 6
Thomas E Brist 4
1910 Flathead MT
Orin W Brest 32
Maggie Brest 22
Agnes Brest 0
Orin W. Brist (1877 - 1949)
Agnes L Brist Hafferman (1909 - 2004)*
Thomas Edwin Brist (1926 - 2001)*
Conrad Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Michelle
Record added: Mar 04, 2013
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